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Spurs Head Coach Gregg Popovich Reaches 1,200th Career Win Milestone

The San Antonio Spurs defeated the Los Angeles Lakers Saturday night at home, giving Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich the 1,200th win of his NBA coaching career. Popovich, 69, now has a regular-season coaching mark of 1,200-543 with the Spurs. Gregg Popovich became head coach of the Spurs all the way back in 1996. He[…]

Pat Sullivan Close to Home Coaching with the Knicks

Jay Mahoney never thought Pat Sullivan would become a coach. Back when Sullivan was playing for the long-time Bogota boys basketball coach, Mahoney didn’t see that career in Sullivan’s future. But looking back, the traits were all there. Sullivan had the work ethic, the commitment, the desire to improve and learn. He never wanted to[…]

Hornets Don’t Mind Jay Triano’s Passion for Basketball in Canada

Go find something to love the way Charlotte Hornets lead assistant Jay Triano loves Canadian basketball. The former Raptors coach is back in Toronto for Monday’s game. Triano, who grew up on the Canadian side of Niagara Falls, has a book coming out on his lifelong love affair with hoops and Canada. He’s in his[…]

Kenny Atkinson Looks Back at all the Coaches Who Influenced His Career

Brooklyn Nets coach Kenny Atkinson entered his third season as an NBA head coach with a reputation as one of the league’s more progressive coaches in terms of embracing what he tends to describe as “the modern NBA” with its offensive emphasis on high-value shots beyond the 3-point line and at the rim, a defensive[…]

Jim O’Brien: Introduction to the Buddy Workout

Philadelphia 76ers assistant coach Jim O’Brien is here to introduce you to his buddy workout series. The buddy workout focuses on drills you and a friend can do in a gym to improve your game. The first few videos focus on passing, attacking the defender, pivoting, and warming up. This first of the series is[…]