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Hawks’ Budenholzer, Warriors’ Kerr named Coaches of the Month

NEW YORK — The Atlanta Hawks’ Mike Budenholzer and the Golden State Warriors’ Steve Kerr today were named the NBA Eastern and Western Conference Coaches of the Month, respectively, for games played in January. Budenholzer coached the Hawks to the best undefeated record in a calendar month in NBA history (17-0) and led them to the[…]

No clear answer why Fitch, Motta are not Hall of Famers

The NBA Coaches Association is backing Bill Fitch and Dick Motta as Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Famers. Contrary to popular belief, the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame doesn’t determine its inductees with a Magic 8 Ball. It only seems that way, given the lack of transparency of the Hall’s voting process. Just about[…]

Golden State’s Steve Kerr to coach West All-Stars

NEW YORK — Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr and his staff will coach the Western Conference All-Stars for the 2015 NBA All-Star Game to be played on Sunday, Feb. 15, at Madison Square Garden. The Warriors (34-6, .850) clinched the best record in the Western Conference through games played Feb. 1, by virtue of their 126-113[…]

Hawks’ Budenholzer to coach East All-Stars

NEW YORK — Atlanta Hawks head coach Mike Budenholzer and his staff will coach the Eastern Conference All-Stars for the 2015 NBA All-Star Game, to be played on Sunday, Feb. 15, at Madison Square Garden. The Hawks (35-8, .814) clinched the best record in the conference through games played on Sunday, Feb. 1, by virtue of their[…]

From Austin to the NBA: Quin Snyder’s route

The Spurs coaches’ retreat is an annual event held by coach Gregg Popovich to begin the season, where coaches spend a few days watching film and exchanging ideas. Snyder was a part of the Spurs organization from 2007 to 2010, when he was head coach of the Austin Toros (now the Austin Spurs), the Spurs’[…]