ASSISTANT COACHES

ASSISTANT COACHES

NATIONAL BASKETBALL COACHES ASSOCIATION STATEMENT ON THE PASSING OF COACH TEX WINTER

NEW YORK, October 11, 2018 – The membership of the National Basketball Coaches Association (all Head and Assistant Coaches in the NBA and its alumni group) mourn the passing of Coach Tex Winter. During an impressive NBA career, Tex Winter coached for the Houston Rockets, Chicago Bulls and Los Angeles Lakers. Tex was the recipient[…]

Kings Assistant Coach Phil Ricci Excited for 2018-19 Season

  “We just have to come in and do our jobs, get these guys ready to go and win games.” That’s the sentiment this season from Kings Assistant Player Development Coach Phil Ricci. After joining Sactown’s coaching staff last season, Ricci says he feels more accustomed to the NBA lifestyle. Gaining invaluable experience from the[…]

Kristi Toliver Part of Wizards Training Camp Coaching Staff

In the final portion of the Washington Wizards‘ practice last Wednesday, a new, 5-foot-7 coach dished set-up passes for players to put up jump shots. That coach came closer than the Wizards did to winning a championship last season — a WNBA championship. It was Kristi Toliver, the Washington Mystics’ point guard, whom the Wizards[…]