ASSISTANT COACHES

ASSISTANT COACHES

Inside John Lucas’s 45-Year NBA Journey

Great work by Michael Shapiro of Sports Illustrated in depicting the amazing 45 year journey of Houston Rockets Assistant Coach, John Lucas. From being drafted #1 overall in the 1976 NBA Draft, to overcoming issues with sobriety, to becoming one of the game’s most influential coaches, Coach Lucas has garnered the respect of most in[…]

Golden State Warriors Assistant Coach Mike Brown Q&A Session

Great work by Tom Kirkland of the Olympic Channel in covering a wide range of topics with Golden State Warriors Assistant Coach, Mike Brown. Throughout this Q&A session, Coach Brown discusses his commitment to coaching the Nigerian National Team, Nelson Mandela’s impact on Africa, as well as learning from NBA superstars, including Stephen Curry, and[…]

Coach Becky Hammon Makes NBA History

Congratulations to San Antonio Spurs Assistant Coach Becky Hammon on becoming the NBA’s first female coach to be designated as a Head Coach in a game. Great work by Dave McMenamin of ESPN in covering this monumental moment in NBA history – several peers including Head Coaches Gregg Popovich and Frank Vogel as well as[…]