ASSISTANT COACHES

ASSISTANT COACHES

Phoenix Suns Hire Bryan Gates as an Assistant Coach

Great work by Duane Rankin of the Arizona Republic in covering the hiring of new Suns’ Assistant Coach, Bryan Gates. Coach Gates, who most recently coached with the Minnesota Timberwolves, places value in cultivating relationships with his fellow Coaches and players. Ryan Saunders, former Head Coach of the Timberwolves, states, “I saw firsthand how he[…]

Coach Mike Brown Leads Nigeria Past Team USA in Olympic Exhibition

  Great work by Anthony Slater of The Athletic in covering the Nigerian National Basketball Team’s astounding upset victory over Team USA this past weekend, led by Golden State Warriors Assistant Coach, Mike Brown. Coach Brown, in his first time manning the sidelines for Nigeria, produced the country’s greatest basketball moment and stated, “we want[…]

Q&A with Los Angeles Lakers’ Assistant Coach, Jason Kidd

Great work by Marc Spears of The Undefeated, in capturing Los Angeles Lakers’ Assistant Coach, Jason Kidd’s perspective on various league topics including head coaching, Kobe Bryant’s impact, as well as individual player development. When asked what it would mean to become a Head Coach again, Kidd answered, “It would be great because I really[…]