ASSISTANT COACHES

ASSISTANT COACHES

Lloyd Pierce – Atlanta Hawks Head Coach Has One Main Goal: Help Players Get Better

Atlanta Hawks first year Head Coach Lloyd Pierce leaves no question as to where his coaching roots come from: his alma mater Santa Clara University. After playing for professionally for several years overseas, he was given his fist coaching position from his college coach, Dick Davey. In the NBA, he attributes his ascent to simply[…]

Ettore Messina – San Antonio Spurs Assistant Is An Italian Coaching Legend

San Antonio Spurs Assistant Coach Ettore Messina’s accolades stretch a page long and worldwide. But he will be the first to tell you that he is still a student of the game, and he is lucky enough to be under the tutelage of possibly the best teacher. Messina began coaching in his home country of[…]

Nate Loenser – Chicago Bulls Assistant Coach And Remarkable Overachiever

Despite being born without part of his left arm, Chicago Bulls Assistant Coach Nate Loenser has always set out to be the best at everything he possibly can. At Northern University High School in Cedar Rapids, Coach Loenser earned 11 varsity letters in 4 different sports – Football, Baseball, Basketball, and Golf. In addition to[…]