ASSISTANT COACHES

ASSISTANT COACHES

Coach JD DuBois and The Right Conversation

(Photograph via Everyone Has a Story website) On Thursday evening, JD DuBois and Everyone Has a Story (EHAS) hosted a panel focused on mental health to kickoff the 2020 NBA All-Star Weekend. EHAS is a non-profit organization founded by Detroit Pistons Assistant Coach JD DoBois in 2016. The organization focuses on promoting compassion for others[…]

Mike Brown to Coach Olympic-bound Nigeria Basketball Team

Congratulations to Golden State Warriors Assistant Coach Mike Brown on being named the Head Coach of the Nigerian national basketball team that is heading to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Check out the full article here: https://www.espn.com/olympics/basketball/story/_/id/28636069/warriors-mike-brown-coach-olympic-bound-nigeria-men-hoops-team 

JJ Outlaw – Whoever You Are, Stay True to That

Cleveland Cavaliers Assistant Coach JJ Outlaw grew up around the NBA with his father Coach John Outlaw. JJ knew that after playing for the Philadelphia Eagles, he wanted to follow his father’s footsteps and coach in the NBA. From starting in the video room with the Los Angeles Lakers, to becoming an Assistant Coach first[…]

The Brooklyn Nets Coaching Staff Hosted a Coaches Clinic for Over 100 Local Coaches

On January 8, 2020, the Brooklyn Nets Basketball Academy hosted a Coaches Clinic where over 100 Coaches received training and tips from members of the Brooklyn Nets Coaching Staff. To conclude the evening Positive Coaching Alliance made a presentation about “Coaching for Winning & Life Lessons.” Check out the full article here: https://www.nba.com/nets/gallery/2020/01/10/brooklyn-nets-basketball-academy-coaches-clinic

Dutch Gaitley – Pave Your Own Path

Charlotte Hornets Assistant Coach Dutch Gaitley grew up in a basketball family. From the courts of Temple University to the San Antonio Spurs video room, Coach Gaitley learned that it only takes one team to take a chance on you. Check out his Coaches Story to learn more about his journey to the NBA, his[…]