Enjoy Your Journey, How David Vanterpool Made His Way to the NBA

According to Timberwolves Associate Head Coach David Vanterpool, the game of basketball always kept calling him. Coach Vanterpool’s journey has taken him from the playgrounds of Silver Spring, MD to Italy, China, Russia and beyond. Now as an NBA Coach he is imparting this mentality on his players: constantly learning from the journey more than[…]

One on One with NBA Assistant Coach Kara Lawson

“I think everyone feels that the tide is turning, not just in basketball, but in professional sports. That little girl that comes up to me today is going to have a better opportunity, a greater chance … the ability to take it farther than I have because that’s kind of how you hope society evolves[…]

NBCA and NBA Partner to Provide Continuing Professional Development Opportunities Through the NBA Coaches Equality Initiative

“New database, coaching summit can establish path for women in NBA” Thank you to the Sports Business Journal and Shira Springer for highlighting the work the NBCA and NBA are doing to provide continuing professional development opportunities through the NBA Coaches Equality Initiative and the new database launching later this season. “If the database works[…]