Becky Hammon Selected to NBC’s 2021 Inspiration List

Congratulations to San Antonio Spurs Assistant Coach, Becky Hammon on being named to NBC’s “Inspiring America: The 2021 Inspiration List.” Great work by Drew Weisholtz of Today in covering Coach Hammon’s interview – when asked about her expected timeline for the NBA’s first female Head Coach, Hammon states, “I’m not really sure. What I’m sure[…]

Memphis Grizzlies Coaches on Keys to Building a Successful Basketball Culture

Great work by Christy Thomaskutty and the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) in facilitating an amazing conversation with Memphis Grizzlies Head Coach, Taylor Jenkins and Assistant Coach, Sonia Raman. Both Coaches reflected on their journey in getting to the NBA and provided great insight to the tools needed to build a successful basketball culture. For[…]

Sergio Scariolo Flourishes as Acting Head Coach in Unusual Circumstances

Great work by Steve Loung of Sportsnet in covering the amazing job of Toronto Raptors Assistant Coach and acting Head Coach, Sergio Scariolo. While five of the Raptors coaching staff were out due to Health and Safety Protocols, Coach Scariolo not only was prepared to step in and lead the team, but he also flourished,[…]

Coach Stan Van Gundy’s Meaningful and Impactful Time Teaching Inside a Florida Prison

Great work by Joe Vardon of The Athletic in capturing New Orleans Pelicans Head Coach Stan Van Gundy’s time spent teaching a Sports in Society class at Tomoka Correctional Institution in Miami Dade County, Florida. Throughout his time teaching in this prison, Coach Van Gundy became fully engaged with many inmates and their stories; Coach[…]