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Coach Dwane Casey and Detroit Pistons Partner With Detroit Police Department

Great work by the Detroit Pistons Community Relations team in covering the Pistons Coaches and Players work in partnering with the Detroit Police Department to launch the Advancing African American Teens Mentoring Program. Through this partnership, Detroit Pistons Coaches and Players look to establish stronger relationships within the community and to encourage courageous conversations, ultimately[…]

Atlanta Hawks Coach Lloyd Pierce on Activism and Admiration of MLK

Great work by Shaun Powell of nba.com in covering a Q&A session with Atlanta Hawks Head Coach Lloyd Pierce – Coach Pierce answers various questions regarding the history of black leaders in Atlanta, the impact of this January’s Georgia runoff, as well as the importance of togetherness and unity. Engaging in these stimulating conversations along[…]

Coaches Doc Rivers and Lloyd Pierce Continue Fight For Change With New Coalition

Great work by Brian Seltzer of sixers.com in highlighting the amazing work of the two NBA Coaches on the National Basketball Social Justice Coalition, Philadelphia 76ers’ Doc Rivers and Atlanta Hawks’ Lloyd Pierce. Both Coaches have garnered much respect from peers especially in the social justice realm – Rick Carlisle, President of the NBA Coaches[…]