NBA Coach of the Year George Karl Joins ESPN as NBA Studio Analyst

The 2012-13 NBA Coach of the Year George Karl has joined ESPN as an NBA analyst. As part of the multi-year agreement, Karl will provide analysis for a variety of studio shows, includingSportsCenter, NBA Coast 2 Coast, NBA Tonight and other news and information programming. He will make his debut on the 11 p.m. ET edition of SportsCenter on Saturday,[…]

George Karl Earns NBA Coach Of The Year Honors

“I am honored and energized to represent coaching and be their ambassador as coach of the year and continue to symbolize the great coaching there is in the NBA,” Karl said in a statement. “There are probably seven or eight guys who are deserving of it and another 10 or 15 other coaches who have[…]

Pat Riley receives Chuck Daly Lifetime Achievement Award

NEW YORK — Hall of Fame Coach Pat Riley is the recipient of the Association’s “Chuck Daly Lifetime Achievement Award” for 2012, the National Basketball Coaches Association announced Tuesday. Riley, enshrined in the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in 2008, his first year of eligibility, is widely recognized as one of the most successful[…]

Led by Rick Carlisle, NBA coaches dedicate postseason to Chuck Daly

The National Basketball Coaches’ Association (NBCA) announced today that it will dedicate the 2009 NBA Playoffs to former NBA Head Coach Chuck Daly. Dallas Mavericks Head Coach and President of the NBCA Rick Carlisle and NBCA Executive Director Michael Goldberg announced that NBA coaches throughout the Playoffs will wear a lapel pin emblazoned with the[…]