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Dwane Casey Named 2017-18 NBA Coach of the Year

SOURCE: ESPN Dwane Casey was named the NBA’s Coach of the Year on Monday night for a season in which he led the Toronto Raptors to their best regular season, only to be fired after they were ousted for a third straight playoffs by LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers. Casey, who has since been hired as the head coach[…]

Oklahoma City Thunder Assistant Coach Maurice Cheeks to be Honored by his Alma Mater

SOURCE: myhighplains.com For more than 40 years, Maurice Cheeks has brought great distinction to West Texas A&M University (WT) with his outstanding career as a player and coach in the National Basketball Association and his recent induction into the prestigious Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame.   WT, along with the help of teammates, peers, friends and[…]

Chicago Bulls Head Coach Fred Hoiberg Discusses the Bulls’ 2017-2018 Season

SOURCE: NBA.com, Steve Aschburner A year ago, on the night of the 2017 NBA Draft, the Chicago Bulls switched gears. Jimmy Butler was traded to Minnesota, taking with him any pretense that the Bulls were a legitimate playoff team. In that moment, Chicago committed to a rebuild, which is to say, a dive into the[…]

Coach Monty Williams Surprises U.S. Troops at Work

SOURCE: USO, Sandi Moynihan As part of the NBA Cares Hoops for Troops program, NBA legend Kevin Martin, coach Monty Williams and WNBA legend Ruthie Bolton embarked on a multi-day USO tour to three U.S. military installations in Kuwait. During the tour, the trio surprised troops at work, learned about the military and participated in[…]

Coach Darvin Ham on “The Hammer Play”

 SOURCE: Milwaukee Bucks New Milwaukee Bucks assistant coach Darvin Ham played for the Bucks from 1999-2002. He reflects on his time playing for Milwaukee under Coach George Karl and his creation of “The Hammer Play.” More video content from the NBA Coaches Association here: http://www.youtube.com/c/NBAcoachesAssociation