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Doc Rivers Wins the 2018-19 Rudy Tomjanovich Award

The Professional Basketball Writers Association (PBWA) announced today that L.A. Clippers Head Coach Doc Rivers has won the 2018-19 Rudy Tomjanovich Award, which honors an NBA coach for his cooperation with the media and fans, as well as his excellence on the court. In his sixth season with the Clippers, Rivers, who previously won the[…]

Memphis Grizzlies Hire Former Bucks Assistant Taylor Jenkins

The Memphis Grizzlies have named Taylor Jenkins as the team’s new head coach. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed. The Grizzlies will officially introduce Coach Jenkins as head coach at a media availability at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, June 12 in the Don Poier Media Center at FedExForum. The availability will[…]

Nick Nurse’s Road to the NBA

Nick Nurse has certainly paid his dues to be the head coach of the Toronto Raptors as they try to win their first ever NBA title. It’s not only a special moment for him and the team, but also for many in the state of Iowa, including Nurse’s former coaches and teammates at Northern Iowa.[…]

NATIONAL BASKETBALL COACHES ASSOCIATION PRESENTS THE 2019 CHUCK DALY LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD TO NBA COACHING ICON FRANK LAYDEN

TORONTO, Canada June 2, 2019— Frank Layden, one of the sports world’s most colorful characters and whose impact on the NBA transcended his coaching contributions, is the recipient of the 2019 Chuck Daly Lifetime Achievement Award, the National Basketball Coaches Association announced today. “Frank Layden represents the very best in coaching,” said Dallas Mavericks Head[…]