Warriors’ Steve Kerr Caps Remarkable Rookie Season with NBA Championship

  Thirteen months ago, Steve Kerr had a choice to make. Two job offers sat on the table in front of him: head east to join one of his former coaches and mentors, newly installed president of basketball operations Phil Jackson, in attempting to turn around the New York Knicks, or stay on the West Coast[…]

Nuggets Hire Malone as Next Head Coach

DENVER — The Denver Nuggets have hired Michael Malone as their new coach. Malone got the job over Melvin Hunt, who served as interim coach after Brian Shaw was fired on March 3. The players lobbied for the Nuggets to make Hunt the full-time coach. Malone was let go by Sacramento in December after going 39-67[…]

NBCA Presents 2015 Chuck Daly Lifetime Achievement Award to NBA Coaching Icon Dick Motta

Cleveland, June 9, 2015–Dick Motta, one of the winningest coaches in NBA history, is the recipient of the 2015 “Chuck Daly Lifetime Achievement Award”, the National Basketball Coaches Association announced today. “Dick Motta was a true NBA coaching pioneer who brought to the game a great basketball mind, with a competitive toughness. During his impactful[…]

NBCA wishes Joel Litvin the best as he begins a new chapter in his career

“We wish our good friend and longtime NBA colleague Joel Litvin all the best as he begins a new chapter in his career.  Joel was a major player in the NBA’s growth and success over the past 25 years and will be missed by all of our members. With his ready advice and counsel, the[…]

Bulls Name Fred Hoiberg Head Coach

The Chicago Bulls announced today the hiring of Fred Hoiberg. In accordance with team policy, terms of the contract were not announced. Hoiberg, 42, is the 19th head coach in franchise history. For the last five seasons, he served as the head coach at Iowa State University. In his five years at his alma mater,[…]