Utah Jazz Assistant Coach Mike Wells 25+ Year Coaching Career

Utah Jazz Assistant Coach Mike Wells started his career as an intern with the Houston Rockets in 1994 and was a member of the coaching staff when they won the NBA Championship in 1995. That internship shaped his coaching career forever. In his Coaches Story, Coach Wells discusses the opportunity and privilege to work under[…]

Los Angeles Lakers Assistant Coach Phil Handy’s Love of Basketball

Los Angeles Lakers Assistant Coach Phil Handy fell in love with the game of basketball because of his older brother. After playing for a couple of years at the University of Hawaii, Coach Handy played overseas, eventually retiring in Australia. He then started his renowned training company, 94 Feet of Game, which allowed him to[…]

Chad Iske – Figuring Out Your Coaching Philosophy

Charlotte Hornets Assistant Coach Chad Iske is a true believer in taking the process one step at a time. In his video, Coach Iske discusses how he went from a small town in Iowa to the sidelines of the NBA by learning from his mentors and shaping his coaching philosophy each step of the way.[…]

John Bryant – How Passion and Persistence Led Him to the NBA

Philadelphia 76ers Assistant Coach John Bryant knew what he wanted to do from an early age. Thanks to a group of great mentors along the way, Coach Bryant was able to combine his passions for basketball, teaching and connecting people into a career in the NBA. Check out his Coaches Story to learn more about[…]