Warriors’ Kerr deems reading fundamental to coaching

When Steve Kerr was tabbed to take part in the “Read to Achieve” portion of the Warriors’ back-to-school week at Longfellow Elementary in San Francisco, it wasn’t by accident. The Warriors’ head coach is an avid reader. He tackled a 608-page book on legendary UCLA basketball coach John Wooden this summer and has moved on to a biography of[…]

NBCA set to sponsor third annual GMs & Coaches Clinic September 19th – 20th

The NBCA is proud to announce their sponsorship of the 2014 GMs & Coaches Clinic in Chicago Sept 19, 20th.   The GMs & Coaches Clinic, also known throughout NBA circles as “GrgFest”, is a two day workshop and education program designed for current and future NBA Executives and Coaches to improve performance levels, compare best[…]

Frank Vogel donates 500 Indiana Fever tickets to area fans

Indiana Pacers head coach Frank Vogel is trying to help the Indiana Fever pack Bankers Life Fieldhouse for Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals on Sept. 3. Vogel bought 500 tickets to the Fever-Chicago Sky series deciding game, according to Fevers’ website on Sept. 1, and will give them away for free starting Tuesday at noon. Fever fans[…]

Doc Rivers Agrees to Contract Through 2019 Season

The Los Angeles Clippers today announced that President of Basketball Operations and Head Coach Doc Rivers has agreed to a contract that will keep him with the team through the end of the 2019 season. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. “This is an important day for this organization,” Clippers owner Steve Ballmer said.[…]

Denver Nuggets coach Brian Shaw enjoys NBA trip to Africa

Last week, Nuggets coach Brian Shaw was immersed in the non-safari side of Africa. But his family? All safari, all the time. “They did all of that,” he said. Shaw, however, got a glimpse of some of the NBA players of the future — those who make it that far, anyway — when he helped[…]