Gregg Popovich, the head coach of the San Antonio Spurs, has established his place on the Mount Rushmore of coaches, alongside Red Auerbach, Phil Jackson and Pat Riley. What makes him and his team so successful, though? Establishing he belongs with the greatest is not hard. According to Basketball Reference, Popovich is 247 games over .500 for his[…]
NBA COACHES IN THE NEWS
Head Coach of the Milwaukee Bucks Larry Drew intereacted with local families while helping distribute Thanksgiving dinner baskets at the House of Peace in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
On November 26th Brad Stevens of the Boston Celtics helped hand out food for Thanksgiving at the Greater Boston Foodbank in Boston, Massachusetts.
As they prepare to head out on their first extended road trip of the season this week, Coach Jason Kidd and his Brooklyn Nets took a special trip on Monday to spend some time with Armed Forces members in Brooklyn for Veterans Day. The Nets held their daily practice on Monday at Fort Hamilton Army[…]
On Monday, LaMarcus Aldridge, Damian Lillard, Terry Stotts, Neil Olshey and Chris McGowan joined students at Ockley Green/Chief Joseph for an assembly to stress the importance of teamwork, active lifestyles and lifelong learning. Terry Stotts on teamwork: “Things aren’t always going to go smoothly out on the court, sometimes things don’t go smoothly off the[…]