Lakers Announce Hiring of Byron Scott as Head Coach

EL SEGUNDO – The Los Angeles Lakers have signed Byron Scott to a multi-year contract as head coach, it was announced today by General Manager Mitch Kupchak. Per team policy, terms of the agreement were not released. “After an extensive and thorough search, we’re proud to welcome Byron back to the Lakers family as our next[…]

The National Basketball Coaches Association and Joseph Abboud Team Up to Give Back

NBA Coaches Help Raise Awareness and Lend Support to the Men’s Wearhouse National Suit Drive  FREMONT, Calif. (July 17, 2014) – The National Basketball Coaches Association (NBCA) announced today that it will expand upon its partnership with Joseph Abboud, the Official Wardrobe Supplier of the NBCA’s 2013-14 season, by helping to raise awareness for the[…]

Lionel Hollins Introduced as Brooklyn Nets Head Coach

  Lionel Hollins was introduced as the Brooklyn Net’s new head coach at a Monday morning press conference, following last week’s stunning departure of Jason Kidd.  “I’m all about who wants me,” Hollins said. “I’m here and I’m excited, and I’m moving forward.” Hollins is known as a strong defensive coach, with the Grizzlies holding[…]

Rick Carlisle Returns to SLU for Student Basketball Camp

Rick Carlisle, Dallas Mavericks head coach, talked to young athletes at St. Lawrence University’s boys and girls basketball camp Monday during his visit to St. Lawrence University in Canton. Upon his visit he gave praise, ran drills, and even demonstrated plays with the students. via

Quin Snyder & Jazz Staff Host Special Olympics Clinic

On Saturday, Quin Snyders and the Jazz hosted a private basketball clinic for 30 Special Olympics Utah athletes with 2014 Utah Jazz NBA Draft picks Danté Exum and Rodney Hood, as well as members of the Jazz coaching and basketball operations staff.