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Brad Stevens Visits Children’s Hospital

BOSTON — Boston Celtics coach Brad Stevens and players Courtney Lee, Brandon Bass, Jeff Green, Kris Humphries, Keith Bogans, and Kelly Olynyk visited Boston Children’s Hospital on Thursday to spread holiday cheer to patients during the team’s offday. The players interacted with patients, worked on Christmas crafts, and ripped through a medley of holiday hits[…]

The NBCA Partners With The Boys & Girls Club of America on Coaches for Kids

The National Basketball Coaches Association, team general managers, NBA Athletic Trainers Association, and the National Basketball Association is partnering with Boys & Girls Clubs of America to bring the Coaches for Kids program to Club members. Through the program, NBA coaches, assistant coaches, GMs and athletic trainers will contribute to the Coaches for Kids program,[…]

Monty Williams Hosts Meal for 200-plus at NOLA Mission

As the executive director for the New Orleans Mission, David Bottner sees Monty Williams as a familiar face not because Williams is the head coach of the city’s NBA team. No, Williams is well-known to Bottner due to the regular visits Williams makes to the Mission, a homeless shelter in Central City.  “Before the (NBA)[…]

Monty Williams of the New Orleans Pelicans helps make a wish

On December 10th, 2013 Monty Williams of the New Orleans Pelicans helped make the wish of 17-year-old Zevon Franklin of Brooklyn, New York come true. Williams gave the Make-a-Wish recipient a personal tour of the new Pelicans practice facility  in Metairie, Louisiana. Zevon will also got to attend the Pelicans match-up with the Detroit Pistons.

Joseph Abboud Named Official Wardrobe Supplier to National Basketball Coaches Association

FREMONT, Calif., Dec. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Joseph Abboud will be adding a touch of style to the basketball court as the Head Coaches of the NBA wear his custom tailored clothing during the 2013-2014 season. This is Joseph Abboud’s fifth season as the official wardrobe supplier to the National Basketball Coaches Association. The coaches[…]