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Wrongful Conviction Day

Today, October 2, 2019, marks the 6th annual International Wrongful Conviction Day to raise awareness of the causes and remedies of wrongful conviction and to recognize the tremendous personal, social, and emotional costs of wrongful conviction for innocent people and their families. The collaboration between the NBA family and organizations of the Innocence Network began[…]

Steve Kerr: Spin Shooting Introduction

Golden State Warriors Coach brings a shooting drill that was created by Steve Nash. This drill is designed to help you go from moving incredibly fast to locking on to your target, which is the basket. The full drill is available now on the eCoachBasketball platform. iOS: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/ecoac… Apple TV: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/ecoac… Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/de… Twitter: https://twitter.com/ecoach[…]

Pelicans Assistant Coach Teresa Weatherspoon Becomes the 11th Female Coach in the NBA

The Pelicans hired WNBA legend Teresa Weatherspoon on Thursday, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. Weatherspoon will work in a “player development role,” with New Orleans, per Wojnarowski. A 2019 inductee into the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame, Weatherspoon joins New Orleans with an impressive list of career accolades. She won the national championship with Louisiana Tech in[…]

Cavaliers Head Coach John Beilein is Inducted into Canisius Hall of Fame

John Beilein has always been thankful for Canisius College, even though it took the folks under the Golden Dome five years to come around and give him the job as their men’s basketball coach. In 1987, Beilein was a candidate to replace Nick Macarchuk at age 34 but the school went with Marty Marbach and[…]

Jim O’Brien: Tight Screen – Curls and Fades Introduction

Philadelphia 76ers Assistant Coach Jim O’Brien brings you a drill to help you learn how to read the defense and use screens to get your shot off. Do not look at the basketball until the defense commits. The full drill can be found on the eCoachBasketball platform. iOS: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/ecoac… Apple TV: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/ecoac… Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/de… Twitter:[…]