Great work by the Indiana Pacers for making Bankers Life Fieldhouse into a voting site for the upcoming 2020 election. Check out the full press release here: https://www.nba.com/pacers/news/marion-county-election-board-shares-vote-center-plan-ahead-november-3-election (Photo by NBAE/Getty Images via nba.com)
NBA COACHES IN THE NEWS
Cleveland Cavaliers Head Coach J.B. Bickerstaff, the Cleveland Browns, and the Cleveland Indians Form an Alliance to Address Social Injustice
Great work by Cleveland Cavaliers Head Coach J.B. Bickerstaff for teaming up with the Cleveland Browns and Cleveland Indians to fight social injustice in Northeast Ohio. Cleveland’s teams announced an alliance to “develop a sustainable and direct strategy to address social injustice facing the city and all Northeast Ohio communities.” The three-team alliance will focus[…]
The NBA Coaches support our players 100%. The restart happened largely because of the platform it provided. The baseless shootings of Jacob Blake and other black men and women by law enforcement underscores the need for action. Not after the playoffs, not in the future, but now.
Great work by Los Angeles Clippers Head Coach Doc Rivers for speaking out on the shooting of Jacob Blake. Coach Rivers discussed the need to do better as a country. “You don’t need to be black to be outraged. You need to be American…” Check out the full article here: https://www.espn.com/nba/story/_/id/29740593/clippers-coach-doc-rivers-jacob-blake-shooting-got-demand-better
Great article by Stefan Bondy of the New York Daily News on New York Knicks Associate Head Coach Johnnie Bryant’s method of focused and personalized player development training that fosters an enduring relationship. Over the course of his career, Coach Bryant has helped develop All-Stars such as Donovan Mitchell, Gordan Hayward, Paul Millsap, and Damian[…]