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Toronto Raptors Head Coach Nick Nurse is Named the NBA Coach of the Year

Congratulations to Toronto Raptors Head Coach Nick Nurse for being named the 2020 NBA Coach of the Year. Coach Nurse becomes the first coach to be selected as Coach of the Year in both the NBA and the NBA G League In games played through March 11, Nurse led the Raptors (46-18, .719) to the[…]

NBA Teams to Make Arenas Available as ‘Election Super Center’

Great work by Los Angeles Clippers Head Coach Doc Rivers for working with the Election Super Centers Project to have the LA Forum serve as a polling place for the upcoming November election. The Election Super Centers Project is a nonpartisan, joint initiative of the National Vote at Home Institute and Silver Linings Group, working[…]

Phoenix Suns Head Coach Monty Williams Named NBA Coach of the Seeding Games

Congratulations to Phoenix Suns Head Coach Monty Williams for being named the NBA Coach of the Seeding Games. Coach Williams garnered 20 of 21 first-place votes for NBA Coach of the Seeding Games balloting. Under Coach Williams’ direction, the Suns were the only undefeated team in the bubble as their eight-game winning streak put them[…]

Coach Kenny Atkinson Discusses Game Management and the NBA Coaches Video Library with eCoachBasketball on this week’s Jr. NBA Coaches Corner Podcast Hosted by ESPN’s Jay Bilas

Check out this week’s Jr. NBA Coaches Corner Podcast, featuring Coach Kenny Atkinson discussing game management. The Jr. NBA Coaches Corner Podcast is a 12-part podcast series focused on youth coaching development and basketball strategy, featuring NBA Head and Assistant Coaches. The podcast is hosted by Jay Bilas of ESPN and episodes will be streamed[…]