Jim O’Brien – “BEEF” Form Shooting Introduction

Assistant Coach Jim O’Brien of the Philadelphia 76ers brings you a great drill to improve your, or your players’, shooting form. Coach O’Brien calls it the BEEF method. Check out the full video, newly released on the eCoachBasketball platform, to see what BEEF stands for and to improve your shooting. iOS:… Apple TV:…[…]

Patrick Mutombo – The Journey of an Artist On and Off the Court

Defending NBA Champion and Toronto Raptors Assistant Coach Patrick Mutombo shares his journey, love of painting and how the connections he develops with his players not only allow him to impact their lives, but also helps him become a better leader. This story is a part of the NBCA Coaches Stories series. Join us as[…]

Taylor Jenkins Path to Becoming the NBA’s Second Youngest Head Coach

“‘[Jenkins] has the overall knowledge of everything that it takes to be a head coach. It always starts with a high basketball acumen […] but you also need an understanding of what’s happening in the [NBA] landscape,’ Budenholzer said. ‘How are you building culture, how are you building your team, can you work with a[…]

Meet the Coach Who Will Shape The Clippers’ Defense

Great article by Sean Deveney in Forbes about Los Angeles Clippers Assistant Coach Rex Kalamian and how he has come full circle from breaking into the NBA with the Clippers in 1992 under mentor and then Head Coach Bill Fitch, to beginning his second season of his second stint with the Clippers under Head Coach[…]

This NBA man became known for his trademark bow ties – and heart of gold

Michael H. Goldberg, the longtime former NBCA Executive Director relentlessly advocated for NBA Coaches from 1980 until his passing in 2017. For nearly four decades, Michael raised the profile of NBA Coaches both domestically and internationally and helped initiate and increase pension funding, annuity and disability plans and licensing and marketing programs for Coaches. He[…]