D-League Coaching News

NBA Vet Luke Walton Hired As Coach By LA D-Fenders

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As he waits for one last opportunity to play in the NBA, Luke Walton will join the Lakers' D-League affiliate (the Los Angeles D-Fenders) as a player development coach.

Report: RGV Vipers Hire Nevada Smith as Head Coach

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According to Adrian Wojnarowski, the Rio Grande Valley Vipers have hired Keystone State's Nevada Smith as their new head coach.

Source: NBA Vet Cliff Robinson To Coach in NBADL

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According to a source, NBA veteran Cliff Robinson will be joining the Springfield Armor as an assistant coach. The former Nets forward also helped out at one of their open tryout sessions last month.

Ken McDonald Named Head Coach of Austin Toros

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With Taylor Jenkins joining former Spurs' assistant coach Mike Budenholzer's staff with the Atlanta Hawks, San Antonio has promoted from within. Toros' assistant Ken McDonald will take over as head...

James Posey Joins Canton Charge As Assistant Coach

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On the prowl for a coaching job throughout this offseason, two-time NBA champion James Posey will join the Canton Charge of the NBA D-League as an assistant coach.

NBADL Coach Moves Into New Role

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Joel Abelson will assume new role this coming NBA D-League season.

Casey Hill Named Head Coach of Santa Cruz Warriors

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Just one day after watching Nate Bjorkgren leave to assume head coaching duties with the Iowa Energy, the Santa Cruz Warriors named assistant coach Casey Hill as his replacement.

Coach Pat Delany Talks About Upcoming NBADL Season

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The Heat and Skyforce recently introduced Pat Delany, a Miami team employee for the past decade, as Sioux Falls' newest head coach.

NBAL Coaching Vet Ready to Embrace New Opportunity

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Five-year NBA D-League coaching veteran Bob MacKinnon has joined the Los Angeles D-Fenders, and is poised to embrace the history & culture that comes along with joining such an organization as he...

New Celtics' Coach to Have NBA D-League Role?

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The Boston Celtics will add former Butler point guard Ronald Nored to their coaching staff as an assistant. Still just 23 years old, Nored is expected to have some sort of role with the Maine Red...

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NBADL Coach Jenkins Joins Atlanta Hawks' Staff

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Taylor Jenkins of the Austin Toros will be joining former Spurs' assistant coach Mike Budenholzer's new staff with the Atlanta Hawks.

NBADL Coach Nick Nurse to Join Toronto Raptors?

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After leading the Rio Grande Valley Vipers to an NBA D-League title, head coach Nick Nurse is now a candidate for an NBA assistant coaching job with the Toronto Raptors.

Former D-League Coach Larry Lewis Joins LA Lakers

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After spending the past two seasons with the Los Angeles D-Fenders, coach Larry Lewis receives a call-up of his own as he joins Mike D'Antoni's staff on the Lakers.

James Posey Looking Into NBADL For a Coaching Gig?

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Approximately 200 basketball hopefuls participated in the NBADL's national tryout this past weekend, but the opportunity for exposure and more experience was also valuable to a handful of past NBA...

Former NBADL Coach Chris Finch Up For 76ers' Job?

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With the 76ers' head coaching position still a vacant one, former Rockets' turned 76ers executive Sam Hinkie is said to be considering former D-League coach (and current Houston assistant) Chris...

NBADL Coach Vitaly Potapenko Joins Cavaliers

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Former NBA big man turned NBADL coach Vitaly Potapenko has received a call-up of his own. He'll re-join the Cleveland Cavaliers, this time, as a player-development coach.

Nick Nurse Following In Chris Finch's Footsteps?

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Reigning NBA D-League champion head coach Nick Nurse might be taking another cue from current Houston Rockets assistant coach Chris Finch, as he's being considered for an NBA gig following his...

Why Mark Madsen Is Perfect To Help Guide DLeaguers

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Two-time NBA champ Mark Madsen has officially returned to the Lakers' organization as head coach of their minor league affiliate. His past experiences make him the perfect candidate to take on such...

15-Year NBA Vet Uses NBADL To Develop As A Coach

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Former longtime NBA player Scott Williams, finished up his first season coaching in the NBA D-League with the Idaho Stampede. Williams shared his experience with RidiculousUpside.com, while also...

Jeff Bower Among Candidates For Sioux Falls Skyforce Coaching Job

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The Sioux Falls Skyforce employed NBA veteran Mo McHone as the team's head coach last season, but following a second-straight last place finish, the NBA D-League team has decided to change...

On Quin Snyder Being A Finalist For Charlotte Bobcats Coaching Vacancy

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Quin Snyder is a finalist to be the next head coach of the Charlotte Bobcats. Here's a detailed look at what he might bring to the table.

Duane Ticknor To Be New Fort Wayne Mad Ants Head Coach

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The Fort Wayne Mad Ants decided to open up their head coaching job following a less-than-stellar season and, despite interviewing interim coach Steve Gansey for the position, Jeff Potter decided to...

Making The Case For Mad Ants Head Coach Steve Gansey

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Fort Wayne Mad Ants Coach Steve Gansey should get another season to prove his ability to coach and lead a team.

The NCAA Basketball Coach Of The Year Should Be ... Deane Martin?

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Former NBA D-League coach Deane Martin is getting strong praise for the turnaround he's been able to pull off with the Idaho State Bengals, leading some to believe he's an NCAA Coach of the Year...

Nate Tibbetts Hired As Cleveland Cavaliers Assistant Coach

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The Cleveland Cavaliers made an excellent addition to their coaching staff on Monday, hiring Tulsa 66ers head coach Nate Tibbetts as an assistant coach. Tibbetts' assistant with the D-League's...

Eric Musselman And The Los Angeles D-Fenders Begin Season Friday

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Eric Musselman and the Los Angeles D-Fenders, the D-League affiliate of the Lakers, will begin their season this Friday.

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