If Coby Karl had a question about his craft last season, he could head down the hallway and knock on the door of an 11-time NBA champion. Or he could scroll through the contacts on his phone and call a coach who has won more than 1,100 NBA games.
EL SEGUNDO – The Los Angeles D-Fenders have named Coby Karl as head coach, it was announced today by team President/CEO Joey Buss and General Manager Nick Mazzella. Karl will replace Casey Owens, who takes over as an assistant coach and advance scout on the Los Angeles Lakers staff.
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- Even when the Golden State Warriors faced a 3-1 deficit in the Western Conference finals, Atlanta Falcons coach Dan Quinn never doubted the reigning NBA champs could make a dramatic comeback and win the series.
OAKLAND, Calif. -- As Steve Kerr tried to cope with the headaches, nausea, pain and other concerning symptoms, there were times he wondered whether he would even come back to coach the Golden State Warriors this season, whether he even should return to the bench if not 100 percent healthy.
Golden State Warriors Head Coach Steve Kerr has been named the recipient of the Red Auerbach Trophy as the 2015-16 NBA Coach of the Year, the league announced today. Kerr is the third coach in Warriors history to earn the honor, joining Don Nelson (1991-92) and Alex Hannum (1963-64).