Apr 15, 2017
Angela Spears, Dream Living Coach
Women Coaching in the
- NBA commissioner Adam Silver
told ESPN he believes there will be a female head coach in his
league, and he wants it to happen "sooner rather than later." Women
will be officiating in the NBA as early as next season. Source:
Should Women Coach in the
- In November 2009, Nancy
Lieberman became the coach of the Texas Legends in the NBA
Development League, an affiliate of the Dallas Mavericks. She is
the first woman to coach a professional men's basketball team.
Source: Wikipedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nancy_Lieberman
- On August 5, 2014, Rebecca Lynn
"Becky" Hammon became an assistant coach for the San Antonio Spurs,
becoming the first female full-time assistant coach in the NBA.
Source: Wikipedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Becky_Hammon
- In July 2015, Nancy Lieberman
was hired by the Sacramento Kings as an assistant coach, becoming
the second female assistant coach in NBA history.
- Rekaya and Angela share their
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