San Antonio Spurs assistant coach Becky Hammon is having herself an eventful offseason. First, she led the Spurs to a Las Vegas Summer League championship in July. Now, two months later, she's jumping out of an airplane.Hammon posted several pictures of her dive on Instagram. They're all so amazing/terrifying. This is a lot cooler than that time Tim Duncan went skydiving indoors ...
San Antonio Spurs assistant coach Becky Hammon has had a busy summer and has earned some down time. Nearly three weeks after leading the Spurs’ Summer League squad to a title, she did just that. On Saturday she visited the Freeman Coliseum to watch her former team and raise awareness for an important cause. The […]
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Female NBA coaches are all the rage these days.Becky Hammon just won a Las Vegas Summer League title with the Spurs. Nancy Lieberman just fielded an assistant job with the Kings. Heck, even the Grizzlies D-League affiliate just hired a female coach.Apparently, Courtney Lee isn't just fine with the idea of a woman coaching the men. He's more than happy about it. From TMZ:It's "dope...
Nancy Lieberman The Sacramento Kings off-season continues to excite basketball fans. The Kings recently added Nancy Lieberman to their coaching staff as an assistant coach. Lieberman will be the second female assistant coach in the NBA behind San Antonio Spurs assistant coach, Becky Hammon. Hammon broke the barriers last season by becoming the first female coach in the NBA. With...
(Nov. 20, 2014 – Source: Scott Halleran/Getty Images North America) By Eldrin Masangkay: Staff Writer at Hoopstuff… Becky Hammon, throughout her basketball career, was known for breaking records and achieving success: six time WNBA all star, two-time first team All WNBA, WNBA assist leader, record for most free throws, female Colorado sportswoman of the year. After a season...
After 16 years in the WNBA, San Antonio Spurs assistant coach Becky Hammon was honored by the team that gave her that first chance way back in 1999. Hammon was put into the New York Liberty’s ring of honor Sunday at halftime of their game against the Seattle Storm. The former WNBA legend spent eight […]
NEW YORK (AP) -- The New York Liberty honored former star Becky Hammon, putting the San Antonio Spurs assistant coach in their ring of honor Sunday at halftime of their game against the Seattle Storm. Hammon helped the Liberty reach the WNBA Finals three times, including getting New York within a game of the championship in 1999. She played for New York from 1999-2006 and ranks second...
She’s kind of a big deal. When San Antonio Spurs’ Becky Hammon isn’t blazing trails in the NBA, winning the 2015 NBA Summer League title or dancing like MC Hammer, she is showing off her lip-syncing chops to “Ron Burgundy” of the movie “Anchorman.” #ronburgundy #imkindofabigdeal #starssocial #dubsmash A video posted by Becky Hammon (@officialbeckyhammon) […]
Feels like ages have already passed since Becky Hammon and the San Antonio Spurs captured the Las Vegas Summer League title. After a whirlwind of rumors, news, and free agency departures and arrivals, the summer of 2015 has seen its fair share of work. Now all that is left to do is to test drive […]
MC Hammer has nothing on San Antonio Spurs coach Becky Hammon! Dressed in those classic baggy “Hammer Pants,” and getting down to “Can’t Touch This,” Hammon showed off her dance moves and I got to say, she can definitely break it down! Check out Becky doing her thing and prepare to be impressed because it’s […]
San Antonio Spurs assistant coach Becky Hammon continues to prove she can do it all. After coaching the Spurs' Summer League team to a championship this month, Hammon goes old school on "#ThrowBackThursday" with a dance performance of MC Hammer's 1990 hit "U Can't Touch This.' MORE FROM FOX SPORTS SOUTHWEST: - PHOTOS: Cowboys Cheerleaders Auditions - Ranking NFL quarterback salaries...
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The love affair our society is currently having with women in sports is sparking all kinds of hope about the future of gender equality finally finding its rightful place within the testosterone laden industry. From the US Women’s National Team winning the World Cup, to Becky Hammon making history as the first woman to not only coach a Las Vegas Summer League team, but to also...
Becky Hammon assistant coach of the San Antonio Spurs looks on before the game against the Atlanta Hawks on July 19, 2015 at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Garrett Ellwood/Getty Images) The basketball world has been abuzz with the growing phenomenon that is Becky Hammon. After joining Gregg Popovich’s staff as an assistant coach for the San Antonio...
There’s no doubt about it, San Antonio Spurs assistant coach Becky Hammon is on the rise as she made league history by being the first female head coach in the 2015 Vegas Summer League and leading the team to the Summer League title. She has laid down the foundation for her to one day be […]
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LAS VEGAS, NV – JULY 20: Kyle Anderson #1 of the San Antonio Spurs talks with Coach Becky Hammon during the Las Vegas Summer League Championship on July 20, 2015 at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Mandatory Credit: Photo by Jack Arent/NBAE via Getty Images) The sports we love, adore and worship year round would be nothing if it weren’t for trail blazers....
Is Becky Hammon now a head coaching candidate?
San Antonio Spurs assistant coach Becky Hammon coached the team to the Las Vegas Summer League title over the Phoenix Suns last night. Ben Golliver of SI.com reported the history-making event. Last summer, Hammon made history by becoming the first ever full-time assistant coach in NBA history, when longtime Spurs coach Gregg Popovich added her to his staff. This obviously proved...
CSU Hall of Fame member and former WNBA standout Becky Hammon continues to make history and blaze new paths for women in athletics as she led the San Antonio Spurs team to a title in the Las Vegas NBA Summer League. The 1999 Naismith Award winner became the first woman to head coach an NBA team just a few days ago. Monday she led the Spurs to a 93-90 victory over the Phoenix Suns...
Becky Hammon once again proved she’s the right woman for the job. The San Antonio Spurs assistant coach responded to ignorant commenters who made light of her initially making history as the first woman head coach of an NBA summer league team in the best way she knew how — winning it all, and making history again! After losing to Derek Fisher and the New York Knicks during her...
LAS VEGAS – “We’re all still a work in progress, but I feel like we gained some momentum there a little bit, finishing the game and taking care of the ball.” That was San Antonio Spurs Summer League Head Coach Becky Hammon, after her team finished the preliminary round with a 2-1 record, after holding […]
Former Colorado State University All-American Becky Hammon made National Basketball Association history this past Saturday when she became the first woman to coach a Summer League basketball game. A current assistant coach for the San Antonio Spurs, Hammond was in the drivers seat as the Spurs Summer League squad’s head coach in a 78-73 loss to the Knicks. Hammon spoke to ESPN...
The San Antonio Spurs summer league squad got through some early offensive struggles to win their first summer league game in an 89-74 win. It was Becky Hammon’s first win as the head coach after a loss to New York. While the Spurs cruised to the win in the fourth quarter, they had to recover […]
Becky Hammon became the first female head coach of an NBA summer league team on Saturday, coaching the San Antonio Spurs with assistants Nancy Lieberman and Lindsey Harding. “I just think it’s important [for] society that women be rewarded for their brains just as much as any guy,” Hammon said after coaching the Spurs in a 78-73 loss to the New York Knicks’ summer league...
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