coaching

The John Thompson School of Unapologetic Black Excellence

The legendary Georgetown basketball coach passed away on Monday. But the influence he had on his players — and Black America — far surpassed whatever he helped them accomplish on the court.

Do Pro Male Athletes Really Care About Having Female Coaches?

In professional sports leagues, a coach’s gender is nowhere near as relevant as fans make it out to be

How the NBA Coach Became Just Another Bro on the Bench

The archetypal father/son relationship between player and coach has mostly been replaced by a transactional, peer-based one

Should I Ever Coach My Kid’s Sports Team?

Advice from a former Major League pitcher, a Little League board member, a guy whose dad coached their team, and others