Who would want to coach in the NBA?

Dr. Jack discusses why there is so much turnover in the NBA's coaching ranks and also explains why coaches put up with the job insecurity.

Updated: February 16, 2004, 7:10 PM ET
By Dr. Jack Ramsay | Special to ESPN.com

With the unprecedented number of NBA coaching changes since last season, one can't help but wonder if there are any competent coaches interested in taking a job in pro basketball.

Since the end of last season, 18 coaching changes have taken place among the 29 teams and eight since the beginning of the 2003-04 season. Every team in the Eastern Conference except Atlanta has a different coach than the one who finished last season, while the Philadelphia 76ers have had two.

Granted that coaching ...

Read full story


You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?