5 Women Who Could Coach In The NBA

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The San Antonio Spurs made history yesterday by officially hiring Becky Hammon as the NBA’s first female full-time assistant coach. Hammon, a six time WNBA all-star who was also voted as one the league’s Top 15 Players of All Time, is surely qualified. She proved as much after her internship with the Spurs organization, leading to San Antonio’s head coach Gregg Popovich offering her a position with the team. Hopefully Hammon gets to move up in the ranks, but there are other female players could coach in the NBA if given the chance to follow down the trial she’s blazing.

Want to know just who those women are? Take a look at our list by clicking the arrows above.