Listen: Becky Hammon, NBA And WNBA discussed on Around the Rim
"I'm hopeful that I can do those things, but I'm also very aware that there are women that could have been hired that could do a great job as well. And there are currently women that are coaching. WNBA teams that are phenomenal show Rivas phenomenon that what she does sandy Brown. Delo has been really good at Phoenix. Make you call it in our first year in Atlanta was really good last year. And then I mean, women's coaches that have followed in college we see Evian stringer pass summit. You know, Tara VanDerveer Stanford. Like, these are these are women that are mazing basketball coaches, regardless of gender on the men's side. I mean, Becky Hammon Nancy Lieberman. You know, they are working their way to having that opportunity. Becky having was interview for it NBA head coaching job. I think in Milwaukee over the over last NBA off season to me, the WNBA has been probably faster and moving along this scale quicker than even demand in terms of just diversity including everybody in that. It's not about gender. And I think that what's happening now in the NBA side of the men's side they're catching up to the game. We're. Finally, as men realizing that there are women that coasters game just as good as me and can't and they and they should have an opportunity, and and I think we're starting to see some of it basketball fans, it is half time of our interview with the new head coach of the LA sparks Derek Fisher.."