For years, Becky Hammon has been rising through the professional basketball ranks. Now, she is a champion. As the head coach of the Spurs' Summer League team, she led the team to a championship in Las Vegas. She was the first woman to be a head coach in the league and seems poised for an even greater future within the NBA.
After a storied career in the WNBA, Gregg Popovich brought her in as an assistant coach for the Spurs last year. At 38 years old, she has a long future ahead of her, as many believe that she will become the first woman’s head coach in the NBA.
See her talk about the win below: