DEBATE: Can Women Coach In Men’s Pro Sports? [VIDEO]

David Hookstead | Reporter

Can women coach professional male athletes?

That’s the question that Jena and I recently sat down to discuss, because it’s all the rage these days — thanks to Becky Hammon. The WNBA legend and current San Antonio Spurs assistant interviewed for the Milwaukee Bucks job, and has a better than average shot of getting it.

Jena and I break it down below, and I think you all might be surprised where we fall on the issue.


Hammon’s name is also now being thrown around for the Detroit Pistons job. It looks like it’s only a matter of time before she’s running a team.

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I guess we’ll have to wait and see who finally pulls the trigger on her, but we’re on the verge of history. Props to The Smoke Room for always being ahead of the curve.

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