Ukrainian basketball star was in the coaching staff of the NBA

Украинская звезда баскетбола попал в тренерский штаб клуба НБА

The NBA “Memphis” declared the new headquarters under the leadership of Taylor Jenkins.

Ukrainian head coach Vitaly Potapenko joined the coaching staff of the new coach “Memphis”, the press service of the club.

Except for Potapenko team Jenkins joined Neven Spahija, Neil ivy, brad Jones, David Makler and James “Scoonie” Penn.

Vitaly Potapenko came to Memphis in the summer of 2018. Since 2013, the Ukrainian worked in Cleveland, where he was responsible for the development of players.

He was selected under the no 12 draft pick in 1996 “Cleveland”. He also advocated “Boston”, “Seattle Supersonics” and “Sacramento”. Just NBA held a 610 matches.

Coaching Ukrainian specialist began in 2009, but still led the team. In 2016, with “Cleveland” became the champion of the NBA.