“It’s no secret how much I value the culture we’ve built in Philadelphia and how much a family-like atmosphere means to our program. Lindsey is a leader, and she is a welcomed addition to the 76ers family. I look forward to working with her.”

The NBA is gradually breaking the barriers of letting women coach and show their knowledge about the game itself. There are seven women who are coaches in the NBA right now and some of them feel more women need to get out there and impact the league.