June 27th, 2019Nick Nurse Named Head Coach
NICK NURSE NAMED HEAD COACH, GORDIE HERBERT ASSOCIATE HEAD COACH OF SENIOR MEN’S NATIONAL TEAM
TORONTO, Ont. (June 24, 2019) – Canada Basketball announced Monday that Nick Nurse has been named Head Coach of Canada’s Senior Men’s National Team ahead of the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019.
In addition, Gordie Herbert, who last coached Team Canada to a pair of victories during the second window of the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 Americas Qualifiers, has been named Associate Head Coach and will be a member of Nurses’ staff at the upcoming World Cup. Herbert will also coach Canada at the FIBA AmeriCup 2021 Qualifiers which are set to begin in November.