MLK Coaches Forum

Presented by Jr. NBA and the Memphis Grizzlies


Bonzi Wells

10-year NBA veteran
Head Coach, LeMoyne-Owen College


Marti Reed

Positive Coaching Alliance


Anthony Andino

Center for Healing Justice Through Sports


Michael Wallace

Grind City Media

The Draft Room at FedExForum

Friday, January 14


Check-in:  6:30pm

Coaches Forum:  7:00pm – 8:30pm

Grizzlies vs. Mavericks: 9:00pm

Open to coaches (all levels), youth sports administrators, parents, and the like, this FREE event honoring the legacy of Dr. King, Jr. includes:

Interactive sessions focused on sports as a tool for overcoming bias

Special NBA and WNBA guests

Welcome gift and complimentary light food and beverage

Networking opportunities with other local coaches and youth basketball influencers

Complimentary ticket to that evening’s Grizzlies vs. Mavericks game

 For those who’ve previously registered, event details (i.e., when to arrive, where to go, etc.) will be emailed to you Thursday afternoon. As a reminder, tickets will be distributed at check-in and Coaches Forum attendance is required to receive the complimentary game ticket. Questions? Email