Five of the six women coaching in professional sports are in the NBA or G-league. But does that mean the sport is progressive in the space? Women are employed to coach men’s major sports at an alarmingly low rate. In a piece for SB Nation entitled “The Glass Sideline,” reporter Tim Struby notes that of the roughly 2,600 coaching positions in the NBA, NFL, NHL, MLS and MLB, a total of six are filled by women. That’s a whopping .23 percent.
The article details the many barriers women have to...
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