Inside a Conspiracy of Comfort: Why It's Time to Rethink What Coaches Wear
Baseball managers wear the same uniforms as their players. (Joe Maddon in a suit in the dugout? Not happening.) In the NFL, where coaches once wore suits, now they wear team pullovers or polos—or, of course, hoodies with the sleeves chopped off. Yet the NBA coaches’ dress code grows more strict: Only a few years ago, they were explicitly prohibited from wearing anything other than collared shirts under suit jackets.