TIM DIFRANCESCO
PT, DPT, ATC, CSCS

TD Athletes Edge
Head Strength & Conditioning Coach, Los Angeles Lakers


2003 Graduated from Endicott College with a Bachelor’s in Science/Athletic Training

2006  Graduated from the University of Massachusetts Lowell with a Doctorate in Physical Therapy

2007  Professional debut as a physical therapist; Became a Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist through the NSCA and dove head first into the world of training and performance; Co-founded TD Athletes Edge

2009  Accepted the position of Head Strength & Conditioning Coach and Head Athletic Trainer of the Bakersfield Jam—an NBA Developmental League team in Bakersfield, CA 

2011  Named the Head Strength & Conditioning Coach of the 16-Time NBA Champion Los Angeles Lakers

Always  Bring my passion to coaching: helping individuals and teams by using science and evidence to connect training, recovery, nutrition and achievement.

SCOTT DIFRANCESCO
ATC, CSCS, SASTM

TD Athletes Edge
Former Head Athletic Trainer, Trenton Thunder (Double-A Affiliate, New York Yankees)


2007  Graduated Magna Cum Laude from Ball State University with a Bachelor’s degree in Athletic Training; became a Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist through the NSCA; Co-founded TD Athletes Edge

2008  Hired by the New York Yankees organization as Minor League Head Athletic Trainer for the Single-A Charleston RiverDogs

2009  Completed Active Release Technique (ART) certification

2011  Promoted to the Single-A Advanced Tampa Yankees; awarded the Florida State League Athletic Trainer of the Year award - as voted by peers

2012  Completed Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilization (DNS®) Course A

2013  Member of the 2013 Eastern League Champion Trenton Thunder – thank you players; awarded the Eastern League Athletic Trainer of the Year award - as voted by peers

Always  Continue to search for and provide improved evidence-based methods of training, recovery, and nourishment so our clients can achieve more.