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Monte Poole: Golden State Warriors coach Keith Smart abolishes the doghouse

The old Warriors doghouse, with its graffiti-covered walls and sagging floorboards, has been demolished.In its place, Keith Smart vows, will be a figurative open-air facility with a literal open-door policy.

Contra Costa Times | 2723 days ago | 2541 Ballers sent

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Dwayne Wade, Chris Bosh Should Be Traded by the Miami Heat

The Miami Heat are standing on the verge of a serious gut check. What was presumed to be just another photo op on the way to a sweat-and-champagne-mingled celebration with the Larry O'Brien trophy, has ...

Bleacher Report .com | 2162 days ago | 2242 Ballers sent

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Rookies to watch

Rookies to watch Blake Griffin, Clippers Looks to be the total power-forward package - but now is sidelined with a broken left kneecap (more on that story, page B8). Tyreke Evans, ...

SFGate Golden State Warriors | 3096 days ago | 1887 Ballers sent

2018 COACH NBA NEWS

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Gregg Popovich will not coach the Spurs in Game 3 after passing of his ...

The San Antonio Spurs said Gregg Popovich will not coach the team at home Thursday night in Game 3 against Golden State Warriors|Golden ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 4 minutes ago | 0 Baller sent

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Erin Popovich, wife of San Antonio Spurs' coach, dies at 67

The Wolves' offense isn't just struggling; it looks disjointed. There is too much talent on the floor for that to be the case.

StarTribune Timberwolves | 60 minutes ago | 0 Baller sent

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Becky Hammon, please coach the Minnesota Timberwolves

The NBA is infamous for re-hiring old coaches that are seemingly washed up, and no one has any clue why. The Timberwolves organization has lacked excitement ...

Dunking With Wolves | 2 hours ago | 0 Baller sent

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David Grace is headed to California after exit from UCLA

David Grace is headed to California as an assistant under Wyking Jones after not being retained as part of UCLA coach Steve Alford’s staff, according to a person close to the situation ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 10 hours ago | 0 Baller sent

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NBA world pays tribute to Gregg Popovich's wife, Erin Popovich, follow

Immediately after the Spurs announced that Erin Popovich, the wife of head coach Gregg Popovich, had passed away, support from the NBA world started ...

USA Today .com | 16 hours ago | 0 Baller sent

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Wife of San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich dies

Popovich and his wife, Erin, were married for four decades.

USA Today .com | 16 hours ago | 1 Baller sent

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Riding Coachella's coattails: Dior, Moschino, Fenty X Puma and Levi Strauss

Fashion brands’ efforts to get in front of the Coachella crowd isn’t limited to the festival stage by any means, and each year, the number of parties and events appears to grow by leaps and bounds. ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 19 hours ago | 1 Baller sent

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Riding Coachella's coattails: Dior, Moschino, Fenty X Puma and Levi Strauss

Fashion brands’ efforts to get in front of the Coachella crowd isn’t limited to the festival stage by any means, and each year, the number of parties and events appears to grow by leaps and bounds. ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 19 hours ago | 1 Baller sent

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Mike Budenholzer is the man for the Phoenix Suns

Arizona native Mike Budenholzer was recently granted permission to interview for the head coaching job in Phoenix. The Suns are prioritizing NBA success, ...

Valley of the Suns | 1 day ago | 0 Baller sent

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Fountain Valley boys' tennis snaps Los Alamitos streak, takes over outright

Harshul Patel is in his eighth season as head coach of the Fountain Valley High boys’ and girls’ tennis teams. One thing the Barons haven’t done in his tenure is win an outright Sunset ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 1 day ago | 1 Baller sent

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Todd McNair's defamation lawsuit against the NCAA is finally going to ...

Todd McNair’s journey to the fifth-floor courtroom at the Stanley Mosk Courthouse in downtown Los Angeles has taken almost seven years. The former USC running backs coach sued the NCAA ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 2 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Once a beer salesman, interim coach Joe Prunty now trying to get Bucks ...

Milwaukee interim coach Joe Prunty is trying to get the Bucks past the first round for the first time since 2001.

USA Today .com | 2 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Thunder Coaches Clinic to be Held August 18

Oklahoma City, Tuesday, April 17, 2018 – The Thunder will host a Coaches Clinic at Chesapeake EnergyArena, inviting coac

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Buddy and Bogi Hit Coachella

It’s officially the offseason for the Kings, and that means it’s time to wind down, relax and take some time off before getting back on t

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CdM boys’ lacrosse finishes strong to beat Trabuco Hills

The Corona del Mar High boys’ lacrosse team is already young this season. Taking away two senior team captains due to injury just seems downright unfair. But that ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 4 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Steve Alford to replace assistant coach and recruiting coordinator David ...

David Grace, UCLA’s top basketball recruiter the last five seasons under coach Steve Alford, said Saturday that he was recently informed he would not be retained as an ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 4 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Gregg Popovich's plan to beat Kevin Durant, Warriors? Make Spurs ...

Spurs coach Gregg Popovich was in vintage form after his team got pounded by the Warriors.

USA Today .com | 4 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Ducks hope momentum swings their way in Game 2 against Sharks

It’s time to move on. Randy Carlyle was upset following his team’s lousy start to the 2018 playoffs, but he doesn’t want his guys dwelling on it. The Ducks coach also isn’t ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 5 days ago | 2 Ballers sent

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Hornets fire coach Steve Clifford after 5 seasons

Jerry Zgoda and Michael Rand break down the Timberwolves' big victory over Denver that earned the franchise its first trip to the playoffs since 2003-04.

StarTribune Timberwolves | 6 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Charlotte Hornets fire coach Steve Clifford after five seasons

Clifford made the playoffs just twice in his five year run.

USA Today .com | 6 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Thibodeau Knows More Than Anyone That Anything Can Happen In The Playoffs

Wolves coach Tom Thibodeau has been courtside a long time, and while eight seeds beating one seeds hasn’t been a common occurrence, he knows anything can happen.

Minnesota Timberwolves | 6 days ago | 0 Baller sent

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WNBA draft: Sparks select Russian center with 11th pick; Storm take Jordin

Sparks coach Brian Agler hinted before Thursday’s WNBA draft that the team was looking to add depth in the post and the Sparks addressed that need in the first ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 6 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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USC defensive back Iman Marshall playing up to his potential

Iman Marshall took the advice in stride. USC coach Clay Helton and defensive coordinator Clancy Pendergast told the senior cornerback that he needed to practice harder and with better ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 6 days ago | 0 Baller sent

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Clippers head into offseason with decisions to make, starting with a contra

One day after their regular season ended with a loss to the cross-town rival Lakers, and their playoff run ended at six consecutive appearances, the Los ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 6 days ago | 3 Ballers sent

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Dan Majerle saying no to the Phoenix Suns sucks

Phoenix Suns fans around the world have wanted Ring of Honor member Dan Majerle to come home and roam the sidelines once again. Unfortunately, that's not his ...

Valley of the Suns | 6 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Spotlight | Coach of the Month Winner Brown Appreciative of Journey

Over the course of Brett Brown’s tenure with the 76ers, a handful of his promising, young prospects have reaped t

Philadelphia Sixers | 6 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Magic fire coach Frank Vogel after 2 seasons

The Wolves ended their long postseason drought, and their owner was happy for their loyal fans.

StarTribune Timberwolves | 7 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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New York Knicks fire coach Jeff Hornacek after two seasons

The Knicks were 60-104 under Hornacek in his two seasons with the team. They haven't made the playoffs since 2013.

USA Today .com | 7 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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AP Source: Knicks fire coach Jeff Hornacek after 2 seasons

The Timberwolves’ 112-106 victory over Denver on the season’s final night send them to a playoff series against top-seeded Houston while ...

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2010 NBA Mock Draft
01. John Wall (WW)
02. Evan Turner (76ers)
03. Derrick Favors (NJN)
04. Wesley Johnson (MT)
05. DeMarcus Cousins (SK)
06. Ekpe Udoh (GSW)
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08. Al-Farouq Aminu (LAC)
09. Gordon Hayward (UJ)
10. Paul George (IP)
2009 NBA Mock Draft
01. Blake Griffin (LAC)
02. Hasheem Thabeet (MG)
03. James Harden (OCT)
04. Tyreke Evans (SK)
05. Ricky Rubio (MT)
06. Jonny Flynn (MT)
07. Stephen Curry (GSW)
08. Jordan Hill (NYK)
09. DeMar DeRozan (TR)
10. Brandon Jennings (MB)
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05. Josh Smith0.0
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04. Marvin Williams0.0
05. Josh Smith0.0
06. Ronald Murray0.0
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05. Josh Smith0.0
06. Ronald Murray0.0
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06. Ronald Murray0.0
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