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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 | 2457 days ago | 2427 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 | 1896 days ago | 2060 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 | 2830 days ago | 1752 Ballers sent

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U.S., Jamaica have something to prove in Gold Cup final

The last time Bruce Arena and Theodore Whitmore faced each other across a soccer field, Arena was two games into his second stint as coach of the U.S. national team and Whitmore ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 20 hours ago | 0 Baller sent

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Late Lakers coach John Kundla leaves a bucket-load of memories

The ex-Gophers standout and coach led the Lakers to six titles in seven years during his Hall of Fame career.

StarTribune Timberwolves | 2 days ago | 0 Baller sent

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John Kundla: Legacy of the Lakers' First Coach

John Kundla, who passed away on Sunday, led the Lakers to five championships in his first six years as coach of the Lakers.

Los Angeles Lakers | 3 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Kundla, Mikkelsen: A tandem of sports gentlemen that couldn't be topped

John Kundla went from Vern Mikkelsen's coach with the Minneapolis Lakers to a close friend for most of their long lives.

StarTribune Timberwolves | 3 days ago | 2 Ballers sent

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AP sources: Free agent Derrick Rose meeting with Cavaliers

A look at the former Minneapolis Lakers Hall of Fame coach:

StarTribune Timberwolves | 3 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Basketball Hall of Famer John Kundla dies at 101 years old

The Hall of Fame coach led the Minneapolis Lakers to five NBA championships.

USA Today .com | 3 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Basketball Hall of Famer dies at 101 years old

The Hall of Fame coach led the Minneapolis Lakers to five NBA championships.

USA Today .com | 3 days ago | 3 Ballers sent

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John Kundla at a glance

A look at the former Minneapolis Lakers Hall of Fame coach:

StarTribune Timberwolves | 3 days ago | 2 Ballers sent

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John Kundla, former Minneapolis Lakers coach and Basketball Hall of Famer,

The former Gophers standout and coach also led the Lakers to six league titles.

StarTribune Timberwolves | 3 days ago | 3 Ballers sent

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U.S. to play for Gold Cup title after Dempsey sparks win

Quietly, quickly and methodically, Bruce Arena has remade the U.S. national team in his image. Eight months into his second term as coach, the dispirited team Arena ...

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

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With chippy win over El Salvador, US reaches Gold Cup semis

The U.S. is heading to the semifinals of the CONCACAF Gold Cup for the ninth straight time, riding first-half goals from Omar Gonzalez and Eric Lichaj to a chippy 2-0 win over El Salvador on Wednesday. ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 7 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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U.S. Heading To Gold Cup Final Four For 9th Straight Time With 2-0 Win ...

The U.S. is heading to the semifinals of the CONCACAF Gold Cup for the ninth straight time, riding first-half goals from Omar Gonzalez and Eric Lichaj to a chippy 2-0 win over El Salvador on Wednesday.The ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 7 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Tom Thibodeau: Why familiarity matters

The Minnesota Timberwolves front office has remade the roster over the course of this offseason. Why is it that so many former Chicago ...

Dunking With Wolves | 8 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Ex-Rockets coach Jeff Van Gundy: Houston won't be better offensively this ...

The Rockets have added star point guard Chris Paul and three-and-D wing PJ Tucker, among others.

USA Today .com | 10 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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U.S. adds veterans back onto its Gold Cup team roster

A day after the U.S. won its group in the CONCACAF Gold Cup soccer tournament, coach Bruce Arena made six changes to his 23-man roster ahead of Wednesday’s quarterfinal game in Philadelphia ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 11 days ago | 0 Baller sent

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Manchester United coach Jose Mourinho finds a second home at UCLA

Jose Mourinho’s college career included one day in business school and five years at the Technical University of Lisbon, from which he earned a diploma in sports science. But if he had to pick a ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 11 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Joey Logano is center of attention as NASCAR gets set for New Hampshire

Joey Logano can always count on top billing when he races at what counts as his hometown track. Take a walk at the New Hampshire fan zone and Logano's name is on the marquee high above ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 11 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Manchester United coach Jose Mourinho finds a second home at UCLA

Jose Mourinho’s college career included one day in business school and five years at the Technical University of Lisbon, from which he earned a diploma in sports science. But if he had to pick a ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 11 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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While Galaxy wait, Jose Mourinho holds door open for Zlatan Ibrahimovic's ...

While the Galaxy anxiously await Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s signature on a contract, the Swedish superstar’s former boss, Manchester United coach Jose Mourinho, said Friday he’s not so sure ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 12 days ago | 0 Baller sent

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Galaxy's matchup vs. Manchester United comes at inopportune time

Saturday’s StubHub Center friendly between Manchester United and the Galaxy couldn’t come at a better time for the visitors — or at a worse time for the home team. The iconic ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 12 days ago | 0 Baller sent

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Galaxy's matchup vs. Manchester United comes at inopportune time

Saturday’s StubHub Center friendly between Manchester United and the Galaxy couldn’t come at a better time for the visitors — or at a worse time for the home team. The iconic ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 12 days ago | 0 Baller sent

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Gold Cup: Mexico, Jamaica play to scoreless draw

Mexico and Jamaica played to a 0-0 tie Thursday night and remained on track to advance to the knockout round of the CONCACAF Gold Cup. Mexico dominated possession in front of 49,121, the ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 13 days ago | 0 Baller sent

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Wolves newcomers have no problem playing for gruff coach Tom Thibodeau

HOUSTONHouston Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey announced today that the team has signed free age

StarTribune Timberwolves | 15 days ago | 4 Ballers sent

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Wolves newcomers have no problem playing for gruff coach Tom Thibodeau

Mike James has been through a long journey since going undrafted in 2012, but after inking his first official NBA contract last week, the

StarTribune Timberwolves | 15 days ago | 3 Ballers sent

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Former Pacers Assistant Ron Rothstein Receives Tex Winter Assistant Coach ...

Las Vegas, July 11, 2017—Ron Rothstein, an innovative and illustrious Assistant Coach for five different NBA teams and three NBA Champion

Indiana Pacers | 15 days ago | 2 Ballers sent

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What's next in free agency for the Timberwolves?

The Timberwolves have already done work in free agency, adding a trio of veterans to shore up the rotation. But what's next as the market begins to dwindle? The Free ...

Dunking With Wolves | 16 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Chris Paul, Austin Rivers: No problem with relationship on Clippers

The son of Clippers coach Doc Rivers says he called Paul to refute a negative report.

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

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Timberwolves Sign Forward Taj Gibson

Gibson, 32, reunites with Wolves President of Basketball Operations and Head Coach Tom Thibodeau after spending five seasons with him in Chicago from ...

Minnesota Timberwolves | 17 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Timberwolves Sign Forward Taj Gibson

Gibson, 32, reunites with Wolves President of Basketball Operations and Head Coach Tom Thibodeau after spending five seasons with him in Chicago from ...

Minnesota Timberwolves | 17 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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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)
07. Greg Monroe (DP)
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)
Scoring
01. Kevin Durant27.7
02. LeBron James26.7
03. Carmelo Anthony25.6
04. Dwyane Wade25.5
05. Kobe Bryant25.3
06. Amare Stoudemire25.3
07. Derrick Rose25.0
08. Monta Ellis24.1
09. Kevin Martin23.5
10. Dirk Nowitzki23.0
Rebounds
01. Kevin Love15.2
02. Dwight Howard14.1
03. Zach Randolph12.2
04. Blake Griffin12.1
05. Kris Humphries10.4
06. Pau Gasol10.2
07. David Lee9.8
08. Al Jefferson9.7
09. Emeka Okafor9.5
10. Tyson Chandler9.4
Assists
01. Steve Nash11.4
02. Rajon Rondo11.2
03. Deron Williams10.3
04. Chris Paul9.8
05. Jose Calderon8.9
06. Raymond Felton8.3
07. John Wall8.3
08. Jason Kidd8.2
09. Russell Westbrook8.2
10. Derrick Rose7.7
Steals
01. Chris Paul2.4
02. Rajon Rondo2.3
03. Monta Ellis2.1
04. Russell Westbrook1.9
05. Tony Allen1.8
06. Mike Conley1.8
07. Jason Kidd1.7
08. Raymond Felton1.7
09. LeBron James1.6
10. Trevor Ariza1.6
Blocks
01. Andrew Bogut2.6
02. Dwight Howard2.4
03. JaVale McGee2.4
04. Serge Ibaka2.4
05. Andrew Bynum2.0
06. Darko Milicic2.0
07. Al Jefferson1.9
08. Amare Stoudemire1.9
09. Tim Duncan1.9
10. Roy Hibbert1.8