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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 | 2365 days ago | 2392 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 | 1804 days ago | 2009 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 | 2738 days ago | 1708 Ballers sent

2017 COACH NBA NEWS

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Rams rookie coach Sean McVay finally gets on the field with his team for ...

A year ago this week, Rams quarterback Jared Goff was a few days from learning his fate in the NFL draft. Sean McVay was a Washington Redskins assistant. On Tuesday, ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 8 hours ago | 1 Baller sent

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Shania Twain as coach on 'The Voice': 'Some people can fall through the ...

What was going through Shania Twain’s mind while serving recently as a guest vocal coach on NBC’s “The Voice”? Was she more concerned with technical expertise or emotional impact? “It’s ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 15 hours ago | 0 Baller sent

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John Stevens brings a softer voice and small changes to Kings' head-coachin

The Kings needed a different voice behind their bench after five-plus seasons of Darryl Sutter’s gruff and relentless demands and they got one in soft-spoken John Stevens, ...

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

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Grouplove brings joy and Kendrick Lamar proves his mettle as Coachella ...

As day gave way to night during the final hours of Coachella 2017, a collective heave seemed to permeate the acreage in and around the polo grounds. The hard heat had subsided and ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 2 days ago | 0 Baller sent

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Steve Kerr to miss Warriors' Game 4 due to chronic back pain

Kerr missed Game 3, and he said he won't be able to coach Game 4, either.

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

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Pacers coach Nate McMillan warns of losing fans' respect before Game 4

McMillan said "major changes" could be coming depending on his team's effort.

USA Today .com | 3 days ago | 0 Baller sent

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Tied at 2: Gasol lifts Grizzlies past Spurs 110-108 in OT

Part of Grizzlies coach David Fizdale's Game 2 postgame rant, thanks to quick thinking/work by the team's PR staff, became a rallying cry on T-shirts before Game ...

StarTribune Timberwolves | 3 days ago | 3 Ballers sent

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Postgame press conference: MEMvSAS game 4

Find out what Coach Fizdale has to say about the game during our live post-game press conference which takes place approximately 10-15 minutes after the final buzzer.

Memphis Grizzlies | 3 days ago | 2 Ballers sent

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Nurkic to start for Portland in Game 3 against the Warriors

Part of Grizzlies coach David Fizdale's Game 2 postgame rant, thanks to quick thinking/work by the team's PR staff, became a rallying cry on T-shirts before Game ...

StarTribune Timberwolves | 3 days ago | 2 Ballers sent

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Hawks deliver early playoff KO, romp past Wizards 116-98

Part of Grizzlies coach David Fizdale's Game 2 postgame rant, thanks to quick thinking/work by the team's PR staff, became a rallying cry on T-shirts before Game ...

StarTribune Timberwolves | 3 days ago | 0 Baller sent

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Raptors beat Bucks 87-76 in slugfest, tie series at 2-2

Part of Grizzlies coach David Fizdale's Game 2 postgame rant, thanks to quick thinking/work by the team's PR staff, became a rallying cry on T-shirts before Game ...

StarTribune Timberwolves | 3 days ago | 0 Baller sent

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Rites of postseason: LeBron looks for sweep, Clippers ailing

Part of Grizzlies coach David Fizdale's Game 2 postgame rant, thanks to quick thinking/work by the team's PR staff, became a rallying cry on T-shirts before Game ...

StarTribune Timberwolves | 4 days ago | 0 Baller sent

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Clippers' Griffin to miss rest of playoffs with toe injury

Part of Grizzlies coach David Fizdale's Game 2 postgame rant, thanks to quick thinking/work by the team's PR staff, became a rallying cry on T-shirts before Game ...

StarTribune Timberwolves | 4 days ago | 3 Ballers sent

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Game Day Live: MEMvSAS game 4

Tune in every playoff game day at 11:15am (CT) to watch Grizzlies Radio Play-By-Play Announcer Eric Hasseltine, TV sideline reporter Rob Fischer and a special ...

Memphis Grizzlies | 4 days ago | 0 Baller sent

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Kevin Garnett takes unfiltered approach on TV in Area 21

Part of Grizzlies coach David Fizdale's Game 2 postgame rant, thanks to quick thinking/work by the team's PR staff, became a rallying cry on T-shirts before Game ...

StarTribune Timberwolves | 4 days ago | 0 Baller sent

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How Good Are The Timberwolves Big Three/Comparison

How good are the Minnesota Timberwolves big, young three? The Minnesota Timberwolves' future is bright. Not ...

Dunking With Wolves | 4 days ago | 0 Baller sent

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You can quote me on that ... T-shirt

Part of Grizzlies coach David Fizdale's Game 2 postgame rant, thanks to quick thinking/work by the team's PR staff, became a rallying cry on T-shirts before Game ...

StarTribune Timberwolves | 4 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Ducks earn some time to rest and think

Only a few minutes had passed since Randy Carlyle had won his first playoff series in eight years, dating back to his first incarnation as the Ducks’ coach, so he wasn’t ...

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

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Postgame press conference: MEMvSAS game 3

Find out what Coach Fizdale has to say about the game during our live post-game press conference which takes place approximately 10-15 minutes after the final buzzer.

Memphis Grizzlies | 5 days ago | 2 Ballers sent

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Postgame press conference: MEMvSAS game 3

Find out what Coach Fizdale has to say about the game during our live post-game press conference which takes place approximately 10-15 minutes after the final buzzer.

Memphis Grizzlies | 5 days ago | 2 Ballers sent

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Playoff Practice Round-Up – April 20, 2017

All season long Thunder Head Coach Billy Donovan has been using the words “stamina” and “consistency” when talking about his team’s perfo

Oklahoma City Thunder | 5 days ago | 2 Ballers sent

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Game Day Live: MEMvSAS game 3

Tune in every playoff game day at 11:15am (CT) to watch Grizzlies Radio Play-By-Play Announcer Eric Hasseltine, TV sideline reporter Rob Fischer and a special ...

Memphis Grizzlies | 6 days ago | 2 Ballers sent

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Flames to start goalie Elliott again, but make changes up front

The Calgary Flames, who are facing elimination Wednesday night in Game 4 of their first-round playoff series against the Ducks, will make two lineup changes in hopes of prolonging ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 7 days ago | 2 Ballers sent

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Memphis Grizzlies coach David Fizdale fined $30K for 'data' rant at refs

The NBA docked David Fizdale for Monday night's rant after his team's loss to San Antonio.

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

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Memphis Grizzlies announce 2017 Playoff partnership with Servicemaster ...

On the heels of an emotional Game 2 in San Antonio, the Memphis Grizzlies announced a 2017 Playoff Partnership ...

Memphis Grizzlies | 7 days ago | 2 Ballers sent

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MikeCheck: Fizdale’s viral rant lays foundation for Grizzlies to regroup

Clips of Memphis coach David Fizdale’s postgame rant, which ended when he smacked the table, shouted “take that for data,” and stormed off the dais after a Game ...

Memphis Grizzlies | 8 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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'We have nothing to lose': Calgary Flames, down 3-0 in playoffs against ...

Greetings from the Scotiabank Saddledome, where the Flames held an optional practice as they regrouped following the 5-4 overtime loss that gave the Ducks a 3-0 series lead in their first-round playoff ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 8 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Thunder Coaches Clinic to be Held Aug. 19

Oklahoma City, Tuesday, April 18, 2017 – The Thunder will host a Coaches Cli

Oklahoma City Thunder | 8 days ago | 1 Baller sent

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Memphis coach Fizdale blasts 'unprofessional' officiating

Guard had best season, drawing coach#x2019;s praise, with a noted caveat.

StarTribune Timberwolves | 8 days ago | 2 Ballers sent

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NBA: Isaiah Thomas is set to play Game 2

Isaiah Thomas of the Boston Celtics plans to play in Game 2 of a first-round NBA playoff series against the Chicago ...

Los Angeles Times Clippers | 8 days ago | 3 Ballers sent

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