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Report: Kawhi's camp hid him from Spurs staff during attempted meeting

What lengths did Kawhi Leonard go to while avoiding the San Antonio Spurs during the tension-riddled 2017-18 season? The disgruntled star’s inner circle reportedly hid the two-time Defensive Player of the Year when team staff attempted to meet with him in New York City. “There was a point dur… NBA | theScore

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Chargers' staff raving about Derwin James

Many people were shocked when Derwin James fell in the draft this April, and the Los Angeles Chargers couldn’t announce his selection fast enough when he was still available with pick No. 17. It hasn’t taken long for the former <a data-… NFL | theScore

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Memphis Grizzlies add Jerry Stackhouse, Nick Van Exel, six others to coaching staff

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The Memphis Grizzlies have named Jerry Stackhouse, Nick Van Exel and six others as assistant coaches. Coach J.B. Bickerstaff says his staff will emphasize “discipline, grit, physical and mental toughness.” Along with Stackhouse and Van Exel, it will include Chad Forcier, Greg Buckner, Vitaly Potapenko and Adam Mazarei as assistants and J.J. Outlaw and Kevin Burleson ...

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Milwaukee Bucks coach Mike Budenholzer fills staff with ex-Hawks

MILWAUKEE  — New Milwaukee Bucks coach Mike Budenholzer is filling his staff with assistants who worked with him while he was with the Atlanta Hawks. The Bucks named Darvin Ham, Taylor Jenkins, Charles Lee, Ben Sullivan and Patrick St. Andrews as assistant coaches. All five assistants worked with Budenholzer this past season in Atlanta. Ham and Jenkins coached under Budenholzer for his ...

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Senators head coach Guy Boucher, staff returning for 2018-19 season

Guy Boucher will be back behind the Ottawa Senators bench next season, and so will his entire staff. Speaking on Ottawa radio station TSN 1200, Senators general manager Pierre Dorion confirmed that Boucher and his assistants will return despite the club’s second-last place finish in 2017-18. Dorion said Boucher would run the power play, while assistants Rob Cookson and Marc Crawford ...

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Stanley Cup notes: Todd McLellan survives Oilers' purge of coaching staff

Todd McLellan will return as head coach of the Edmonton Oilers next season, but Ian Herbers and Jim Johnson won’t be on his staff. The team announced Friday that McLellan will keep his job after a disappointing 2017-18 season, while assistant coaches Herbers and Johnson have been relieved of their duties. The 50-year-old McLellan presided over a dud of a ...

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Brooklyn Nets add former players Pablo Prigioni, Tiago Splitter to staff

NEW YORK (AP) — The Brooklyn Nets have hired former NBA player and Argentine guard Pablo Prigioni as an assistant coach. The Nets also announced Tuesday that former Spurs center Tiago Splitter was hired as a pro scout. Prigioni spent most of his professional career in Spain and won a bronze medal with Argentina in the 2008 Olympics before coming to ...

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