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  • LeBron James Named All-NBA for Record 12th Time

    LeBron James Named All-NBA for Record 12th Time

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA May 24, 2018 at 11:54 pm 0 comments

    Cleveland’s LeBron James and Houston’s James Harden were unanimously voted All-NBA first team, it was announced Thursday, with James earning the nod for a record 12th time in his 15-year career. James played in all 82 games for the first time and averaged 27.5 points to go with career highs […]

     
  • Cleveland Browns to be Featured on HBO’s ‘Hard Knocks’

    Cleveland Browns to be Featured on HBO’s ‘Hard Knocks’

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA May 17, 2018 at 11:40 pm 0 comments

    Coming off a dismal 0-16 season, the Browns have been chosen to appear on HBO’s popular “Hard Knocks” series, which gives NFL fans a behind-the-scenes look at training camp. The Browns have turned down previous opportunities to be on the award-winning series. But with renewed optimism around Cleveland following the […]

     
  • Mike Budenholzer Announced as New Milwaukee Bucks Head Coach

    Mike Budenholzer Announced as New Milwaukee Bucks Head Coach

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA May 16, 2018 at 11:33 pm 0 comments

    The Milwaukee Bucks named Mike Budenholzer as their new head coach on Thursday, citing his ability to teach and build a winning culture. Budenholzer’s contract is for four years, league sources told ESPN. The Bucks negotiated a deal with Budenholzer’s representative on Wednesday, hours after Budenholzer attended a breakfast meeting […]

     
  • Robinson Cano Breaks Bone in Right Hand

    Robinson Cano Breaks Bone in Right Hand

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA May 13, 2018 at 11:14 pm 0 comments

    Mariners second baseman Robinson Cano left Seattle’s game at Detroit with a broken right hand after being hit by a pitch on Sunday. “I see a specialist on Tuesday morning. They didn’t say anything about how long I might be out, but it is broken bad, so there might be […]

     
  • Toronto Raptors Fire Coach Dwane Casey

    Toronto Raptors Fire Coach Dwane Casey

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA May 11, 2018 at 11:01 pm 0 comments

    The Toronto Raptors fired coach Dwane Casey on Friday, the team announced. Casey, the most successful coach in franchise history, lost his job after consecutive second-round playoff sweeps to the Cleveland Cavaliers and being named the coach of the year in a vote of the NBA’s 30 coaches. Casey had […]

     
  • Raptors’ Dwane Casey Named Coach of the Year by Fellow Coaches

    Raptors’ Dwane Casey Named Coach of the Year by Fellow Coaches

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA May 9, 2018 at 11:45 pm 0 comments

    Toronto Raptors coach Dwane Casey has won the Michael H. Goldberg NBCA Coach of the Year Award, which is voted on annually by the league’s 30 head coaches. The National Basketball Coaches Association announced Casey as the winner Wednesday, two days after the top-seeded Raptors were swept by the Cavaliers […]

     
  • Detroit Pistons Part Ways With Stan Van Gundy After Four Seasons

    Detroit Pistons Part Ways With Stan Van Gundy After Four Seasons

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA May 7, 2018 at 11:27 pm 0 comments

    The Detroit Pistons and Stan Van Gundy, their president of basketball operations and head coach, have parted ways after the team failed to make the playoffs for the second consecutive season. Van Gundy met with Pistons officials on Monday afternoon, league sources said. Van Gundy had full authority on player […]

     
  • David Fizdale to Become New Knicks Head Coach

    David Fizdale to Become New Knicks Head Coach

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA May 3, 2018 at 10:57 pm 0 comments

    David Fizdale has agreed to a four-year deal to become the next coach of the New York Knicks, league sources told ESPN. Fizdale on Thursday in New York met with Knicks owner James Dolan, who then gave his approval to president Steve Mills and general manager Scott Perry to enter […]

     
  • Phoenix Suns Hire Jazz Assistant Igor Kokoskov as New Head Coach

    Phoenix Suns Hire Jazz Assistant Igor Kokoskov as New Head Coach

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA May 2, 2018 at 10:49 pm 0 comments

    The Phoenix Suns have agreed to terms with Utah Jazz assistant Igor Kokoskov to become the franchise’s head coach. The two sides reached agreement on a three-year contract, league sources told ESPN on Wednesday. Kokoskov, a native of Serbia, will be the first head coach born and raised outside North […]

     
  • Mike Budenholzer Parts Way With Atlanta Hawks After Five Years

    Mike Budenholzer Parts Way With Atlanta Hawks After Five Years

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA April 25, 2018 at 11:38 pm 0 comments

    The Atlanta Hawks and coach Mike Budenholzer have mutually agreed to part ways. Budenholzer, the 2014-15 NBA Coach of the Year, and the organization finalized terms of a split Wednesday night. “I am grateful for the five years that I spent as coach of the Atlanta Hawks and will always […]