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The Alpena News
Van Gundy among NBA coaches who are also team presidentsTimberwolves owner Glen Taylor was initially resistant to that setup, but has n
Van Gundy among NBA coaches who are also team presidents
The Alpena News / Posted yesterday
Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor was initially resistant to that setup, but has now elected to go with it two times in a row. Flip Saunders convinced Taylor to give him both roles before he tragically passed away after a battle with Hodgkin’s lymphoma... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Coaches given president’s title, power in NBATimberwolves owner Glen Taylor was initially resistant to that setup, but has n
Coaches given president’s title, power in NBA
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor was initially resistant to that setup, but has now elected to go with it two times in a row. Flip Saunders convinced Taylor to give him both roles before he tragically passed away after a battle with Hodgkin's lymphoma... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Emerging trend: Coaches given president's title in NBATimberwolves owner Glen Taylor was initially resistant to that setup, but has n
Emerging trend: Coaches given president's title in NBA
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 2 days ago
Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor was initially resistant to that setup, but has now elected to go with it two times in a row. Flip Saunders convinced Taylor to give him both roles before he tragically passed away after a battle with Hodgkin's lymphoma... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Emerging trend: Coaches given president's title in NBATimberwolves owner Glen Taylor was initially resistant to that setup, but has n
Emerging trend: Coaches given president's title in NBA
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 2 days ago
Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor was initially resistant to that setup, but has now elected to go with it two times in a row. Flip Saunders convinced Taylor to give him both roles before he tragically passed away after a battle with Hodgkin's lymphoma... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Emerging trend: Coaches given president's title in NBATimberwolves owner Glen Taylor was initially resistant to that setup, but has n
Emerging trend: Coaches given president's title in NBA
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 2 days ago
Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor was initially resistant to that setup, but has now elected to go with it two times in a row. Flip Saunders convinced Taylor to give him both roles before he tragically passed away after a battle with Hodgkin's lymphoma... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Emerging trend: Coaches given president�s title in NBATimberwolves owner Glen Taylor was initially resistant to that setup, but has n
Emerging trend: Coaches given president�s title in NBA
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor was initially resistant to that setup, but has now elected to go with it two times in a row. Flip Saunders convinced Taylor to give him both roles before he tragically passed away after a battle with Hodgkin�s lymphoma... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Emerging trend: Coaches given president's title in NBATimberwolves owner Glen Taylor was initially resistant to that setup, but has n
Emerging trend: Coaches given president's title in NBA
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 2 days ago
Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor was initially resistant to that setup, but has now elected to go with it two times in a row. Flip Saunders convinced Taylor to give him both roles before he tragically passed away after a battle with Hodgkin's lymphoma... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Emerging trend: Coaches given president's title in NBATimberwolves owner Glen Taylor was initially resistant to that setup, but has n
Emerging trend: Coaches given president's title in NBA
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor was initially resistant to that setup, but has now elected to go with it two times in a row. Flip Saunders convinced Taylor to give him both roles before he tragically passed away after a battle with Hodgkin's lymphoma... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Emerging trend: Coaches given president's title in NBATimberwolves owner Glen Taylor was initially resistant to that setup, but has n
Emerging trend: Coaches given president's title in NBA
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 2 days ago
Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor was initially resistant to that setup, but has now elected to go with it two times in a row. Flip Saunders convinced Taylor to give him both roles before he tragically passed away after a battle with Hodgkin's lymphoma... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Emerging trend: Coaches given president’s title in NBATimberwolves owner Glen Taylor was initially resistant to that setup, but has n
Emerging trend: Coaches given president’s title in NBA
The Oakland Press / Posted 2 days ago
Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor was initially resistant to that setup, but has now elected to go with it two times in a row. Flip Saunders convinced Taylor to give him both roles before he tragically passed away after a battle with Hodgkin’s lymphoma... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Emerging trend: Coaches given president's title in NBATimberwolves owner Glen Taylor was initially resistant to that setup, but has n
Emerging trend: Coaches given president's title in NBA
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 2 days ago
Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor was initially resistant to that setup, but has now elected to go with it two times in a row. Flip Saunders convinced Taylor to give him both roles before he tragically passed away after a battle with Hodgkin's lymphoma... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Emerging trend: Coaches given president's title in NBATimberwolves owner Glen Taylor was initially resistant to that setup, but has n
Emerging trend: Coaches given president's title in NBA
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor was initially resistant to that setup, but has now elected to go with it two times in a row. Flip Saunders convinced Taylor to give him both roles before he tragically passed away after a battle with Hodgkin's lymphoma... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Emerging trend: Coaches given president's title in NBATimberwolves owner Glen Taylor was initially resistant to that setup, but has n
Emerging trend: Coaches given president's title in NBA
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 2 days ago
Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor was initially resistant to that setup, but has now elected to go with it two times in a row. Flip Saunders convinced Taylor to give him both roles before he tragically passed away after a battle with Hodgkin's lymphoma... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Emerging trend: Coaches given president's title in NBATimberwolves owner Glen Taylor was initially resistant to that setup, but has n
Emerging trend: Coaches given president's title in NBA
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 2 days ago
Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor was initially resistant to that setup, but has now elected to go with it two times in a row. Flip Saunders convinced Taylor to give him both roles before he tragically passed away after a battle with Hodgkin's lymphoma... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Emerging trend: Coaches given president's title in NBATimberwolves owner Glen Taylor was initially resistant to that setup, but has n
Emerging trend: Coaches given president's title in NBA
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 2 days ago
Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor was initially resistant to that setup, but has now elected to go with it two times in a row. Flip Saunders convinced Taylor to give him both roles before he tragically passed away after a battle with Hodgkin's lymphoma... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Emerging trend: Coaches given president's title in NBATimberwolves owner Glen Taylor was initially resistant to that setup, but has n
Emerging trend: Coaches given president's title in NBA
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 2 days ago
Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor was initially resistant to that setup, but has now elected to go with it two times in a row. Flip Saunders convinced Taylor to give him both roles before he tragically passed away after a battle with Hodgkin's lymphoma... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Emerging trend: Coaches given president's title in NBATimberwolves owner Glen Taylor was initially resistant to that setup, but has n
Emerging trend: Coaches given president's title in NBA
KTVB Boise / Posted 2 days ago
Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor was initially resistant to that setup, but has now elected to go with it two times in a row. Flip Saunders convinced Taylor to give him both roles before he tragically passed away after a battle with Hodgkin's lymphoma... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Emerging trend: Coaches given president's title in NBATimberwolves owner Glen Taylor was initially resistant to that setup, but has n
Emerging trend: Coaches given president's title in NBA
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 2 days ago
Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor was initially resistant to that setup, but has now elected to go with it two times in a row. Flip Saunders convinced Taylor to give him both roles before he tragically passed away after a battle with Hodgkin's lymphoma... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Emerging trend: Coaches given president's title in NBATimberwolves owner Glen Taylor was initially resistant to that setup, but has n
Emerging trend: Coaches given president's title in NBA
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor was initially resistant to that setup, but has now elected to go with it two times in a row. Flip Saunders convinced Taylor to give him both roles before he tragically passed away after a battle with Hodgkin's lymphoma... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Emerging trend: Coaches given president's title in NBATimberwolves owner Glen Taylor was initially resistant to that setup, but has n
Emerging trend: Coaches given president's title in NBA
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 2 days ago
Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor was initially resistant to that setup, but has now elected to go with it two times in a row. Flip Saunders convinced Taylor to give him both roles before he tragically passed away after a battle with Hodgkin's lymphoma... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Emerging trend: Coaches given president's title in NBATimberwolves owner Glen Taylor was initially resistant to that setup, but has n
Emerging trend: Coaches given president's title in NBA
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 2 days ago
Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor was initially resistant to that setup, but has now elected to go with it two times in a row. Flip Saunders convinced Taylor to give him both roles before he tragically passed away after a battle with Hodgkin's lymphoma... Read more
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The Washington Times
Adding Scott Brooks gives Washington four coaches who can winthat GMs toss plaudits like rice at weddings when a new coach comes aboard. Gru
Adding Scott Brooks gives Washington four coaches who can win
The Washington Times / Posted 2 days ago
that GMs toss plaudits like rice at weddings when a new coach comes aboard. Grunfeld had nice things to say about Wittman, Flip Saunders and Eddie Jordan, too, before they were shown the door with nary a visit to the conference finals between... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Can Clippers overcome Game 4 trauma vs. Trail Blazers?had a really hard year... the season starts with him this summer losing his mot
Can Clippers overcome Game 4 trauma vs. Trail Blazers?
OregonLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
had a really hard year... the season starts with him this summer losing his mother, to losing a really good friend in Flip Saunders, he's really good friends with Monty Williams... he's had a hard year. You could see on his face in the Game 4... Read more
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NBA.com
Thibodeau's role with Wolves about 'alignment, not power'kind of stability is what the young Wolves have been searching for after a tumu
Thibodeau's role with Wolves about 'alignment, not power'
NBA.com / Posted 3 days ago
kind of stability is what the young Wolves have been searching for after a tumultuous season. Beloved president and coach Flip Saunders died just days before the season started and coach Sam Mitchell and GM Milt Newton basically went through the... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Thibodeau's role w/Wolves: 'It's about alignment, not power'kind of stability is what the young Wolves have been searching for after a tumu
Thibodeau's role w/Wolves: 'It's about alignment, not power'
Warren Times Observer / Posted 3 days ago
kind of stability is what the young Wolves have been searching for after a tumultuous season. Beloved president and coach Flip Saunders died just days before the season started and coach Sam Mitchell and GM Milt Newton basically went through the... Read more
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ESPN
Thibodeau's role with Wolves 'not about power'kind of stability is what the young Wolves have been searching for after a tumu
Thibodeau's role with Wolves 'not about power'
ESPN / Posted 3 days ago
kind of stability is what the young Wolves have been searching for after a tumultuous season. Beloved president and coach Flip Saunders died just days before the season started and coach Sam Mitchell and GM Milt Newton basically went through the... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Thibodeau's role w/Wolves: 'It's about alignment, not power'kind of stability is what the young Wolves have been searching for after a tumu
Thibodeau's role w/Wolves: 'It's about alignment, not power'
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 3 days ago
kind of stability is what the young Wolves have been searching for after a tumultuous season. Beloved president and coach Flip Saunders died just days before the season started and coach Sam Mitchell and GM Milt Newton basically went through the... Read more
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Island Packet
Thibodeau's role w/Wolves: 'It's about alignment, not power'kind of stability is what the young Wolves have been searching for after a tumu
Thibodeau's role w/Wolves: 'It's about alignment, not power'
Island Packet / Posted 3 days ago
kind of stability is what the young Wolves have been searching for after a tumultuous season. Beloved president and coach Flip Saunders died just days before the season started and coach Sam Mitchell and GM Milt Newton basically went through the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Relaxed and personable, Tom Thibodeau ready for Timberwolves challengeThibodeau said, laughing. "My nephews and my niece are killing me that it's sti
Relaxed and personable, Tom Thibodeau ready for Timberwolves challenge
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Thibodeau said, laughing. "My nephews and my niece are killing me that it's still out there." And he referenced the late Flip Saunders, whom Musselman recruited to the University of Minnesota, and how the two always would begin games coaching... Read more
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The State News
ESPN reports Los Angeles Lakers interested in hiring MSU head coach Tom Izzothe Minnesota Timberwolves and Detroit Pistons considered Izzo as a candidate f
ESPN reports Los Angeles Lakers interested in hiring MSU head coach Tom Izzo
The State News / Posted 5 days ago
the Minnesota Timberwolves and Detroit Pistons considered Izzo as a candidate for head-coaching positions, before hiring Flip Saunders and Stan Van Gundy, respectively. In a press conference denying interest in the Timberwolves and Pistons jobs,... Read more
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ESPN
Garnett calls Prince an inspiration, 'super cool'of his career with the Wolves, Garnett ‎returned to Minnesota in February 2014,
Garnett calls Prince an inspiration, 'super cool'
ESPN / Posted 7 days ago
of his career with the Wolves, Garnett ‎returned to Minnesota in February 2014, when then-Wolves coach and team president Flip Saunders swung a deal to reacquire the future Hall of Famer in a trade with the Brooklyn Nets. A leg injury prevented... Read more
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TSN
Thibodeau joins T-Wolves on five-year, $50M dealwe are very pleased to have Tom as our basketball operations leader moving forw
Thibodeau joins T-Wolves on five-year, $50M deal
TSN / Posted 8 days ago
we are very pleased to have Tom as our basketball operations leader moving forward," Taylor said. Thibodeau will replace Flip Saunders, who was both president and coach before his death in October. Sam Mitchell coached the season with an interim... Read more
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give me sport
Tom Thibodeau: The right man has arrived at the right place at the perfect timeto change that record. Seven coaches have tried their hand at steering the orga
Tom Thibodeau: The right man has arrived at the right place at the perfect time
give me sport / Posted 9 days ago
to change that record. Seven coaches have tried their hand at steering the organisation, including two different stints for Flip Saunders and Kevin McHale, with Kurt Rambis, Dwane Casey, Randy Wittman, Rick Adelman and Sam Mitchell the other coaches... Read more
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Vavel
Minnesota Timberwolves hire Tom Thibodeau as head coach, Scott Layden as general manageragreed to terms with Scott Layden to be the new general manager.Minnesota looks
Minnesota Timberwolves hire Tom Thibodeau as head coach, Scott Layden as general manager
Vavel / Posted 9 days ago
agreed to terms with Scott Layden to be the new general manager.Minnesota looks for permanent head coach after death of Flip Saunders After longtime coach Flip Saunders passed away in November, the Timberwolves appointed longtime assistant Sam... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Timberwolves hire Thibodeau as coach/president, Layden to become team GMwe are very pleased to have Tom as our basketball operations leader moving forw
Timberwolves hire Thibodeau as coach/president, Layden to become team GM
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 9 days ago
we are very pleased to have Tom as our basketball operations leader moving forward," Taylor said. Thibodeau will replace Flip Saunders, who was both president and coach before his death in October. Sam Mitchell coached the season with an interim... Read more
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The Manila Times
Thibodeau hired to coach Timberwolvescoach Sam Mitchell was given his walking papers after the team finished 29-53 i
Thibodeau hired to coach Timberwolves
The Manila Times / Posted 9 days ago
coach Sam Mitchell was given his walking papers after the team finished 29-53 in 2015-16. He took over after former coach Flip Saunders died in October. CommentWe will be glad to publish your opinion and relevant information you would like to... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Timberwolves hire Thibodeau as coach/president, Layden is GMwe are very pleased to have Tom as our basketball operations leader moving forw
Timberwolves hire Thibodeau as coach/president, Layden is GM
Warren Times Observer / Posted 9 days ago
we are very pleased to have Tom as our basketball operations leader moving forward," Taylor said. Thibodeau will replace Flip Saunders, who was both president and coach before his death in October. Sam Mitchell coached the season with an interim... Read more
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News 8000
Timberwolves hire Thibodeau as coach/president, Layden is GMwe are very pleased to have Tom as our basketball operations leader moving forw
Timberwolves hire Thibodeau as coach/president, Layden is GM
News 8000 / Posted 9 days ago
we are very pleased to have Tom as our basketball operations leader moving forward," Taylor said. Thibodeau will replace Flip Saunders, who was both president and coach before his death in October. Sam Mitchell coached the season with an interim... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Former Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau returns to where his NBA coaching started in Minnesotathe coach his start in the NBA. Going forward with an interim head coach for th
Former Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau returns to where his NBA coaching started in Minnesota
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 9 days ago
the coach his start in the NBA. Going forward with an interim head coach for the 2015-2016 season following the death of Flip Saunders, it appeared that Thibodeau and the Timberwolves could be a potential combination for the future. After a few... Read more
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NBA.com
Timberwolves hire Thibodeau as coach, presidentand we are very pleased to have Tom as our basketball operations leader moving
Timberwolves hire Thibodeau as coach, president
NBA.com / Posted 9 days ago
and we are very pleased to have Tom as our basketball operations leader moving forward," Taylor said. He will replace Flip Saunders, who was both president and coach before his death just days before the season started. Sam Mitchell coached... Read more
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Boston Globe
Timberwolves hire Tom Thibodeau as coach/presidentwe are very pleased to have Tom as our basketball operations leader moving forw
Timberwolves hire Tom Thibodeau as coach/president
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
we are very pleased to have Tom as our basketball operations leader moving forward,’’ Taylor said. Thibodeau will replace Flip Saunders, who was both president and coach before his death in October. Sam Mitchell coached the season with an interim... Read more
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Island Packet
Timberwolves hire Thibodeau as coach/president, Layden is GMwe are very pleased to have Tom as our basketball operations leader moving forw
Timberwolves hire Thibodeau as coach/president, Layden is GM
Island Packet / Posted 9 days ago
we are very pleased to have Tom as our basketball operations leader moving forward," Taylor said. Thibodeau will replace Flip Saunders, who was both president and coach before his death in October. Sam Mitchell coached the season with an interim... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Thibodeau Hiring Sets Up T-Wolves to Create Lasting Legacythoughts of surrender to sell the franchise and so recently being forced to fac
Thibodeau Hiring Sets Up T-Wolves to Create Lasting Legacy
Bleacher Report / Posted 9 days ago
thoughts of surrender to sell the franchise and so recently being forced to face mortality with the passing of good friend Flip Saunders. And frankly, it's refreshing to see someone who has been so bad at something realizing there is a unique... Read more
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SportingNews
Tom Thibodeau hired as Timberwolves' coach, president of basketball operationscoaching style. Thibodeau, 58, will replace Sam Mitchell, who coached the Timb
Tom Thibodeau hired as Timberwolves' coach, president of basketball operations
SportingNews / Posted 9 days ago
coaching style. Thibodeau, 58, will replace Sam Mitchell, who coached the Timberwolves last season after his predecessor, Flip Saunders, stepped away for treatment of Hodgkin's lymphoma. Saunders died Oct. 25, three days before the season... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Timberwolves hire Thibodeau as coach/president, Layden is GMand we are very pleased to have Tom as our basketball operations leader moving
Timberwolves hire Thibodeau as coach/president, Layden is GM
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 9 days ago
and we are very pleased to have Tom as our basketball operations leader moving forward," Taylor said. He will replace Flip Saunders, who was both president and coach before his death just days before the season started. Sam Mitchell coached... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Kings interview Sam Mitchell; Vinny Del Negro likely nextSam Mitchell, the former Toronto Raptors coach who served as interim head coach
Kings interview Sam Mitchell; Vinny Del Negro likely next
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 9 days ago
Sam Mitchell, the former Toronto Raptors coach who served as interim head coach in Minnesota last season after the death of Flip Saunders. Mitchell, 52, is the first meeting in what is expected to be a prolonged process to replace Karl, who went... Read more
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Adelaide Now
NBA: Timberwolves hire new head coach, GMand we are very pleased to have Tom as our basketball operations leader moving
NBA: Timberwolves hire new head coach, GM
Adelaide Now / Posted 9 days ago
and we are very pleased to have Tom as our basketball operations leader moving forward,” Taylor said. He will replace Flip Saunders, who was both president and coach before his death just days before the season started. Sam Mitchell coached... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Thibodeau could mold Timberwolves into contender sooner than you thinkby way of their 29-53 finish under Sam Mitchell last season (he took over after
Thibodeau could mold Timberwolves into contender sooner than you think
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 9 days ago
by way of their 29-53 finish under Sam Mitchell last season (he took over after the tragic passing of coach and president Flip Saunders in late October, who died of cancer). But this idea of the hard-driving Thibodeau speeding up the... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Timberwolves hire Thibodeau as coach/president, Layden is GMand we are very pleased to have Tom as our basketball operations leader moving
Timberwolves hire Thibodeau as coach/president, Layden is GM
KTVN Reno / Posted 9 days ago
and we are very pleased to have Tom as our basketball operations leader moving forward," Taylor said. He will replace Flip Saunders, who was both president and coach before his death just days before the season started. Sam Mitchell coached... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Thibodeau could mold Timberwolves into contender sooner than you thinkby way of their 29-53 finish under Sam Mitchell last season (he took over after
Thibodeau could mold Timberwolves into contender sooner than you think
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 9 days ago
by way of their 29-53 finish under Sam Mitchell last season (he took over after the tragic passing of coach and president Flip Saunders in late October, who died of cancer). But this idea of the hard-driving Thibodeau speeding up the... Read more
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