Jerry Sloan

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Deseret News
Guest commentary: I have 21 questions about the NBA Finalstattooed on his arm — finished the season with a better win percentage (39-4 to
Guest commentary: I have 21 questions about the NBA Finals
Deseret News / Posted 8 days ago
tattooed on his arm — finished the season with a better win percentage (39-4 to Kerr’s 34-5)? How many FULL seasons did Jerry Sloan coach his guts out and not win Coach of the Year? Why can’t I let the fact that the Warriors tanked, flat out... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
June 14, 1998: Bulls beat Jazz for double triple victorywith a three-pointer after Ron Harper got a hand on it just before the buzzer.
June 14, 1998: Bulls beat Jazz for double triple victory
Chicago Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
with a three-pointer after Ron Harper got a hand on it just before the buzzer. For the second straight year, Jazz coach Jerry Sloan watched his team's championship hopes go down the drain in the final seconds of Game 6. "We were just trying to... Read more
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Deseret News
BYU coaches sing "Utah Man"; Andrew Bogut sustains ugly injury in NBA Finals Game 5continued. A timeout was called and the big man was helped off the floor. He ex
BYU coaches sing "Utah Man"; Andrew Bogut sustains ugly injury in NBA Finals Game 5
Deseret News / Posted 10 days ago
continued. A timeout was called and the big man was helped off the floor. He exited through a tunnel and didn't return. Jerry Sloan's influence on Knicks coach Hornacek examined By hiring head coach Jeff Hornacek, New York Knicks president Phil... Read more
11d
The Suburbanite
Keith McLeod joins Matt Hackenberg's staff at GlenOakand Pacers. His best season came in 2004-05 when he averaged 7.8 points and 4.5
Keith McLeod joins Matt Hackenberg's staff at GlenOak
The Suburbanite / Posted 11 days ago
and Pacers. His best season came in 2004-05 when he averaged 7.8 points and 4.5 assists in 53 games for the Jazz. He counts Jerry Sloan, Rick Carlisle, Don Nelson and the late Flip Saunders as some of the impactful coaches for which he played.“Those... Read more
11d
NBA.com
Does NBA have right plan for mental health going forward?season up with. I see that as one of the main things that seems not to happen a
Does NBA have right plan for mental health going forward?
NBA.com / Posted 11 days ago
season up with. I see that as one of the main things that seems not to happen a great deal anymore." -- Hall of Fame Coach Jerry Sloan, who received the Chuck Daly Lifetime Achievement Award last week along with former Celtics and Bullets Coach... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Cavs back in NBA Finals with Game 3 blowoutand yet kind of had the heart of a teddy bear. I'm devastated for his family, e
Cavs back in NBA Finals with Game 3 blowout
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 15 days ago
and yet kind of had the heart of a teddy bear. I'm devastated for his family, especially his kids." ... K.C. Jones and Jerry Sloan were named co-recipients of the Chuck Daly Lifetime Achievement award prior to Game 3. Jones won eight... Read more
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News 8000
Cavs back in NBA Finals with Game 3 blowoutand yet kind of had the heart of a teddy bear. I'm devastated for his family, e
Cavs back in NBA Finals with Game 3 blowout
News 8000 / Posted 15 days ago
and yet kind of had the heart of a teddy bear. I'm devastated for his family, especially his kids." ... K.C. Jones and Jerry Sloan were named co-recipients of the Chuck Daly Lifetime Achievement award prior to Game 3. Jones won eight... Read more
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15d
New York Post
Jeff Hornacek’s mentor has some advice — and a warningCLEVELAND — One of the all-time great coaches thinks the Knicks made a great hi
Jeff Hornacek’s mentor has some advice — and a warning
New York Post / Posted 15 days ago
CLEVELAND — One of the all-time great coaches thinks the Knicks made a great hire in Jeff Hornacek. Jerry Sloan, the Hall of Famer who directed the Jazz for an NBA-record 23 consecutive seasons, including two Finals runs with the Karl Malone, John... Read more
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Deseret News
Jerry Sloan honored with prestigious NBA Lifetime Achievement AwardSALT LAKE CITY — Not surprisingly, Jerry Sloan thanked the late Larry H. Miller
Jerry Sloan honored with prestigious NBA Lifetime Achievement Award
Deseret News / Posted 15 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Not surprisingly, Jerry Sloan thanked the late Larry H. Miller during a press conference to announce that the Hall of Fame coach had received a prestigious honor from the NBA. Before every season, Sloan recalled, Miller reminded... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Cavs back in NBA Finals with Game 3 blowoutand yet kind of had the heart of a teddy bear. I'm devastated for his family, e
Cavs back in NBA Finals with Game 3 blowout
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 15 days ago
and yet kind of had the heart of a teddy bear. I'm devastated for his family, especially his kids." ... K.C. Jones and Jerry Sloan were named co-recipients of the Chuck Daly Lifetime Achievement award prior to Game 3. Jones won eight... Read more
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My EastText
Cavs back in NBA Finals with Game 3 blowoutand yet kind of had the heart of a teddy bear. I'm devastated for his family, e
Cavs back in NBA Finals with Game 3 blowout
My EastText / Posted 15 days ago
and yet kind of had the heart of a teddy bear. I'm devastated for his family, especially his kids." ... K.C. Jones and Jerry Sloan were named co-recipients of the Chuck Daly Lifetime Achievement award prior to Game 3. Jones won eight... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Cavs back in NBA Finals with Game 3 blowoutand yet kind of had the heart of a teddy bear. I'm devastated for his family, e
Cavs back in NBA Finals with Game 3 blowout
KTXS Abilene / Posted 15 days ago
and yet kind of had the heart of a teddy bear. I'm devastated for his family, especially his kids." ... K.C. Jones and Jerry Sloan were named co-recipients of the Chuck Daly Lifetime Achievement award prior to Game 3. Jones won eight... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Cavs back in NBA Finals with Game 3 blowoutand yet kind of had the heart of a teddy bear. I'm devastated for his family, e
Cavs back in NBA Finals with Game 3 blowout
KECI Missoula / Posted 15 days ago
and yet kind of had the heart of a teddy bear. I'm devastated for his family, especially his kids." ... K.C. Jones and Jerry Sloan were named co-recipients of the Chuck Daly Lifetime Achievement award prior to Game 3. Jones won eight... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Cavs back in NBA Finals with Game 3 blowoutand yet kind of had the heart of a teddy bear. I'm devastated for his family, e
Cavs back in NBA Finals with Game 3 blowout
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 15 days ago
and yet kind of had the heart of a teddy bear. I'm devastated for his family, especially his kids." ... K.C. Jones and Jerry Sloan were named co-recipients of the Chuck Daly Lifetime Achievement award prior to Game 3. Jones won eight... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Cavs back in NBA Finals with Game 3 blowoutand yet kind of had the heart of a teddy bear. I'm devastated for his family, e
Cavs back in NBA Finals with Game 3 blowout
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 15 days ago
and yet kind of had the heart of a teddy bear. I'm devastated for his family, especially his kids." ... K.C. Jones and Jerry Sloan were named co-recipients of the Chuck Daly Lifetime Achievement award prior to Game 3. Jones won eight... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Cavs back in NBA Finals with Game 3 blowoutand yet kind of had the heart of a teddy bear. I'm devastated for his family, e
Cavs back in NBA Finals with Game 3 blowout
KTVZ Bend / Posted 15 days ago
and yet kind of had the heart of a teddy bear. I'm devastated for his family, especially his kids." ... K.C. Jones and Jerry Sloan were named co-recipients of the Chuck Daly Lifetime Achievement award prior to Game 3. Jones won eight... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Cavs back in NBA Finals with Game 3 blowoutand yet kind of had the heart of a teddy bear. I'm devastated for his family, e
Cavs back in NBA Finals with Game 3 blowout
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 15 days ago
and yet kind of had the heart of a teddy bear. I'm devastated for his family, especially his kids." ... K.C. Jones and Jerry Sloan were named co-recipients of the Chuck Daly Lifetime Achievement award prior to Game 3. Jones won eight... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Cavs back in NBA Finals with Game 3 blowoutand yet kind of had the heart of a teddy bear. I'm devastated for his family, e
Cavs back in NBA Finals with Game 3 blowout
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 15 days ago
and yet kind of had the heart of a teddy bear. I'm devastated for his family, especially his kids." ... K.C. Jones and Jerry Sloan were named co-recipients of the Chuck Daly Lifetime Achievement award prior to Game 3. Jones won eight... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Cavs back in NBA Finals with Game 3 blowoutand yet kind of had the heart of a teddy bear. I'm devastated for his family, e
Cavs back in NBA Finals with Game 3 blowout
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 15 days ago
and yet kind of had the heart of a teddy bear. I'm devastated for his family, especially his kids." ... K.C. Jones and Jerry Sloan were named co-recipients of the Chuck Daly Lifetime Achievement award prior to Game 3. Jones won eight... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Utah Jazz legend Jerry Sloan receives Chuck Daly Lifetime Achievement AwardFile photo: Jerry Sloan at a Utah Jazz game. CLEVELAND — Former Utah Jazz Head
Utah Jazz legend Jerry Sloan receives Chuck Daly Lifetime Achievement Award
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 15 days ago
File photo: Jerry Sloan at a Utah Jazz game. CLEVELAND — Former Utah Jazz Head Coach Jerry Sloan is a co-recipient of the 2016 Chuck Daly Lifetime Achievement Award, and he was honored Wednesday during halftime of Game 3 of the NBA Finals in... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Cavs back in NBA Finals with Game 3 blowoutand yet kind of had the heart of a teddy bear. I'm devastated for his family, e
Cavs back in NBA Finals with Game 3 blowout
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 15 days ago
and yet kind of had the heart of a teddy bear. I'm devastated for his family, especially his kids." ... K.C. Jones and Jerry Sloan were named co-recipients of the Chuck Daly Lifetime Achievement award prior to Game 3. Jones won eight... Read more
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FOX News
Legendary NBA coach Jerry Sloan says he has Parkinson's disease, dementiaHall of Famer Jerry Sloan said Wednesday that he has Parkinson's disease and a
Legendary NBA coach Jerry Sloan says he has Parkinson's disease, dementia
FOX News / Posted 17 days ago
Hall of Famer Jerry Sloan said Wednesday that he has Parkinson's disease and a form of dementia. The 74-year-old Sloan, who coached the Utah Jazz from 1988 to 2011, told The Salt Lake Tribune in an interview Wednesday that he was diagnosed with... Read more
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give me sport
Jeff Hornacek knows exactly where to start with his New York Knicks rebuild22nd worst out of the 30 franchises in the league. “I played for Cotton Fitzsi
Jeff Hornacek knows exactly where to start with his New York Knicks rebuild
give me sport / Posted 18 days ago
22nd worst out of the 30 franchises in the league. “I played for Cotton Fitzsimmons, who was very offensive-minded, and Jerry Sloan, who is very defensive-minded,” Hornacek said. “So for me, I've always played for coaches who wanted us to play... Read more
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New York Post
Jeff Hornacek on not dunking, what he won’t tolerate and Knicks beliefenough. A: I’m not gonna be hammering [players] over the head. I probably learn
Jeff Hornacek on not dunking, what he won’t tolerate and Knicks belief
New York Post / Posted 19 days ago
enough. A: I’m not gonna be hammering [players] over the head. I probably learned a combination of Cotton Fitzsimmons, Jerry Sloan. I try to get their confidence as high as I can as players. Occasionally, I’ll have to get on ’em. But, again,... Read more
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Deseret News
Muhammad Ali ‘as kind as he was tough in the ring,' Sen. Hatch recallsnation mourned Ali, Hatch said another dear friend who has been diagnosed with
Muhammad Ali ‘as kind as he was tough in the ring,' Sen. Hatch recalls
Deseret News / Posted 20 days ago
nation mourned Ali, Hatch said another dear friend who has been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease, former Utah Jazz coach Jerry Sloan, is in his thoughts. "He's a lot like Ali. They're two of the top champions that I have known. I've known a lot... Read more
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New York Post
Jeff Hornacek’s biggest job: Make Carmelo second fiddlejob description. Coaches have to get along with their stars. All Hornacek needs
Jeff Hornacek’s biggest job: Make Carmelo second fiddle
New York Post / Posted 21 days ago
job description. Coaches have to get along with their stars. All Hornacek needs to do is study the path of his mentor, Jerry Sloan, who clashed with the last star he ever coached, Deron Williams, a feud that ultimately chased him from the game... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Bulls know all about Warriors' Game 7 magicgets a rest.” Warriors coach Al Attles played his reserves 82 minutes and enjo
Bulls know all about Warriors' Game 7 magic
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
gets a rest.” Warriors coach Al Attles played his reserves 82 minutes and enjoyed a 26-3 bench scoring advantage. But Jerry Sloan absolved Bulls coach Dick Motta of blame after Motta only doled out 25 minutes to non-starters. “We got a little... Read more
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NBA.com
Knicks make it official, hire Hornacek as coachexpect." The Elmhurst, Ill-native, began his coaching career as an assistant c
Knicks make it official, hire Hornacek as coach
NBA.com / Posted 22 days ago
expect." The Elmhurst, Ill-native, began his coaching career as an assistant coach for the Utah Jazz under head coaches Jerry Sloan and Tyrone Corbin from 2010-11 through 2012-13 following an illustrious 14-year playing career. Hornacek averaged... Read more
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NBA.com
Lue proving to be timely game-changer for Cavaliers8-3 mark in just three weeks as a head coach, Lue was coaching the Eastern Conf
Lue proving to be timely game-changer for Cavaliers
NBA.com / Posted 22 days ago
8-3 mark in just three weeks as a head coach, Lue was coaching the Eastern Conference All-Stars in Toronto. Consider that Jerry Sloan won 1,221 games with Utah and Chicago over 26 seasons, twice took the Jazz to The Finals and never worked the... Read more
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ESPN
#NBArank Best Finals Games: Michael Jordan's flu gamegames. Only Jordan wouldn't let them. There was so much greatness on that Jaz
#NBArank Best Finals Games: Michael Jordan's flu game
ESPN / Posted 23 days ago
games. Only Jordan wouldn't let them. There was so much greatness on that Jazz team -- Karl Malone, John Stockton and Jerry Sloan -- ‎but No. 23 went storybook right at the crucial time, while The Mailman, who had just won his first MVP award,... Read more
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NBA.com
Cavs-Warriors not first series to get an anticipated redosame Finals opponent in consecutive years. Until now. Led by future Hall of Fa
Cavs-Warriors not first series to get an anticipated redo
NBA.com / Posted 23 days ago
same Finals opponent in consecutive years. Until now. Led by future Hall of Famers Karl Malone, John Stockton and coach Jerry Sloan, the Utah Jazz were running out of opportunities to get a title. The Jazz had an easier road to the 1998 Finals... Read more
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ESPN
ESPN's World Fame 10087. Deron Williams IT'S GOOD TO BEBefore the tension with Jerry Sloan, before
ESPN's World Fame 100
ESPN / Posted 24 days ago
87. Deron Williams IT'S GOOD TO BEBefore the tension with Jerry Sloan, before the injuries and before the move East, Williams seemingly scored and dished at will, and the only question seemed to be whether he or Chris Paul would be the "Next Great... Read more
24d
Chicago Tribune
Bulls know all about Warriors' Game 7 magicgets a rest.” Warriors coach Al Attles played his reserves 82 minutes and enjo
Bulls know all about Warriors' Game 7 magic
Chicago Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
gets a rest.” Warriors coach Al Attles played his reserves 82 minutes and enjoyed a 26-3 bench scoring advantage. But Jerry Sloan absolved Bulls coach Dick Motta of blame after Motta only doled out 25 minutes to non-starters. “We got a little... Read more
24d
San Antonio Express-News
Warriors’ biggest playoff wins since moving westConference finals, Game 6, 1975: Huge candidate here. The Warriors were down 3-
Warriors’ biggest playoff wins since moving west
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 24 days ago
Conference finals, Game 6, 1975: Huge candidate here. The Warriors were down 3-2 and heading into Chicago, home of Jerry Sloan, Norm Van Lier and a very nasty opponent. The Warriors were down 11 at halftime, but Rick Barry’s 36 points led... Read more
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USA Today
Longtime referee Joey Crawford won't be in familiar place of Finalshim to a fight in a playoff game, was a turning point in Crawford’s career. Wi
Longtime referee Joey Crawford won't be in familiar place of Finals
USA Today / Posted 25 days ago
him to a fight in a playoff game, was a turning point in Crawford’s career. With his tie flying, Utah Jazz head coach Jerry Sloan draws a technical as he yells at referee Joey Crawford during a 1997 game in Salt Lake City. (Photo: STEVE C.... Read more
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SportingNews
Jeff Hornacek may not know what he's getting himself into with New York, Knicksof pro player personnel who goes back over 20 years with Hornacek, including se
Jeff Hornacek may not know what he's getting himself into with New York, Knicks
SportingNews / Posted 29 days ago
of pro player personnel who goes back over 20 years with Hornacek, including seven seasons when he was an assistant under Jerry Sloan. “He’s a straight shooter. Now whether he says all the popular things or the right things…that remains to be... Read more
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NBA.com
Want to be an NBA coach? Path is hardly for the timidinterviewing coaching candidates. There was very little input from them. "The
Want to be an NBA coach? Path is hardly for the timid
NBA.com / Posted 1 months ago
interviewing coaching candidates. There was very little input from them. "The first guy, my first interview (in 1985) was Jerry Sloan," said longtime executive Donnie Walsh, who hired the likes of Larry Brown and Larry Bird as head coaches while... Read more
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New York Post
Suns broadcaster’s Hornacek rundown: Fans, Knicks will love himgot selected 46th in the draft by Phoenix and became their head coach in the cl
Suns broadcaster’s Hornacek rundown: Fans, Knicks will love him
New York Post / Posted 1 months ago
got selected 46th in the draft by Phoenix and became their head coach in the club’s 46th season. That he has played for Jerry Sloan, Cotton Fitzsimmons — who once ran the triangle in the 1970s — and John MacLeod during a 14-year career only... Read more
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New York Post
Steve Kerr raves about Hornacek, defends his Suns tenureplayed. Utah’s system was very similar in terms of post feeding and split cuts.
Steve Kerr raves about Hornacek, defends his Suns tenure
New York Post / Posted 1 months ago
played. Utah’s system was very similar in terms of post feeding and split cuts. I know Phil always had tremendous respect for [former Jazz coach] Jerry Sloan, and I’m sure that factors in. On a personal level, I think they’ll get along really w... Read more
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Deseret News
Utah Jazz workouts: Villanova star Ryan Arcidiacono relishes his championship-winning assistSALT LAKE CITY — Jerry Sloan used to occasionally joke that you never see kids
Utah Jazz workouts: Villanova star Ryan Arcidiacono relishes his championship-winning assist
Deseret News / Posted 1 months ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Jerry Sloan used to occasionally joke that you never see kids outside in their driveways practicing playing defense. It’s much more fun to shoot than to do defensive slide drills, of course. In a sense, Ryan Arcidiacono, one of six... Read more
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New York Post
The pushover rep that pauses the Jeff Hornacek praisein Utah — where as a shooting guard he twice lost (1997 and 1998) with the John
The pushover rep that pauses the Jeff Hornacek praise
New York Post / Posted 1 months ago
in Utah — where as a shooting guard he twice lost (1997 and 1998) with the John Stockton-Karl Malone gang under coach Jerry Sloan in the Finals to Jackson’s Bulls — Hornacek took over the Suns in 2013-14. His first season produced 48 wins and... Read more
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New York Post
Jeff Hornacek’s brother knows what Knicks’ new hire wantsand Kobe. But Jeff respects the triangle. It’s won titles.” John sees what Jac
Jeff Hornacek’s brother knows what Knicks’ new hire wants
New York Post / Posted 1 months ago
and Kobe. But Jeff respects the triangle. It’s won titles.” John sees what Jackson likes in his brother. “Jackson and Jerry Sloan had a lot of respect for each other,” John said. “They’re from the same mold, hard-nosed, tough. Jeff is a Sloan... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
It’s hard to say no to momformer Education Secretary Arne Duncan, whose mother is Sue Duncan. Former Chic
It’s hard to say no to mom
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 1 months ago
former Education Secretary Arne Duncan, whose mother is Sue Duncan. Former Chicago Bulls coach Dick Motta and player Jerry Sloan attended, as did Duke University basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski. This year's dinner will include tributes to... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Knicks' Decision to Hire Hornacek Just What Phil Wantedand 1998, giving Jackson an up-close appreciation for Hornacek's cerebral game.
Knicks' Decision to Hire Hornacek Just What Phil Wanted
Bleacher Report / Posted 1 months ago
and 1998, giving Jackson an up-close appreciation for Hornacek's cerebral game. It matters, too, that Hornacek played for Jerry Sloan, whose tenacity and offensive system Jackson openly admired. Put simply, Hornacek has the right pedigree. No,... Read more
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CBS Sports
With Jeff Hornacek, Phil Jackson goes outside his triangle of trustit or taught it. But what Hornacek does believe in is having a system and a cu
With Jeff Hornacek, Phil Jackson goes outside his triangle of trust
CBS Sports / Posted 1 months ago
it or taught it. But what Hornacek does believe in is having a system and a culture, something he learned from playing for Jerry Sloan in Utah. The word in league circles is that Jackson's affinity for Hornacek emanated from the longtime... Read more
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