Red Auerbach

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NBA.com
Morning Tip: Q&A with Warriors' Draymond Greenride. You could have put 50 jockeys on Secretariat and won the Kentucky Derby.
Morning Tip: Q&A with Warriors' Draymond Green
NBA.com / Posted 5 days ago
ride. You could have put 50 jockeys on Secretariat and won the Kentucky Derby. He was lucky and Pat Riley was very lucky. Red Auerbach would tell you the same thing...whoever was coaching Bill Russell would have won 10 championships." -- Former... Read more
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ESPN
LeBron James and Dwyane Wade's friendship enrages the NBA -- and that's just fine with themif I'd have more information on my husband than Bron would."Gabrielle Union Ma
LeBron James and Dwyane Wade's friendship enrages the NBA -- and that's just fine with them
ESPN / Posted 8 days ago
if I'd have more information on my husband than Bron would."Gabrielle Union Maxwell will contend, as no less than the late Red Auerbach once taught him, that modern players cede a psychological edge whenever they deign to socialize with an... Read more
9d
Orlando Sentinel
Magic have potential for smooth ride with Frank Vogelout of their irrelevant slumber. It doesn't matter which coach rolls out the b
Magic have potential for smooth ride with Frank Vogel
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
out of their irrelevant slumber. It doesn't matter which coach rolls out the basketballs — the ghost of James Naismith and Red Auerbach, Phil Jackson, Doc Rivers or Vogel. Pick any name. But if you have Larry, Curly and Moe as the cornerstone of... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Tales from the NBA draft lotteryof Boston's draft slot: "Tough luck, Thibs!" Grousbeck wore his championship r
Tales from the NBA draft lottery
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 10 days ago
of Boston's draft slot: "Tough luck, Thibs!" Grousbeck wore his championship ring and an old Celtics tie, a gift from Red Auerbach, as his good-luck charms. Isaiah Thomas, the team's representative on the dais, tucked a plastic bag of actual... Read more
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ESPN
Tales from the NBA draft lotteryof Boston's draft slot: "Tough luck, Thibs!" Grousbeck wore his championship r
Tales from the NBA draft lottery
ESPN / Posted 10 days ago
of Boston's draft slot: "Tough luck, Thibs!" Grousbeck wore his championship ring and an old Celtics tie, a gift from Red Auerbach, as his good-luck charms. Isaiah Thomas, the team's representative on the dais, tucked a plastic bag of actual... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Ex-NBA All-Star says Jerry Sloan was better than Phil Jacksonride. You could have put 50 jockeys on Secretariat and won the Kentucky Derby.
Ex-NBA All-Star says Jerry Sloan was better than Phil Jackson
OregonLive.com / Posted 10 days ago
ride. You could have put 50 jockeys on Secretariat and won the Kentucky Derby. He was lucky and Pat Riley was very lucky. Red Auerbach would tell you the same thing... whoever was coaching Bill Russell would have won 10 championships." On how he... Read more
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ESPN
Will luck finally be on Boston's side at draft lottery?make a trade." Twiss said no one has ever held the lottery miss against him. W
Will luck finally be on Boston's side at draft lottery?
ESPN / Posted 11 days ago
make a trade." Twiss said no one has ever held the lottery miss against him. When he got back to Boston, Celtics president Red Auerbach pulled Twiss aside and told him not to worry about what happened, because the ping-pong balls left everything to... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Red Review: Tyronn Lue closes in on NBA recordcoaches of all time -- Phil Jackson (229 wins), Riley (171 wins), Gregg Popovic
Red Review: Tyronn Lue closes in on NBA record
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 12 days ago
coaches of all time -- Phil Jackson (229 wins), Riley (171 wins), Gregg Popovich (158 wins), Larry Brown (100 wins) and Red Auerbach (99 wins) -- and you'll find that Lue favors well, in terms of point differential. Here's the average point... Read more
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Boston Herald
NBA draft lottery is must-miss TVHanley Ramirez and baserunning: Something always goes wrong. In 1997, shortly a
NBA draft lottery is must-miss TV
Boston Herald / Posted 12 days ago
Hanley Ramirez and baserunning: Something always goes wrong. In 1997, shortly after King Richard of Pitino had pushed out Red Auerbach as Celtics president, the Green had a 27.51 percent chance of getting the first pick, which would have meant Tim... Read more
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ESPN
Don't wallow in sorrow for Tim Duncanin sustained success with his coach to such a degree that Pop is right up there
Don't wallow in sorrow for Tim Duncan
ESPN / Posted 15 days ago
in sustained success with his coach to such a degree that Pop is right up there now with Phil Jackson, Pat Riley and, yes, Red Auerbach in pro basketball's bench pantheon. I'm prepared to be realistic here. I understand we'll all need some time to... Read more
15d
Yahoo Sports
Kevin Durant on beating Spurs: ‘This is not our championship’to Kawhi Leonard – he was perhaps the best player on his team. The most success
Kevin Durant on beating Spurs: ‘This is not our championship’
Yahoo Sports / Posted 15 days ago
to Kawhi Leonard – he was perhaps the best player on his team. The most successful coach-player combination this side of Red Auerbach and Bill Russell, in terms of consistency and longevity, was working in concert until the end Thursday night.... Read more
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Sports Grid
Ranking 14 Most Improbable NBA Draft Lottery Picks Ever“The Human Victory Cigar” because when he got into the game, it meant the win w
Ranking 14 Most Improbable NBA Draft Lottery Picks Ever
Sports Grid / Posted 17 days ago
“The Human Victory Cigar” because when he got into the game, it meant the win was already in the bag, much like when Red Auerbach would break out a stogie when a Celtics blowout was officially in hand. Those are the 14 teams that had the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Slow learner Mitt Romney helping GOP on path to ruinto close ranks and circle the wagons. This is such a moment for Republicans, a
Slow learner Mitt Romney helping GOP on path to ruin
Boston Herald / Posted 19 days ago
to close ranks and circle the wagons. This is such a moment for Republicans, and it is slipping through their fingers. Red Auerbach had a great understanding of communications. “It’s not what you tell people that matters,” the late Celtics... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Memphis needs more than stabilitymost successful coaches nearly immediately after the moments for which they wer
Memphis needs more than stability
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
most successful coaches nearly immediately after the moments for which they were most celebrated. If that's stability, I'm Red Auerbach. So now the pressure is on Wallace to make a franchise-saving hire. Frank Vogel is an obvious choice. He was... Read more
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Boston Globe
Gary Washburn: Larry Bird leans on Celtics experience as he shakes up Pacershas been good coaches leave after three years. I played for Bill Fitch and I’ve
Gary Washburn: Larry Bird leans on Celtics experience as he shakes up Pacers
Boston Globe / Posted 20 days ago
has been good coaches leave after three years. I played for Bill Fitch and I’ve seen it happen firsthand. I talked to Red Auerbach on the subject a lot. We had K.C. Jones for five years, nicest man I’ve ever met, and they let him go and we... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Larry Bird's bizarre three-year rule about coaching tenure is foolishhas been, good coaches leave after three years. I played for Bill Fitch and I'v
Larry Bird's bizarre three-year rule about coaching tenure is foolish
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 22 days ago
has been, good coaches leave after three years. I played for Bill Fitch and I've seen it happen firsthand. I've talked to Red Auerbach on the subject a lot. We had K.C. Jones for five years. Nicest man I ever met. And they let him go. And we were... Read more
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USA Today
Doyel: Frank Vogel falls victim to Larry Bird's warped thinkingknows what he knows – well, he knows what he knew – and what Bird learned as a
Doyel: Frank Vogel falls victim to Larry Bird's warped thinking
USA Today / Posted 23 days ago
knows what he knows – well, he knows what he knew – and what Bird learned as a player from Boston Celtics President Red Auerbach informed the dangerous decision he made on Thursday to move on from Vogel, one of the best coaches in franchise... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
The wrong decision, the wrong way to pull the plug: Bird lets Vogel goLarry Bird fired Jim O’Brien in person. Bird fired Rick Carlisle, who went on t
The wrong decision, the wrong way to pull the plug: Bird lets Vogel go
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 23 days ago
Larry Bird fired Jim O’Brien in person. Bird fired Rick Carlisle, who went on to win an NBA title in Dallas, in person. But Frank Vogel, the man who led and grew the Pacers after the failed O’Brien years, the winningest coach in the Pacers’ NBA... Read more
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Boston Globe
Celtics just aren’t that goodbeing good. Fortunately for the Celtics, they have a tolerant and sometimes hop
Celtics just aren’t that good
Boston Globe / Posted 29 days ago
being good. Fortunately for the Celtics, they have a tolerant and sometimes hopelessly optimistic fan base. The Bruins and Red Sox should have it this good. The last game of the 2015-16 Celtics season was played on the 50th anniversary of the... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Where does Billy Donovan rank among rookie NBA coaches?who had the best winning percentage in their first NBA season: T1. Steve Kerr,
Where does Billy Donovan rank among rookie NBA coaches?
The Oklahoman / Posted 30 days ago
who had the best winning percentage in their first NBA season: T1. Steve Kerr, Golden State, 2014-15, .817 (67-15) T1. Red Auerbach, Washington, 1946-47, .817 (49-11) T3. Tom Thibodeau, Chicago, 2010-11, .756 (62-20) T3. Paul Westphal,... Read more
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Surrey Leader
South Surrey water-polo star wraps up NCAA careertimes as a conference all-academic all-star, and earned repeated spots on the d
South Surrey water-polo star wraps up NCAA career
Surrey Leader / Posted 30 days ago
times as a conference all-academic all-star, and earned repeated spots on the dean’s list. She was also a finalist for the Red Auerbach Award – recognizing leadership and community service – at GWU’s Georgey Awards, which were held Tuesday. Though... Read more
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Peace Arch News
South Surrey water-polo star wraps up NCAA careertimes as a conference all-academic all-star, and earned repeated spots on the d
South Surrey water-polo star wraps up NCAA career
Peace Arch News / Posted 30 days ago
times as a conference all-academic all-star, and earned repeated spots on the dean’s list. She was also a finalist for the Red Auerbach Award – recognizing leadership and community service – at GWU’s Georgey Awards, which were held Tuesday. Though... Read more

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