Stan Van Gundy

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Alex Reimer
January 10, 2018 - 10:56 am
NBA coaches Steve Kerr and Stan Van Gundy often condemn President Donald Trump for his thin-skinned temperament. But their criticisms ring hollow in the wake of their petulant attacks against ESPN for the network’s overwhelming coverage of LaVar Ball. Kerr, who regularly receives Twitter applause...
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April 18, 2016 - 4:28 am
Welcome to Monday's Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . MONDAY'S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: MLB: Blue Jays at Red Sox, 11:05 a.m. (NESN; WEEI-FM) MLB: Cubs at Cardinals, 8:05 p.m. (ESPN) NBA playoffs: Pacers at...
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May 14, 2014 - 9:48 am
The Pistons' hunt for a coach is over, as the team announced that it has hired Stan Van Gundy to serve as both coach and president of basketball operations . "€œStan is a proven winner in our league,"€ said Pistons owner Tom Gores  in a team statement . "He instills his teams with passion,...
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May 07, 2014 - 8:06 am
Despite leading the Warriors to some of their most successful playoff runs in years, NBA coach Mark Jackson was fired on Tuesday after three seasons in Oakland . On paper, it seemed like Jackson was doing an excellent job reviving a franchise that had only made the playoffs once in the 17 years...
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February 18, 2014 - 7:26 am
Speaking with WEEI's Mut & Merloni on Tuesday morning, NBA analyst Stan Van Gundy said that he sees Celtics guard Rajon Rondo staying in Boston after this week's trade deadline. To listen to the interview, visit the Mut & Merloni audio on demand page . Van Gundy said that while Rondo is one...
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June 28, 2013 - 6:28 am
NBA insider Chris Mannix checked in with Dennis & Callahan on Friday morning, and the Sports Illustrated senior writer commended Danny Ainge and the Celtics for pulling off a blockbuster trade Thursday, agreeing to send Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett to the Nets in exchange for a package...
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May 28, 2012 - 3:28 am
The little office light on in the practice facility still on at 3 a.m. The calculating of plus-minus plays in practice. The guy breaking down film for Hall of Fame coach Pat Riley . This is my memory up close with a Pat Riley clone and future coach of an NBA dream team named Erik Spoelstra . I had...
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May 24, 2012 - 6:44 pm
Reports surfaced Wednesday night that Shaquille O'Neal might interview for the vacant Magic general manager position as soon as next week, but in a written statement the former NBA All-Star and current TNT analyst said Thursday afternoon that he has declined an interview invitation from the Magic...
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May 22, 2012 - 6:49 am
Even though coach Stan Van Gundy and general manager Otis Smith lost their jobs with the Magic on Monday, Magic center Dwight Howard reportedly still wants to be traded out of Orlando by the start of next season , according to former ESPN basketball analyst Chris Sheridan . Earlier this season, it...
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May 21, 2012 - 12:34 pm
Coach Stan Van Gundy and general manager Otis Smith are no longer with the Magic . In a statement from the team Monday afternoon, the Magic announced they have fired Van Gundy and agreed to part ways with Smith. Van Gundy leaves the Magic as the winningest coach in franchise history with a 259-135...
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