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Terry Stotts Visits Ockley Green/Chief Joseph for NBA Cares Week

  On Monday, LaMarcus Aldridge, Damian Lillard, Terry Stotts, Neil Olshey and Chris McGowan joined students at Ockley Green/Chief Joseph for an assembly to stress the importance of teamwork, active lifestyles and lifelong learning. Terry Stotts on teamwork: “Things aren’t always going to go smoothly out on the court, sometimes things don’t go smoothly off the[...]

Mike Woodson and Garden of Dreams

The New York Knicks and Garden of Dreams Foundation kicked off the 2013-2014 season with a Launch Party on October 28, 2013. Garden of Dreams partner organization Harlem Dowling arrived with 125 jubilant children who took to the Knicks practice facility anxiously awaiting the surprises to come. For the first surprise, DJ M.I.L. started the[...]

Spurs’ Gregg Popovich Flies High at Air Force Academy

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — When Gregg Popovich went in search of a college after graduating from Indiana’s Merrillville High School in 1966, it didn’t take him long to settle on the Air Force Academy. He wanted a place with a sterling academic reputation that also would give him a chance to play college basketball. The[...]

NBA Coach of the Year George Karl Joins ESPN as NBA Studio Analyst

The 2012-13 NBA Coach of the Year George Karl has joined ESPN as an NBA analyst. As part of the multi-year agreement, Karl will provide analysis for a variety of studio shows, includingSportsCenter, NBA Coast 2 Coast, NBA Tonight and other news and information programming. He will make his debut on the 11 p.m. ET edition of SportsCenter on Saturday,[...]

George Karl Earns NBA Coach Of The Year Honors

“I am honored and energized to represent coaching and be their ambassador as coach of the year and continue to symbolize the great coaching there is in the NBA,” Karl said in a statement. “There are probably seven or eight guys who are deserving of it and another 10 or 15 other coaches who have[...]