Originally written March 27, 2013 on Fox Sports Arizona:
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PHOENIX The rookie coach sat facing three TV monitors parked on the wall of an office he hopes to keep beyond this season. Two NCAA Tournament games and one NBA encounter were on display in high definition. Like many basketball-educated observers, the coach shook his head and admitted the college game has become difficult to watch. Too much stagnant offense resulting from several variables, he said. Then Lindsey Hunter pointed to the screen on the far right, smiled and acknowledged a guilty pleasure common to those in the coaching profession. I like to watch San Antonio. The reporter mentioned ball and player movement usually associated with the Spurs, and the interim coach of the Phoenix Suns nodded again. In contrast to the opinions of critics who are still chafed over the firing of the veteran coach Hunter replaced, the rookie coach has been around long enough to recognize whats required to win. Yeah ball and player movement thats quite a concept, right? he said in refer...
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