Found April 12, 2013 on BlackSportsOnline:
Coach Pop definitely not going to be on Stephen Jackson’s mixtape now. Both Jackson and Thomas are ineligible for postseason, even if they are claimed off waivers. Spurs waive Stephen Jackson. Knicks waive Kurt Thomas. — Art Garcia (@ArtGarcia92) April 12, 2013
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