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According to ESPN, the Phoenix Suns have named former NBA player Lindsey Hunter interim head coach. “I think the simple answer is that the organization needed a jolt,” general manager Lance Blanks said. “We needed something that would shock the system of us, the players, and risk trumps safety in this business. We felt this [...] [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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The Phoenix Suns have named Lindsey Hunter as their interim head coach.

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Suns name Hunter interim head coach

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