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ALVIN GENTRY RUMORS & GOSSIP

Alvin Gentry: The Warriors had a 'White Guy Wednesday' practice playlist

One of the more interesting facts about the 2014-15 Golden State Warriors was that the team had fun, loose practices with rap music blaring and the team often goofing around and pranking and joking with each other.The tidbits keep leaking out, as now former Warriors associate head coach and current New Orleans Pelicans coach Alvin Gentry claims the team formed an interesting tradition...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Alvin Gentry: 'No doubt' Anthony Davis will one day be MVP

There is a ton of optimism surrounding the Pelicans and how they'll fare next season, thanks to a combination of a new head coach in Alvin Gentry who is expected to turbo-charge the offense, along with the continued development of Anthony Davis, who's already viewed by many as being a top-three player in the league.But for New Orleans to truly improve, they'll need to be better on...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Coach Alvin Gentry: Defense will be first priority for Pelicans

He comes to the New Orleans Pelicans with a reputation as an offensive guru. But for coach Alvin Gentry, getting the Pelicans to the next level as a contender will start with the defensive end.That was clear when he made Darren Erman his associate head coach. And in an interview with NBA.com's John Schuhmann, Gentry reiterated his commitment to making sure the team improves on defense...
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July 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Pelicans coach wants Anthony Davis to shoot more threes

Superstar power forward Anthony Davis made a single three-pointer during the 2014-15 season, but it effectively sent the New Orleans Pelicans into the playoffs. However, Alvin Gentry—the franchise’s new head coach—wants to see “The Brow” hoist more triples next year. According to John Reid of NOLA.com, Gentry said: “That’s got to become a consistent shot for...
Via Sportsnaut
July 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Alvin Gentry should make the Pelicans the NBA's fastest team

Even though Anthony Davis just put together the 11th-best PER of all-time in the 2014–15 season—only Wilt Chamberlain, Michael Jordan, and LeBron James have ever done better—there’s a lot about the New Orleans Pelicans that feels boring, forced, an obligation. Underneath the astronomically developing Davis, the Pelicans simply have not put together a winning rotation. It’s...
Via The Sports Post
June 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Alvin Gentry, Steve Kerr give Mike D’Antoni credit for title

Mike D’Antoni played an indirect role in the development of many players and coaches who helped the Golden State Warriors win an NBA championship, and his work was not overlooked on Tuesday night. After the Warriors defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 6, both head coach Steve Kerr and assistant coach Alvin Gentry gave D’Antoni...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Alvin Gentry to Anthony Davis: ‘We’re coming right back here!’ (Video)

The Golden State Warriors are your 2014-15 NBA champions and assistant coach Alvin Gentry was the mastermind behind their historic, transcendent offense that proved once and for all that a jump-shooting team could in fact win an NBA championship. While celebrating the Warriors’ championship-clinching 105-97 Game 6 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Tuesday night...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Why Alvin Gentry is a Great Hire for the New Orleans Pelicans

The New Orleans Pelicans have reportedly hired Golden State Warriors assistant Alvin Gentry to be their new head coach. A 27-year veteran of the NBA bench, Gentry will bring much needed experience to a Pelicans roster that’s on the brink of contending in the Western Conference. His fast-paced offense should also do well with the type of talent New Orleans possesses. Great pick...
Via Sportsnaut
May 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Alvin Gentry hired as new Pelicans head coach

Alvin Gentry has been hired by the New Orleans Pelicans as their new head coach, according to a report. ESPN’s Marc Stein says the two sides agreed to terms on a contract Saturday. Gentry is currently serving as an associate head coach of the Golden State Warriors and will not join the Pelicans until after...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Clippers assistant Alvin Gentry headed to Golden State

Clippers associate head coach Alvin Gentry is leaving Los Angeles to take the same position with the Golden State Warriors, NBA officials who were not authorized to speak publicly on the matter confirmed. Gentry has agreed to a three-year deal that will pay him about $750,000 per season, the officials said, making him the highest-paid assistant in the NBA. Gentry will join the staff...
Via Fox Sports West
June 20, 2014  |  Discuss
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