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SQ#59—Big Man Coach?

With fourCeltic big men having less than a year’s experience in the NBA, it seems to me foolish not to have a coach dedicated to the oxygen deprived.  I hated it when Boston bid Clifford Ray farewell following during his battle with the staph infection picked up in the Celtics’ practice facilities.  I wonder if his resentment has diminished enough so that he would return to...

Kings replace all assistants from last season

APNewsNow. The Sacramento Kings will not bring back assistant coaches Jim Eyen, Alex English and Clifford Ray next season. The team announced Tuesday the decision to immediately cut ties with the entire staff from last season. Bobby Jackson also won't be back as an assistant but will remain in the organization in another role. The Kings fired coach Keith Smart last week and...
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June 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Suggestion for Danny: Bring Back Clifford Ray!!

Kings not keeping assistant coaches Alex English, Jim Eyen and Clifford Ray. Bobby Jackson moving to another role. — Marc J. Spears (@SpearsNBAYahoo) June 5, 2013 If we were to discuss Danny Ainge's mistakes, I'd put letting Clifford Ray go right at the top. Clifford Ray is one of the best big man coaches in the NBA. Dwight Howard and his dad credit Cliff with Dwight...

Full-Court Press: No center, no problem?

Clifford Ray isn't so sure about all this. Ray watched the Olympic gold medal game in August. He watched as a Spanish team without Ricky Rubio gave the U.S. men a scare, and he has a theory about why the Spaniards didn't end up handing the Americans a silver and keeping gold for themselves. "I knew that whenever they went to the Olympics and they went to the Olympics...
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January 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Fiddlin' & Diddlin' - Daily Links 3/9

Herald   Ray Allen won’t excuse rare 0-fer Dwight Howard, Magic end run of Bulls Globe   Trail Blazers thumbnails Confidence in Rondo is growing Celtics Life  Clifford Ray returns to the NBA with the Kings Celtics continue to shop Rajon Rondo and Paul Pierce Josh Smith wants out of Atlanta by trade deadline As teammates Robert Parish and Michael Jordan nearly brawled...
Via Celtics Life
March 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Clifford Ray returns to the NBA with the Kings

Sacramento BeeThere was a new face at the Kings' practice facility this morning working with center Hassan Whiteside after the team's shootaround. Clifford Ray, the former center and longtime coach in the NBA and CBA, will be working with the Kings as a consultant primarily for the team's big men when the team is at home, Smart said. "He just has a way of talking...
Via Celtics Life
March 08, 2012  |  Discuss

Kings Hire Clifford Ray To Work With Big Men

The Kings have hired Clifford Ray to work with the team's big men.
Via RealGM
March 08, 2012  |  Discuss

New episode of "Pivotology" tonight @6pm EST

Brian, Justin and Coach Clifford Ray are back with a new episode of "Pivotology". Tonight, the guys talk about the C's impressive win over Orlando Monday night, and how Boston's youngsters were a key part of it. They'll also be talking about Dwight Howard's return to dominance, and today's firing of Washington coach Flip Saunders. So make sure to...
Via Red's Army
January 25, 2012  |  Discuss

In The Pivot with Clifford Ray: Remembering Wayman Tisdale tonight at 6

After two weeks off the gang joins back up to talk about Clifford's recent adventures around the United States. Also during the show we will take time to remember Clifford's very good friend the late Wayman Tisdale and his contribution to not only the game of basketball but also the world of music.  To join the show and talk to the guys and Coach Ray, just go to the...
Via Red's Army
November 09, 2011  |  Discuss
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