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Ettore Messina Interested In NBA Head Coaching Opportunities

Ettore Messina told La Gazzetta dello Sport that he is interested in becoming a head coach in the NBA. Messina is currently an assistant coach for the San Antonio Spurs after a lengthy career as a head coach in Europe.“I am seriously thinking about that but I’d ask first (Gregg Popovich) and (RC) Buford for advice," said Messina. "At the same time I am very happy with the Spurs...
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Without a star, Hawks depending on coach Budenholzer to get them back on track

The Atlanta Hawks are on a mission: To prove that a team can win an NBA title without a superstar. Sure, it's been done before, by teams like the Detroit Pistons of the early-00s. But it's not a coincidence that 2014-15 will be the first NBA Finals without Tim Duncan, Dwyane Wade or Kobe Bryant since 1998. But there's undoubtedly value in having a star on the court in the pressure...
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2015 NBA Executive of the Year Results

On May 1, the NBA announced that they were awarding the 2014-2015 NBA Executive of the Year to Bob Myers of the Golden State Warriors. I’m certainly not surprised to see this recognition bestowed upon Myers, especially when the Coach of the Year award went to Atlanta’s Mike Budenholzer instead of Warriors’ coach Steve Kerr. […]
Via Project Spurs
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Atlanta Hawks: Budenholzer Deserved Coach of the Year

(Source: Scott Halleran/Getty Images North America) Atlanta Hawks: Budenholzer Deserved Coach of the Year By Christopher Kline: Staff Writer/HoopStuff… Following the announcement that Mike Budenholzer, head coach of the Atlanta Hawks, was the victor in the race for the 2015 Coach of the Year award, there were mixed reviews of the award throughout the media. Several agreed with...
Via HoopStuff
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Gregg Popovich broke Coach of the Year news to Mike Budenholzer

Mike Budenholzer was named NBA Coach of the Year Tuesday, and he learned of the news in a wonderful way. The Atlanta Hawks organization reached out to Bud’s former mentor Gregg Popovich and asked the San Antonio Spurs coach if he wanted to call his former pupil to inform him of the good news. Pop...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
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Atlanta's Mike Budenholzer voted NBA coach of the year

ATLANTA (AP) Mike Budenholzer of the Atlanta Hawks has been chosen as NBA coach of the year. The second-year coach was honored Tuesday after leading the Hawks to a 60-22 record - the best in franchise history - and top seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs. Budenholzer received 67 first-place votes and 513 points overall in balloting by sports writers and broadcasters. Golden...
Via AP on Fox
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Mike Budenholzer named 2015 NBA Coach of the Year

Atlanta Hawks head coach Mike Budenholzer has been named the 2015 NBA Coach of the Year, the league announced Tuesday. Bleacher Report’s Jared Zwerling relayed the news on Twitter. Mike Budenholzer named NBA Coach of the Year. — Jared Zwerling (@JaredZwerling) April 21, 2015   Budenholzer guided the team to a franchise-best 60-22 record, earning the No. 1 seed in the...
Via Sportsnaut
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Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer hits ref with errant clipboard throw

YouTube Atlanta Hawks head coach Mike Budenholzer pulled the old “I don’t like the way you guys are playing, so I’m going to throw my clipboard to make a statement” routine Monday.  Referee Haywoode Workman was on the receiving end as he took the clipboard off the leg. Workman, a former NBA journeyman turned NBA referee recognized the mistake and didn’t “T up” Budenholzer...
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January 07, 2014  |  Discuss

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