Nick Van Exel set to take job as assistant coach in D-League
Nick Van Exel characterizes himself as a 13-year NBA player as "someone who was emotional, who didn't sugarcoat things, who ruffled some feathers." "I've learned that you can't always do that, though," says Van Exel, revealing to FOX Sports Southwest that he's in the process of accepting the top assistant job with the Dallas Mavericks' D-League affiliate, the Texas Legends. "And...
MILWAUKEE -- Close to an hour after practice was over,Giannis Antetokounmpo was still on the BMO Harris Bradley Center court.First it was assistant coach Scott Williams, then Nick VanExel -- no matter how physical the opponent, the 18-year-old wasn't backingdown and certainly wasn't retiring to the locker room until he had to.If one of the arena workers had been willing to goone...
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