SAM CASSELL RUMORS & GOSSIP
Sam Cassell just got done coaching Glen Rice Jr., Otto Porter and the rest of the Wizards’ Summer League team. Before that he helped recruit Paul Pierce to Washington as a free agent.
Now Cassell could be the one lured away.
Doc Rivers is still trying to fill out his Clippers staff after Alvin Gentry and Tyronn Lue were lured away, and he is trying to land Cassell, reports Adrian...
Just a week after Sam Cassell played an instrumental role in convincing Paul Pierce to join the Washington Wizards, the assistant coach may be on his way to the Los Angeles Clippers, according to Yahoo Sports.
Clippers working on arrangement w/ Wizards to hire Sam Cassell for Doc Rivers' coaching staff, but no deal in place yet, sources tell Yahoo.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA...
Paul Pierce became an option for the Washington Wizards in free agency following the surprising departure of Jason Kidd, according to sources.
The Wizards sent Sam Cassell to meet with Pierce in Las Vegas, as the two were formerly teammates with the Boston Celtics. Cassell is an assistant coach for the Wizards.
Marcin Gortat, John Wall and other Wizards sent Pierce texts and also...
Paul Pierce might not be headed to the Washington Wizards if not for a nudge by a former teammate.
Sam Cassell, who played alongside Pierce on the Boston Celtics’ 2008 championship team, was instrumental in convincing Pierce to sign with the Wizards, according to an inside account by The Washington Post of how the signing was orchestrated. Now an assistant in Washington, Cassell...
Since his official visit to Louisville over the weekend, it’s been speculated that Louisville and UConn were the favorites for junior college combo guard Sam Cassell Jr.
On Thursday afternoon, Cassell Jr., confirmed the news with NextUpRecruits.com that the Cardinals and the Huskies were the only two schools that he is still considering. The West Baltimore native had previously...
Wade’s old trick is the pump fake on a jump shot, and he’s been fooling young defenders with it for over a decade now.
But Wade didn’t come up with the pump fake on his own. Wade readily admits that he picked it up in college from Sam Cassell, former All-Star point guard and current Washington Wizards assistant coach. While Wade played at Marquette University in college, he’d...
Jackie MacMullan, ESPN Boston
Garnett's trusted friend Sam Cassell said KG was still talking about retiring as recently as 10 days ago, but Cassell was trying to persuade him otherwise. Cassel's advice: Play as long as you can.
"KG is a loyal guy," Cassell said. "I can't see him playing for anyone else except Doc at this point."
Sam Cassell Jr. has signed a letter of intent to play basketball at the University of Maryland, coach Mark Turgeon said Monday.
Cassell is the son of former NBA guard Sam Cassell, who is now an assistant coach with the Washington Wizards.
Cassell played this season at Notre Dame Prep in Fitchburg, Mass.
He chose Maryland over the University of South Florida, Villanova and Florida...
Via AP on Fox
April 23, 2012
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