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2013-2014 Ohio State Men’s Basketball Preview

After a heroic-yet-heartbreaking NCAA Tournament last season, the Buckeyes were almost immediately seeking answers and replacements for some key losses. DeShaun Thomas, Ohio State’s ninth all-time leading scorer and the third-place holder for points in single season, declared for the NBA Draft and was selected by the San Antonio Spurs with the 28th pick in the second round before...
Via Buckeye Empire
November 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Brendan Malone Resigns As Assistant Coach Of Kings

The Sacramento Kings have accepted the resignation of assistant coach Brendan Malone, effective immediately. No replacement will be made at this time and Chris Jent will assume responsibilities as the lead assistant on head coach Michael Malone’s staff moving forward. “As a veteran of 27 seasons in the NBA coaching ranks, Brendan brought a wealth of experience and knowledge...
Via RealGM
October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Kings announce assistant coach Brendan Malone's Resignation

The Sacramento Kings announced today the team has accepted the resignation of Assistant Coach Brendan Malone effective immediately. No replacement will be made at this time and moving forward Chris Jent will assume responsibilities as the lead assistant on Head Coach Michael Malone’s staff. “As a veteran of 27 seasons in the NBA coaching ranks Brendan brought a wealth of experience...
Via Pro Sports Daily
October 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Noah Brown, from the same hometown as baller Chris Jent, becomes 18th member for 2014

Ohio State football program netted its 18th verbal commitment for the class of 2014 when Noah Brown pledged his allegiance to head coach Urban Meyer and Buckeye Nation after a weekend visit to the Columbus […]
Via BuckeyeBanter.com
September 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Kings hire Ryan Bowen as assistant coach

The Kings hired Ryan Bowen as an assistant coach and assistant director of player development Wednesday. Bowen an assistant coach for the Denver Nuggets the past two seasons joins Brendan Malone Chris Jent Corliss Williamson Dee Brown and Micah Nori on new coach Michael Malone's staff. In 10 NBA seasons Bowen played in 507 games with the Nuggets (1999-2000 2003-04) Houston...
Via Pro Sports Daily
August 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Checking in with Cleveland's David Lighty from Vegas Summer League

David Lighty led Nanterre, in France's LNB Pro A Division, to the French League Championship in 2013. He was named MVP of the finals and also helped his team qualify for Euroleague. In July, the Cleveland native was added to the Sacramento Kings Summer League Roster. Kings head coach Mike Malone, as well as assistant Chris Jent, were each members of the Cavaliers coaching...
Via Stepien Rules
July 18, 2013  |  Discuss

AP Source: Bucks trade Luc Mbah a Moute to Kings

The Milwaukee Bucks traded forward Luc Mbah a Moute to the Sacramento Kings in exchange for a 2016 second-round draft pick, a person familiar with the deal said Tuesday. The person, who spoke on condition of anonymity to The Associated Press because teams can't confirm moves until the new league year begins Wednesday, also said Milwaukee has the right to swap 2018 second-round...
Via AP on Fox
July 09, 2013  |  Discuss

NBA News: Sacramento hires Chris Jent as assistant coach

Ohio State Buckeyes assistant and former Cleveland Cavaliers coach Chris Jent is heading to the West Coast. The Sacramento Kings have officially hired the 43-year-old Jent as an assistant coach, the team announced yesterday. Previously this offseason, the Kings tabbed former Cavs assistant Michael Malone as their head coach and it had been rumored for the bulk of the last week that...
Via Waiting For Next Year
June 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Kings hire Chris Jent as assistant

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- The Sacramento Kings have hired Chris Jent as an assistant on new coach Mike Malone's staff. Malone announced the move Monday, citing Jent's experience as both a college and pro assistant. The 43-year-old Jent joins the Kings from Ohio State. Jent had been an assistant at his alma mater since 2011 and helped lead the Buckeyes to the Final Four in...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
June 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Chris Jent To Join Kings Coaching Staff

Chris Jent will join Sacramento Kings coach Mike Malone’s staff as a lead assistant, according to a source. Jent was an assistant for Ohio State the past two seasons. Jent is noted for improving the shooting of his players.
Via RealGM
June 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Blogging Makes Strange Bedfellows

Big fan of Chris Jent, this guy is. As we all know, the college hoops season tipped off this past weekend and it got off to an interesting start to say the least. Both games scheduled to be played outdoors on the east coast were canceled because the people planning those games are idiots. Those games are a great idea in theory but they aren’t very practical. It’s still goddamn...
Via The Money Shot
November 14, 2012  |  Discuss

Jent headed to Final Four 20 years later

By Ari Wasserman BuckeyeSports.com The airplanes wheels were up from Boston and the Ohio State basketball team was on its way back to Columbus. Central Ohio, this time, is only a pit stop for a few days before the Buckeyes head south to New Orleans for the Final Four. Thad Matta had just allowed it to sink in his program will advance to the biggest stage in college basketball...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
March 29, 2012  |  Discuss

Jent Headed To Final Four 20 Years Later

Chris Jent was one shot away from sending the 1992 Buckeyes to the Final Four. Haunted by the shot that missed for the past 20 years, Jent is now heading to the Final Four with this version of the Buckeyes 20 years later.
Via ohiostate.scout.com
March 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Report: Cavs to name Ehlo assistant

Cavaliers GM Chris Grant said the team is on the verge of hiring an assistant to complete coach Byron Scotts staff -- and if a report in a Spokane, Wash., newspaper is true, the Cavs are turning to their past. According the Spokesman-Review, former Cavs guard Craig Ehlo will fill the position vacated by Chris Jent after last season. Jent left for an assistant job at Ohio State....
Via Fox Sports Ohio
December 04, 2011  |  Discuss
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