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The 'Diana Taurasi, greatest of all-time' quiz

Diana Taurasi made significant history over the weekend, as she became the all-time leading scorer in WNBA history. It was just the latest accomplishment for the Phoenix Mercury guard in a career that is chock full of them. If she is not the best women's player of all-time, she is certainly on the short list. She is a marquee name both at home and overseas. In fact, she is so good...
29 days ago  |  Discuss

The Milwaukee Bucks’ hunt for a new GM

Following the departure of John Hammond to the Orlando Magic, the Milwaukee Bucks must not decide who will be the next general manager to help this young team reach their full potential. Although the Bucks have a strong young core set in place already, the next GM will have to deal with a few challenges. One of the biggest tasks will be adding the right pieces to a core of Giannis...
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June 05, 2017  |  Discuss

Remember when the Spurs and Bucks combined to score 337 points in a game?

According to My Top Sportsbooks, the chances are slim that the Eastern Michigan Eagles will  be able to participate in the annual spectacle that is March Madnesss this season. However, George Gervin, Eastern Michigan’s greatest basketball export, helped lead a springtime scoring exhibition of such magnitude that even the present-day offensive superpowers like the Golden State...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
March 06, 2017  |  Discuss

Becky Hammon to become first female assistant coach in All-Star game history

Becky Hammon was the first female coach in a major American sports league and the first female to lead a team to an NBA Las Vegas Summer League title, and now she’s set to be the first female to coach in an All-Star game, NBA TV announced Friday. Congrats to @spurs Assistant Coach, @BeckyHammon! She will be the first female on an @NBAAllStar staff! pic.twitter.com/JUyqPCoT21...
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January 30, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Bills hire NFL’s first full-time female assistant coach

According to a report from Pro Football Talk, the Buffalo Bills have hired Kathryn Smith to be the team’s new special teams quality control coach. Smith will be the first full-time assistant coach in NFL history. This comes a year after the Arizona Cardinals hired Jen Welter to serve as an assistant coach during training camp and the preseason. She was in charge of working with...
Via Sportsnaut
January 20, 2016  |  Discuss

Hammon’s tough road led to history with Spurs

Becky Hammon never took ‘no’ for an answer. She went undrafted because teams did not want to take a chance on her due to her height. She never gave up and finally joined the New York Liberty and eight years later came to the Alamo City and played the final eight years of her career […]
Via Project Spurs
March 07, 2015  |  Discuss

The 14 'Wonder Women' athletes of 2014

The stunts and skills professional athletes perform are superhuman compared to those we, the couch-sitting observers, have ever attempted to take out. I mean carry out. Takeout is the food..... The post The 14 Wonder Women Athletes Of 2014 appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
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December 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Why Hammon and the Spurs are a good fit

It was the biggest offseason news from the San Antonio Spurs this past summer. They made a historic move as they hired former San Antonio Stars guard Becky Hammon to be an assistant coach, making her the first paid female assistant coach in NBA history. Fast forward a few months and it seems Hammon and […]
Via Project Spurs
December 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Fan React: Spurs fans and the POTUS welcome Hammon to the team

As if the San Antonio Spurs had not proved worthy of their title of “trailblazers” enough, they recently hired San Antonio Stars guard, Becky Hammon, as the first full-time female assistant coach in NBA history. However, Spurs Coach Gregg Popovich made it clear Tuesday in a statement, that Hammon’s assignment had nothing to do with […]
Via Project Spurs
August 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Primary topics from Becky Hammon Conference Call

With Tuesday’s news of the San Antonio Spurs hiring WNBA Silver Stars guard Becky Hammon as an assistant coach with the Spurs next season, Hammon herself fielded questions from the media in a conference call Tuesday afternoon. Here were some of the primary topics from Hammon’s call. Hammon on how she feels and the challenges […]
Via Project Spurs
August 05, 2014  |  Discuss
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