Rick Carlisle

Rick Carlisle Is The Best Coach In The NBA. Discuss.

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During Game 6 in Dallas last night, Jeff Van Gundy said "the best predictor of future behavior is prior acts.

#NEW YORK KNICKS

Dos And Don’ts Of Courtside Seats

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We've seen it far too often in the NBA. Corporate elites married to their BlackBerrys occupy the best seats in the house, relegating the beer-drinking, obnoxiously chanting fans to the inaudible back corners of the arena.

#LeBron James

Public Perception Hasn’t Changed For The Miami Heat

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A few years ago, I visited the ruins of a Turkish bathhouse outside Istanbul.

Rick Adelman

[UPDATE] Mike Brown Will Be Named The Lakers New Head Coach

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UPDATE: Reports are now that this a is a done deal.

#KEVIN DURANT

Dallas Turns Out The Lights

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Dear Dallas, watching you shred the Thunder in the first half was almost too much.

#KEVIN DURANT

The Return Of Z-Bo The Great

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For four games, Zach Randolph was held down.

#LeBron James

Dime Q&A: Jeff Van Gundy, Mark Jackson & Mike Breen Preview The 2010-11 NBA Season

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Jeff Van Gundy, Mark Jackson and Mike Breen don't know politically correct.

Mike Breen

Barack Obama Should Call An NBA Finals Game

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During the Suns-Lakers series, TNT showed Marv Albert's interview with President Barack Obama.

#BOSTON CELTICS

The Scope Of Instant Replay Must Be Broadened

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After about eight years of various sports leagues adopting instant replay, the success has been undeniable.

NEW JERSEY NETS

Jeff Van Gundy, Avery Johnson top candidates for Nets coaching job

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There's this clip of an interview from sometime in the '70s where Howard Cosell goes on a rant about the growing number of ex-pro athletes getting TV broadcasting jobs.

Tony DiLeo

The right coach for your team

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When Smack reader "SwedishMooze" suggested that Andre Iguodala's game-winner against Orlando the other night doubled as a big F-U to Sixers coach Tony DiLeo -- who'd called timeout when Iguodala had the ball where he wanted it a few seconds earlier and may have drawn up a different play than "Andre iso on Hedo" -- I asked the biggest Sixers fan I know, Dime's Pat Cassidy, who he wants coaching his team next year.

white people

VAN GUNDY CONFUSED ABOUT LADIES, CUTS

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Jeff Van Gundy was in fine form broadcasting Game 3 last night, first botching Nick Lachey's name (Lach-ee), misidentifying his girlfriend (and personal crush) as Alyssa Milano instead of Vanessa Minnillo, who is the girl Lachey is actually kicking it with, brah.


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