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5 Pump Up Songs Athletes Use, And You Should Too (Part 2)

In our first list, we took a look at the pump up songs used by athletes Jason Hammel, Zach Johnson, T.Y. Hilton, Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Swin Cash.  In this installment, we’ll deepen  our search […]

06/20/2014

David Joerger of the Memphis Grizzlies looks on during Game 7 against the Oklahoma City Thunder on May 3, 2014 in Oklahoma City.  (Photo by Richard Rowe/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Jackson Should Prioritize Defense, Not Triangle In Knicks Coaching Search

The reason the Knicks have been one of the least successful franchises in the NBA over the past 13 years is because they have ignored defense. That needs to stop immediately.

05/22/2014

Denver Nuggets head coach Brian Shaw (Photo by Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

Report: Nuggets Coach Brian Shaw Ahead Of Fisher On Knicks’ List

Derek Fisher is Phil Jackson’s Plan B, right? Maybe not. Now it looks like Brian Shaw is atop the backup list, even though he’s said he’s happy in Denver.

05/22/2014

Jason Kidd (Photo by Steven Freeman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Back To The Future: Jason Kidd Introduced As New Head Coach Of Brooklyn Nets

Kidd was introduced on Thursday as the new coach of the Brooklyn Nets, less than 24 hours after he was hired by the franchise that he led to its greatest NBA success.

06/13/2013

Jason Kidd (Photo by Ron Hoskins/NBAE via Getty Images), Billy King  (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Are You Kidd-ing? Nets’ King Presses Panic Button With Hiring

I just don’t get it. It was reported that Jason Kidd “impressed” GM Billy King during his meeting. With what? His shiny championship ring?

06/13/2013

Jason Kidd (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images), Brian Shaw  (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Brian Shaw In Mix, But Jason Kidd Owns Buzz In Nets’ Coaching Decision

Kidd met with general manager Billy King on Monday and Shaw is expected to meet with the team Wednesday.

06/12/2013

Jason Kidd (Photo by Ron Hoskins/NBAE via Getty Images)

Report: Interest ‘Mutual’ Between Jason Kidd, Brooklyn Nets

Brooklyn’s coaching search is “strongly pointing toward” Kidd after his meeting with team brass, the Post reported, adding that he’s “viewed as the leading candidate for the job.”

06/11/2013

Jason Kidd (Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Nets Should Stop Kidding Themselves On J-Kidd’s Candidacy

Since Kidd single-handedly turned around the Nets franchise upon his trade to New Jersey in 2002, they owe him. If there’s some capacity in which Kidd could fit in with the club’s long-term plans, it’s worth the discussion. Just not as head coach.

06/10/2013

Jason Kidd (Photo by Ron Hoskins/NBAE via Getty Images)

Jason Kidd Plans To Meet With Nets About Coaching Vacancy

Kidd is interested in Brooklyn’ coaching position and plans to talk to the team this week, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press on Sunday.

06/10/2013

Head coach Lionel Hollins of the Memphis Grizzlies. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Nets’ Coaching Wheel Should Land On Hollins

Plan A seemed to be, “Let’s get Phil Jackson!” That pipe dream was extinguished after one courtesy phone call. We’re still waiting on Plan B.

06/07/2013

Pacers assistant coach Brian Shaw (center). (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Report: Nets Granted Permission To Speak With Pacers’ Shaw

The Nets have been given the OK to speak with Indiana Pacers assistant Brian Shaw about the team’s head coaching vacancy, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports.

06/05/2013

Larry Brown (Photo by Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

Report: Nets Contact Hall Of Famer Larry Brown As Search For Coach Continues

The Nets are continuing to search for their next head coach, and it’s no secret that owner Mikhail Prokhorov likes big names. Cue Larry Brown, the current head men’s basketball coach at Southern Methodist University.

06/05/2013

Brian Shaw (Photo by Issac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images)

Report: Brian Shaw Emerges As Serious Target For Nets’ Head-Coaching Position

Indiana Pacers associate head coach Brian Shaw has emerged as a serious target of general manager Billy King and owner Mikhail Prokhorov, according to a report.

06/04/2013

Larry Brown (Photo by Kent Smith/NBAE via Getty Images), Jerry Sloan (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images) and Doc Rivers (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Nets’ Coaching Search Reeks Of Unintentional Comedy

The Nets may have made great strides in 2012-13, but a bad choice and some bad luck could easily make them laughingstocks once again.

05/09/2013

Phil Jackson (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Report: Nets Reach Out To Phil Jackson About Coaching Vacancy

“I’m not going to say if we have or not,” Brooklyn general manager Billy King told WFAN on Tuesday. “Basically, I want to talk to Phil, see what he’s going to do, what he wants to do, and talk some basketball.”

05/07/2013

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