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  1. NBA mid-season coaching changes rarely workRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 19 | NewsOK.com

    ... of all time. Those Sonics reached the NBA Finals and won the title the next year under Wilkens. 2012-13 Nets: Avery Johnson 14-14, P.J. Carlesimo 35-19. Those Nets reached the playoffs but lost in the first round. 2011-12 Knicks: Mike D'Antoni ...


  2. Texas A&M opens SEC play against Alabama with high NCAA tourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 29 | Houston Chronicle

    ... and Kentucky follow at 10-2. Alabama is 8-4, but the Crimson Tide have plenty of talent under third-year coach Avery Johnson, the former San Antonio Spurs guard and Dallas Mavericks coach. Alabama also holds a 10-5 advantage over A&M in the teams' ...


  3. Assessing where in-state teams stand ahead of conference playRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 29 | Alabama Live

    ... Florida tumbled out of the poll by losing four out of five games at one point. Wild card: Alabama coach Avery Johnson continuously reminds reporters that his team is not a finished product. That has been overwhelmingly evident while watching the ...


  4. Prospect Watch: Draft talent to watch to end the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 28 | Mavs Moneyball

    ... weekend. We called and he answered. Last Friday Bamba stood out against an inconsistent Alabama squad (sorry Avery Johnson ) with 17 points, 11 rebounds and 6 blocks. More of this please. This Friday, Bamba gets his first taste of conference play, ...


  5. Dallas Mavericks: What it Means to Be an MFFLRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 26 | The Smoking Cuban

    ... is there. There really isn't much to dispute here, but anyone who tries to make an argument for Don Nelson or Avery Johnson is lying to you. Period. 5. You Don't Have to Agree with Everything Mark Cuban Does, but He Knows How to Own This Team Mark ...


  6. Mark Price experiment at Charlotte failsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    ... Wake to the NCAA Tournament but is 6-4 this season with the Deacons, 87-85 overall as a head coach. Alabama's Avery Johnson was ultra-successful as an NBA head coach and is 44-33 in three years at Alabama. Portland U.'s Terry Porter was a long-time ...


  7. Alabama basketball: Tide has tall task waiting against UCFRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2017 | Anniston Star

    Make little mistake, Alabama's frontcourt is fortified, a slew of big men that are far deeper and much more offensively proficient than in any of coach Avery Johnson's first two seasons. Perhaps you've heard of Fall - the 7-foot-6 Senegalese standout junior of a Central Florida basketball team that will play the No.


  8. Former Golden State Warriors player Latrell Sprewell (L) apologizes...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | SFGate

    ... for Golden State before being fired. He had short stints with other teams - most recently with the Nets after Avery Johnson was fired in 2012 - but has mostly done TV appearances. He's worked for ESPN as a studio analyst and done broadcast work for ...


  9. Dallas Mavericks: Rick Carlisle Deserves More RecognitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | The Smoking Cuban

    ... lack of truly competitive talent in the Western Conference. After being hired in 2008 to replace the fired Avery Johnson, the Mavs were quickly among one of the more feared teams in the NBA, with Dirk Nowitzki still on the back nine of his prime. ...


  10. Late college basketball: Sexton leads Tide past Texas-ArlingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2017 | The Decatur Daily

    ... assists and four steals while taking four charges. "The stats are blowing me away," third-year Alabama coach Avery Johnson said. "I'm (especially) proud of Herb. Like all of our guys, he's got the right DNA. a You can coach him hard, and there's no ...


  11. Alabama Basketball survives onslaught from UT-Arlington, advances to 4-0Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 | Roll Bama Roll

    ... half. They hovered right around the 10 point deficit (plus or minus a few points here and there) as Coach Avery Johnson tried out a few different rotations of players and tried to work senior Riley Norris back into the game for his season debut. ...


  12. No. 25 Alabama survives last-second shot, stays undefeatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 | Alabama Live

    ... first time in the Tide's young season it didn't hit 80 points. Alabama took the first lead of the night with Avery Johnson Jr.'s 3-pointer with 12:09 left. Then an 8-0 run a few minutes later pushed the Tide to a 66-60 lead. Johnson Jr. scored the ...


  13. Alabama's Avery Johnson prepares to clear latest hurdlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | TheMonitor.com

    In this Jan. 26, 2016, file photo, Alabama coach Avery Johnson yells during the team's NCAA college basketball game against Tennessee, in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Johnson has been to the NBA Finals as a player and coach.


  14. Alabama coach Avery Johnson unconcerned about FBI investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | Alabama Live

    Alabama coach Avery Johnson indicated on Wednesday that he wasn't concerned about Alabama's link to an FBI investigation affecting the team's eligibility with the NCAA this season. Speaking at the Southeastern Conference's preseason media day in Nashville, Tenn., Johnson said that he was only concerned about his players committing turnovers on the court when asked if he's worried the scandal engulfing college basketball might keep Alabama out of the postseason, or affect the eligibility of players.


  15. 'One day at a time:' Tenured Rick Carlisle is the coach to maximize...Read the original story

    Oct 16, 2017 | Dallas Morning News

    ... Since Cuban's January 2000 purchase of the franchise, the only head coaches have been Don Nelson (1997-2005), Avery Johnson (2005-2008) and Carlisle. Before Carlisle, the Mavericks' longest coaching tenures were Nelson's eight seasons and Dick ...


  16. Alabama at Arizona is a 'can't-miss' non-conference gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | Arizona Desert Swarm

    The Arizona Wildcats have a rather uninspiring home non-conference schedule this season, but there is at least one game that should be intriguing. Led by former NBA player Avery Johnson, the Crimson Tide were 19-15 last season, but are expected to improve in 2017-18 thanks to a strong group of returners and a highly-ranked recruiting class, including star point guard Collin Sexton .


  17. 2018 forward Javian Fleming cuts list to Georgetown and AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2017 | Big East Coast Bias

    ... that Georgetown is going to have a couple down years. Alabama, meanwhile, coached by former NBA head coach Avery Johnson , looks set to compete for an NCAA Tournament spot in each of the next couple seasons. Fleming's decision will certainly be one ...


  18. Auburn and Alabama basketball both live in glass housesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2017 | Alabama Live

    ... Baker who attended Talladega College at about the same time as Rashan Michel. It's the Kobie Baker who joined Avery Johnson's Alabama staff after working for the NCAA - in the enforcement department. In that job, according to his Alabama bio before ...


  19. Alabama basketball administrator resignation reportedly tied to major FBI probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... to play his freshman season at Alabama after committing to the school in November. Arriving on Alabama Coach Avery Johnson's staff in 2015, Baker oversaw "all areas of men's basketball administration," including "salaries and benefits, operating ...


  20. NBA Roundtable: Who Will Be the Coach of the Year?Read the original story

    Sep 26, 2017 | The Smoking Cuban

    ... earned their rewards in that respective season. The Dallas Mavericks had one coach win the award in 2006 when Avery Johnson brought home the hardware after a 60-22 season. Rick Carlisle also won the award once while coaching the Detroit Pistons in ...