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  1. Sacramento Mayor and Former NBA Star Kevin Johnson Allegedly Hit in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | People

    On Wednesday, Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson was allegedly hit in the face with a pie before fighting back against the man who did it, PEOPLE confirms. According to a statement from police in the Golden State's capital, Johnson - a former All-Star with the NBA's Phoenix Suns - was attending an event when he was confronted by Sean Thompson, 32, who was carrying a pie in a brown paper bag and allegedly smashed the pie in the 50-year-old mayor's face.

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  2. Sacramento mayor Kevin Johnson beats protester after being hit in face with pieRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | The Oregonian

    Sacramento mayor Kevin Johnson struck a protester multiple times after being hit in the face with a pie at a charity event on Wednesday. Former NBA star and current Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson was attacked by a protester who hit him in the face with a coconut cream pie on Wednesday at a benefit dinner at Sacramento Charter High School.

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  3. Man who assaulted, was beaten by, Mayor Kevin Johnson gives interviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | CBS Sports

    The man accused of assaulting former NBA player and current Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson with a pie, the man who then was reportedly beat by Johnson to a 'bloody pulp,' was interviewed from jail by the Sacramento Bee and he said the protest was due to Johnson failing to deliver on promises of helping people in Sacramento. He said that throwing the pie was the "least violent action I could take."

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  4. Pie-Wielding Man Faces Felony Charge For Hitting Sacramento MayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | CBS Local

    CBS San Francisco Connect With Us At KPIX 5 PROGRAM GUIDE: KPIX 5 TV Schedule WATCH: A Glimpse Inside The Working KPIX 5 Newsroom Breaking News Send news tips, video & photos, and video to the KPIX 5 [...] CONNECT WITH KCBS Welcome to KCBS All News 740AM & 106.9FM on CBSSanFrancisco.com! LISTEN LIVE RIGHT NOW: KCBS Live Audio Stream LIKE KCBS Radio On Facebook: KCBS is the Bay Area's only all news station, serving listeners with [...] Sean Thompson is accused of attacking Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson with a pie, during a charity event on September 21, 2016. The mayor and former NBA star was greeting people eating at an outdoor charity dinner Wednesday night when a man approached Johnson from behind and shoved the pie in his face.

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  5. Kevin Johnson pie-thrower used coconut cream because it's tastyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | New York Daily News

    The pie-throwing perp who was punched and jailed for his time-honored protest directed at Sacramento mayor Kevin Johnson's face said that the ex-NBA All-Star had what was coming to him, the result of eight years of empty promises. "It was a coconut cream pie," Thompson told the Sacramento Bee .

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  6. September 23: Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson Hit in Face with Pie at...Read the original story

    Sep 23, 2016 | KSFO AM 560

    Sacramento Mayor, former NBA star, and UC Berkeley standout Kevin Johnson was hit in the face with a pie on Thursday evening at a farm-to-table dinner event - then multiple sources say he tackled and assaulted the protester in a "bloody" brawl.

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  7. The Latest: Obama says shootings 'a source of concern'Read the original story

    Sep 23, 2016 | KTEN-TV Denison

    ... need an attorney more than a... A man took a coconut cream pie from a grocery bag, grabbed Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson from behind and smacked him in the face with it at a charity event, leading the former NBA star to start swinging and then... A ...

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  8. So ... who's next?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2016 | NBA.com

    - The last best chance for Kevin Johnson for the Hall of Fame , plus Tim Hardaway with a steeper climb and Chris Webber from far back in the pack, begins now in a fortunate bit of timing for three candidates who need an opening and may have found ...

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  9. Image link to As for 2017 ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2016 | NBA.com

    - The last best chance for Kevin Johnson for the Hall of Fame , plus Tim Hardaway with a steeper climb and Chris Webber from far back in the pack, begins now in a fortunate bit of timing for three candidates who need an opening and may have found ...

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  10. Knicks president Phil Jackson says Kurt Rambis recommended Jeff HornacekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | CBS Sports

    ... knew the triangle, ran pieces of it and believed in system basketball. It was there that Jeff teamed up with Kevin Johnson in a two-guard offense, which is how the triangle is formatted." You'll recall that, just days before the Hornacek hire, ...

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  11. In Your Biz: Magic HeartRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2016 | Copper Basin News

    ... keep our shoes dry, she explained. Kozzi has performed outside of the Phoenix Suns games when Charles Barkley, Kevin Johnson and Dan Marjle were the star players. When Keri is not busy working on her ceramic art or performing, she volunteers at the ...

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  12. Surprising politicians who made a splashRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2016 | KAEF

    ... In his third and final term as mayor, Goodman considered a gubernatorial run but ultimately opted against it. Kevin Johnson was known as the Phoenix Suns' all-star point guard in the 90s, but took on the role of mayor in his hometown of Sacramento, ...

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  13. #TBT - 1988: Tom Chambers joins the Phoenix Suns and scores ALL the pointsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | Bright Side of the Sun

    ... members of the team. The Phoenix Suns conducted a wholesale changeover of the roster, including trading for Kevin Johnson, Mark West (my boy!) and Ty Corbin. They also used a first round draft pick on Dan Majerle. And last, but certainly not least, ...

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  14. Tyler Ulis may one day head 'short' list for Phoenix SunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2016 | Bright Side of the Sun

    ... Suns. He also ranks as the shortest Phoenix Sun to ever play. Over his 67-game rookie season, Grant backed up Kevin Johnson at point guard, averaging 3.1 points and 2.5 assists in 10.1 minutes per game. Despite unimpressive offensive numbers, ...

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  15. Amar'e Stoudemire to continue playing career in IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | The Arizona Republic

    ... League's MVP at the age of 19 in 1962 with the Pittsburgh Rens. ... Suns jersey was retired on Nov. 19, 1976. Kevin Johnson came to the Suns from Cavaliers in 1988 along with Mark West, Ty Corbin and draft picks for Larry Nance and Mike Sanders. ... ...

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  16. Suns coaching staff announcedRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2016 | InsideHoops

    ... well as 7.2 rebounds in 82 games with the Minnesota Timberwolves. Corbin originally joined the Suns along with Kevin Johnson and Mark West as part of trade with the Cleveland Cavaliers at the trade deadline in 1988. After playing parts of two ...

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  17. Does Stoudemire belong in Suns' Ring of Honor?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | The Arizona Republic

    ... League's MVP at the age of 19 in 1962 with the Pittsburgh Rens. ... Suns jersey was retired on Nov. 19, 1976. Kevin Johnson came to the Suns from Cavaliers in 1988 along with Mark West, Ty Corbin and draft picks for Larry Nance and Mike Sanders. ... ...

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  18. Suns in Search of the Anti-BarkleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | Valley of the Suns

    ... and possibly Maurice Cheeks (up for HOF in 2016) . His next stop was Phoenix, who also had star power in Kevin Johnson and Thunder Dan Majerle (both All-Stars and members of the Dream Team 2). The Suns ultimately lost to Michael Jordan in the Finals ...

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  19. Californians seek pot of gold in marijuana legalizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | The Japan Times

    There is no guarantee California will vote to legalize recreational marijuana in November, but political operative and father of four Daniel Conway has already staked his future on it. Conway left his job as chief of staff to Sacramento's celebrity mayor, former Phoenix Suns NBA basketball star Kevin Johnson, to help start the marijuana investment company Truth Enterprises.

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  20. Gerald Walpin, inspectorgeneral fired by Obama, diesRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2016 | Lucianne.com

    ... for National and Community Service, where Walpin served as inspector general. The investigation focused on Kevin Johnson, the former NBA star who became mayor of Sacramento, Comments: How terribly sad. This poor man was one of the first to suffer ...

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