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  1. Former NBA coaches blast Simmons shooting criticsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Mercury

    FORMER NBA head coaches Mark Jackson and Jeff Van Gundy have leapt to the defence of Ben Simmons and hit back at critics who dwell on his lack of a jump-shot. Instead, Jackson and Van Gundy point to the talent, athleticism, and ceiling the 6'10 point guard offers the Philadelphia 76ers rather than his inablity to shoot effectively from the perimeter.

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  2. Did the Rockets lose the off-season arms race with the Warriors?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 2 | Golden State of Mind

    ... big man drops toward the baseline, thereby forming a pocket of containment around the man with the ball. Coach Mark Jackson, who had far from an ideal relationship with Malone, sided with the younger assistant and the newer model for defensive ...

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  3. Mark Jackson Says LeBron & Luke Will Make L.A. Magic TogetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 28 | TMZ.com

    There's at least one marriage in Hollywood that's gonna go smoothly ... LeBron James & Luke Walton -- so says ex-NBA coach Mark Jackson who thinks Walton is an "outstanding coach" who will mesh with James. Some Lakers fans are concerned that LeBron -- the league's biggest star -- would be too much for the relatively young Walton, leading to tumult in the locker room.

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  4. Stan Van Gundy's Pistons teams qualified for the playoffs once in four seasons.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 28 | MLive.com

    ... Van Gundy's brother and fellow former NBA coach, Jeff, is part of ESPN's top broadcast team with Mike Breen and Mark Jackson. The Pistons fired Van Gundy, 59, in May after four season as coach and president of baskteball operations. They missed the ...

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  5. Summer Game Film: Breaking down Eddie (1996) 5 hours ago | Dave ZarumRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2018 | Sportsnet.ca

    New York Knicks' Mark Jackson passes off to a teammate while being pursued by Toronto Raptors' Dell Curry . As the summer winds down and the NBA's news cycle slows , we'll be going back in time to review and break down some classic basketball flicks.

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  6. Ex-NBA star snaps after bar patrona s brutal tauntRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2018 | New York Post

    ... appearance in the NBA Finals in 1993. Chambers might be best known to Knicks fans, however, as the one who put Mark Jackson on a poster with an incredible two-handed dunk.

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  7. Jesse Mermuys believes Rajon Rondo is 'mentally at a different level' than most of the NBARead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2018 | Silver Screen and Roll

    ... he is on the floor: "When he returned to TD Garden during a regular-season game, Scalabrine said head coach Mark Jackson shouted a call, "42 cross", for his team. But it was a bluff. The Warriors didn't have a "42 cross" in their playbook, and Rondo ...

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  8. Why the Hawks fell in love with Trae Young,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2018 | CBS Sports

    ... player out of Davidson to an exploding star in 2013, four years into his career, when former Warriors coach Mark Jackson made the franchise-altering decision to turn him loose, freeing him to bomb away from 3-point range, to make mistakes of ...

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  9. Llewellyn's Game Time camp comes to TooeleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2018 | Tooele Transcript Bulletin On-line

    ... 50 kids." Llewellyn's camps have earned him praise from the likes of former NBA players Thurl Bailey and Mark Jackson, as well as from coaches, parents and players of all levels. Llewellyn's focus is on ball-handling with a lot of drills and ...

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  10. The case for trading Andre IguodalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2018 | Golden State of Mind

    ... ditto JaVale. This culture of selfless winning can be traced straight to Andre's initial example. 3. Along with Mark Jackson, Andre Bogut and Draymond Green, he made defense cool. Everyone has bought in. Now, when you think of the Warriors, you ...

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  11. Rockets sign Michael Carter-WilliamsRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2018 | InsideHoops

    ... Draft. He was named Rookie of the Year in 2013-14, becoming the first double-digit draft pick to do so since Mark Jackson in 1987-88. In 287 career games with 191 starts, Carter-Williams has averaged 11.5 points, 4.9 assists, 4.7 rebounds and 1.40 ...

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  12. How Jeff Van Gundy became 'the voice of the NBA'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2018 | The Daily Republic

    ... said Mike Breen, a voice on NBA telecasts for more than 25 years who worked that game alongside Van Gundy and Mark Jackson. "Both of us knew, because we knew him well, how knowledgeable he is and how smart he is, and second, how funny he is. We ...

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  13. How Jeff Van Gundy became 'the voice of the NBA'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2018 | SFGate

    ... said Mike Breen, a voice on NBA telecasts for more than 25 years who worked that game alongside Van Gundy and Mark Jackson. "Both of us knew, because we knew him well, how knowledgeable he is and how smart he is, and second, how funny he is. We ...

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  14. How Jeff Van Gundy became 'the voice of the NBA'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2018 | News Times

    ... said Mike Breen, a voice on NBA telecasts for more than 25 years who worked that game alongside Van Gundy and Mark Jackson. "Both of us knew, because we knew him well, how knowledgeable he is and how smart he is, and second, how funny he is. We ...

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  15. LeBron chasing 'once in a lifetime' momentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2018 | NEWS.com.au

    ... can be seen in a room with the ABC's commentary team comprising Mike Breen, Jeff Van Gundy, Doris Bourke and Mark Jackson. After being asked by Breen what the greatest achievement of his life was, James explained it hadn't yet happened. "If I'm on ...

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  16. The Long, Slow Descent into Days of No BasketballRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2018 | Pounding the Rock

    ... turn puts more pressure on the actual game announcers to avoid spouting cliches instead of real insight. Even Mark Jackson has (mostly) minimized his stock phrases -- hand down, man down and Momma, there goes that man . Of course, he still ...

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  17. Klay Thompson leaves in first quarter with injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2018 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... n" and that he would return to the game after being taped. "I'm amazed he's in the game," said ESPN broadcaster Mark Jackson, who coached Thompson and the Warriors from 2011-14.

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  18. Finals will be challenging for LeBron: expertsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2018 | The Otago Daily Times

    ... to this year's NBA Finals is among the most impressive feats of LeBron James' career. Jeff Van Gundy and Mark Jackson, who are part of the ABC/ESPN broadcast team for the NBA Finals that start tomorrow at the home of the defending champion Golden ...

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  19. Warriors' comebacks thrill, but ex-coach warns, 'It's going to get you'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2018 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... with capes and an attitude, and turn into galaxy-beaters? 'I think you would be concerned about that,' said Mark Jackson, who played in the NBA for 17 seasons, coached (the Warriors) for three seasons, and as an analyst for ESPN will be covering the ...

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  20. Warriorsa comebacks thrill, but ex-coach warns, a Ita s going to get youaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2018 | Inside Bay Area

    ... with capes and an attitude, and turn into galaxy-beaters? "I think you would be concerned about that," said Mark Jackson, who played in the NBA for 17 seasons, coached (the Warriors) for three seasons, and as an analyst for ESPN will be covering the ...

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