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  1. Rio Olympics serves as return to basketball for Thunder assistant Monty WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 12 | KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

    Monty Williams has been absent from the Thunder's bench since his wife was killed in a crash, and him serving as an assistant coach for Team USA at the Rio Olympics is acting as his return to basketball. IN RIO, TO EXPLAIN HOW HAPPY THE TEAM IS.

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  2. Report: Monty Williams expected to join SpursRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 30 | NBA.com

    Team USA continues rolling - With the Olympics now a week away, Team USA continued their exhibition schedule last night in Chicago, where they squared off against Venezuela. As our own Steve Aschburner writes , Team USA managed to overcome poor shooting to still coast to an easy 80-45 win A miserable shooting night by both teams kept highlights to a minimum, but the USA Basketball men's national team beat Venezuela 80-45 Friday night at United Center.

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  3. Rockets, F Anderson agree to 4-year, $80M dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2016 | ESPN

    ... actress Gia Allemand, committed suicide in New Orleans. He built a strong bond with then-Pelicans coach Monty Williams and his wife, Ingrid, through the event and remained close to the family even after Williams was fired last summer. Ingrid ...

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  4. Orlando Magic Pursuing Spurs Assistant Chad ForcierRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Air Alamo

    ... the New Orleans Pelicans general manager. April 18, 2015; Oakland, CA, USA; New Orleans Pelicans head coach Monty Williams instructs against the Golden State Warriors during the fourth quarter in game one of the first round of the NBA Playoffs at ...

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  5. Reports: Adrian Griffin to Join OKC Thunder StaffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    There are multiple reports the Oklahoma City Thunder will hire Adrian Griffin as an assistant coach to fill the spot vacated by Monty Williams. Griffin has been an NBA assistant coach since 2008 with three different teams, first with Milwaukee, then Chicago, and last season with the Orlando Magic.

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  6. Report: Wichitaa s Adrian Griffin to join OKC Thunder coaching staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... the Magic's head-coaching opening before the club hired former Pacers coach Frank Vogel. Griffin will replace Monty Williams, who is leaving the team following the February death of his wife, who was killed in a car accident. Griffin played on the ...

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  7. Adrian Griffin leaving Magic for ThunderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... the right staff in place. Griff's a good coach. We wish him well." In Oklahoma City, Griffin will replace Monty Williams, whose wife died in February in a car accident. Williams plans to attend to his family instead of coaching in 2016-17. The Magic ...

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  8. Thunder to Hire Adrian Griffin to Replace Monty WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | Welcome to Loud City

    The Oklahoma City Thunder will hire Adrian Griffin , formerly of the Orlando Magic , as an assistant coach, according to Marc Stein and ESPN. Griffin will fill the hole left in the Oklahoma City coaching staff by the departure of Monty Williams .

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  9. Report: OKC Thunder to hire Adrian Griffin to take Monty Williams spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    ... staff. Sources told ESPN the Thunder is nearing a deal with Griffin to fill the void on the bench created by Monty Williams' departure. Milwaukee Bucks assistant coach Adrian Griffin is seen Monday, Sept. 28, 2009, in St. Francis, Wis. (AP ...

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  10. OKC hires Adrian Griffin as new assistantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | Thunderous Intentions

    BREAKING: A deal has been reached with Magic assistant coach Adrian Griffin to join Billy Donovan's bench in Oklahoma City. Griffin is expected to replace Monty Williams, who has decided not to come back to the organization after tragedy struck during the regular season.

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  11. Sources: Griffin to take Williams' spot for OKCRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | ESPN

    The Oklahoma City Thunder will hire former Orlando Magic assistant coach Adrian Griffin to serve as an assistant on Billy Donovan's staff, according to league sources. Sources told ESPN.com that the Thunder are nearing a deal with Griffin to fill the void on the bench created by Monty Williams' departure.

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  12. Daily Loud Links: top NBA links for June 2, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | Welcome to Loud City

    ... agent. Following the tragic death of his wife Ingrid, former NBA player and New Orleans Pelicans Head Coach Monty Williams will not return as Thunder Assistant Coach next season. Ah the family get-togethers the Adams' must have. Recently, Steven ...

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  13. Thunder coach Billy Donovan confirms ex-Pelicans coach Monty Williams not returningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | NOLA.com

    Oklahoma City Thunder head coach Billy Donovan stands on the court between assistant coaches Monty Williams, left, and Maurice Cheeks before an NBA basketball game against the Orlando Magic in Orlando, Fla., Friday, Oct. 30, 2015. Oklahoma City Thunder's Billy Donovan announced at his season-ending news conference on Wednesday that former Pelicans coach Monty Williams won't back with the team.

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  14. Spurs' James Borrego gets follow-up interview with RocketsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Houston Chronicle

    ... with the Memphis Grizzlies, is in his second stint with the Spurs after stints with former Spurs assistant Monty Williams in New Orleans and Jacque Vaughn in Orlando. He took over as Magic interim coach for the final 30 games of the 2014-15 season, ...

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  15. Ryan Anderson says he was nearly traded to Cavs, looks forward to free agency marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2016 | The Advocate

    ... fall harder" than he did personally after Allemand's death, and - as he often has - cited then-Pelicans coach Monty Williams and his late wife, Ingrid, as steadying influences as he dealt with that personal loss. Ingrid Williams died in a car crash ...

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  16. Alvin Gentry: 'We never really established the pace we wanted to play with'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | NOLA.com

    ... filled with players who could adapt to his system quickly and emerge like they did for ex-Pelicans coach Monty Williams last season in earning the final playoff berth in the Western Conference after finishing 45-37. But Gentry quickly found out that ...

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  17. Lakers coaching search: Lakers keeping an open mind on next candidateRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | LA Daily News

    ... hiring their next coach. They could become a former NBA coach (Jeff Van Gundy, Mark Jackson, Jeff Hornacek, Monty Williams), a rising NBA assistant (Golden State's Luke Walton, San Antonio's Ettore Messina) or an accomplished college coach ...

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  18. Driver who killed Monty Williams' wife was driving at 92 mph and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Driver who killed Monty Williams' wife was driving at 92 mph and had methamphetamine in her system says new report Driver who killed Monty Williams' wife was driving at 92 mph and had methamphetamine in her system says new report The driver who killed the wife of Monty Williams after smashing into her car while driving at 92 miles per hour had methamphetamine in her system, according to a new report. Susannah Donaldson, 52, crashed into Ingrid Williams at an impact speed of 78 miles per hour in downtown Oklahoma City on February 10, where the speed limit is 40. Ingrid Williams died on February 10 after being critically injured in a car accident.

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  19. NBA's Monty Williams FORGIVES woman who killed his wife Ingrid at her funeralRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2016 | Daily Mail

    NBA coach FORGIVES woman who killed his wife, 44, at her funeral after wrong-way driver slammed into family's SUV while she had three of her children inside The assistant coach of Oklahoma City Thunder Monty Williams has paid an emotional tribute to his wife and says he forgives the driver who killed her during a fatal car crash. Ingrid Williams, 44, was critically injured after an oncoming car crossed the center line and hit her SUV just outside of downtown Oklahoma City last Tuesday night, while three of her children were in the back.

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  20. Watch Oklahoma City Thunder coach Monty Williams' powerful speech on forgiveness at wife's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | Alabama Live

    In this April 15, 2015, file photo, New Orleans Pelicans coach Monty Williams reacts after the team's victory in an NBA basketball game against the San Antonio Spurs in New Orleans. Williams' wife, Ingrid Williams, is second from right.

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