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  1. Prince to miss start of WNBA season to play for RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    ... the second American-born player to suit up for Russia in the Olympics after current San Antonio Spurs assistant Becky Hammon did it. Prince also played for the Russian national team two years ago in an unsuccessful attempt to qualify for the 2014 ...

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  2. Is the NBA Ready for a Female Head Coach?Read the original story

    Sunday Apr 26 | Welcome to Loud City

    ... gig? In 2014, we saw the following major developments in the NBA: shocked everyone when the announced that Becky Hammon would be a full time paid assistant coach for the Spurs. This made Hammon the first full time lady coach in any of the four major ...

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  3. WNBA 2015 Draft - Mock Draft, a few gems, then pick a cardRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2015 | Swish Appeal

    ... Harrison here. The Stars have a lot of post players be none special. However the team lost a couple of wings (Becky Hammon to retirement and Shenise Johnson to trade) so let's put this scorer in this slot. Bradford made a big splash with USA ...

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  4. Lauren Hill Remembered By LeBron James, Becky Hammon, More As A Star On And Off The Basketball CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | MTV

    ... 10), the 19-year-old lost her battle with cancer, and pro athletes and sports figures like LeBron James and Becky Hammon took to Twitter to mourn her loss and pay tribute to her memory. Dear Lauren Hill, You are the true definition of strength, ...

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  5. "Game of Thrones" Star Pitches Chryslers to America's RoyaltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | Car and Driver

    Game of Thrones star Peter Dinklage lends some of Tyrion Lannister's convincingness to Chrysler's pitch, which seems to contend that, unlike Westeros and Essos, America's royalty doesn't hinge on bloodlines, but on Chrysler 300s. As The Detroit Free Press points out , the ad features appearances by NBA assistant coach Becky Hammon, Reddit founder Alexis Ohanian, Jewelry designer Mercedes Yvette, and other examples of self-made entrepreneurs who, apparently, didn't have to resort to Game of Thrones -style inbreeding and murderous plots to rise to their success.

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  6. Community 2015 WNBA Mock Draft: Who should the San Antonio Stars pick at #6?Read the original story

    Apr 1, 2015 | Swish Appeal

    ... position long-term. There was a serious overlap at the shooting guard position last season with the likes of Becky Hammon, Kayla McBride, Jia Perkins and Shenise Johnson all warranting minutes. Hammon has retired, but there are still three ...

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  7. NBA's 1st female assistant excited at old stomping groundRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | ETaiwanNews.com

    Becky Hammon kept her eye on the stats, looked for player tendencies, and gave instructions to the San Antonio Spurs from the bench during the game against the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden. Hammon returned to her old home court at the Garden on Tuesday when the Knicks upset the defending champion Spurs 104-100 in overtime.

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  8. NBA's 1st female assistant excited at old stomping groundRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    " Becky Hammon kept her eye on the stats, looked for player tendencies, and gave instructions to the San Antonio Spurs from the bench during the game against the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden. Hammon returned to her old home court at the Garden on Tuesday when the Knicks upset the defending champion Spurs 104-100 in overtime.

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  9. Becky Hammon proving she belongs as a coach in the NBARead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | New York Post

    Spurs assistant coach Becky Hammon talks with Tony Parker as Tim Duncan looks on during the Knicks' 104-100 win over the Spurs Tueday night at the Garden. Some call her a trailblazer, a difference maker, a catalyst for change.

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  10. Fever Accquire Shenise Johnson from StarsRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2015 | Swish Appeal

    ... come as the team begins to build for the future. An injury to Danielle Adams combined with the retirement of Becky Hammon has left the team thin in both their front and backcourts. Even with Addams planning on being ready for the season, the ...

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  11. "Empire" Stars Jussie Smollett, Bryshere Gray to Perform on "The View"Read the original story

    Mar 12, 2015 | FHWrestling.com

    ... WEDNESDAY, MARCH 18 - Raven Symone guest co-hosts; Bryshere Y. Gray and Jussie Smollett perform ("Empire"); Becky Hammon, the first female coach in the NBA. FRIDAY, MARCH 20 - Raven Symone and Tony Award-winner James Monroe Iglehart (Disney's ...

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  12. Sheryl Sandberg Enlists NBA Stars to Help Men Fight for Women's RightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | TIME.com

    ... Roberts, as its executive director last year. Meanwhile, the San Antonio Spurs hired woman, former WNBA star Becky Hammon, as an assistant coach at the start of this season. "The NBA is committed to creating a work environment that expects - and ...

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  13. Facebook exec, NBA team up to get men to 'lean in' for womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... Roberts, as its executive director last year. Meanwhile, the San Antonio Spurs hired woman, former WNBA star Becky Hammon, as an assistant coach at the start of this season. "The NBA is committed to creating a work environment that expects - and ...

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  14. Hammon defends Chris Paul after female ref rantRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | MySanAntonio.com

    With the National Basketball Referees Association coming to the defense of official Lauren Holtkamp, Spurs assistant Becky Hammon did the same for L.A. Clippers point guard Chris Paul after the eight-time All-Star came under fire for questioning her competency. Holtkamp, a 34-year-old rookie, whistled Paul for one of the Clippers' five technical fouls in their 105-94 loss at Cleveland on Thursday.

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  15. Chris Paul: Criticism of female ref "was about a bad call"Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... only be exceeded by the strength of his values and his convictions," Roberts added. Paul also was supported by Becky Hammon, the former WNBA star who was hired by the San Antonio Spurs last year as the first full-time female assistant coach of an ...

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  16. Degree Shooting StarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | NBA.com

    ... (New York Liberty) 2008 (New Orleans) - David Robinson (San Antonio legend), Tim Duncan (San Antonio Spurs), Becky Hammon (San Antonio Silver Stars) 2006 (Houston) - Steve Kerr (San Antonio Spurs legend), Tony Parker (San Antonio Spurs), Kendra ...

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  17. San Antonio Stars re-sign Jia Perkins to a multi-year contractRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2015 | Swish Appeal

    ... helps solidify what could be the WNBA's best three point shooting team in 2015, even with former franchise star Becky Hammon retiring last season. San Antonio that Danielle Adams, who is a restricted free agent and 2014 All-Rookie Team member Kayla ...

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  18. The planned obsolescence of coachingRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | Swish Appeal

    ... playoff series against Minnesota on the line the SASS continued to put the ball in the hands of 37 year old Becky Hammon, a star who was developed elsewhere. If a team loads up on veterans then age will catch up with them quickly, but if they use ...

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  19. On day of tough issues, no fouls as Obama honors NBA champsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    ... play and a commitment to charitable work in the San Antonio community. He also gave them a shout-out for hiring Becky Hammon, the NBA's first female assistant coach. "And as somebody who has got two daughters, one of who is a `baller,' it makes me ...

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  20. The Best of Swish Appeal: The top 10 most popular women's basketball stories of 2014Read the original story

    Dec 31, 2014 | Swish Appeal

    ... article title in parentheses. The most popular article of 2014 for us was when retired San Antonio Stars star Becky Hammon made her debut as the first full-time paid female NBA assistant coach. People can do their best to try to use all those ...

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