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With demands growing, NBA coaches game plan for better health

Problem is, the NBA offseason has been getting shorter while the season seems to get longer. Several head coaches have had to step away from the grind in recent seasons: Golden State’s Steve Kerr, 52, was coping with a spinal issue when he yielded to assistant Luke Walton for the first 43 games of

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With demands growing, NBA coaches game plan for better health

Problem is, the NBA offseason has been getting shorter while the season seems to get longer. Several head coaches have had to step away from the grind in recent seasons: Golden State’s Steve Kerr, 52, was coping with a spinal issue when he yielded to assistant Luke Walton for the first 43 games of

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With demands growing, NBA coaches game plan for better health

Problem is, the NBA offseason has been getting shorter while the season seems to get longer. Several head coaches have had to step away from the grind in recent seasons: Golden State’s Steve Kerr, 52, was coping with a spinal issue when he yielded to assistant Luke Walton for the first 43 games of

Permanent link to this article: http://www.nba.com/article/2018/07/13/nba-coaches-getting-handle-health?src=rss

With demands growing, NBA coaches game plan for better health

Problem is, the NBA offseason has been getting shorter while the season seems to get longer. Several head coaches have had to step away from the grind in recent seasons: Golden State’s Steve Kerr, 52, was coping with a spinal issue when he yielded to assistant Luke Walton for the first 43 games of

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Game Recap: Clippers 89, Wizards 74

— The Los Angeles Clippers defeated the Washington Wizards, 89-74, in the first round of the Las Vegas Summer League Playoffs at Cox Pavilion on Wednesday. This was a dominating performance for the Clippers, as they won this game in wire-to-wire fashi…

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Key dates for 2018-19 NBA season

— 2018 NBA Draft   –2018 NBA Awards   — 2018 Summer League (Utah: July 2-5 | Sacramento: July 2-5 | Las Vegas: July 6-17)   –NBA Africa Game 2018   — Basketball Hall of Fame Class of 2018 Enshrinement Ceremony   — First allowable date for players…

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Adam Silver says Draft eligibility age likely to be changed

— NBA Commissioner Adam Silver is certain that changes are coming to the league. Some are easy. Others, not so much. Speaking after the NBA’s Board of Governors meeting on Tuesday night, Silver said he thinks the league is ready to scrap the rule requiring players to be out of high school for a

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Game Recap: Wolves 78, Nets 69

— Amile Jefferson provided 12 rebounds and four blocks to help the Minnesota Timberwolves take down the Brooklyn Nets, 78-69, in the Las Vegas Summer League at Cox Pavilion on Monday. The Timberwolves got off to a hot start, taking a double-digit lead…

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Game Recap: Oklahoma City Thunder 92, Toronto Raptors 82

The Oklahoma City Thunder parlayed a strong pair of quarters into a 92-82 victory over the Toronto Raptors in the Las Vegas Summer League at Thomas and Mack Center on Monday afternoon. The Thunder (2-1) came out of the locker room with a hot hand, putt…

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Parity promoters take note

In 1988, Mike Tyson fought Michael Spinks for the heavyweight championship of the world. At that time, Tyson was 34-0, at the peak of his destructive, malevolent powers. He’d just annihilated his previous two opponents, former champ Larry Holmes (fourth-round knockout, and the only time Holmes was

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Houston Rockets re-sign point guard Chris Paul

 – Houston Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey announced today that the team has re-signed free agent guard Chris Paul. In his first season as a Rocket, Paul averaged 18.6 points, 7.9 assists, 5.4 rebounds and 1.66 blocks.  He ranked sixth in the NBA i…

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GAME RECAP: Pelicans 110, Heat 84

Trevon Bluiett put on a show for the Pelicans with 26 points off the bench as New Orleans defeats the Heat 110-84. Jarrod Jones had 15 points and 12 rebounds for Miami in the loss.

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GAME RECAP: Pelicans 110, Heat 84

Trevon Bluiett put on a show for the Pelicans with 26 points off the bench as New Orleans defeats the Heat 110-84. Jarrod Jones had 15 points and 12 rebounds for Miami in the loss.

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Game Recap: Celtics 95, 76ers 89

The Boston Celtics utilized a late surge to defeat the Philadelphia 76ers 95-89 in a Las Vegas Summer League contest Friday at Thomas and Mack Center. Two teams featuring rosters with solid NBA regular-season experience unsurprisingly put on a competit…

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Game Recap: Celtics 95, 76ers 89

The Boston Celtics utilized a late surge to defeat the Philadelphia 76ers 95-89 in a Las Vegas Summer League contest Friday at Thomas and Mack Center. Two teams featuring rosters with solid NBA regular-season experience unsurprisingly put on a competit…

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GAME RECAP: Suns 92, Mavericks 85

Davon Reed dominated the court with 18 points as the Phoenix Suns took a win against the Dallas Mavericks, 92-85 in Summer League action.

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