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Bruce Arians: Byron Leftwich has future as head coach

At this time last offseason, Byron Leftwich was just settling into his post-playing career as a coaching intern with the Arizona Cardinals. Head coach Bruce Arians was initially unsure if he would have the services of Leftwich beyond last summer. ...

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Detroit Pistons coach Stan Van Gundy named Rudy Tomjanovic Award winner

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. — Stan Van Gundy of the Detroit Pistons has won the Rudy Tomjanovich Award, which honors an NBA coach for his cooperation with media and fans, as well as excellence on the court. The Professional Basketball Writers ...

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Former NBA coach George Irvine dies at age 69

INDIANAPOLIS (AP)  — George Irvine, who coached nearly 200 games for the Indiana Pacers in the 1980s before working in the front office, has died after battling cancer. He was 69. The Pacers announced the death Tuesday after speaking with ...

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Diego Maradona named coach of second division UAE team

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Maradona has been appointed as coach of second division side Al-Fujairah in the United Arab Emirates.                 Yardbarker: Soccer

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Real Salt Lake fires coach Jeff Cassar

SANDY, Utah — Real Salt Lake has fired coach Jeff Cassar. The club announced Monday that director of goalkeeping Daryl Shore will step in as interim head coach. Real Salt Lake is ninth in the MLS Western Conference with an ...

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Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr says Steph Curry, Klay Thompson, Draymond Green, Andre Iguodala will rest vs San Antonio Spurs

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The showdown between the top two teams in the Western Conference is going to be lacking a whole lot of star power. Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr says Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson, Draymond Green and Andre Iguodala ...

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Report: Falcons to name Bryant Young DL coach after firing Bryan Cox

The Atlanta Falcons will begin replacing some of their outgoing coaches by naming former defensive tackle Bryant Young their new defensive line coach, Vaughn McClure of ESPN reports. Young played from 1994-2007 with the San Francisco 49ers and has spent ...

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Report: Falcons' Smith won't be returning as DC; DL coach Cox fired

Richard Smith will not be returning as the Atlanta Falcons‘ defensive coordinator for the 2017 season and the team fired defensive line coach Bryan Cox, according to Alex Marvez of Sporting News. There’s a chance Smith will be retained by ...

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Kyle Shanahan named head coach of 49ers

It’s been one of the worst-kept secrets in the coaching news cycle of the offseason, but thanks to Atlanta’s appearance in Super Bowl LI, it had to officially remain in a state of limbo. Now the wait is finally over. ...

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Islanders see early turnaround under coach Weight

A change behind the bench appears to have sparked the New York Islanders. The Brooklyn hockey club remained undefeated in regulation under interim coach Doug Weight with its 4-2 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Tuesday. With the win, ...

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