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ATLANTA - Nate McMillan gives a glimpse of his coaching style when he talks about his playing days.He never cared about the accolades.Just whatever it took to win."A guy who put his nose in everything," McMillan recalled. "I wasn' ...
May 22, 2021
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ATLANTA - Atlanta Hawks interim coach Nate McMillan was fined $25,000 by the NBA on Thursday (Friday, Manila time) after saying the league is rooting for the success of the New York Knicks and implying his team may struggle to get calls ...
May 21, 2021
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ATLANTA - John Collins scored 22 points, Danilo Gallinari had 20, including a 3-pointer that helped Atlanta extend its lead in the fourth quarter, and the Hawks beat the Cleveland Cavaliers, 100-82, on Sunday night (Monday, Manila time) for their fifth ...
Mar 15, 2021
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MIAMI - Trae Young took over late and made sure Nate McMillan would win his debut as interim coach of the Atlanta Hawks.Young scored 18 points, including 13 straight for his team in the fourth quarter, and the Hawks snapped Miami' ...
Mar 3, 2021
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ATLANTA - Atlanta Hawks coach Lloyd Pierce was fired less than halfway into a season that began with heightened expectations but was beset by injuries.Hawks president Travis Schlenk announced the move on Monday (Tuesday, Manila time).The Hawks are 14-20 and ...
Mar 2, 2021
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ATLANTA - Atlanta Hawks coach Lloyd Pierce added former Indiana Pacers coach Nate McMillan to his staff on Wednesday (Thursday, Manila time) as an assistant.McMillan has a 661-588 record in 16 seasons as an NBA coach, including with Seattle (2000-05) ...
Nov 12, 2020
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INDIANAPOLIS - Indiana wanted its next coach to take the franchise in a new direction.The Pacers were seeking someone who could communicate with today's players, who was open to a new offensive philosophy and who could win some postseason games. ...
Oct 21, 2020
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INDIANAPOLIS - Nate McMillan won dozens of regular-season games despite the Indiana Pacers' continual injuries.The playoff losses cost him his job: On Wednesday, two days after enduring a second straight first-round sweep, president of basketball operations Kevin Pritchard fired ...
Aug 27, 2020
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INDIANAPOLIS - Indiana Pacers coach Nate McMillan wasn't sure how this season would end.So before the league's teams arrived in the NBA bubble, McMillan and president of basketball operations Kevin Pritchard started discussing a potential contract extension.On ...
Aug 13, 2020
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MIAMI - Erik Spoelstra warned his team before the game that matchups between Indiana and Miami tend to get decided by a loose ball somewhere.Sure enough, he was right.Goran Dragic scored in the lane with 6.8 seconds remaining to cap ...
Dec 28, 2019
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OFFICIALLY, it's an NBA first: Coaches successfully argued referees' calls on Saturday.Sacramento's Luke Walton became the first coach to win a challenge - a new option for coaches to use in the NBA this season - when he ...
Oct 6, 2019
ATLANTA Hawks coach Lloyd Pierce has been added as an assistant coach for USA Basketball this summer, when the Americans will compete in the Fiba World Cup in China and try to qualify for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.Pierce is replacing Indiana ...
Apr 23, 2019
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NATE McMillan's guidance of the Indiana Pacers in their Cinderella run last season has been rewarded.The veteran tactician is set to sign basically a two-year contract extension after steering the Pacers to 48 wins last season and a ...
Aug 2, 2018
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NEW ORLEANS - The NBA game between the Indiana Pacers and New Orleans Pelicans was postponed Wednesday (Thursday, Manila time) night after nearly two-hour delay because of a roof leak that briefly allowed rain water to puddle near one of the foul ...
Feb 8, 2018
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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - LeBron James celebrated another milestone with the greatest second-half comeback in playoff history.Win one more at Indiana, the four-time MVP will be crowned king of the first round.James scored 41 points while padding his postseason resume ...
Apr 21, 2017
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INDIANAPOLIS - The Indiana Pacers have signed veteran point guard Aaron Brooks to a one-year deal.The Pacers announced the signing on Thursday (Friday, Manila time). Brooks is entering his ninth season in the league, having previously played for Houston, Phoenix, Sacramento, ...
Jul 22, 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS - The Indiana Pacers introduced Al Jefferson, Thaddeus Young and Jeremy Evans on Friday (Saturday, Manila time), with the hope that the revamped frontcourt can help push the team closer to the top of the NBA's Eastern Conference."We feel ...
Jul 9, 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS - Indiana Pacers coach Nate McMillan has added David McClure and Bill Bayno to his coaching staff.The Pacers announced McMillan's full staff on Monday (Tuesday, Manila time). McMillan had said previously that assistants Dan Burke and Popeye Jones would ...
Jun 28, 2016
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THADDEUS Young is on his way to Indiana, bringing his versatile game to a Pacers team looking to get faster.The Pacers acquired Young from the Brooklyn Nets on Thursday (Friday, Manila time) for the 20th overall pick, a person with knowledge ...
Jun 24, 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS - Larry Bird found the Indiana Pacers' new voice on his own bench. Now Nate McMillan must show his old-school style will still resonate with today's young players.Bird promoted the 51-year-old McMillan to head coach ...
May 17, 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS - Larry Bird has never cared about popularity contests. All he ever wanted to do was win.So on Thursday (Friday, Manila time), the Indiana Pacers' president of basketball operations announced he would not re-sign Frank Vogel to a new ...
May 6, 2016
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