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  • Fred Schaus dies at 84; first L.A. Lakers head coach

    Fred Schaus dies at 84; first L.A. Lakers head coach
    Fred Schaus, who helped usher in pro basketball to Los Angeles as head coach of the Lakers for their first seven seasons here and was Jerry West's mentor, died Wednesday in West Virginia. He was 84. Schaus was living in a nursing home and the cause of...
  • ESPN promotes South Dakota tourism or something

     
    ESPN's latest "Mt. Rushmore of Sports" release doesn't make much more sense to me than the last one. It appears Babe Ruth, Jackie Robinson, Joe Namath and Manhasset's own Jim Brown will represent New York in this feature. I'm not......
  • Of Red Auerbach, Red Holzman, Red Sarachek, etc.

     
    Finally got around to watching "The First Basket," released on DVD earlier this month (suggested retail, $24.99), whose subtitle pretty much sums it up: "The Greatest Jewish Basketball Documentary Ever." Writer/producer/director David Vyorst and...
  • Here is the complete Stan Isaacs column of 7/23/64

     
    A couple of loyal readers were interested in reading the entire Stan Isaacs column referenced in my Sunday newspaper column. Alas, the copy exists on microfilm, not electronically, and thus cannot be linked to in the conventional manner. So I......
  • Lakers: It could be rewarding year for Jackson

    Lakers: It could be rewarding year for Jackson
    Then there's that other award that might drop into the Lakers' laps. Phil Jackson has won nine championships as a coach, tied with Red Auerbach for most in NBA history, but has been selected coach of the year only once in his 17-year career. In the same...
  • Lakers intent on relieving seven-year title itch

    Lakers flags are fluttering on cars throughout the city. Stars want courtside seats. Scalpers are asking up to $8,100 for a ticket. On Sunday the NBA playoff marathon begins for the Lakers and lasts until mid-June, they hope. The Lakers have won 14 NBA...
  • Basketball Coach Chuck Daly Dies at 78

    Basketball Coach Chuck Daly Dies at 78
    DETROIT -- Chuck Daly, who coached the Dream Team to the Olympic gold medal in 1992 after winning back-to-back NBA championships with the Detroit Pistons, has died. He was 78. He died Saturday morning in Jupiter, Fla., with his family by his side, the...
  • Pistons Mourn Death Of Hall Of Fame Coach Chuck Daly

    Pistons Mourn Death Of Hall Of Fame Coach Chuck Daly
    (AP) - Chuck Daly, who coached the Dream Team to the Olympic gold medal in 1992 after winning back-to-back NBA championships with the Detroit Pistons, has died. He was 78. He died Saturday morning in Jupiter, Fla., with his family by his side, the...
  • Lakers dont make it interesting

    If Phil Jackson is supposed to be the best coach in the NBA, then how come he didn't send Vladimir Radmanovic off to another continent to do some snowboarding this last week? Some strategist. It's over, all right, the Celtics champs with an...
  • Greenlighting a dream Finals

    Twenty-one years later, they meet again. The Boston Celtics nodded in destiny's direction a day after the Lakers did, bringing together two of the most relevant sports franchises for the NBA Finals. It will be intriguing, laden with superstars and heavy...
  • Celtics fans gather to celebrate NBA title

    Paul Pierce had not slept in 36 hours but the Boston Celtics captain was more than ready to greet the tens of thousands of fans who turned out today for the rolling rally celebrating the team's first NBA championship in 22 years. "We're tired of watching...
  • Bulls' season slipping away

    Bulls' season slipping away
    Once, after a game like the Bulls' an unemotional, indifferent 107-82 loss Friday night to the Celtics, former Phoenix coach Cotton Fitzsimmons gathered his players in the locker room and symbolically flushed the toilets. Just flush this one away and...