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Kings hire WNBA's Lindsey Harding as assistant coach

Jul. 19, 2019 4:49 PM EDT

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Sacramento Kings have hired former WNBA player Lindsey Harding as an assistant and player development coach on Luke Walton's staff. The team also hired Stacey Augmon and Rico Hines on Friday. Harding played nine years in the WNBA before working as a pro personnel scout and...

Spurs draft picks strong in 106-96 win over Hornets

Jul. 8, 2019 1:31 AM EDT

The San Antonio Spurs' draft picks are stepping up in the NBA Summer League. Second-round picks Keldon Johnson and Quinndary Weatherspoon each scored 19 points and first-rounder Luka Samanic added 16 to lead the Spurs to a 106-96 win over the Charlotte Hornets on Sunday. Ben Moore scored 17 points and had eight...

AP source: Celtics hire Kara Lawson as assistant coach

Jun. 28, 2019 7:09 PM EDT

Kara Lawson is the latest woman headed to the NBA to coach. Lawson was hired by the Boston Celtics as an assistant coach according to a person familiar with the situation. The person spoke to The Associated Press on Friday on condition of anonymity because the team hasn't publicly announced the hire. While Lawson...

Cavaliers hire Cal women's coach Gottlieb as assistant

Jun. 12, 2019 2:59 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cavaliers have lured away another prominent college coach. This time, from the women's game. Lindsay Gottlieb is leaving California after eight seasons to join John Beilein's staff in Cleveland and become the seventh female assistant in the NBA. Gottlieb led the Golden Bears to seven...