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  1. Mike Fratello believes the time for a European head coach in the NBA is coming

    Sep 15, 2013, 8:00 PM EDT

    BASKET-EURO-2013-UKR-LTU

    Mike Fratello coached 17 seasons in the NBA, and is currently coaching the Ukrainian team at Eurobasket in Slovenia. He knows as much about the international coaching landscape as anyone, and believes we’re not far away from seeing a European head coach land a job in the states roaming an NBA sideline. From Mark Woods…

  2. What exactly does a new coach say to Kobe Bryant?

    Nov 2, 2011, 1:30 PM EDT

    Italy Basketball Bryant Bologna

    When the Lakers hired Ettore Messina to be part of Mike Brown’s coaching staff, it was seen as a coup in coaching circles. Lakers fans were confused, tried to search him on their iPhones, then complained about AT&T’s coverage and gave up. So they know, Messina is one of the brightest coaching minds in Europe,…

  3. Mike Brown looking to get the old band back together in Los Angeles

    Jun 6, 2011, 10:03 PM EDT

    Los Angeles Lakers Introduce Mike Brown

    According to the ultra-reliable Marc Stein of ESPN.com, former Cleveland assistant coach and current New Orleans assistant coach Mike Malone was scheduled to meet with new Lakers head coach Mike Brown today. According to Stein, Brown also wants the recently fired Jon Kuester to join his staff as an assistant coach. When the Cavaliers won…

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