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WNBA star Becky Hammon to become the first full-time female NBA assistant

...Hammon for eight years. "This one is unique. She's ready for it, she'll do a great job."Even tennis great Billie Jean King weighed in on the hire, congratulating the Spurs for acquiring "a key person based on their qualifications and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-05/wnba-star-becky-hamm
Freddie Hadden Sr.

...Jr. of Blythe; and four siblings, W.E. Hadden of Columbia, SC, Melvin Hadden (Deborah) of Bartow, GA, Billie Jean Faust (Dan) of Braselton, GA, and Dwain Hadden (Becky) of Hephzibah. Memorial Service: 3:30 pm on Friday...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000171768666
Freddie Hadden Sr.

...Jr. of Blythe; and four siblings, W.E. Hadden of Columbia, SC, Melvin Hadden (Deborah) of Bartow, GA, Billie Jean Faust (Dan) of Braselton, GA, and Dwain Hadden of Hephzibah. Memorial Service: 3:30 pm on Friday, July 18th...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000171756970
Billie Jean King to miss opening ceremony of Sochi Games due to mother's illness

NEW YORK - Billie Jean King will not attend Friday's opening ceremony of the Sochi Olympics in Russia because her mother is ill.King, who was selected...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-02-05/billie-jean-king-miss-op
Betty Moffitt, mother of tennis great Billie Jean King and pitcher Randy Moffitt, dies at 91

NEW YORK - Betty Moffitt, the mother of tennis great Billie Jean King and former major league pitcher Randy Moffitt, died Friday in Prescott, Ariz. She was 91.She died at home with her children...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-02-07/betty-moffitt-mother-ten
Men's stars still shining at Wimbledon; not so for women

...Wimbledon so soon since 2005, but has departed before the quarterfinals at four of the past five majors.WTA founder Billie Jean King, winner of eight Grand Slam singles titles in the Open era, says she recalls going through a similar streak in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-06-29/mens-stars-still-shi
USTA comes up with honor fit for Billie Jean King

...come a long way, baby. At 12, Billie Jean King was excluded from her first...Arthur Ashe Stadium of the new USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center along...Casals said. "And that's what Billie Jean has meant. She is beyond tennis...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/08/24/oth_93749.shtml
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Billie Jean Jimandnez (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mrs. Billie Jean (Stanley) Jimandnez, age 60, went to join God's family in Heaven on May 17, 2011 at Trinity Hospital after an 18 month battle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/obituaries/2011-05-19/billie-jean-jimand142nez-augu
Venus wins Billie Jean King Cup

...job.Venus Williams defeated Kim Clijsters 6-4, 3-6, 7-5 on Monday night at Madison Square Garden to win the Billie Jean King Cup in the BNP Paribas Showdown, a match she lost a year ago to Serena.Venus said she missed having her younger...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2010-03-02/venus-wins-billie-jean-king-cup
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Wimbledon women's finalists could be wave of the future

LONDON - Billie Jean King believes Wimbledon finalists Petra Kvitova and Eugenie Bouchard are creating one of the most exciting times in women's tennis...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-07-04/wimbledon-womens-finalists-could-