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Coach Gregg Popovich returns as Spurs win seventh in a row

BOSTON - Danny Green scored 18 points to lead the San Antonio Spurs to their seventh consecutive win as coach Gregg Popovich returned from a two-game absence to lead them to a 111-89 win over the Boston Celtics on Sunday.Leading 80-77...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-11-30/coach-gregg-popovich-returns-
Spurs coach Gregg Popovich learned a valuable lesson from Manu Ginobili

...ago, 26-year-old Manu Ginobili was sitting on the floor near the end of the San Antonio Spurs bench as coach Gregg Popovich walked toward him.It was Ginobili's second season in the NBA, and the celebrated Euroleague star was still trying...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-11-27/spurs-coach-gregg-popovich-le
Gregg Popovich is NBA's Coach of the Year

SAN ANTONIO -- Gregg Popovich won the NBA Coach of the Year award on Monday for leading the San Antonio Spurs to the league's best record. Popovich, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/29/nba_371105.shtml
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Hawks top Bulls, extend winning streak to 12

...Antic after the reserve played 16 1/2 minutes in the victory at Toronto. Coach Mike Budenholzer, an assistant to Gregg Popovich in San Antonio before he took over Atlanta in 2013, said he just wanted to give Antic a break."Just kind of keeping...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-01-17/hawks-top-bulls-extend-winnin
Manu and Pop: a rocky start, hoping for a great finish

SAN ANTONIO - Gregg Popovich is the no-nonsense coach from the Air Force Academy with a belief...think it's a toss-up, probably a toss-up," Spurs coach Gregg Popovich said when asked whether Parker or actress Eva Longoria is more...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/06/11/nba_131829.shtml
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Patriots, Spurs follow similar paths

...the last 12 seasons and has home-field advantage throughout the AFC playoffs for the fourth time in five years. Gregg Popovich has led the Spurs to the playoffs in 17 of his 18 full seasons as coach.Longtime owners Robert Kraft and Peter Holt...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-12-23/patriots-spurs-follow-similar
Atlanta getting help from everyone in claiming conference's best record

...unselfish and play hard," said second-year coach Mike Budenholzer, who learned at the knee of San Antonio's Gregg Popovich and is looking to build another powerhouse in Atlanta.The Hawks have won 19 of 21, but their play over the past...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-01-06/atlanta-getting-help-everyone
Spurs fighting uphill battle to defend title amid injuries

...Not long before the San Antonio Spurs were set to tip-off against the Minnesota Timberwolves last weekend, coach Gregg Popovich found out that Manu Ginobili and Marco Belinelli were not going to be available because of injuries.It was the latest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-01-12/spurs-fighting-uphill-battle-
WNBA star Becky Hammon to become the first full-time female NBA assistant

...Stars' season, she will immediately move to the staff of the defending NBA champions, working with the revered Gregg Popovich."Nothing in my life has really ever been easy. I've always been someone who did it uphill," Hammon said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-05/wnba-star-becky-hamm
Job coaching Jazz latest stop for ex-Hawks assistant Quin Snyder

...professors.Snyder played and worked for Mike Krzyzewski. He's received firsthand instruction from Larry Brown, Gregg Popovich and Doug Collins. R.C. Buford, now the San Antonio general manager, once recruited Snyder to play at Kansas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-10-24/job-coaching-jazz-latest-stop