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SiriusXM NBA Radio’s Lionel Hollins off to Brooklyn

C’mon, NBA. Again? For the third time this offseason – remember Steve Kerr and Sam Mitchell? – a SiriusXM NBA Radio host will coach in the Association in 2014. Lionel Hollins landed the head coaching gig with the Brooklyn Nets after … Continued

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Schein on Sports: Week in review and a weekend preview (6/30-7/3)

Everything you need to know heading into the weekend in the world of sports. Pop. Sizzle. The biggest story of the week by far was the U.S. Men’s National Team falling to Belgium 2-1 in the Round of 16, bringing … Continued

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What to make of Jason Kidd’s move to Milwaukee

Surprise, Nets fans! In the blink of an eye, your head coach is Wisconsin-bound. In a story that broke seemingly out of nowhere this weekend, Jason Kidd went from head coach of the Brooklyn Nets to head coach of the … Continued

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SiriusXM NBA Radio Predictions: The 2014 NBA Champion is …

The NBA Playoffs are here! Who do the experts on SiriusXM NBA Radio think will capture the Larry O’Brien NBA Championship Trophy?   CHAMPION Mark Boyle over Pacers Gerald Brown over Clippers Tom Byrne over Thunder Mateen Cleaves over Thunder Noah Coslov over Heat … Continued

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Billy King credits Jason Kidd for Nets turnaround; coach ‘doesn’t hold back’

With a 104-93 home win over the Memphis Grizzlies Wednesday night, the Brooklyn Nets moved above-.500 for the first time this season. That’s a startling stat, considering the Nets’ success in 2014. But when you look back, you remember the … Continued

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Jason Collins makes history: John Amaechi, others react

Jason Collins didn’t sign his first NBA contract Sunday, nor was Sunday night his NBA debut. But when he stepped on the court for the Brooklyn Nets in Los Angeles to take on the Lakers, he made history as the … Continued

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Jerry Stackhouse remains confident in the Knicks and Nets

Well, there’s still one. Former NBA player Jerry Stackhouse told Frank Isola and Stacey King Monday on SiriusXM NBA Radio’s The Starting Lineup he feels both the Brooklyn Nets and New York Knicks will get past their early season struggles, … Continued

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Jeff Van Gundy: ‘I don’t think Miami will win it this year’

NBA analyst and former Knicks and Rockets head coach Jeff Van Gundy joined Chris Russo on SiriusXM’s Mad Dog Unleashed Wednesday to preview the NBA season. Van Gundy shared share some of his predictions, including what he feels the chances are … Continued

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Eastern Conference no longer Miami Heat’s to lose?

The Eastern Conference playoffs may not just be “The Miami Heat featuring seven other teams that will lose sooner or later” this season. SI.com’s Rob Mahoney told SiriusXM’s Off The Dribble that a third straight Eastern Conference championship for the … Continued

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LISTEN: Adam Schein Critical of Jason Kidd Hiring

In a move that materialized in just a couple of days, the Brooklyn Nets officially hired recently-retired point guard Jason Kidd as the team’s new head coach Thursday. Kidd, who spent the 2012-13 season with the New York Knicks, played … Continued