LARRY DREW RUMORS & GOSSIP
Jason Kidd forced a coup with the Milwaukee Bucks that led to the dismissal of the incumbent Head Coach Larry Drew. The whole saga reflected poorly on Kidd, for doing something that is extremely frowned upon in the NBA coaching fraternity. It also was a black eye for the Bucks organization, who gave us all the corporate spin you would expect when hiring someone with a past as checkered...
MILWAUKEE -- Three days after being suddenly fired as head coach of the Milwaukee Bucks, Larry Drew issued a statement through the team, thanking the fans for their support and briefly addressing his termination.
Here's the full statement, sent out by the Bucks on behalf of Drew:
"I would like to thank Senator Herb Kohl and John Hammond for giving me the opportunity to coach...
The Milwaukee Bucks have reportedly agreed to send two future second-round draft picks to the Brooklyn Nets in exchange for Jason Kidd’s coaching rights. As of Monday morning, Larry Drew was still technically the head coach of the Bucks. What does that mean? In all likelihood, it means Drew has been screwed. Kidd apparently asked […]
This one will go down in NBA infamy.
Just 24 hours after helping Bucks management introduce No. 2 pick Jabari Parker, head coach Larry Drew may be out of a job. On the heels of the New York Post report that says Jason Kidd may interview for the Bucks job, Brian Windhorst of ESPN.com is reporting that neither Drew nor the Bucks front office had any knowledge of the situation at hand...
Larry Drew delivered a strong line in his postgame remarks following Tuesday's loss to Golden State, saying the Milwaukee Bucks don't know how to win.
While the Bucks' record of 7-27 speaks for itself, Milwaukee's struggles probably could have been predicted. The Bucks had 11 new players and an entirely new coaching staff, meaning training camp time together was vital...
MILWAUKEE -- While Larry Drew was in the middle of describing his first extended look at the city of Milwaukee, a cell phone rang.
"That's a fine," Drew said without hesitation.
As it turns out, it was his wife Sharon's iPhone. It's tough to be the wife of a coach.
While the exchange was light-hearted and everybody laughed about it afterward, it was a well-timed...
MILWAUKEE - When Milwaukee Bucks general manager John Hammond set out on the coaching search, he set forth two traits he was looking for in his next coach.
The first was to find someone who could demand the respect out of players and then "coach the heck out of them." Hammond is confident he's found the perfect mix of the two in Larry Drew, who was introduced as the...
MILWAUKEE -- The Milwaukee Bucks finally have found their man.
Larry Drew has accepted Milwaukee's offer and will become the team's head coach.
Drew will sign a three-year contract with a team option for a fourth year.
The 55-year-old was 128-102 over the past three seasons as head coach of the Hawks, leading Atlanta to three postseason appearances and a trip to the conference...
Atlanta Hawks coach Larry Drew will interview for the vacant head coaching job with the Milwaukee Bucks this weekend, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
Still under contract with the Hawks, Drew is being allowed to interview with other teams while Atlanta interviews his potential replacement.
It's a bizarre situation, and Drew appears to be seeing the writing on the...
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Atlanta Hawks coach Larry Drew says ''it's a little bit mind-boggling'' that his team didn't come out with more intensity in Game 1 of the playoff series against Indiana.
The Pacers romped to a 107-90 victory, and Drew said Monday that it's clear why: ''They physically manhandled us.''
Drew says the Hawks looked as though they were playing...
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April 22, 2013