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  1. Larry Brown just told the UConn student section to make sure Kevin Ollie doesn’t get his ass kicked out of a game

    Feb 23, 2014, 1:27 PM EDT


    Larry Brown is just weeks away from perhaps taking Southern Methodist University to the NCAA tournament — assuming the Mustangs stop losing to teams like Temple and USF on the road. Brown was back in Philly last Sunday when No. 23 SMU lost at the Liacouras Center. After the game and before exiting the media…

  2. A picture of Manute Bol swimming and another of Larry Brown coaching an ABA game in denim overalls

    Jan 15, 2014, 12:46 PM EDT


    We’ll actually do this in reverse order of the headline. Both of these pictures come from, which mined them from Sports Illustrated’s archive. First up is a 35-year-old Larry Brown. The year is 1975 and Brown is the head coach of the ABA’s Denver Nuggets. The NBA and ABA would not merge until 1976.…

  3. Larry Brown On Analytics: ‘They Just Don’t Work in Basketball’

    May 13, 2013, 2:27 PM EDT


    I am no stat geek, no sabermetrician. But I do like to think that I am an intelligent person who is very capable of realizing that in some instances, advanced statistics in sports can be used as a valuable tool in many settings. To what degree are they useful? The truth there is certainly open…