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Sports Report: Few close to Popovich expect him to coach beyond 2020

12:35  14 june  2018
12:35  14 june  2018 Source:   thescore.com

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Few people in Gregg Popovich's orbit think the longtime San Antonio Spurs bench boss will coach beyond his assignment in the 2020 Olympics, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.

Three years ago, Popovich was named head coach of the USA Basketball senior men's team for the 2017-20 cycle, which includes the FIBA World Cup next year, and the Tokyo Olympics two years from now.

Popovich, who turns 70 in January, is the longest-tenured head coach in the NBA, having taken the reins of the Spurs on December 10, 1996. His team failed to win 50 games in 2017-18 for the first time since that initial season.

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FAQs for Popovich Kerr 2020 , the unofficial, unauthorized, and unaffiliated Popovich -Kerr Presidential Exploratory Committee. Submit. Close search. Over the last four months, Gregg Popovich and Steve Kerr, along with a few other notable NBA coaches (much love to the Notorious S.V.G.) have

As you might expect , the Van George Karl's coaching tree looked a lot fuller just a few seasons ago. A couple of branches are missing As Bleacher Report 's D.J. Foster wrote: "It's almost impossible to be a player or coach in the NBA without some degree of connection to Popovich , and seeing as he's

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