Latest George Karl Stories

2014-01-06 12:26:11

Basketball legend George Karl is the latest coach to share coaching curriculum on the app CHICAGO, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FastModel Sports, the leading playbook software provider to the NBA and NCAA, announces the launch of Gooroo, an app that guides youth basketball coaches through an entire season of practices featuring Olympic gold medalist and Hall-of-Fame coach Tara VanDerveer and, new this week, George Karl, the 2013 NBA Coach of the Year. (Photo:...

2011-01-10 10:07:00

Dwyane Wade, Dwight Howard and David Lee team up with returning ambassadors Kevin Love, Pau Gasol, Rudy Gay, Steve Blake and Coach George Karl to support St. Jude MEMPHIS, Tenn., Jan. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NBA stars Dwyane Wade, Dwight Howard and David Lee are teaming up with other top players around the league for the annual Hoops for St. Jude fundraising campaign benefiting St. Jude Children's Research Hospital®. Returning ambassadors Pau Gasol, Rudy Gay,...

2010-03-01 12:00:00

NBA Coach George Karl uses his own battle against cancer to help the kids of St. Jude MEMPHIS, Tenn., March 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In recognition of Hoops for St. Jude, a season-long fundraising program benefiting St. Jude Children's Research Hospital®, the National Basketball Association is celebrating Hoops for St. Jude Week. From March 1-7, league players, coaches and basketball fans will help raise awareness and funds for St. Jude, one of the world's premier...

2005-11-30 23:43:36

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Denver Nuggets coach George Karl was suspended for two games without pay by the National Basketball Association on Wednesday for publicly criticizing officials. Stu Jackson, the NBA's senior vice president basketball operations, made the announcement of the suspension as a result of Karl's actions on Monday. Karl made his comments after Denver's 101-92 loss to the New Jersey Nets, which the league said "attacked the integrity of the officials." The Nuggets coach...

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