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But he’s been around long enough to understand the business of the NBA. Off the court, he’ll stay friends with Kidd. “The dividing line is there … understanding that Coach Kidd didn’t get me the contract — the Milwaukee Bucks did,” Terry said. “I have a job to do and my job is to help them go forward in the future … continue to be a positive influence in the locker room and on the court. That’s what they signed me up to do and I’m going to see that all the way through.”
It’s premature to speculate on where the Knicks might go if they decide to let Jeff Hornacek go after the season. The group of available candidates could include Jason Kidd, David Fizdale, David Blatt, Monty Williams and current ESPN broadcaster and former Warriors coach Mark Jackson, who has strong relationships with several people in the Knicks organization. San Antonio Spurs assistant Ettore Messina will likely draw interest from teams with vacancies as well.
Brian Lewis: Spencer Dinwiddie became only the 2nd #Nets player to win the #NBA All-Star Skills Challenge. He joined Hall of Fame finalist Jason Kidd, who won the inaugural event in 2003.
Jason Terry noticed Antetokounmpo was different from other star players he’d seen. “One night I came to the gym late, and he was there shooting for about 20 minutes,” Terry explained. “Then, for the next 15 minutes, he did something I’ve never seen from Dirk Nowitzki, Kevin Garnett, Jason Kidd or Paul Pierce. And he was working on defensive coverages. No one works on defense by themselves. This kid is way ahead of the curve.”