Rick Bonnell: Nic Batum said extending coach Steve Clifford’s contract could enhance the @Charlotte Hornets chances of re-signing him over the summer. Batum on Clifford: “He trusts me. He believes in me. So that could be a big factor.” in Batum’s free-agency decision.
October 25, 2016 | 9:55 pm EDT Update
Monte Poole: Spurs coach Gregg Popovich on the retired star Tim Duncan: ‘He was like a security blanket for everybody.’