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Gentry will finish out playoffs with Warriors and then take over as coach of Anthony Davis and the Pelicans

Pelicans select Alvin Gentry

Gentry and the Pelicans agreed to a deal Saturday, with New Orleans choosing the Warriors' associate head coach over Jeff Van Gundy of ESPN, league sources tell ESPN's Marc Stein. Gentry was last head coach of the Phoenix Suns (2009-2013).

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Bulls' coaching hire getting detailed

The Bulls are negotiating a 5-year deal with Iowa State's Fred Hoiberg to become their next head coach, with the expectation it will get done by the middle of next week at the latest, multiple league sources told ESPN's Andy Katz and Nick Friedell. Who replaces Hoiberg?

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Long odds for LeBron from long range

LeBron James has been a force in the paint this postseason. But as his post game has taken over, his perimeter shooting has fallen off a cliff.

Curry shows off with incredible shot

Making a no-look shot? Difficult. Making a half-court shot? Also hard. Making a no-look, half-court shot? Yup, that's what Stephen Curry did here.

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Cavaliers led the NBA in isolation plays this season. No team in the last 10 seasons has won the title ranking in top 5 in isolation plays.

Curry with shot to knock LeBron down

Steph Curry is on pace to be the first player to achieve a +1,000 plus-minus for a season since the NBA began tracking the stat. The previous "record"-holder: LeBron James from '08-09.

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Number of firsts in NBA Finals

Rookie coaches facing off and a week between series are some of the circumstances that make the 2015 NBA Finals unique.

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Cavaliers & Warriors are a combined 24-5 this postseason. That's the best combined record for NBA Finals opponents since 1991 (Bulls-Lakers)

Thibs not forgotten by Chicago

Just days after the firing of former Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau, the city is showing its appreciation for him with homages like this mural from artist Bae Cutler. (via BlogABull)

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The Warriors are the 14th team in NBA history to win at least 65 regular-season games and reach the NBA Finals. The other 13 won the title.

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The Warriors have not played in the NBA Finals since 1975, and a lot has changed since then. What was the world like 40 years ago? Find out in today's edition of ESPN in Snapchat Discover.

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What was the world like the last time the Golden State Warriors won an NBA title?

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Stephen A. Smith: Pat Riley no LeBron fan

"If you're Pat Riley... As far as you're concerned, LeBron left you... LeBron betrayed you, he turned his back on the franchise and therefore he's no friend of Pat Riley."

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Factor in Fred Hoiberg-to-Bulls timeline

The Bulls, according to sources, are giving extra consideration to the time frame to hire the current Iowa State coach because he underwent open-heart surgery to replace his aortic valve last month.

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