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    Former Utah Jazz Coach and Chicago Bulls Player Jerry Sloan Gone at age 78

    Former Utah Jazz coach and former Chicago Bulls basketball player Jerry Sloan has passed away, and Coach Sloan leaves us, at age 78…Cause of death for Jerry Sloan was Parkinson’s disease and Lewy body dementia… I agree with what Jeff Smith, the assistant boys basketball coach at Greensboro Day School, said over on Twitter: Jeff Smith @soxtitans Longtime Jazz coach Jerry Sloan dies at age 78 – via @ESPN App…..Maybe the most underrated coach of my life in any sport. Loved the toughness of his teams. That one word sums up Jerry Sloan well…TOUGH…Sloan was tough, very tough and he…

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    Michael Jordan’s “The Last Dance” becomes a “Penny Pitching Showdown”!!!

    from The Action Network: How Michael Jordan Hustled a Security Guard (And Lost!) When Betting on the ‘Pitching Pennies’ Game Night 3 of ESPN’s “The Last Dance” was filled with riveting new stories, explanations and tributes to Michael Jordan’s notorious career. From the wars with the 90s Knicks to the locker room of the 1998 All-Star Game at Madison Square Garden, there was a plethora of never-before-seen, vaulted footage to make any basketball fan drool. One moment, however, stood out during the introduction to gambling fascination. Or, should I say, “his competition problem.” The beginning of Episode 6 takes us…