Kobe Ruins Sam Mitchell (Again)

“I hate him. If I don’t ever see him again, it will be too soon. I hate him.”- Sam Mitchell Ten years and eleven days after Sam Mitchell suffered his worst defeat as a head coach, he walked into Staples Center, a little bit grayer around the edges, and a little bit salty. He knew…

Sam Mitchell Replaces Flip Saunders As T-Wolves Coach

(this article was first written before Flip Saunders died of cancer. It has been updated). When Flip Saunders announced he was battling Hodgkin’s Lymphoma, a cancer that originates in the white blood cells, cancer survivors were skeptical he’d be back on the sidelines in eight weeks. Chemotherapy, which was a significant part of Saunders wellness…