Black Coach Blues
Huffington Post - 06/13/2013
The Memphis Grizzlies recently announced that they weren’t renewing the contract of Lionel Hollins, the most successful coach in history, due to “philosophical differences.” Do black coaches still have a harder time than their white counterparts?
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