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Basketball

Knicks to interview Hawks coach Budenholzer for vacancy

The Knicks will interview Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer for their vacant head coach position this weekend, according to a person with knowledge of New York's plans. Budenholzer talked to the Suns this week about their open head coach position before deciding to withdraw from consideration Thursday.

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Chris Vognar: Is basketball America's game?

It's easy to make an argument for basketball as America's sport, even if it was invented by a Canadian. You don't need expensive equipment to play; a ball and a park will suffice. Everyone who plays is involved, unless you have a teammate who never passes. It welcomes players from all over the world. Basketball is a manifestation of democracy.

Fans wearing NBA jerseys flunk trivia test about the players they're repping

A student sports journalist noticed college students love wearing their favorite NBA jerseys but got some amusing answers when he put their actual basketball knowledge to the test.
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