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Former Bulls assistant coach Ron Adams wins Tex Winter award

He does so much of the work of the NBA, mostly unseen if not unappreciated. He’s the assistant coach, the man—and lately the woman—who reside inches from the seat of NBA power, relied upon by the head coach for support and knowledge, by the players for understanding and education, by the media for explanation.
CHICAGO, IL
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Scottie Pippen Claims Bulls' Assistant Coach Tex Winter Told Phil Jackson To Remove Michael Jordan From Game 6 Of The 1992 NBA Finals: "He's Holding The Ball Too Long, Destroying The Action."

Michael Jordan is perhaps, the biggest legend in the history of the NBA. Jordan is considered by many people as the greatest player to ever play the game of basketball. MJ is an icon, a superstar that any team would love to have had on their team. But one of his former assistant coaches once advised Phil Jackson to take him out of a game during the NBA Finals.
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