POPOVICH - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/POPOVICH News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Popovich, like Sloan, deserved Coach of the Year award http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/jazznotes/57851390-62/popovich-award-coach-hornacek.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/jazznotes/57851390-62/popovich-award-coach-hornacek.html.csp">Popovich, like Sloan, deserved Coach of the Year award</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-22T16:59:27.755-06:00">Updated Apr 22, 2014 04:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Gregg Popovich won the Coach of the Year award for the third time in his career, the NBA announced today. Don Nelson and Pat Riley are the only other three-time winners.Popovich's Spurs had the league's best record 62-20. And he did while balancing an aging roster; no player averaged more than 30 minutes or 20 points a game this year.Here are the full results. Coach, Team 1st 2nd 3rd PtsGregg Popovich, San Antonio 59 23 16 380Jeff Hornacek, Phoenix 37 44 22 ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57851390@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Apr 2014 16:59:27 MDT Popovich wins NBA Coach of the Year, Hornacek 2nd http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57849732-77/popovich-coach-game-season.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57849732-77/popovich-coach-game-season.html.csp">Popovich wins NBA Coach of the Year, Hornacek 2nd</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JON KRAWCZYNSKI</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-22T15:14:41.969-06:00">Updated Apr 22, 2014 03:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The San Antonio Spurs, the model for stability and sustained success in the modern NBA, were still a shaken team when they showed up for training camp in October, less than four months after a devastating loss to Miami in the NBA Finals. Some coaches would try to brush off the disappointment of letting a title slip through their fingers and refuse to acknowledge the elephant in the room. Gregg Popovich took it head on, embraced the heartache, and in a career full of masterful coaching performanc...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578497322014-04-22T15:14:41.969-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-22T15:14:41.969-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57849732@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Apr 2014 15:14:41 MDT