15.03.2012 [FanIQ (blog)] - by Pat more posts by author Nate McMillan has been fired by the Portland Trail Blazers, after a disappointing 20-23 start and an even more disappointing 42-point loss to the Knicks last night. The Blazers had clearly given up on McMillan
19.03.2012 [SB Nation (blog)] - by Mike Prada • Mar 19, 2012 10:21 AM EDT It's been a few days since the Portland Trail Blazers burned it all down, firing coach Nate McMillan and trading Gerald Wallace and Marcus Camby in a series of trade deadline moves.
22.03.2012 [Bleacher Report] - Meanwhile, a tough decision was made to end Nate McMillan's tenure as head coach in Portland after a string of puzzling blowouts made it clear that he had lost touch with his players. Both teams have named assistants as interim coaches for the
Nathaniel "Nate" McMillan (born August 3, 1964 in Raleigh, North Carolina) is a retired American professional basketball player and former head coach of the NBA's Portland Trail Blazers. Prior to his coaching stint with the Blazers, McMillan was head coach of the Seattle SuperSonics for five years, after succeeding Paul Westphal in 2000.
After 19 years in the Seattle SuperSonics organization, Nate McMillan is looking forward to a fresh start as the new coach of the Portland Trail Blazers. "This was time for me to move on. I needed a different challenge, a different opportunity," said McMillan, who spent his entire 12-year playing career with Seattle. McMillan ...
27.03.2012 [CBS Local] - We all know Phil Jackson isn't taking over the Wizards, but maybe a guy like Nate McMillan would be a good fit? McMillan was fired in Portland this season after taking the Blazers to the playoffs three straight seasons. He has a winning record as an
27.03.2012 [St. George Daily Spectrum] - At the trade deadline on March 15, Portland fired coach Nate McMillan, cut former No. 1 overall pick Greg Oden, and dealt veterans Marcus Camby and Gerald Wallace for a bunch of young guys and draft picks. Even though the idea was that the Blazers were
25.03.2012 [La Semana] - Lo impensable llego cuando Chad Buchanan, el General Manager hizo público el despido de Nate McMillan, el entrenador del equipo. Portland se despide de un técnico que lideró al equipo desde el 2005. Un técnico que reconstruyo a unos quejumbrosos
25.03.2012 [BasketUSA] - Beau geste de Nate McMillan, récemment viré par les Trail Blazers. Après avoir digéré son licenciement, l'ancien coach de Portland a acheté une pleine page dans The Oregonian, le journal local, pour remercier les fans. Mais aussi Paul Allen
26.03.2012 [Yahoo! Sports] - Nate McMillan reminded us of that effect this past weekend. Fired on March 15, about two-thirds of the way through his seventh season as the Portland Trail Blazers' coach, McMillan showed his appreciation for the team and its fans by taking out a
21.03.2012 [SLAM Online] - After losing to the New York Knicks by 42 points, the most humiliating blow to the Blazers' calamitous season, head coach Nate McMillan was fired after seven seasons at the helm. It was an emotional affair for him. From the Oregonian: “The ship ran
17.03.2012 [Fort Worth Star Telegram (blog)] - Such was the case earlier this week when the New York Knicks parted ways with coach Mike D'Antoni and the Portland Trail Blazers fired coach Nate McMillan. Dallas Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle, who also is the president of the NBA Coaches Association
16.03.2012 [Yahoo! Sports] - Contributor Network Mar 15, 8:01 pm EDT This much, at least, felt inevitable: the Portland Trail Blazers fired coach Nate McMillan on Thursday. It was the biggest in a series of big moves for the struggling team on the NBA's trade deadline day.
26.03.2012 [Toronto Sun] - Thompson is evolving after playing one year in college and is expected to carry a bigger load next season in Cleveland * Under the department of class acts is Nate McMillan, recently fired from Portland who took out a full page ad in Sunday's The
15.03.2012 [Yahoo! Sports] - Sports Mar 15, 3:50 pm EDT The Portland Trail Blazers have fired coach Nate McMillan, a league source told Yahoo! Sports. McMillan's dismissal comes one day after the Blazers suffered a 42-point loss to the New York Knicks and on the same day they
28.03.2012 [SLAM Online] - Portland is now 3-4 since Nate McMillan was canned, and they've entered random-starting-lineup territory, last night featuring Nolan Smith's first start (1-9 shooting, 3 points, 3 assists). JJ Hickson and LaMarcus Aldridge led the Blazers with 21 and
16.03.2012 [Fox Sports América Latina] - Junto a la sorpresa generada por el traspaso de Hilario, los Trail Blazers de Portland fueron los que hicieron más traspasos y despidos, incluido el del entrenador Nate McMillan, que se convirtió en el cuarto que esta temporada perdía su puesto tras
16.03.2012 [MTV.com (blog)] - Portland Trailblazers coach Nate McMillan was fired on Thursday and the Mood Muzik MC believes he also has a shot to come to NYC. “Nate McMillan just got fired today which I called on my Twitter five days ago that Nate McMillan will get fired,” Joe
06.03.2012 [OregonLive.com] - "Very, very important," coach Nate McMillan said, and nobody would have blamed him for adding another very. "We got 28 games remaining, and I'm thinking you are going to need 38, 40 wins to get into these playoffs. So very important.
13.03.2012 [NBCSports.com] - Point guard Raymond Felton is not meshing with the slow-it-down, grind-it-out style of Nate McMillan's Portland Trail Blazers. That's why he was on the trade block. But the Blazers aren't just giving him away, either. Unless the landscape changes or
12.03.2012 [NBCSports.com] - Jamal Crawford and his up-tempo, shoot-first-and-ask-questions-later style has not meshed with the grind it out ways of Nate McMillan in Portland. It hasn't been fun for him. What could possibly be worse. On the other hand, he could land with
Serving 2006-09 and 2010-12 as an assistant coach for USA Basketball's Men's National Teams, former Portland Trail Blazers head coach and former NBA standout Nate McMillan helped resurrect the USA Basketball Men's National Team program. All together, as a member of the USA National Team program McMillan ...
15.03.2012 [AS] - Los Trail Blazers de Portland despidieron hoy al entrenador Nate McMillan, según varios informes periodísticos. Aunque el equipo no ha dado a conocer de manera oficial la salida de McMillan del cargo, que ha ocupado durante siete temporadas y media
15.03.2012 The Portland TrailBlazers have fired head coach Nate McMillan. The Blazers got off to a fast 7-2 start before going 13-21 (3-7 the last 10) the rest of the way for an overall record of 20-23. His last game was a smashing at the ...