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Legends Name Bob MacKinnon Head Coach

June 28, 2016 - FRISCO, TX, - The Texas Legends have announced Bob MacKinnon as the new head coach of the team. With a history in the NBA Development League, MacKinnon brings over 30 years of experience at the collegiate and professional levels. MacKinnon most recently coached the Los Angeles D-Fenders and assisted in the development of three Lakers assignees while boasting four NBA Call-Ups in the 2013-14 season. MacKinnon will begin this summer serving as the head coach of the Dallas Mavericks summer league team in Orlando. The Sout... Full Story

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Grizzlies Add Van Exel to Coaching Staff

June 8, 2016 - FRISCO, TX, - The Memphis Grizzlies have hired Legends head coach Nick Van Exel as an assistant coach, the team announced today. "I am honored to be joining Coach [David] Fizdale and the Grizzlies' staff and look forward to getting started," said Van Exel. "I think we're a good match. I like his energy. He's been around some great coaches, obviously around some great players, and what he's going to bring to the table will be tremendous, so hopefully I can just add something to it." Van Exel led the Legends to a 24-... Full Story

Micheal Eric Earns All-Defensive Honors

April 29, 2016 - FRISCO, TX - The NBA Development League announced today that Texas Legends center Micheal Eric was selected to the 2015-16 NBA Development League All-Defensive Team. Eric played in 39 games (37 starts) for the Legends this season averaging 11.8 points, 9.4 rebounds, and 2.0 blocks in 27.1 minutes. He ranked fifth in the league in rebounds per game (9.4), fourth in blocks per game (2.0), and seventh in field goal percentage (59.8%). The 2016 NBADL All-Star totaled 17 double-doubles on the season, leading the team in reboun... Full Story

Dawkins Posts 25 in Legends' Loss to Spurs

April 3, 2016 - CEDAR PARK, TX - The Texas Legends (23-27) traveled to Austin Saturday night for their final game of the season where they fell to the in-state rival Spurs (30-20) 104-84. With the win, the Spurs officially clinched the division championship. The Legends took their only lead in the first seconds of the game, but Austin answered with an 8-0 run to set the tone. Midway through the second, the Spurs took their largest lead of the half (+17) while out-shooting the Legends 50% to 27%. Austin came out of the locker room firi... Full Story

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Texas Legends Minor League Basketball

League: NBA Development League
Home: Frisco, Texas
Class: Men's
Website: Texas Legends site
Schedule: Full Texas Legends Schedule
Message Board: D-League forum
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