Garfield Heard doubted the day would ever come, and when it did, almost no one knew about it. ESPN and CNN/SI didn't air the press conference live; newspapers didn't splash the headlines on the fronts of their sports pages. OK, so in Washington, D.C., it got a little coverage, but that's to be expected when the Washington Wizards name a new head coach. The only problem was, the Wizards decided to make the announcement at the very moment the Los Angeles Lakers were giddily presenting former Chicago Bulls Zen master Phil Jackson as... More >>>
Gar Heard coached the worst team in the history of the Mavericks; finally, he gets a real team.