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76ers hire the Spurs' Brett Brown as head coach
76ers hire the Spurs' Brett Brown as head coach

Four months later, the Philadelphia 76ers have a new coach. A person familiar with the decision told the Associated Press on Monday that the 76ers have hired San Antonio assistant Brett Brown to replace Doug Collins, who resigned in April. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the move has not been officially announced. New General Manager Sam Hinkie took quite awhile looking for a replacement before choosing Brown, who was part of three NBA title teams with San Antonio. The 52-year-old Brown has been an assistant to Gregg Popovich since 2002. He also coached the Australian men's national team from 2009-12, and played a key role in helping Manu Ginobili and Tony...