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Bret Brielmaier (assistant), Channing Frye and Richard Jefferson each won their first NBA title when Cleveland defeated Golden State last night.
Sean Miller hopes to build the kind of NBA legacy Lute Olson started at Arizona.
All of these players are Olson recruits, adding to the Hall of Fame coach’s legacy. …
#ArizonaWildcats now have 16 NBA titles combined
Picture of Arizona softball great Jennie Finch with LeBron James during the Athens Olympics.
Another Wildcat great offers his congratulations. …
RICHARD JEFFERSON RETIRING AFTER 15 YEARS IN NBA
Richard Jefferson announced his retirement, saying he will write essays, but many believe he will join his good friend Luke Walton as part of Walton’s staff with the Lakers.
Jefferson sums up his basketball career and his respect for LeBron James eloquently.
Jefferson would be top notch describing the action and the players. Move over Grant Hill or Chris Webber if this ever happens.
If Richard Jefferson does not join Luke Walton's staff with the Lakers he would be an outstanding commentator on NBA or NCAA games.
Jefferson could become a writer (not much money in that though) …
People who claim they are in the know saying Jefferson “likely” to join Walton’s staff as a defensive specialist. …
Richard Jefferson is "likely" to join Luke Walton's coaching staffhttps://t.co/UtB1UdNtM2
His teammates are trying to talk him out of retirement. …
Classy: Andre Iguodala
Congrats to Cleveland on the chip
Frye was a midseason pick up who helped the Cavs in their late-season push.
Channing Frye: "I'll be honest with you, I don't deserve it." https://t.co/kiP3sdxYET
Brielmaier another one of Olson’s good guys to come through the program.
ALLSPORTSTUCSON.com publisher, writer and editor Javier Morales is a former Arizona Press Club award winner. He is a former Arizona Daily Star beat reporter for the Arizona basketball team, including when the Wildcats won the 1996-97 NCAA title. He has also written articles for CollegeAD.com, Bleacher Report, Lindy’s Sports, TucsonCitizen.com, The Arizona Republic, Sporting News and Baseball America, among many other publications. He has also authored the book “The Highest Form of Living”, which is available at Amazon.