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    Nurse and Grayer not Mac's hires???

    Okay this is a stretch - but the speed of all this makes me wonder if NN and JG were hired with the intention of serving under Hoiberg? I don't know if anyone has brought this up yet. Of course, I've been mowing grass for 2.5 hours and it may have had some weird effects on me.

    Perhaps it is conspiracy theory thinking - but I can definitely see a connection between NN and Hoiberg - Development league coach and VP of NBA club. I also see this as a lot of ammo on the recruiting trail - two guys who know what it takes to get into the NBA (actually a 3rd with Grayer). The college game is more & more evolving into the NBA game - I think these guys are hired to bring that type of game to Hilton!

    Okay, I've opened up myself to criticism : ) Anyway, just a few thoughts. (I could easily be proven wrong soon enough if NN or Grayer don't stay put.)


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    Re: Nurse and Grayer not Mac's hires???

    Quote Originally Posted by kentkel View Post
    Okay this is a stretch - but the speed of all this makes me wonder if NN and JG were hired with the intention of serving under Hoiberg? I don't know if anyone has brought this up yet. Of course, I've been mowing grass for 2.5 hours and it may have had some weird effects on me.

    Perhaps it is conspiracy theory thinking - but I can definitely see a connection between NN and Hoiberg - Development league coach and VP of NBA club. I also see this as a lot of ammo on the recruiting trail - two guys who know what it takes to get into the NBA (actually a 3rd with Grayer). The college game is more & more evolving into the NBA game - I think these guys are hired to bring that type of game to Hilton!

    Okay, I've opened up myself to criticism : ) Anyway, just a few thoughts. (I could easily be proven wrong soon enough if NN or Grayer don't stay put.)

    Grayer isn't being retained.



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    Re: Nurse and Grayer not Mac's hires???

    Quote Originally Posted by dahliaclone View Post
    Grayer isn't being retained.
    Sure -shoot me down so quickly


    Utah Utes, Illinois Illini. The University of Pennsylvania thought about following this pattern by calling themselves the Pennsylvania Pencils. However, they were afraid their students would start chanting "We're No. 2"

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    Re: Nurse and Grayer not Mac's hires???

    Neither will be here according to emails.


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    Re: Nurse and Grayer not Mac's hires???

    Quote Originally Posted by Jeremy View Post
    Neither will be here according to emails.
    Wow, really thought we'd hang on to Nurse.


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    Re: Nurse and Grayer not Mac's hires???

    Who's decision was this. I'm a little surprised that Grayer wasn't retained in some capacity after Hoiberg's ringing endorsement of him when he got hired. Also, if we are going to pay Nurse his full salary, why not keep him on?



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    Re: Nurse and Grayer not Mac's hires???

    If this is true, Fred has people in mind I would guess.


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    Re: Nurse and Grayer not Mac's hires???

    Must be hiring Kevin McHale to coach the bigs.



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    Re: Nurse and Grayer not Mac's hires???

    Quote Originally Posted by Clonehomer View Post
    Also, if we are going to pay Nurse his full salary, why not keep him on?
    What I've heard is that Nurse never signed a contract so we aren't on the hook for his salary if he doesn't stay...



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    Re: Nurse and Grayer not Mac's hires???

    Does anyone have a link to this?



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    Re: Nurse and Grayer not Mac's hires???

    why no Grayer?



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    Re: Nurse and Grayer not Mac's hires???

    Remove the Cardinals avatar and I'll send the link.



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    Re: Nurse and Grayer not Mac's hires???

    McDermott came right not and said that he would not have hired them had he known he was going to be moving to Creighton.



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    Re: Nurse and Grayer not Mac's hires???

    Quote Originally Posted by Monkey View Post
    Remove the Cardinals avatar and I'll send the link.
    Not a chance



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    Re: Nurse and Grayer not Mac's hires???

    Quote Originally Posted by erikbj View Post
    why no Grayer?
    I love Grayer and I love Hoiberg...but man we need someone that has some coaching experience at the DI level on the staff somewhere!



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