Kelvin Sampson

Houston Rockets Assistant

  • Born: 10/05/55
  • Age: 66
  • Height:
  • Seasons: 3

OU basketball mourns the loss of former assistant Lew Hill

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Hill, who was an assistant during OU’s most recent Final Four run, passed away in his sleep just hours after coaching a game for UTRGV.

Making Sense of the Westchester Knicks

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In a lengthy piece, Dakota Schmidt uses stats and video to make sense of the stacked Westchester Knicks roster

One-on-One with NBA Draft prospect Nate Hinton

In a TDS exclusive interview, Houston Cougars’ sophomore guard Nate Hinton opens up about preparing for the NBA Draft and what it means to be so close to a lifelong dream.

Replacing Mike D’Antoni: Three candidates the Rockets should consider

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With Mike D’Antoni out, the Houston Rockets must find the right coach to help steer their franchise in the right direction.

Report: Indiana Pacers interested in Mike D’Antoni

The Pacers fired their coach and would reportedly like to hire Mike D’Antoni.

How Ex-Rockets assistant Kelvin Sampson laid the foundation for Robert Covington’s career

As an undrafted rookie, Robert Convington leaned on ex-Houston Rockets lead assistant Kelvin Sampson.

ESPN previews the SEC and makes their preseason predictions

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There’s a lot of confidence in the Cats.

A brief primer on Houston Cougar basketball

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From Phi Slama Jama to the Kelvin Sampson era, here’s some history on Ohio State’s Round of 32 opponent.

Introducing: POWERS and NUSSER, college basketball coach search firm

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WSU doesn’t need to hire one of those fancy consultants to fill its vacancy. We’ve got Pat Chun covered.

NBA
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Tired: Rockets can’t beat the Warriors. Wired: Rockets can’t beat the Warriors by 30.

We have that and more in Thursday’s NBA newsletter.

Quickies: Hurricane Harvey Relief Edition

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Enes Kanter and others support the hurricane relief efforts, while Cal and UK are hosting a telethon.

Kelvin Sampson challenges college coaches to donate shoes and shirts to Hurricane Harvey victims

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Houston’s head coach wants other coaches to donate 10 pairs of shoes and 20 shirts to those who lost everything.