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June 5, 2014, Thursday (full article)

Note to Cleveland Cavaliers: Study says ex-players make the best coaches

"Having a former All-Star player as your coach is worth about six extra places in the NBA rankings in team winning percentage," said Larry Kahn, a professor of labor economics and collective bargaining at Cornell's ILR School at the time of the study. "We were surprised at the strength of the statistical evidence."