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Former NBA guard Flynn Robinson dies at age 72

Former NBA guard Flynn Robinson dies at age 72 Updated May 24, 2013
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Flynn Robinson, the former NBA guard who played on the Los Angeles Lakers' 1971-72 championship team, has died after a two-year fight with cancer. He was 72.
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    Gentry interested in Clippers head coach spot May 24, 2013
    Although Alvin Gentry has a standing offer on Mike D'Antoni's Lakers staff as an assistant coach, he'd prefer to return to Los Angeles as head coach of the Clippers.
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