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Michael Farber
February 28, 2000
When last we saw him, he was an assistant at Alchesay High in Whiteriver, Ariz., on the White Mountain Apache Reservation. Now Kareem Abdul-Jabbar finds himself at an even more remote outpost: the Clippers' sideline. As L.A.'s new assistant he'll tutor raw big men Michael Olowokandi and Keith Closs, attempt to impart some winning attitude and, just maybe, help Angelenos discover that L.A. has another NBA franchise.
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February 28, 2000

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When last we saw him, he was an assistant at Alchesay High in Whiteriver, Ariz., on the White Mountain Apache Reservation. Now Kareem Abdul-Jabbar finds himself at an even more remote outpost: the Clippers' sideline. As L.A.'s new assistant he'll tutor raw big men Michael Olowokandi and Keith Closs, attempt to impart some winning attitude and, just maybe, help Angelenos discover that L.A. has another NBA franchise.

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