Van Gundy fired by Rockets after four seasons
HOUSTON -- If Jeff Van Gundy had decided sooner that he wanted to return to the Houston Rockets, he would still have a job. At least that's what the team was saying Friday after firing him.
The Rockets' Game 7 loss to Utah meant a first-round exit for the third time in Van Gundy's four seasons, raising the possibility that the coach would step down or be dismissed by owner Les Alexander.
The 45-year-old Van Gundy had one season left on a nonguaranteed
contract. When the ...
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