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More History For Becky Hammon, Who Leads Team To Summer Title

Becky Hammon already made history when she became the first female head coach in NBA summer league. Leading the San Antonio Spurs to the Las Vegas Summer League championship just made the experience that much sweeter. Hammon coached the Spurs to a 93-90 victory over the Phoenix Suns in the title game on Monday night. "It was a grind," Hammon said. "They've been together for 17 days. They really started to jell the last two or three games. They listened and they played really hard for me. I just really appreciate their attentiveness and alertness. They were tired, but they fought through." The Spurs participated in both the Orlando and Las Vegas summer leagues,...