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Editorial: NBA hiring milestone shows more needs to be done

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During the press conference announcing her hiring by the San Antonio Spurs as the National Basketball Association's first female assistant coach, Becky Hammon was asked her feelings about making history. "Obviously that's great and it's a tremendous honor," she said. "But I think the bigger point is I'm getting hired because I'm capable." Not to make some kind of statement. Not to fill some sort of quota. Because she's capable. It's a dream we have ...

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