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Mike Brown Twice Turned Down Suns Job
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The Suns attempted to bring Mike Brown aboard as coach at midseason, when they let go of Alvin Gentry, and again this month, but Brown rebuffed the team both times, according to Marc Stein of ESPN.com. Brown passed this time around to focus on the Cavs, where he's the leading candidate, and other openings (Twitter links). Stein takes it as further indication interim coach Lindsey Hunter is on his way out, following the departure of GM Lance Blanks within the hour.

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