Jim Boylan http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/24614/all en NBA-Skiles steps down as Bucks head coach http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/nba-skiles-steps-down-bucks-head-coach <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 8 (Reuters) - Scott Skiles has stepped down as coach of the Milwaukee Bucks after more than four seasons in charge, General Manager John Hammond announced on Tuesday.</p> <p>Skiles compiled a 162-182 regular season record since replacing Larry Krystkowiak and made the playoffs once, in 2009-10, when the Bucks lost to Atlanta in the first round.</p> <p>Assistant Jim Boylan will assume head coaching duties for the remainder of the season.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/nba-skiles-steps-down-bucks-head-coach" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Jim Boylan National Basketball Association Scott Skiles Thomson Reuters Wed, 09 Jan 2013 04:30:21 +0000 5731955 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA: Bucks dismiss head coach Boylan http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130501/nba-bucks-dismiss-head-coach-boylan <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>A run to the first round of the NBA playoffs wasn't enough to keep Milwaukee interim head coach Jim Boylan at the helm of the Bucks.</p> <p>The team said Wednesday that Boylan, who was promoted to interim head coach on January 8 after Scott Skiles and the Bucks parted ways, wouldn't return.</p> <p>"At this time we feel it's in the best interest of the organisation to seek a new coach to lead our team," Bucks general manager John Hammond said.</p> <p>"We appreciate Jim's efforts not only in his time as head coach, but in his entire tenure as a coach in Milwaukee."</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130501/nba-bucks-dismiss-head-coach-boylan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Jim Boylan Jim Boylan National Basketball Association Scott Skiles AFP Wed, 01 May 2013 20:15:55 +0000 5829467 at http://www.globalpost.com