The doctors are waiting to see if that's the right way to go or notJermaine O'Neal likely done for season Mar 16, 2005
We have to go on the idea that he's not going to be hereJermaine O'Neal likely done for season Mar 16, 2005
I think Detroit is very understaffed security wise, having been there for two yearsPacers' coach blames Pistons for brawl Jan 09, 2005
I felt like I was fighting for my life out thereNBA suspends four after Detroit brawl Nov 20, 2004
We got in a hole early because we allowed them to get out into transitionNew Jersey 76, Detroit 74 May 18, 2003
Selected by Boston Celtics
Richard Preston Carlisle (pronounced KAHR-lye-uhl) (born October 27, 1959 in Ogdensburg, New York) is the head coach of the NBA's Dallas Mavericks. He has also coached the Indiana Pacers and Detroit Pistons, and was previously a player in the NBA.
Carlisle was raised in Lisbon, New York. He graduated from Worcester Academy and played two years of college basketball at the University of Maine before transferring to the University of Virginia, where he co-captained the Cavaliers to the Final Four in 1984. After graduating that same year, he was drafted by the Boston Celtics (23rd pick in the third round), where he played alongside Larry Bird on the Celtics' 1986 NBA Championship team. With the Celtics, he averaged 2.2 points, 1.0 assists and 0.8 rebounds per game in a limited reserve role.