There seemed a refreshing candor when the NBA coach admitted last week that he had deceived an army of sportswriters.
“I lied,” Golden State Warriors Coach Steve Kerr later said about comments involving his starting lineup for Game 4 of the NBA Finals.
Should one care?
Kerr is a bright, well-liked former NBA player and a University of Arizona graduate. His father, Malcolm Kerr, was an academic murdered by Islamic terrorists in 1984 while he was president of the American University of Beirut in Beirut.
The son had been asked about his starting lineup against LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers and, he said later, felt he had three alternatives. Read more