Jo Jo White
Basketball player
Jo Jo White
Joseph Henry "Jo Jo" White is an American former professional basketball player.
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Mutombo among finalists for Hall of Fame
Yahoo News - about 2 years
By Larry Fine NEW YORK (Reuters) - Defensive wizard Dikembe Mutombo was named one of 12 finalists for the Basketball Hall of Fame on Saturday, while Australian player and coach Lindsay Gaze was one of five elected to the Hall by select committees. Mutombo, the shot-blocking Congolese center who was honored four times as NBA Defensive Player of the Year, was among six players, five coaches and a referee to make the short list for possible election in 2015. He was joined by seven-time NBA All-Star Jo Jo White, Tim Hardaway, Spencer Haywood and Kevin Johnson, and three-time WNBA MVP and four-time Olympic gold medalist Lisa Leslie among players up for consideration.
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Barbara Brown, University Librarian and Professor Emerita at Washington and ... - Rockbridge Weekly
Google News - over 5 years
As the University librarian at Washington and Lee, Brown oversaw the introduction of automation, most notably through the online catalog known as Annie (named after Annie Jo White, W&L librarian, 1895–1922), and through other electronic resources
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Will the Democrats Trump Trumka - American Thinker
Google News - over 5 years
When the Chairman of the House Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations Peter Hoekstra started looking into this Teamsters Union scandal, he was asked by the Clinton-appointed US Attorney for the Southern District of New York, Mary Jo White,
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NBA PM: What's in Store for Boston? - HoopsWorld
Google News - over 5 years
Thanks to some holdovers (John Havlicek and Don Nelson) and new some new faces (Dave Cowens, Jo Jo White, Paul Silas and Don Chaney), the Celtics churned out two more titles in the 70s before falling toward the bottom of the league again in 1977
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Analysis: Why Goldman's Blankfein tapped big-time lawyer - Reuters
Google News - over 5 years
A more conventional choice for Blankfein might have been Debevoise & Plimpton's Mary Jo White or Gary Naftalis, of Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel, lawyers known for working with executives whose companies face DOJ investigations
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NBA PM: What's in Store for Boston? - HoopsWorld
Google News - over 5 years
Thanks to some holdovers (John Havlicek and Don Nelson) and new some new faces (Dave Cowens, Jo Jo White, Paul Silas and Don Chaney), the Celtics churned out two more titles in the 70s before falling toward the bottom of the league again in 1977
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Olympic gold medalist Barrett passes away - The Fayette Tribune
Google News - over 5 years
That US team was led by Spencer Haywood and Jo Jo White and went on to win the gold. The US beat Yugoslavia 65-15 in the Gold Medal game. Barrett had 10 points in a win over Brazil in the semifinals, and he had 12 in a preliminary round victory over
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For Murdoch, a Board Meeting With Friendly Faces - New York Times
Google News - over 5 years
Mr. Dinh has brought on some of the biggest names in white-collar criminal defense to advise him and the other independent directors on the matter, hiring Mary Jo White, the former United States attorney for the Southern District of New York,
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Waverly high school principal placed on administrative leave, draws crowd of ... - Lansing State Journal
Google News - over 5 years
MARY JO WHITE/LCN MARY JO WHITE/LCN DELTA TWP. - News of a popular Waverly administrator being placed on administrative leave drew a crowd of supporters to the school board meeting Monday, Aug. 8. The meeting had to be moved to the middle school Little
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TIGERS GET SHUT OUT, WEEK OF AUGUST 4-10, 2011 - Wilmington Journal
Google News - over 5 years
Saturday, July 30th 2011, Coach Jo Jo White's Tigers traveled to Williamsburg Virginia to match football skills against Coach Larry Stith Virginia Crusaders. Coach Stith Crusaders dominated in this match. On the Crusaders offense,
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In Appearance, the Murdochs Caught a Break, Analysts Say
NYTimes - over 5 years
After days of intense anxiety over their appearance before a parliamentary committee on Tuesday, there seemed to be consensus inside the company and out that the Murdochs and the News Corporation had finally caught a break. Instead of finding a signal that this was the beginning of the end of Rupert Murdoch's run at the helm of his company,
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15 Current Players Already Bound to the Hall - HoopsWorld
Google News - over 5 years
The only two players to win it but not make the Hall would be Jo Jo White and Cedric Maxwell. Since 1998, nine players have won the award including regular season MVPs Duncan, O'Neal, Bryant and Nowitzki. Suffice it to say, those four are locks
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LEEInks List: Most memorable Boston managers, coaches since 1967 - WEEI.com
Google News - over 5 years
With the addition of Dave Cowens and Jo Jo White to a squad that already had John Havlicek, Boston's all-time leading scorer, the team returned to glory. As a broadcaster, Heinsohn has become the voice of the Celtics. It's impossible to think of a
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Kettering make it eight in a row - Northamptonshire Evening Telegraph
Google News - over 5 years
Helen Marriott and Judith Canvin gave Rockingham a sound start with a 6-4, 6-3 win against Vanessa Chisnall and Rachel Wildman but Julie Marriott and Jan Butlin had to fight back from a 6-4 reverse at the hands of Caroline Arkell and Jo White to level
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See which other controversial characters featured at major Islamic convention - WND.com
Google News - over 5 years
In 1995, Wahhaj was named by US Attorney Mary Jo White as a possible co-conspirator to the 1993 bombing of the World Trade Center. He objected to that designation, noting in his defense that he had eaten "dinner with Secretary of State [Madeleine]
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Jo Jo White
    TEENAGE
  • 1982
    He returned to the Jayhawks as an assistant coach from 1982-83.
    More Details Hide Details White continues to be involved in basketball and is currently director of special projects and community relations with the Celtics, while continuing to attend most home games. Additionally, he appeared in two movies with diminutive roles: 1980's Inside Moves and 2007's The Game Plan, in which his son, actor Brian J. White, also starred.
    On Friday, April 9, 1982 his number 10 was hung from the rafters at the Boston Garden.
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  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1979
    He was traded by the Celtics to the Golden State Warriors in 1979, and retired in 1981, with the Kansas City Kings.
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  • 1974
    In 1974 and 1976, White helped lead the Celtics to the NBA championship and was named the most valuable player of the 1976 NBA Finals.
    More Details Hide Details Perhaps the most exciting game White ever played was the triple overtime win against the Phoenix Suns in game 5 of those finals. White was the game's high scorer with 33 points, had a game high 9 assists, leading the Celtics to a 128-126 win. Logging an incredible 60 minutes of play time, only the Suns' Garfield Heard (61) played more minutes. Many claim it to be the greatest game ever played.
  • 1971
    He was an All-Star for seven straight years from 1971 through 1977, finishing in the top ten in the league in assists from 1973-77.
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    With White leading the attack from the point guard position, the team returned to its winning ways in 1971.
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  • 1969
    After the Olympics, White was drafted in 1969 in the first round (9th pick overall) by the NBA's Boston Celtics, who at that time had just won their 11th championship in 13 years.
    More Details Hide Details However, before White even reported to training camp, the Celtics' center and player-coach Bill Russell announced his retirement. White would endure a rebuilding season while the Celtics got back on track, drafting Dave Cowens and trading for Paul Silas. Along with these two and veteran John Havlicek, White would be the cornerstone of two Celtic championship teams in the 1970s (1973–74 and 1975–76). White went on to become one of professional basketball's first "iron men", playing in all 82 games for five consecutive seasons during the 1970s. White's skills included great defense, speed, an underrated jump shot, and team leadership. The 1970 Celtics finished with the franchise's first losing record since 1951.
  • OTHER
  • 1968
    After college, White played on the 1968 USA Olympic basketball team in Mexico, which went undefeated (9-0), beating Yugoslavia 65-50 in the title game.
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  • 1946
    Born on November 16, 1946.
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