The NBA Finals is one of the most watched sporting events in the United States. This year, six athletes from the University of Arizona are playing or coaching with the hopes of winning the Larry O’Brien Championship Trophy.
Steve Kerr, the head coach of the Golden State Warriors, is one of the most successful NBA players to ever attend college in Arizona. He has won five NBA championships as a player (tied with “Magic” Johnson, Kobe Bryant, Tim Duncan and Dennis Rodman) and one as a head coach.
Source: JLL Research, ESPN
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