The Mem­phis Griz­zlies recently announced that they weren’t renewing the con­tract of Lionel Hollins, the most suc­cessful coach in his­tory, due to “philo­soph­ical dif­fer­ences.” Do black coaches still have a harder time than their white counterparts?

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