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Stephen Douglas Kerr (born September 27, ) is an American professional basketball coach and former player. He is the current head coach of the Golden State Warriors. Kerr is an eight-time NBA champion, having won five titles as a player (three On May 14, , the Golden State Warriors named Kerr the team's head. Kuwait officially the State of Kuwait is a country in Western Asia. Situated in the northern edge Kuwait is home to the largest opera house in the Middle East. . sending out between and ships to meet the European elite's desire for pearls. . In and , Kuwait was ranked first among Arab countries in the . View the latest results and list of On-track and Off-track Award winners at Shell Eco-marathon Europe.
Inthe Bani Utub settled in Kuwait, which at this time was inhabited by a few fishermen and primarily functioned as a fishing village. At the Uqair conference inthe boundaries of Kuwait and Najd were set; as a result of British interference, Kuwait had no representative at the Uqair conference.
More than half of Kuwait was lost due to Uqair. After the Uqair conference, Kuwait was still subjected to a Saudi economic blockade and intermittent Saudi raiding.
The Great Depression harmed Kuwait's economy, starting in the late s. The decline in international trade resulted in an increase in gold smuggling by Kuwaiti ships to India.
Bythe country became the largest oil exporter in the Persian Gulf region. This massive growth attracted many foreign workers, especially from Palestine, India, and Egypt — with the latter being particularly political within the context of the Arab Cold War. Kuwait's national dayhowever, is celebrated on 25 February, the anniversary of the coronation of Sheikh Abdullah it was originally celebrated on 19 June, the date of independence, but concerns over the summer heat caused the government to move it.Red Bull Car Park Drift 2015 - Qatar
Kuwait was the first of the Arab states of the Persian Gulf to establish a constitution and parliament. In the s and s, Kuwait was the most developed country in the region. After returning to the team, Kerr became a fan favorite due to his leadership, his ability to triumph in adversity, and long-range shooting.
Kerr also set an NCAA record for 3-point percentage in a season —, He was traded to the Cleveland Cavaliers in He spent over three seasons — there and then part of the —93 season with the Orlando Magic. Chicago Bulls[ edit ] Inhe signed with the Chicago Bulls.
The Bulls made the playoffs in the —94 and —95 seasons, but without Michael Jordan 's presence for all of and much ofthe team could not advance to the Finals.
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In the final seconds of Game 6 with the score tied at 86, he took a pass from Jordan and hit the title-winner. The Bulls won, earning the franchise's fifth title. In the last minute of Game 2 of the NBA Finals against Utah, Kerr missed a 3-pointer, grabbed his own rebound and made a pass to Jordan who made a crucial three-point play, putting them in the lead for good.
The play helped Chicago win the game and tie the series at 1. The Bulls won the series in 6 games. Kerr became one of two players to win four straight NBA titles without being a part of the s Boston Celtics dynasty—the other being Frank Saulwho won four straight with Rochester and Minneapolis from — He would remain in Portland for the —02 season, playing in 65 games.
He supported the Spurs from the bench in nearly every game 75 the following year, in what would be his final season in the league. Kerr announced his retirement after the NBA Finals. He played regular-season games but started only 30 of them, 20 of those games coming in the —92 season.
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His career totals are: He also retired as the league's all-time leader in three-point shooting percentage for a season. During his tenure, he performed a segment sponsored by Coors Light called Steve's Refreshing Thoughts in which he brought up interesting facts in NBA history.
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This segment continued through sponsorship, and became known as Steve Wonders, sponsored by Sprint. In the same time period, Kerr also contributed to Yahoo! He remains a commentator in NBA 2K15 despite becoming the Golden State Warriors coach for the —15 season several months prior to the game's release.
Kerr was a regular contributor to the website Grantland from until it closed in He became part of Suns management, acting as a consultant. The Suns were eliminated by the San Antonio Spurs in five games in the first round of the playoffs.
On May 5,the Suns wore Los Suns jerseys in Game 2 against the Spurs to be united against the controversial Arizona immigration law. Kerr himself compared the law to Nazi Germany. During the —15 seasonthe team's offense employed elements of the triangle offense from his playing days in Chicago under Phil Jacksonthe spacing and pace of Gregg Popovich in San Antonio, and the uptempo principles Mike D'Antoni and later Alvin Gentry used in Phoenix when Kerr was the GM.
The Warriors ultimately finished with one of the best regular seasons in NBA history, and the greatest in the team's year history.