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Is Prokhorov Planning Big Changes...Really Big?

Mikhail Prokhorov is thinking big, really big. The Record, Post, Yahoo! and Sports Illustrated report the Russian billionaire may try to hire the head of USA Basketball, Jerry Colangelo, to replace Rod Thorn, then use Colangelo to land Duke's Mike Krzyzewski as coach/GM. "I don’t think anyone really realizes what it’s going to mean to have him in this league," one high-ranking NBA official tells Yahoo!