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Memphis basketball coach Penny Hardaway rips media, calls himself an 'easy target'

Posted on AllSides June 21st, 2024
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An emotional Penny Hardaway went on the offensive this week, firing off on multiple local media outlets he perceives as "haters." During a radio appearance Thursday on The Voice of MSCS' "TaylorMade Sports," the seventh-year Memphis basketball coach and four-time NBA All-Star calls himself an "easy target" for criticism, especially after the Tigers missed the NCAA Tournament following a 15-2 start to the 2023-24 season. But Hardaway said some of what has been written in recent months has crossed a line. "It's not even about reporting about what we do...

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