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According to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN, the Washington Wizards are finalizing a deal to hire James Posey as an assistant coach. Posey spent five years with the Cleveland Cavaliers under Ty Lue and David Blatt the past season as an assistant in the UVA women’s basketball program. Posey won two championships (Miami 2006, Boston 2008) in his 12-year NBA playing career.