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Cracking the Door

Cracking the Door

While Stanley Johnson says that Cal has some work to do to get back into the mix for his pledge, the door has been opened thanks to efforts by Gregg Gottlieb and the signing of Jabari Bird.

Mike Montgomery and the California basketball team have some work to do with five-star small forward Stanley Johnson, but the Bears may have at least one ace in the hole: 2013 signee Jabari Bird. Bird and Johnson -- who recently narrowed his list to seven schools -- already have a good relationship and previous chemistry, and after a Monday conversation with assistant coach Gregg Gottlieb... Recommended Stories

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