Golden State Warriors first-year coach Keith Smart had a long talk with Al Thornton
after the team’s final shootaround of the season Wednesday morning. The
topic: what the forward needs to work on this summer to become a better
player. The Warriors hope to re-sign Thornton in free agency.
What they haven’t answered yet is whether Smart will be back to coach him.
The Warriors rewarded general manager Larry Riley with a contract
extension Thursday and also hired a new assistant GM in former player
agent Bob Myers. But team officials didn’t provide any update on the
status of Smart, who has a team option for next season on his contract. Continue reading “Full spin ahead for NBA coaching carouselGolden State Warriors first-year coach” »
The Philadelphia Daily News is reporting that Doug Collins is denying
reports that he has talked to the 76ers about the head coaching
position that recently became available. Continue reading “Doug Collins Denies talking to the 76ers” »
According to a number of different sources Former Wizards Coach Eddie Jordan will be meeting with the Kings in the very short future in Las Vegas. It is also noted that the Kings have the best chance to win the NBA Lottery. Continue reading “The latest News on Eddie Jordan” »
CLEVELAND (AP) — Paul Silas was fired as coach of the Cleveland Cavaliers on Monday, his team fighting for a playoff spot after leading its division earlier this year.
Former Toronto Raptors coach Brendan Malone was appointed interim coach. Continue reading “Cavs fire Coach Silas” »
Don Nelson resigned as Dallas Mavericks coach Saturday, possibly ending the career of the second-winningest coach in NBA history. Continue reading “Mavericks coach Don Nelson resigns” »
Head coach Johnny Davis is fired after leading the team to a 31-33 record this season. Continue reading “Magic's Coach Davis fired” »