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He admitted he wanted to get away from coaching at the time, but his experience at Disney World brought him back to it. The New Orleans Pelicans took their time hiring a head coach but finally got their guy in Stan Van Gundy. After missing the beginning of the season with an injury, Williamson was spectacular once he took the court, averaging 22.5 points, 6.3 rebounds and 2.1 assists in his 24 starts while playing just 27.8 minutes per game. The Sixers would probably prefer to ditch Al Horford, who played terribly in the playoffs and is making a ton of money, but they are going to have a hard time moving off that contract unless they want to attach an asset to it. Per The Athletic's Shams Charania, the deal with Van Gundy is a four-year contract. Are the Warriors or another team being overvalued? Stan Van Gundy’s development of Jameer Nelson is a good sign for the New Orleans Pelicans and Lonzo Ball When the New Orleans Pelicans announced the hiring of Stan Van Gundy, many fans burst with excitement thinking about how Van Gundy will unlock Zion Williamson. “This opportunity was one that I was really attracted to due in large part to David Griffin’s record of putting together highly competitive, talented teams in a great family atmosphere,” Van Gundy said in a statement. Even prior to his hiring though, Redick spoke glowingly of Van Gundy recently. One of the reasons Van Gundy is an attractive hire is his potential to bring in a top staff of assistants, as well as his potential to draw veteran free agents who want to play for the popular coach. “When I got into the interview process and had a chance to meet with Mrs. (Gayle) Benson, Dennis Lauscha, Griff, Trajan Langdon, Swin Cash and the Pelicans front office, it became clear how committed and invested they are to winning. While the Lakers are the current favorites, places two other Western Conference teams in roughly the same tier. There’s nothing else to do. 1 pick, LaMelo Ball goes No. After spending five years in New Orleans as the Pelicans’ head coach, Alvin Gentry was let go at the end of the team’s season last month. The New Orleans Pelicans will have suitors for Jrue Holiday, including the Brooklyn Nets. On Wednesday, ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski and Andrew Lopez reported that the franchise had agreed to a deal with Stan Van Gundy. New Orleans recently fired head coach Alvin Gentry and now has almost an entirely new roster. While Adrian Wojnarowski reported the likes of Ty Lue and Stan Van Gundy received during the week, another report indicated Jason Kidd was a potential other name included as a finalist. OCTOBER 21: Former NBA coach and current TNT analyst Stan Van Gundy has agreed to a deal that will make him the new head coach of the Pelicans, according to Adrian Wojnarowski and Andrew Lopez of ESPN. But they did kick it around (last season).”. New Orleans Pelicans news from FanSided Daily, New Orleans Pelicans NBA Draft: Desmond Bane brings needed hustle, New Orleans Pelicans: Most valuable Zion Williamson rookie cards, New Orleans Pelicans coach rumors: Rick Carlisle's defensive specialist, DK Metcalf Is Already One of NFL's Best WRs—and He's Getting Better, Pelicans: Hypothetical trade of Jrue Holiday to Milwaukee Bucks makes no sense. We'll never pass along your email address to spammers, scammers, or the like. October 20, 2020 TJ Porreca NBA, NBA Trade Rumors, New Orleans Pelicans 0. The Thunder would certainly be higher on the above list if the possibility of a rebuild wasn’t hanging over the franchise. Stan’s track record of success as a head coach speaks for itself. Prior to that, he served as the head coach in Miami and Orlando. He’s not a ball-stopper.”. Van Gundy’s first order of business will be to fill out his coaching staff in conjunction with the front office. According to Guillory and Wojnarowski, Van Gundy’s winning track record and his ability to teach a young roster helped sell the Pelicans on hiring him. New Orleans Pelicans Boston Celtics (from Memphis Grizzlies) The Timberwolves, who entered the lottery with a 14.0% shot at the No. The New Orleans Pelicans’ search for a head coach has gained steam in the last week and has seen multiple names rumored to be included. “His ability to teach while building genuine relationships was one of his many strengths that drew us to him. “People were trying to make the comparison to LeBron (James) or to Charles Barkley, and that’s probably as close as you’ll get. But if New Orleans decides to shop its veterans in search of pieces whose timelines match up better with the team’s young core, the Nets could be a logical trade partner. Ime Udoka could be the first hire for Stan Van Gundy on the New Orleans Pelicans (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images). Joerger had been considered a strong contender for the job. If the Sixers want to completely reshape their roster, then trading Embiid makes some sense, as he will get a haul in a trade and Simmons might be easier to build around given his position and defensive versatility. Now questions have turned to his staff, which assistant coaches he’ll bring with him and how they might be able to help the Pelicans’ young players. 3 to Charlotte Hornets in Sporting News Australia mock draft. “I think it’s an option for them. 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With David Griffin in place as the head of basketball operations in New Orleans, Van Gundy will be free to focus solely on coaching in his new position. Mitchell Leff / Getty Images Basketball. Van Gundy, who also had a winning record (112-73) in Miami, had a shakier experience in Detroit from 2014-18, compiling a 152-176 (.463) mark. Van Gundy would not have left his TV job for a rebuilding project and Pelicans executives will expect immediate results from their big-name hire, Guillory adds. 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