Lakers get OK to talk to Warriors assistant Adams

The Lakers received permission to talk with Warriors assistant Ron Adams.

The Los Angeles Lakers have received permission from the Golden State Warriors to talk to assistant coach Ron Adams regarding a role on coach Frank Vogel’s staff, according to an ESPN report.

Adams, regarded as one of the top assistant coaches in the NBA, just completed his fifth season on Steve Kerr’s Golden State staff, his 25th season in the NBA.

Los Angeles has hired former NBA head coaches Jason Kidd and Lionel Hollins to join Vogel’s staff.