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- Jazz’s Mitchell on 31-point, 0-assist game: ‘That’s not who I am’ - November 17, 2018
- Butler on 76ers: ‘So much more fun to play with these guys’ - November 17, 2018
- Green dared Durant to leave Warriors in free agency - November 16, 2018
The Cleveland Cavaliers parted ways with assistant coach Jim Boylan and player development coach Phil Handy on June 18. A week before, they lost assistant Vitaly Potapenko to the Memphis Grizzlies.
The Cavs decided to promote Dan Geriot to a full-time assistant coach, Damon Jones assuming a more robust assistant coaching role, per the report.
Cleveland is in search of at least one assistant to join head coach Tyronn Lue’s staff, according to a report by Dave McMenamin of ESPN.
The Cavs interviewed GSW assistant coach Willie Green for the vacancy on their staff, but Green re-upped with the Warriors, a league source told ESPN. Cleveland also interviewed 76ers assistant coach John Bryant for the opening.
— Dave McMenamin (@mcten) July 9, 2018
Green played in the NBA from 2003-15 with the Philadelphia 76ers, Atlanta Hawks, New Orleans Pelicans, Los Angeles Clippers and Orlando Magic. He has been an assistant with Steve Kerr and the Warriors since retirement.
Bryant has been the Sixers’ player development coach since 2016. He has an been an assistant coach in the G League, as well as with the Nigerian national team.