Suns promote Toppert to join Kokoskov’s staff

Cody Toppert has been promoted to join new head coach Igor Kokoskov's staff with the Suns.

Cody Toppert has received a call to the bigs.

The coach of the G League Northern Arizona Suns was promoted by the Phoenix Suns to join new head coach Igor Kokoskov’s staff as director of player development.

Toppert, a Cornell graduate, spent three years coaching in the G League, having served as an assistant with the Rio Grande Valley Vipers from 2015-17.

He played one season in the G League, being part of the Albuquerque Thunderbirds’ championship squad in 2005-06.