And then the other part is the draft, and it very seldom works out in the way that you prognosticate it. You look back on pretty much any draft, and it doesn’t go that way so it’s our job to find the players in the draft and we will. Now that we know where we’re picking and how many picks we’ll have, we’ll be able to kind of get to the next layer of that.
Jason Kidd wants to be a head coach again — that much has been clear since he was fired from the Milwaukee Bucks in 2018. And while there have been no shortage of opportunities for Kidd in the time that has passed — a few of which he interviewed for — he’s yet to receive an offer from a team. Kidd could end the year without an offer once again, but there seems to be more serious interest in the Los Angeles Lakers assistant this year.
Seven of the NBA's 30 head coaching jobs remain open as the league approaches the Finals, with many of the same names being bandied about by the franchises in need.