New Candidate Emerges For Knicks Head Coaching Job

Views 129
0

New York Knicks president Phil Jackson met with Mike Dunleavy about the team's vacant coaching job, according to ESPN.com.

Dunleavy, 60, coached four teams in 17 seasons. His last job was coaching the Los Angeles Clippers from 2003-10. He is also reportedly a candidate for the Los Angeles Lakers' job.

Dunleavy, however, is not believed to be Jackson's top choice to replace the fired Mike Woodson.

Jackson had to scramble for candidates after his pursuit of Steve Kerr failed. Kerr ended up taking the Golden State Warriors' coaching job.

Other reported Knicks candidates include Scottie Pippen, Derek Fisher, Tyronn Lue and Luke Walton, who all played for Jackson and are familiar with his triangle offense.

You may also like

HEADLINES & RUMORS

Wire news

Lakers: No deal in place for Scott 27 Jul 2014 at 4:00pm
Casspi to sign with Kings 26 Jul 2014 at 6:00pm
G-F Henry re-signs with Lakers 25 Jul 2014 at 8:00pm
Magic sign G Ridnour 25 Jul 2014 at 6:00pm
Wall added to Team USA roster 25 Jul 2014 at 4:20pm
Hornets sign first-round pick Vonleh 25 Jul 2014 at 4:00pm
Suns waive G Christmas 24 Jul 2014 at 4:56pm
Magic sign G Marble 24 Jul 2014 at 12:41pm
Allen could join LeBron in Cleveland 24 Jul 2014 at 12:00pm
Timberwolves re-sign F Hummel 23 Jul 2014 at 6:00pm
Hornets sign G Roberts 23 Jul 2014 at 2:00pm
G-F Rush returns to Warriors 22 Jul 2014 at 2:58pm