• Clippers hire Rex Kalamian as an assistant coach

    10 days ago - By Los Angeles Times

    The Clippers have hired Rex Kalamian as an assistant on coach Doc Rivers' staff, according to NBA officials who were not authorized to speak publicly on the matter. Kalamian, who was an assistant coach with the Toronto Raptors last season, will be in charge of the Clippers' defense. Kalamian, who...
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  • Former NBA coach Sam Mitchell hired as assistant under Penny Hardaway

    10 days ago - By TheScore

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. Penny Hardaway has finalized his coaching staff at Memphis by hiring veteran NBA coach Sam Mitchell. Hardaway said in a statement Thursday that Mitchell is a veteran who has coached at the game's highest levels. Mitchell, 54, joins Mike Miller and Tony Madlock as assistants. Mitchell played 13 seasons in the NBA with Minnesota and Indiana, including 59 playoff games. He started coaching as an assistant with Milwaukee in 2002 and also worked as an assistant coach with New Jersey and Minnesota. He was hired as Toronto's head coach in 2004 and was named NBA coach of the year...
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