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Washington Post Apr 15, 2019
Kings hire Luke Walton as coach

Kings hire Luke Walton as coach

The Sacramento Kings have hired Luke Walton as their coach just days after he parted ways with the Los Angeles Lakers following three losing seasons
ClutchPoints Apr 15, 2019
Kings GM Vlade Divac welcomes new head coach Luke Walton after agreeing to 4-year deal

Kings GM Vlade Divac welcomes new head coach Luke Walton after agreeing to 4-year deal

The Sacramento Kings and newly extended general manager Vlade Divac were quick to pounce on the chance to sign Luke Walton as head coach after he was fired from the Los Angeles Lakers after three seasons. Divac was given a four-year extension that will keep him in Sacramento until the 2022-23 season, and he gave […] The post Kings GM Vlade Divac welcomes new head coach Luke Walton after agreeing to 4-year deal appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Golden State Of Mind Apr 14, 2019
Luke Walton agrees to a deal with the Kings

Luke Walton agrees to a deal with the Kings

Walton is headed back to Northern California, but not to the Warriors. Former Golden State Warriors assistant coach and Los Angeles Lakers head coach Luke Walton has agreed to become the new coach of the Sacramento Kings. The Kings and Luke Walton have agreed to terms for him to be the next coach, a source tells @TheAthleticNBA. The length of his deal will be in line with that of Kings GM Vlade Divac, running through the 2022-23 season.— Sam Amick (@sam_amick) April 13, 2019 Walton’s four-year deal comes on the heels of a tumultuous end to the season for his former franchise and...
ClutchPoints Apr 15, 2019
Did the Lakers mess up again by letting Luke Walton go to the Kings?

Did the Lakers mess up again by letting Luke Walton go to the Kings?

The Los Angeles Lakers finally did what they were largely expected to do after falling out of playoff contention, pulling the plug on third-year head coach Luke Walton. However, it took less than 24 hours for him to find another job, quickly agreeing to become the next coach of the Sacramento Kings the next day. If […] The post Did the Lakers mess up again by letting Luke Walton go to the Kings? appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Apr 15, 2019
Kings GM Vlade Divac says he, Luke Walton share the ‘same soul’ when it comes to basketball

Kings GM Vlade Divac says he, Luke Walton share the ‘same soul’ when it comes to basketball

Sacramento Kings general manager Vlade Divac is excited about having new head coach Luke Walton on board, even saying that he and Walton “have the same soul about basketball.” Divac welcomed Walton to the Kings organization. He was full of praise for the former Los Angeles Lakers tactician and said he believes they can take […] The post Kings GM Vlade Divac says he, Luke Walton share the ‘same soul’ when it comes to basketball appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Apr 15, 2019
Luke Walton says Marvin Bagley III will be a ‘big part’ of his plans for Kings

Luke Walton says Marvin Bagley III will be a ‘big part’ of his plans for Kings

The Sacramento Kings wasted no time in making Luke Walton their new head coach. Now, it appears his first order of business will be figuring out a way to build around big man Marvin Bagley III. Walton is taking over one of the most talented young rosters in the league. And per Blake Ellington of […] The post Luke Walton says Marvin Bagley III will be a ‘big part’ of his plans for Kings appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Apr 15, 2019
Luke Walton claims Sacramento Kings job is the most desirable opportunity in the NBA

Luke Walton claims Sacramento Kings job is the most desirable opportunity in the NBA

On Monday, the Sacramento Kings made it official by announcing they had agreed to hire former Los Angeles Lakers head coach Luke Walton. With Walton more than pleased to be out of Los Angeles and in Sacramento, the former Lakers leader believes that joining the Kings was one of the most desirable outcomes for his […] The post Luke Walton claims Sacramento Kings job is the most desirable opportunity in the NBA appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Apr 16, 2019
GM Rob Pelinka meeting with Sixers’ Monty Williams Tuesday

GM Rob Pelinka meeting with Sixers’ Monty Williams Tuesday

Los Angeles Lakers general manager Rob Pelinka is slated to meet with Philadelphia 76ers assistant Monty Williams on Tuesday, according to Brad Turner of The Los Angeles Times. The Lakers recently fired coach Luke Walton last week and have started the search for his replacement. Los Angeles’ front office also has some patching up to […] The post GM Rob Pelinka meeting with Sixers’ Monty Williams Tuesday appeared first on ClutchPoints.

Heat assistant Juwan Howard linked to Lakers, Cavs coaching vacancies

The Miami Heat have granted permission to assistant coach Juwan Howard to interview for the Los Angeles Lakers' coaching vacancy, a source familiar with the process confirmed Sunday to the Sun Sentinel. The Lakers are seeking a replacement for Luke Walton, who was dismissed last week and since...
Lake Show Life Apr 16, 2019

Lakers Rumors: Chicago Bulls showed trade interest in Lonzo Ball

Recent Los Angeles Lakers rumors involve point guard Lonzo Ball, who reportedly drew interest from the Chicago Bulls prior to the NBA Trade Deadline. There have been plenty of Los Angeles Lakers rumors recently involving the current state of the team. With Magic Johnson stepping down and Luke Walton and the organization mutually agreeing to […] Lakers Rumors: Chicago Bulls showed trade interest in Lonzo Ball - Lake Show Life - Lake Show Life - A Los Angeles Lakers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
ClutchPoints Apr 14, 2019
Report: Lakers set to interview Juwan Howard for head coaching position

Report: Lakers set to interview Juwan Howard for head coaching position

As the Los Angeles Lakers prepare to move on from the Luke Walton era, they seem to have started their head coaching search already, with the team preparing to meet with a group of possible candidates in the coming weeks. The Lakers have received permission to speak to Juwan Howard, plan interview him next week […] The post Report: Lakers set to interview Juwan Howard for head coaching position appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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