Originally posted on Red's Army  |  Last updated 8/5/13
Jay Larranaga, who was at one point thought to be auditioning to replace Doc Rivers before the surprising Brad Stevens hire, is now reportedly a finalist for the Philadelphia 76′ers head coaching job. Several head-coaching candidates will meet with Philadelphia 76ers ownership in New York this week in a second round of interviews, league sources told Yahoo! Sports. Four assistant coaches – Atlanta’s Kenny Atkinson, San Antonio’s Brett Brown, Chicago’s Adrian Griffin and Boston’s Jay Larranaga – are scheduled to meet with, Sixers managing partners Josh Harris and David Blitzer, among other team officials, sources told Yahoo! Sports. I thought Larranaga did a great job with the Summer C’s.  One thing that stood out with the Summer League team was a level of preparedness that didn’t seem present many of the other teams.  Larranaga was able to call out plays from the sideline and have them properly executed, no easy task for a rag-tag group that includes rookies and fringe-NBA mercenaries looking
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