Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 8/7/12
Terry Stotts who last HEAD coached for the Atlanta Hawks and Milwaukee Bucks, has been hired as the new head coach of the Portland Trail Blazers, general manager Neil Olshey announced.

His record in the NBA is 115-168.

Quote: “Terry is one of the elite offensive minds in the NBA, has extensive experience with multiple organizations and was instrumental in the Dallas Mavericks winning the 2011 NBA Championship,” Olshey said in a released statement. “He understands the vision for the future of the franchise, appreciates the process involved and will create an environment on the court that will produce championship habits.” Most recently he was an assistant coach for the Dallas Mavericks. Winning a title with them in 2010/11.
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