A source close to George Karl tells FOX Sports that the former Denver Nuggets head coach has yet to talk to anyone associated with the Los Angeles Clippers, Memphis Grizzlies or New Jersey Nets but speculated that the Clippers might be the most likely fit.
The source, who stressed it's too early in the process to make any hard proclamations about Karl's next job, also described the odds he'd end up in Memphis as "a long shot."
Karl and the Nuggets parted ways Thursday after disagreements between the reigning Coach of the Year and the team came to a head. Yahoo! Sports reported the issue centered on Karl receiving an extension with the team past the 2013-14 season.
Still, three other intriguing jobs are open - or will be once Lionel Hollins' contract with Memphis expires at the end of the month -- and Karl would be an interesting fit for each of them. The Clippers, Grizzlies and Nets are alluring in different ways, and Karl earned his coaching honor this year despite having a team...