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ADRIAN GRIFFIN RUMORS

Thunder add and promote coaches on staff

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- The Thunder have added Adrian Griffin an assistant coach and also promoted Vin Bhavnani and Royal Ivey as assistant coaches. The team made the announcement on Friday. Griffin joins Donovan's staff after spending last season as an assistant coach with the Orlando Magic. In 2014, he worked with the USA team that captured gold at the FIBA World Cup. Bhavnani spent...
Via Associated Press
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Thunder add Griffin to staff, promote Bhavnani, Ivey

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) The Thunder have added Adrian Griffin an assistant coach and also promoted Vin Bhavnani and Royal Ivey as assistant coaches. The team made the announcement on Friday. Griffin joins Donovan's staff after spending last season as an assistant coach with the Orlando Magic. In 2014, he worked with the USA team that captured gold at the FIBA World Cup. Bhavnani...
Via Associated Press
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: ‘Growing belief’ Magic could promote Adrian Griffin to head coach

Could Orlando be looking to recapture their coaching magic from within? According to a report by Marc Stein of ESPN on Wednesday, there is a “growing belief” around the NBA that the Magic could promote assistant Adrian Griffin to the head coaching position. As for Orlando, there is a growing belief in NBA coaching circles that current Magic assistant Adrian Griffin has a real...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 18, 2016  |  Discuss

11 potential 2016 NBA head coaching candidates

Simply looking at how teams are performing around the NBA this season, it seems that there are going to be more head coaching vacancies following the regular season than we have seen throughout the past several years.It might be pure conjecture here, but it wouldn't be a surprise to see the likes of the Brooklyn Nets, Cleveland Cavaliers, Houston Rockets, Los Angeles Clippers, Memphis...
Via Yardbarker
January 29, 2016  |  Discuss

Adrian Griffin Becomes Orlando’s New Lead Assistant

Scott Skiles has his first Orlando Magic staffing hire. It’s not James Borrego or Igor Kokoskov, but former NBA player Adrian Griffin. The 6’5″ 40-year-old played 9 seasons for the Celtics, Mavericks, Rockets, Bulls, and Seattle. Not bad for a wing player that went undrafted. Josh Robbins of the Orlando Sentinel reports that Griffin will indeed by Skiles’ lead coaching assistant...
Via Magic Basketball Online
June 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Jazz Eliminate Boylen From Coaching Search; Considering Snyder, Gentry, Griffin, Mystery Candidate

The Utah Jazz are no longer considering Jim Boylen for their head coaching job, according to sources. Boylen was previously viewed as a top candidate and is friends with Dennis Lindsey. Quin Snyder, Alvin Gentry, Adrian Griffin and a mystery candidate remain the leading candidates for the Jazz, who have kept the fourth coach tight-lipped.
Via RealGM
June 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Cavs Report: Griffin, Lue impress in coaching interviews

Some news on the Cavaliers, as the month of the NBA draft has arrived: -- Bulls assistant Adrian Griffin interviewed for the Cavs' head-coaching position early last week, and the Cavs came away impressed. Griffin came off as very thorough, very structured. The Cavs and Griffin have spoken since the interview, sources said, and that's always a positive if you're Griffin and you want...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
June 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Jazz To Bring In Adrian Griffin, Quin Snyder For Second Interviews

Adrian Griffin will interview a second time for the Utah Jazz's head coach opening in the next week, according to sources. The Jazz could be near the end of their coaching search, with multiple candidates separating themselves from the pack. Griffin originally interviewed with the Jazz two weeks ago. Griffin, who has served as an assistant coach on Tom Thibodeau's staff, is reportedly...
Via RealGM
May 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Jazz Given Permission To Interview Adrian Griffin

The Utah Jazz have been given permission to interview Adrian Griffin, according to sources. Griffin has served as an assistant coach for the Chicago Bulls since 2010 and served on the Milwaukee Bucks' staff from 2008-10. Griffin played nine seasons in the NBA.
Via RealGM
May 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Former Celtic Adrian Griffin ‘Top Candidate’ To Be Cavaliers Coach

One Griffin leading the franchise might not be enough for the Cleveland Cavaliers. With the team simultaneously promoting David Griffin from interim to full-time general manager and firing head coach Mike Brown, the Cavs could be eyeing former Boston Celtics player Adrian Griffin for Brown’s old job. Adrian Griffin is the “top candidate” to become the next head coach in...
Via NESN.com
May 12, 2014  |  Discuss
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