The New York Knicks hired Brian Keefe on Tuesday as an assistant coach.
A source says Keefe is very close with Kevin Durant, who will become a free agent in 2016.
Keefe spent seven seasons with the Oklahoma City Thunder, the first two as a developmental coach before being promoted to assistant coach.
“He’s Durant’s guy,’’ the league source said.
During last season, Durant...
If the New York Knicks are looking to make a run at Kevin Durant if and when he becomes a free agent in 2016, they may have taken a step in the right direction with one of their recent hires. According to Marc Berman of the New York Post, Durant is “very close” with new […]
With the Knicks officially announcing Derek Fisher’s coaching staff on Wednesday, it’s worth noting the relationship between new assistant Brian Keefe and Thunder superstar Kevin Durant.
Durant, a free agent in 2016, is very close to Keefe, according to an NBA source. Keefe had been with Oklahoma City for seven seasons — the first two as developmental coach — before being...
The New York Knicks added Jim Cleamons, Rasheed Hazzard and Brian Keefe and Joshua Longstaf to their coaching staff on Wednesday.
Per team policy, terms of the deals will not be disclosed.
Kurt Rambis will also serve as an assistant coach on Derek Fisher's staff.