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Igor Kokoskov Directs Utah Jazz to La La Land Win

With the team’s injury bug hitting the coaching staff, Utah Jazz assistant Igor Kokoskov directed the team to a win over the Los Angeles Lakers. Like many teams across the sporting spectrum, the Utah Jazz have a “next man up” mentality. With players going down on what seems like a daily basis, it’s a mindset that’s become […] Igor Kokoskov Directs Utah Jazz to La La...
Via Purple and Blues
December 06, 2016

Jazz hold off Lakers' rally to win without Snyder, 107-101

LOS ANGELES (AP) Gordon Hayward scored 23 points and the Utah Jazz overcame the absence of ill coach Quin Snyder for their sixth victory in seven games, 107-101 over the Los Angeles Lakers on Monday night. Lou Williams had 38 points, six rebounds and seven assists for the Lakers, who rallied in the fourth quarter and nearly stole a victory despite finishing their eighth loss in...
Via Associated Press
December 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Jazz coach Quin Snyder misses game vs Lakers with illness

LOS ANGELES (AP) Utah Jazz coach Quin Snyder has fallen ill and is missing their game against the Los Angeles Lakers. Assistant coach Igor Kokoskov filled in for Snyder on Monday night. Snyder didn't feel well earlier in the day, and decided he couldn't coach about 30 minutes before game time. Kokoskov is a longtime associate of Snyder, first joining his coaching staff at Missouri...
Via Associated Press
December 05, 2016  |  Discuss

Jazz shuffle staff

A week before training camp starts for the Utah Jazz, head coach Quin Snyder is making changes to his coaching staff. In a move announced by the Jazz on Monday evening, Igor Kokoskov has been promoted up the assistant coaching ladder and will sit on the front row during games with fellow assistants Johnnie Bryant and Alex Jensen. Zach Guthrie and Lamar Skeeter — previously on the...
Via Jazz Notes
September 19, 2016

Magic Hire Igor Kokoskov as Assistant; Borrego Head Coach Rest of Season

The Orlando Magic have named Igor Kokoskov the lead assistant coach for at least the rest of this season. It’s of little surprise that James Borrego will finish out this ’14-’15 campaign as interim Head Coach. Kokoskov has a lot of experience for a 43-year-old. He’s spent 14 seasons as an assistant coach in the NBA, most recently with the Cleveland Cavaliers during the...
Via Magic Basketball Online
February 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Magic interim coach Borrego to finish the season

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) Orlando Magic interim coach James Borrego will remain in that post at least through the end of the season. In addition, the team announced Tuesday that it has added Igor Kokoskov (kuh-KOS-kov) as an assistant coach. Borrego took over after Jacque Vaughn was fired earlier this month following a 15-37 start to his third season. Vaughn's assistant coaches Brett Gunning...
Via Associated Press
February 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Borrego to coach Magic rest of season, Kokoskov added as assistant

The Orlando Magic have informed James Borrego that he will be their head coach for the remainder of season and have also hired a new lead assistant, Igor Kokoskov, to help him out. The Magic have gone 2-2 since promoting Borrego from an assistant coach after the firing of Jacque Vaughn on Feb. 5. They have held their opponents under 100 points in all four games after giving up more...
Via Fox Sports Florida
February 17, 2015  |  Discuss

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