John Kuester is the leading candidate to become the top assistant coach for the Philadelphia 76ers.
The 76ers hired Brett Brown as head coach this offseason.
Kuester has previously been a head coach with the Detroit Pistons.
September 20, 2013
The lights dimmed down. The starters walked through player introductions. And then moments after the lights turned back on, the Lakers and Nuggets tipped off in what appeared to be an ordinary NBA game. There was one key difference, though. The Lakers didn't have their head coach patrolling the sideline.
Mike Brown left before the start of the Lakers' 103-97 victory over...
John Kuester was left with head coaching duties in the Lakers' 103-97 win over the Nuggets.
Mike Brown is not coaching the Lakers tonight against Denver because of personal reasons, according to the team.
Brown went through his regular pregame briefing with media members about 90 minutes before tipoff but left after that.
He was somewhat late for the briefing, spoke for 10 minutes and left Staples Center for home soon after that.
Assistant John Kuester is coaching in...
Lakers coach Mike Brown has left Staples Center shortly before tipoff for undisclosed personal reasons.
Assistant coach John Kuester is currently coaching the Lakers against the Denver Nuggets on Friday night.
Brown is in his first season with the Lakers (37-22), who are in first place in the Pacific Division. He attended his regular pregame media gathering about 90 minutes before...
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April 13, 2012
The Detroit Pistons were a dysfunctional family the last two years. John Kuester was in a bit over his head in dealing with a rebuilding team that had very little direction -- a Frankenstein mix of the championship Pistons teams with a group of young players who needed time to make mistakes.
The old guard fought back a bit last year and it eventually got Kuester unceremoniously...
Perhaps no team needs a fresh start more than the Pistons.
Detroit went 30-52 last season while coach John Kuester's relationship with players appeared to deteriorate. Kuester was fired in June, and the team hired Lawrence Frank to replace him. Frank isn't interested in dwelling on the past. His challenge is to make the Pistons relevant again with a roster that isn't...
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December 20, 2011