Los Angeles Lakers assistant Steve Clifford will become the fourth coach to interview for Milwaukee's vacant head coaching position, according to a report by Yahoo! Sports.
A disciple of both Jeff and Stan Van Gundy, Clifford will meet with Bucks general manager John Hammond on Monday. According to Yahoo Sports!, Hammond contacted Stan Van Gundy about the position but the veteran...
Steve Clifford has an interview with the Milwaukee Bucks for their head coaching vacancy on Monday, according to sources.
Clifford spent last season with the Los Angeles Lakers after serving as assistant coach of the Orlando Magic for five seasons. Clifford was previously with the Houston Rockets for four seasons.
Clifford also will interview with the Charlotte Bobcats.
The Charlotte Bobcats have received permission to interview Los Angeles Lakers assistant Steve Clifford as a possible replacement for fired coach Mike Dunlap.
Clifford is known for his defensive expertise after spending nine seasons as an assistant under the Van Gundy brothers -- first Jeff Van Gundy with the Houston Rockets, then Stan Van Gundy with the Orlando Magic.
Steve Clifford is adept at incorporating an individual's defensive flaws into Dwight Howard's ability to dominate that end of the floor.
November 12, 2012
According to Lakers.com, the Lakers have officially hired Eddie Jordan, Steve Clifford and Bernie Bickerstaff to assist Head Coach Mike Brown this upcoming season.Eddie Jordan (pictured above) will be the face of the Lakers implementation of the Princeton offense. He will be taking over the role of Coach Kuester, who has now been assigned as a scout on the East Coast. Jordan...
EL SEGUNDO The Los Angeles Lakers have hired Eddie Jordan, Steve Clifford and Bernie Bickerstaff as assistant coaches, it was announced today by Lakers General Manager Mitch Kupchak.
Jordan, a former NBA player (1977-84) and member of the Lakers 1982 Championship team, most recently spent one season (2009-10) as head coach of the Philadelphia 76ers. Prior to his time in Philadelphia...
Steve Clifford has agreed to join the Lakers as an assistant coach.