With training camp looming, new Los Angeles Lakers head coach Byron Scott is in the final stages of putting together his coaching staff, which is already reportedly set to feature Mark Madsen and Jim Eyen.
According to Marc Stein from ESPN, Scott is close to adding European coach Igor Kokoskov to his staff. The Serbian Kokoskov has previously worked with the University of Missouri...
Well, it looks like new Suns head coach Jeff Hornacek is going to have to begin his coaching staff from scratch. Igor Kokoskov, an assistant under Alvin Gentry and Lindsey Hunter over the last couple years, will join Mike Brown’s staff with the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Aaron Brooks |
Vince Carter |
Jared Dudley |
Channing Frye |
Marcin Gortat |
Grant Hill | Robin Lopez |
Steve Nash |
Mickael Pietrus |
Alvin Gentry |
Bill Cartwright |
Igor Kokoskov |
Posted June 20, 2008
PHOENIX - The Phoenix Suns today announced that Alvin Gentry, Bill Cartwright, Dan Majerle and Igor Kokoskov will join head coach Terry Porter’s staff as assistant coaches.
“We’re thrilled to have been able to put together an extremely bright and versatile staff,” said Suns President of Basketball Operations and General Manager Steve Kerr. “Alvin...
Posted: Aug. 24, 2009
PHOENIX – The Phoenix Suns today named John Shumate an assistant coach. Shumate, a one-time Suns draft pick and 30-year veteran of basketball on the professional and collegiate levels, joins Bill Cartwright, Dan Majerle and Igor Kokoskov on head coach Alvin Gentry’s staff.
Having just completed his 12th season as a member...
Posted: June 24, 2010
The Phoenix Suns have signed assistant coaches Dan Majerle, Bill Cartwright and Igor Kokoskov to contracts through the 2011-12 season, the club announced today.
“I could not be happier to keep Dan, Bill and Igor on our staff,” said Suns Head Coach Alvin Gentry. “Finalizing their return was just a matter of time. Our success this season was a product...
PHOENIX – U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will welcome Valley resident and Phoenix Suns assistant coach Igor Kokoskov as a new U.S. citizen this week at US Airways Center.
A native of Belgrade, Yugoslavia, Kokoskov became the first non-American coach in NBA history in 2000. He also became the first European coach to hold a full-time position with an NCAA Division...