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Jay Larranaga opts to stay put

According to Yahoo Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski, Brad Stevens' right-hand man Jay Larranaga has turned down an opportunity to interview for the head coaching position at George Mason University. Sources: Celtics assistant Jay Larranaga has declined to become a candidate at George Mason, committed to Boston and NBA coaching career.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) March 20, 2015Well...
Via Celtics Life
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: George Mason to target Jay Larranaga for head coaching vacancy

After last season, Celtics coach Brad Stevens lost a top assistant when Ron Adams became part of Steve Kerr's staff in Golden State. There's a chance that Stevens could have another vacant seat on his bench in the offseason.According to Yahoo's Adrian Wojnarowski George Mason University plans to try to lure Jay Larranaga from Stevens' coaching crew. Larranaga's father, Jim, coached...
Via Celtics Life
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Tom Thibodeau And Bulls To Part-Ways Following Season?

With the lack of contract extension, the firing of his top assistant Ron Adams last year, these are just a few of the many reported conflicts between the Chicago Bulls’ front-office and head coach Tom Thibodeau.  Is it possible the Buls wouldn’t renew Thibodeau’s contract after the year? Take a look at this from  K.C. Johnson of Chicago Tribune: […] The post Tom Thibodeau...
Via Diehardsport
January 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Ex-Wildcats Walton, Fraser join Kerr's Warriors staff

OAKLAND, Calif. -- The Golden State Warriors have hired Alvin Gentry, Ron Adams, Luke Walton, Jarron Collins and Bruce Fraser to join new coach Steve Kerr's staff. The Warriors announced Thursday night that Gentry will be Kerr's lead assistant. Gentry is a former coach of the Phoenix Suns, where Kerr was the general manager, and most recently was the top assistant on Doc Rivers'...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
July 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Jarron Collins Hired By Warriors As Assistant Coach

The Golden State Warriors have added Jarron Collins to their coaching staff. Collins, who was a Los Angeles Clippers' scout last season, has Stanford ties to Warriors co-owner Joe Lacob and played for the Phoenix Suns when Kerr was their general manager in 2009-10. Alvin Gentry, Ron Adams and Luke Walton were already added to the Warriors staff.
Via RealGM
July 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Ron Adams’ Departure Suggests Celtics In Good Hands With Brad Stevens

Ron Adams is leaving the Boston Celtics, and his departure is certainly a loss. The highly respected lead assistant was a perfect match for head coach Brad Stevens, an NBA rookie who only needed the slightest bit of guidance on the dos and don’ts on the pro sideline. You know, like not answering your phone in the middle of a summer league game. Things like that. After one season...
Via NESN.com
June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Your Morning Dump… Where Ainge doesn’t want blame his caddie Thursday night

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big storyline. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. Leading up to the draft, Ainge delved into his philosophies on the process, and not surprisingly, at least some of them can be traced back to Celtics patriarch Red Auerbach. “I talked with Red a lot, back when...
Via Red's Army
June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Assistant Ron Adams Leaves Celtics, Heads To Golden State

Boston Celtics lead assistant Ron Adams is leaving Brad Stevens’ staff in Boston to join Steve Kerr and the Golden State Warriors. Adams, who had two years left on his contract, has over two decades of NBA experience and will hold an assistant role with Golden State. The Celtics gave Adams permission to visit with the Warriors last week. The Warriors later offered him a multiyear...
Via NESN.com
June 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Ron Adams Leaves Celtics For Warriors

The Golden State Warriors have hired Ron Adams as assistant coach. Adams had two seasons remains on his contract with the Boston Celtics. “I have nothing but great things to say about the Celtics organization, Danny Ainge and Brad Stevens,” Adams said. The move will be something of a homecoming for Adams, a California native who attended Fresno Pacific University.
Via RealGM
June 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Ron Adams officially leaves for Golden State

According to Baxter Holmes of the Boston Globe, Ron Adams has accepted an offer to join Steve Kerr's Warriors staff.Adams still had two years left on his contract with Boston, but contemplated what he called a "difficult decision" before accepting a multiyear offer with Golden State on Sunday."I have nothing but great things to say about the Celtics organization, Danny Ainge and...
Via Celtics Life
June 22, 2014  |  Discuss

It looks like Ron Adams is staying in Boston

This is great news for the Celtics if it winds up being the case and no team makes an offer he can't refuse. Adams was a huge help to Brad Stevens in his rookie season as a head coach and he has a great relationship with the Celtics organization at every level. As the rebuild continues, establishing a strong and successful culture will be very important for the years ahead and...
Via Celtics Life
June 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Your Morning Dump… Where I’m worried the Nuggets might steal Kevin Love

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big storyline. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. It has been reported the Celtics have dangled their picks at No. 6 and No. 17 in the 2014 draft, a future first-rounder and young veterans Jared Sullinger and Olynyk to Minnesota. Sorry, but that’s a bunch of...
Via Red's Army
June 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Ron Adams may be leaving for Golden State

(Adams pictured right) We hardly knew ya?Assistant coach Ron Adams has been credited for improving the jumpers of Rajon Rondo and Derrick Rose among others. He played the role of Brad Stevens' right hand man throughout the 2013-2014 season. Unfortunately, his brief tenure in Boston may already be coming to a close.According to MassLive.com's Jay King the Celtics have given Adams...
Via Celtics Life
June 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Your Morning Dump…Where Marcus Smart would be honored to back up Rondo

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big storyline. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. Unrelated fact: Had a dream last night that Parker and Exum went un-drafted and signed with the C’s. So there’s always that option. Okay, here’s a Marcus Smart quote: “Rondo’s one of the greatest point...
Via Red's Army
June 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Rajon Rondo Improving Shooting Fundamentals Working With Adams

Rajon Rondo is shooting 36 percent on three-pointers this season, as he is seeing results from working on his shot with assistant coach Ron Adams. “He was shooting better, from an opponent’s view point,” Adams said after practice Tuesday. “But like a lot of players, the technical part of his shooting, I thought, could be better.” “I gotta give Ron Adams a lot of credit...
Via RealGM
March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Your Morning Dump…Where Ron Adams tweaked Rondo’s shot mechanics

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big storyline. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump Ron Adams remembers how opposing teams defended Rajon Rondo. Adams saw it when he was an assistant coach with the Bulls and elsewhere. Then Adams joined the Celtics as an assistant, began working with Rondo this...
Via Red's Army
March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Rajon Rondo to Ron Adams: "I want to shoot like Avery"

Credit Grantland.comAfter a strange series of events, revered assistant coach Ron Adams joined Brad Stevens' staff over the offseason. As it turns out, Adams' work with point guard Rajon Rondo may be the reason for the point guard's much improved shooting this season. More from ESPN's Chris Forsberg:"Call him the Shot Whisperer. As revered as longtime assistant Adams is for his defensive...
Via Celtics Life
March 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Chicago Bulls and Tom Thibodeau Not Seeing Eye To Eye

The Chicago Bulls and Tom Thibodeau don’t seem to be on the same page. It all started in late June, when Gar Forman decided not to renew Ron Adams contract. Ron Adams was Tom Thibodeau’s  top assistant coach and very close friend. To say the least, Thibs was not happy about the move. For whatever reasons, Bulls Gm Gar Forman was very vague with the details. Take a look, Forman...
Via Sports Mockery
January 09, 2014  |  Discuss

The strange acquisition of assistant Ron Adams

Tonight, Ron Adams confronts his former staff for the first time after being ousted by Bulls management. Just months ago, Bulls GM Gar Forman declined to extend the top tier assistant coach's contract. The move surprised many, including Adams. Adams expressed his displeasure to the Chicago Tribune for the first time publicly:"It's still a bit mystifying to me," Adams said. "And...
Via Celtics Life
January 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Ron Adams: Bulls' Decision To Let Me Go Remains Mystifying

Ron Adams was let go by the Chicago Bulls as Tom Thibodeau's top assistant last June in an unusual move that seemed to highlight a discord between the front office and coaching staff. Adams had close working relationships with several players, including Derrick Rose. "It's still a bit mystifying to me," Adams said. "And I don't understand it. And if the intent was to be hurtful to...
Via RealGM
January 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Your Morning Dump… Where Bass gets credit for leading the defense

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big storyline. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. Sullinger has some credit to pass around for the Celts’ improvements on the defensive end. “I think you’ve got to put a big chunk of that on Brandon (Bass) and a big chunk of that on assistant coachRon Adams...
Via Red's Army
December 06, 2013  |  Discuss
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