HoopsHype Quin Snyder rumors


June 7, 2014 Updates
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The Utah Jazz announced today that the team has named Quin Snyder as head coach. Per team policy, financial terms were not released. Snyder is the eighth head coach in Jazz history and the fifth since the franchise’s relocation to Utah in 1979. NBA.com

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As previously reported, Adrian Griffin is on the short list of candidates still in consideration for the Utah Jazz’s head coach position. Not only that, but the Bulls assistant coach has impressed Jazz brass enough to merit a second interview, a source confirmed. Even while Quin Snyder has emerged as one of the lead candidates, a source told the Deseret News that Griffin has “a very, very good shot” of being named as Tyrone Corbin’s replacement. Deseret News

May 30, 2014 Updates

Over the years, Quin Snyder has played for and worked with Mike Krzyzewski. The 47-year-old became a national coaching star while guiding the Missouri Tigers from 1999-2006. He's been an NBA assistant on multiple occasions, including with the Atlanta Hawks most recently. By the way, he's also worked with Jazz general manager Dennis Lindsey. Now, Snyder has emerged as a leading candidate to become the next head coach of the Utah Jazz, according to multiple sources. Deseret News

"It's very plausible," one source told the Deseret News when speaking of Snyder possibly being hired by the Jazz. Another source said Snyder is "very high on a short list" of Jazz coaching candidates. Deseret News

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