Melvin Hunt Rumors

Former Denver Nuggets coach Melvin Hunt is closing in on an agreement to join Rick Carlisle’s coaching staff in Dallas, according to league sources. Sources told that Hunt — who has also been courted strongly by the New Orleans Pelicans since the Nuggets chose to hire Mike Malone as their new full-time head coach — is expected to soon finalize a deal with Dallas to become Carlisle’s new top aide.