Brendan O’Connor Rumors
The LA Clippers announced today that Associate Head Coach Dan Craig and Assistant Coaches Kenny Atkinson, Chauncey Billups, Larry Drew and Roy Rogers have joined Head Coach Tyronn Lue to complete the team’s coaching staff for the 2020-21 NBA season. Cam Hodges, Shaun Fein, Dahntay Jones and Beau Levesque will also be joining the organization in coaching and player development roles. The Clippers have retained Assistant Coaches Jeremy Castleberry and Brendan O’Connor.
“We have assembled a strong and experienced group of coaches with diverse backgrounds and perspectives,” said Lue. “They will provide our players with every opportunity to improve individually and excel as a team. As coaches, their skillsets are different, but they are all great teachers with a passion for player development, who understand how to impart their knowledge. I couldn’t be more excited to get on the court with this group.”
Andrew Greif: The Clippers have finalized Ty Lue’s coaching staff, sources tell @ba_turner and me. In addition to Craig, Atkinson, Billups and Drew, the Clippers have hired assistant Roy Rogers and retained assistants Brendan O’Connor and Jeremy Castleberry, sources told @latimessports.
Brad Turner: Clips roster for Orlando Summer League: Brice Johnson, CJ Wilcox, Branden Dawson, Andrew Andrews, Alex Hamilton, Vince Hunter, David Michineau, Royce O’Neale, Greg Stiemsma, Diamond Stone, TaShawn Thomas, Julian Washburn, Wes Washpun. Brendan O’Connor is head coach.
The Los Angeles Clippers announced today that the organization has named Brendan O’Connor as an assistant coach on the staff of Head Coach and Senior Vice President of Basketball Operations Doc Rivers. It was also announced that Dave Severns and Howard Eisley will return as Assistant Player Skills Coaches and Bob Thate will return for his second season as shooting coach. Additionally, the Clippers have named Dave Wohl as Director of Pro Scouting and Jack Nolan as an Advance Scout.