Bret Brielmaier Rumors
So far the Nets have added Jeff Peterson and Andy Birdsong as assistant general managers and have several other positions to fill. Brooklyn Nets assistant coach: Fleming, who worked primarily with Rodions Kurucs, left to join the Chicago Bulls as their lead assistant coach. Currently, there are four coaches who could move to the front of the bench alongside Kenny Atkinson, Jacque Vaughn and Bret Brielmaier. 1. Adam Harrington: Assistant coach / director of player development. Since the beginning of the Marks and Atkinson era, development has been an emphasis for the organization, which Harrington embodies.
Like Bliss, along with the Cavaliers’ Dan Geriot, the Nets’ Bret Brielmaier, the Hawks’ Charles Lee and myriad other sub-40-year-old NBA assistants, Dave McClure was far from a collegiate star (2.2 points per game in four seasons at Duke). But because his body hasn’t endured years of beatings, he’s more of an on-court presence than some of his more famous peers.
Lue has assured his coaches that they all will be retained, I’m told. The Brooklyn Nets recently snatched assistant Bret Brielmaier, but sources say former NBA sharpshooter Damon Jones will be promoted to the bench on a permanent basis and that there will be no other additions.
The Brooklyn Nets have announced Head Coach Kenny Atkinson’s coaching staff, naming Jacque Vaughn, Chris Fleming and Bret Brielmaier assistant coaches, Adam Harrington assistant coach and director of player development, Jordan Ott assistant coach and manager of advance scouting and Mike Batiste player development assistant. Per team policy, terms of the deals were not released.