Jamelle McMillan Rumors
Late last month, the Pelicans brought aboard Bob Beyer to work as an assistant under Van Gundy. Those two previously worked together in Orlando and Detroit. The rest of Van Gundy’s staff must be finalized soon. The NBA draft is Nov. 18, and training camps are expected to begin Dec. 1.
Eric Woodyard: Pacers coach Nate McMillan says he welcomed his first grandson on July 1st. His son, Jamelle McMillan, is an assistant coach for the New Orleans Pelicans, but isn’t in attendance to be with his newborn child back home.
The New Orleans Pelicans announced today the additions and changes to Head Coach Alvin Gentry’s coaching staff. Chris Finch has been named Associate Head Coach, Offense. Jeff Bzdelik (Associate Head Coach, Defense) and Jamelle McMillan (Assistant Coach) join Fred Vinson on the coaching staff. Joe Boylan has been elevated to Assistant Coach/Director of Player Development, while Michael Ruffin has been promoted to Assistant coach/Player Development.
Gina Mizell: Pacers coach Nate McMillan on son Jamelle, who is an assistant on the #Suns staff: “I know what he’s going through. When you have a young team, a first-year coach coming in and you’re playing in the Western Conference, every day you have to just come in and continue to work.”