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The Chicago Bulls have announced the hires of Maurice Cheeks, Josh Longstaff, John Bryant, Damian Cotter and Billy Schmidt as assistant coaches on Head Coach Billy Donovan’s staff. Additionally, Henry Domercant, Ronnie Burrell, Ty Abbott and Max Rothschild were brought on as player development coordinators.
Jackson’s triangle magic didn’t work in New York. Rosen can count the reasons and blames Jackson for not finding the right coach. “Hiring Derek Fisher was a mistake for a lot of reasons,’’ Rosen said. “He wasn’t ready. And there was a division in the coaching staff between Derek’s OKC guys [Brian Keefe, Josh Longstaff, Dave Bliss] and Phil’s guys [Kurt Rambis, Jim Cleamons]. Fisher’s guys didn’t want anything to do with them.’’
Easing the transition between G League and the NBA doesn’t stop with scheduling. The Herd runs a similar playbook to the Bucks with help from Bucks assistant coach and G League liaison Josh Longstaff. “Because the organization cares so much about the program there and wants it to mirror ours as closely as possible, it stars with Jon (Horst) and Coach Bud and basically their vision of what they want the team to look like,” Longstaff said.