Wes Unseld Jr Rumors
“I’m sure it will be much more emotional, but I will never not take advantage of the opportunity to take a look and enjoy that view because it is special,” Unseld Jr. told NBC Sports Washington’s Chris Miller. “Very few people have the opportunity to hoist their name into the rafters and be what he was to a franchise. Obviously, bittersweet to be home under these circumstances, but any opportunity I get to see that banner with that name up there is something special.”
“I would tell you that Darvin Ham in Milwaukee, who made an incredible impression with the Clippers, with Indiana. “Jamahl Mosley in Dallas made a great impression, again in LA. Interviewed in other places. “Wes Unseld Jr. with the Nuggets, who Mike Malone, to his credit, Mike gave Wes a lot of praise for that Nuggets’ defense in the bubble. And the role he played.
“We are extremely fortunate to have Wes as part of our organization,” stated Connelly. “He’s one of the most respected coaches in our league, and for good reason. He’s a tireless worker with a fantastic mind for the game. He’s been a vital part of our success and will make a fantastic head coach in the very near future.”
“Wes is extremely deserving of this promotion. He is one of the hardest working people I’ve come across in this league and he has been an integral part of my coaching staff since we both arrived in Denver in 2015,” said Nuggets Head Coach Michael Malone. “I’ve said it many times over the years that Wes is ready and deserving of a head coaching position in the NBA and it’s only a matter of time until that day comes.”