Luke Walton

Lakers hire Luke Walton as next head coach

  Almost a week after firing former head coach Byron Scott, who posted a horrid record of 38-126 during his stint as coach, the Lakers announced on Friday night that they have reached an agreement with ex-Lakers forward and current Golden State Warriors assistant head Luke Walton to become their head coach. via Lakers.com: Earlier

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Fisch's Friday Rant

VIDEO – Fisch’s Friday Rant: Just Turrible

Back at it again with the basketball ranting! This week had to feature some “turrible” things as Charles Barkley might say. However, there are some good things as well, so we’re not too negative this episode. First, the state of the Houston Rockets had to be addressed. Dwight Howard is on his way out, and

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Lakers get permission to speak with Luke Walton

As his predecessor, Steve Kerr, received his Red Auerbach Coach of the Year award, Luke Walton knew that he could be interviewing with his former team, the Los Angeles Lakers, for their open head coaching position. On Wednesday night, Kerr informed the media that the Warriors organization gave the Lakers permission to speak with Walton. Michael

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Ranking new NBA coaching hires and candidates for vacancies still left

Let the coaching carousal begin. Three NBA teams have found a new head coach and one brought back an interim. A playoff teams head coach is not expected to return and two California teams have head coaching vacancies. Also, what is Phil Jackson going to do? Lets rank the new head coaches and look at potential

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Luke Walton

Suns reportedly targeting Mike D’Antoni and Luke Walton as head coaching candidates

The Phoenix Suns haven’t exactly been the hottest destination for free agents in recent seasons. That can happen when you have a team who hasn’t made the playoffs in any of the last six seasons. Now, to get out of this tremendous hole, the team is trying to get things right by hiring a quality

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Should Luke Walton get credit for the Warriors hot start?

For those of you that do not know, the Golden State Warriors are currently making history. They have started off the season with a record of 19-0, something that has never been done in the NBA. While there has been nothing but success so far for Golden State this season, there is one thing in

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