Tiger Fight, September 30, according to the Philadelphia Inquirer’s Keith Pompey, a source revealed that Clippers assistant Tyron Lue was interviewed today for the position of the 76ers coach, and he also visited the 76ers’ training. Pavilion.
As of Sunday local time, Lu and former Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni are still candidates for the post of 76ers coach. According to sources, this position will be his unless rejected by D'Antoni.
However, shortly after Doug Rivers was fired by the Clippers on Monday local time, the 76ers talked with his agent.
The Pelicans also contacted Rivers. However, according to sources, he seems to be happy living in Southern California. Because the Clippers must pay Rivers' salary for the remaining years of his contract, he may choose to take paid vacation next season when the schedule for next season is uncertain.
According to sources, the Clippers also contacted Lu on Monday local time to ask him to replace Rivers as the Clippers coach, and Rivers is a good friend of Lu. According to sources, the Pelicans plan to fly to the west coast on Friday local time to have an informal meeting with Lu. In addition, Lu is also scheduled to interview the Rockets coach next week.
However, Lu is interested in the position of 76ers coach.
During the previous period as the Cavaliers coach, Lu's regular season coaching record was 128 wins and 83 losses.