According to Marc Stein and Ramona Shelburne of ESPN.com the Los Angeles Clippers plan to interview Indiana Pacers assistant Brian Shaw on Monday or Tuesday sources told the two writers. Here’s what the two had to say how the front office sees Shaw:
ESPNLosAngeles.com reported on Tuesday that Shaw, who won five NBA championships with the Los Angeles Lakers as either a player or a coach, is seen as the front-runner for the Clippers job. His youth, championship resume and his track record of player development with budding stars such as Paul George and Lance Stephenson at Indiana, are seen as assets by some in the organization.
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Former Denver Nuggets head coach George Karl who recently lead his team to 57 wins and received the 2012-13 Coach of the Year award is also looked at as a front runner also.
According to Brad Turner of the Los Angeles Times the Clippers brass had a lengthy conversation with current head coach of the Memphis Grizzlies Lionel Hollins on Thursday with no information regarding how the talks went.