Monty Williams has been hired as the new head coach of the Phoenix Suns, leaving the Lakers with one less candidate that Jeanie Buss & Rob Pelinka could potentially hire to replace fired coach Luke Walton. IN THE VIDEO ABOVE: NBA Now host Harrison Graham (@Harrison1033) breaks down the Monty Williams to the Suns breaking news, talks about the top 4 candidates for the job, and then breaks down a rumor about Raptors President Masai Ujiri being the potential new Lakers President to replace Magic Johnson.
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Is Ty Lue the best coach to lead LeBron James and the Lakers into the 2019-20 season and beyond? Can the Lakers pair Lue with LeBron (and some new players) to form the “Cavs-West” and take down the Warriors? What about Juwan Howard? He was LeBron’s teammate and assistant coach in Miami, and a college teammate of Rob Pelinka. Other possible Lakers head coaching candidates are former NBA coaches Jason Kidd and Mark Jackson - neither who have had the levels of success as a head coach that Lakers fans will expect them to achieve in LA should they be the man who gets the job.
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