Brad Stevens shortcomings in Boston, a lesson for the New Orleans Pelicans (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)
The New Orleans Pelicans better tread carefully if they’re looking for a coach like Brad Stevens
There was a scream heard around the world Thursday night. Okay, not literally but at least in the NBA bubble, Marcus Smart’s expletive-laden shouts to teammates sent shockwaves to the league. As someone who resides in Boston, I keep a pulse on the Celtics and this situation is a warning for the New Orleans Pelicans.
Recently, I wrote that the New Orleans Pelicans head coaching search should yield a candidate like Brad Stevens, but I’m starting to falter on that opinion.