The List of Coaches Who Can Be Considered Candidates for Los Angeles Lakers Head Coaching Job to Replace Mike Brown.
- Mike D’Antoni
- Nate McMillan
- Jerry Sloan
- Phil Jackson
- Stan Van Gundy
NBA columnist for Yahoo! Sports and an NBA Insider for the NBC Sports Network. Adrian Wojnarowski tweets “After As Lakers ownership has been considering firing of Brown, Mike D’Antoni has been a prominent name discussed as replacement, sources tell Y! – In the past two weeks, Mike D’Antoni had a knee replacement surgery and isn’t on his feet yet, sources tell Y! – Knee replacement surgery expected to keep Mike D’Antoni unable to coach until late December, league source tells Y! Sports.”
NBA writer for Yahoo! Sports, Marc J. Spears tweet “Source said ex-NBA coach Nate McMillan, who coached Kobe & Dwight with USA BBall,has not been contacted by Lakers but is open to any NBA job”