Marcus Thompson II is reporting that the timing of the Warriors sale indicates that Don Nelson is likely to stay on and complete the final season of his contract with the Warriors. It’s a great article with a lot of insight into the sales process and how that is impacting any personnel moves the Warriors new owners would like to make. Click here to read Thompson’s article.
Here’s an excerpt:
Lacob says he wants a relatively young coach. Finding that person might take some time. Plus, Lacob might prefer first to hire a front office executive to help pick the right coach. Therefore, Nelson might be the answer for this season. He’s under contract, and a few players, who want to remain anonymous, said they preferred Nelson over bringing in a quick-fix coach.