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After Being Eliminated By The Warriors, The Rockets Got Permission To Purloin Luke Walton

After an utterly dreadful season, the Houston Rockets have begun their search for a new head coach – and it won’t start from where the most disappointing campaign in franchise history ended. 234 more words


Lakers Rumors: Bill Walton Would Advise Luke Walton Not To Take Job

The Los Angeles Lakers consider Golden State Warriors assistant Luke Walton their top choice to replace Byron Scott as its head coach. The Lakers received permission to interview Walton Wednesday, and if Walton doesn’t want the job the team will look to San Antonio Spurs assistant… 172 more words


Warriors Grant Lakers Permission To Interview Luke Walton For Coaching Vacancy

OAKLAND (AP) — The Los Angeles Lakers received permission from the Warriors to interview top assistant Luke Walton for their coaching vacancy.

Golden State coach Steve Kerr said Wednesday before Game 5 of the playoffs against Houston that Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak contacted Warriors GM Bob Myers, who said Walton could interview once the first-round series is done. 311 more words


Lute Olson wants Luke Walton to be the next Lakers coach

As each day passes in the search for the next head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers, more and more buzz continues to build.

With general manager Mitch Kupchak and part-owner/vice president of basketball operations Jim Buss reaching out to potential coaching candidates, they have just been allowed to interview the fan-favorite for the position. 435 more words

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Lakers Rumors: Team Gets Permission To Interview Luke Walton

The Los Angeles Lakers have received permission to interview Golden State Warriors top assistant coach Luke Walton for its head coaching vacancy, ESPN reported Wednesday. Walton and GM… 88 more words