While you were busy discussing the Nets-Celtics super team, Ohm Youngmisuk of ESPN reported that Lawrence Frank has decided to join Jason Kidd on the Nets bench in the 2013-14 season.
Lawrence Frank has decided to join Jason Kidd's staff with the Brooklyn Nets, according to a source. Big and important piece for Kidd— Ohm Youngmisuk (@NotoriousOHM) June 27, 2013
So, the hits keep coming for the Nets.
Frank had been expected to be a part of Kidd's staff, as Kidd so as much during his introductory press conference. Already this morning there was a report that the Raptors' Eric Hughes will also join the staff, along with Roy Rogers.
It's all coming together for the Nets, who are in the midst of major trade talks and, yes, the NBA Draft is tonight.
Frank coached the Nets from 2003-2009, leading them to the playoffs in four straight seasons.
Kidd hires former Nets coach Frank to be part of his staff - Tim Bontemps - New York Post
Source: Lawrence Frank agrees to be Nets coach Jason Kidd's top assistant - Stefan Bondy - New York Daily News