I specifically remember him raving about how Pop ran a slow offense and rebuilt his system around his team. I can't remember when exactly but it was last
Don't misunderstand my point. I don't think he'll just magically change all of his stripes. I just think it's a little unfair to paint him squarely as
haha definitely, but was all I could really think of that was anywhere close.
That's a bit of a stretch, but it's something.
Look, JVG is a great coach. That is not debatable. At all.
But is he my #1 candidate? No, not personally. But like 7 or 8 guys, he would
Why would you change your teams play because your best guy is missing a few games? Pop used to run a slow pace but as the game changed he has also.
How about mike brown with Cleveland when he brought in John Kuester?
Possible. But then we have to give every coaching candidate the benefit of the doubt on their weaknesses. Which I am fine with, but we should be consistent.
I sectioned off the games Ming missed, and they were still bottom half. Between 17 and 22, depending on the year
I think the great unknown with Van Gundy is what the time off has done for his coaching philosophies. Remember that it's been quite a while since he's
To be fair, any team with Yao Ming was gonna have a slow pace. But yeah I'd rather someone younger than JVG.
Van Gundy does carry a lot of the concerns of an "old school" coach. That said ... his brother is one of the best in the NBA, a lot of Jeff
Van Gundy's pace was slow in Houston - typically bottom 6.
Again, I am not saying this is a bad thing - especially when the defense is so
Who ran the slowest offensive pace between the two in JVG and Mike Fratello?
The JVG supports now screaming hire him, will be the first ones
Would definitely prefer him over Thibodeau. Not convinced Van Gundy is the best hire, but I think he'd be a very good one. My only concern would be the
Come on down JVG!!!