Mike Budenholzer is Coach of the Year, Lakers’ Coaching Search, and More

Check out the news that highlighted the day in the NBA, including the Milwaukee Bucks’ Mike Budenholzer being named the COTY by his peers, Tyronn Lue and Monty Williams on the Lakers’ radar and more.

Bucks’ Budenholzer named top coach by peers | ESPN

Milwaukee Bucks head coach Mike Budenholzer led his team to the best record in the entire NBA (60-22) and fully deserved the National Basketball Coaches Association’s Coach of the Year Award.

Sources: Lakers coach search eyes Lue, Williams | ESPN

The Los Angeles Lakers and Luke Walton parted ways this week. According to sources close to Adrian Wojnarowski, former Cleveland Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue and Philadelphia 76ers assistant coach Monty Williams are the main candidates to replace Walton.

Sources: Griffin agrees to be Pels’ Executive VP | ESPN

Per league sources, the New Orleans Pelicans appointed David Griffin as the new executive VP of basketball operations. His main job will be to find a suitable trade for All-Star Anthony Davis, which would shape the future of the franchise in the years to come. Head coach Alvin Gentry is a favorite of the Pelicans’ organization, and he is expected to return next season regardless of the front-office hiring.

Clippers largest 1st-round underdogs since 1988 | ESPN

The Los Angeles Clippers are facing the reigning champions Golden State Warriors in the opening round of the NBA Playoffs and they are the biggest underdogs in an NBA playoff series in the last 30 years.

According to online archive SportsOddsHistory.com, since 1988 only three teams have entered an NBA playoff series with odds greater than 50-1: the Milwaukee Bucks in 2001 (vs. the Miami Heat) and Miami Heat in 1992 (vs. the Chicago Bulls) were each 75-1, while the Memphis Grizzlies were 66-1 against the San Antonio Spurs in 2016.

Ewing to serve as Knicks’ rep at draft lottery | ESPN

The New York Knicks decided to send Patrick Ewing to represent the team at the NBA Draft Lottery 34 years after the center was selected with the No. 1 overall pick.

“Patrick is a huge part of our team’s history and we’re thrilled to have number 33 represent the franchise at this year’s draft lottery,” said Knicks president Steve Mills. “Patrick’s connection to the lottery is well documented, and we’re proud to have one of the all-time Knicks greats sit on the dais on behalf of the team, the city and the fans.”

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Whats up sports fans...??? My name is Admir, but my friends like to call me "The Admiral" !!! Anyways, I am here to provide you with some fresh, sports related, content and give you some betting tips for your favorite sports leagues and teams!!! I have been around the sports industry for more than two decades, following different sports (NBA, Soccer, NFL, Euroleague, UEFA Champions league, etc.)... I hope that my tips will bring you some luck... "I usually don't make mistakes, but when I do, they turn out to be a true masterpiece".....

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