It’s all the time attention-grabbing figuring out which coaches within the league preserve in common contact with one another. Versus those who solely say hiya when their groups are taking part in in opposition to one another. By way of the Arizona Republic:
Philadelphia 76ers coach Doc Rivers mentioned he and [Phoenix Suns coach] Monty Williams “speak actually as soon as every week at the least.”
The 2 had one thing very particular to debate Thursday evening after the Phoenix Suns eradicated the defending NBA champion Los Angeles Lakers to present Williams his first profession playoff sequence victory in seven seasons as a head coach.
“I’m simply pleased for Monty,” mentioned Rivers, who was teammates with Williams in New York and coached him in Orlando. “Hear, the Suns have confirmed all 12 months they’re good, they’re proficient and so they’re properly coached. Very happy with Monty.”