The New York Knicks will hire Jim Cleamons as an assistant coach on the staff of Derek Fisher.
Cleamons is a longtime associate of Phil Jackson and was an assistant coach for the Los Angeles Lakers during Fisher's tenure.
Cleamons was most recently with the Milwaukee Bucks.
Bucks assistant coach Jim Cleamons and Knicks guard Shannon Brown sat and reminisced by the visitor’s bench before Milwaukee faced the Knicks at the Garden on Saturday.
Cleamons has won nine championship rings as an assistant coach with Phil Jackson in Chicago and Los Angeles, leading to the possibility he will be summoned to the Garden to interview for a head coach or assistant...
Milwaukee Bucks coach Larry Drew has filled his coaching staff, as the team officially announced the hiring of Jim Cleamons, Scott Williams and Josh Oppenheimer as assistant coaches.
The three will join Bob Bender and Nick Van Exel on Drew's staff, giving the Bucks a mix of veteran and younger assistant coaches.
"I really felt with all the changes we made, we have a lot...
The Milwaukee Bucks have hired Jim Cleamons as an assistant coach on the staff of Larry Drew.
Cleamons was a longtime assistant for Phil Jackson with both the Chicago Bulls and Los Angeles Lakers.
Cleamons also has been a head coach with the Dallas Mavericks in the nineties.
Jim Cleamons was an assistant under Phil Jackson with both the Bulls and Lakers.
From Jim Cleamons, Foots Walker and (briefly) Walt Frazier, to Mo Williams, Baron Davis and, now, Kyrie Irving, the point-guard position always has been a key for the Cavaliers.