Who will be the next Sacramento Kings head coach? SACRAMENTO, Calif. —
The Sacramento Kings have picked their new king, hiring Mike Brown as the team’s new head coach in hopes of breaking the longest playoff drought in the NBA. The Kings negotiated a four-year deal with the current Golden State Warriors assistant coach, sources confirmed to KCRA 3 on Sunday.
Who should coach the Kings? Mark Jackson is a finalist for the role, according to Shams Charania and Sam Amick of The Athletic. Steve Clifford and Mike Brown are also considered finalists, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN. Based on these three names, the Kings appear to be prioritizing previous head coaching experience in their search.
Is Mark Jackson going to coach? A head coaching hire was announced on Sunday, but it didn’t come from the Lakers. According to multiple sources, the Sacramento Kings are hiring current Golden State Warriors assistant coach Mike Brown as their next head coach. Which of course means that Mark Jackson, is still available for hire.
Who is the assistant coach of Sacramento Kings? Leandro Barbosa to join Sacramento Kings as assistant coach.