The Los Angeles Lakers have agreed to hire Atlanta Hawks assistant Chris Gent to take on their staff as Darwin Ham’s top assistant coach, sources told ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski.
Hem, who became head coach for the first time, preferred Gent after getting a job for the Lakers and hired him strictly, sources told Wozniacki.
Haim and Gent coached with the Hawks in 2017-18, and Gent – who briefly played in Ohio State abroad as well as in college before playing in the NBA – also has ties to Lakers star LeBron James, who plays a role in the team. Worked as an assistant. Cleveland Cavaliers from 2006 to 2011.
Four times with MVP, Janet became a real personal shooting instructor for James Gento is once tweeting how he felt “love” while working with her,
He will be joined by staff that already includes assistants Phil Handy and Quinton Crawford, former coaches Frank Vogel, as well as support staff members John Pastorek, Drew Anthrop and Zachary Gonzalez.
Gent’s coaching resume is nearly two decades old. In addition to the above stops in Atlanta and Cleveland, Gent has trained at various levels of basketball, including two stops at the Philadelphia 76ers, the Orlando Magic and the Sacramento Kings in the NBA, the Bakersfield Jam in the G League, and the NCAA. His alma mater. , Ohio State.