The next head coach of the Washington Wizards will be former Oklahoma City Thunder coach Scott Brooks, according to Adrian Wojnarowski. He reports that the deal is for five years and $35 million, and David Aldridge reports that all five years are guaranteed.
Yahoo’s Adrian Wojnarowski reports that the Thunder have fired head coach Scott Brooks and will begin searching for the next coach to be widely undermined by the basketblogging community.
On the heels of Oklahoma City’s failure to secure the final playoff spot in the Western Conference comes this report from Yahoo’s Adrian Wojnarowski, which claims that Thunder management is feeling a little antsy about Scott Brooks going forward.
Here's the play, courtesy of Sebastian Pruiti over at the NBA Playbook, that allegedly motivated Scott Brooks to bench his starting point guard for the entire fourth quarter last night. It was, initially, a nerve-racking move to take in: you expect a young team to fold in on itself without its young, bullish boy…