MEMPHIS, TN - MAY 25: Head coach Lionel Hollins of the Memphis Grizzlies reacts in the second half while taking on the San Antonio Spurs during Game Three of the Western Conference Finals of the 2013 NBA Playoffs at the FedExForum on May 25, 2013 in Memphis, Tennessee.
You can't get better than Lionel Hollins, and you can't get better with what you have; just a tremendous season. Do I like what's going on today? No.
It's disappointing that Lionel Hollins takes his team to the Western Conference finals and they are going to go in another directionMore quotes »
Reports: Grizzlies give Lionel Hollins permission to speak to other teams
like Lionel Hollins' tenure in Memphis is over.According to multiple reports, the Grizzlies have given Hollins permission to speak to other teams, paving the way for him to potentially land in Brooklyn or elsewhere. Hollins, who just guided Memphis to the Read more »
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Lionel Hollins interviews for head coaching job with Denver Nuggets
get into the postseason, and that's being able to defend in the half court, being able to defend in transition. Clearly, Lionel Hollins teams are prepared to play defense every single night, and that is "Memphis clearly was that. I like his approach to how 2:14 AM from Denver Post Read more »
In the News: Griz interview assistant Joerger
continued their search for a head coach Wednesday by formally interviewing assistant coach David Joerger, who was Lionel Hollins’ right-hand man. Hollins was not offered a contract after guiding the Griz to their first Western Conference finals. Joerger has 6/19/13 from Memphis Commercial Appeal Read more »
Jackson: NBA coaches under constant pressure
Lakers' Mike D'Antoni has survived the post-season firing trend.) Irreconcilable differences (wink) seemed to be the reason Lionel Hollins and George Karl in Memphis and Denver were respectively (not respectfully) fired after having their teams raise the bar from ESPN Read more »
Rapid Reaction: Clippers walk away
ahead. But with talks breaking off and the Clippers suggesting they'll examine free-agent options like Brian Shaw and Lionel Hollins (coaches that won't force the team to break up its roster or pay big money to bring on), it makes you wonder if Rivers can from ESPN Read more »
Coaching stability rare among NBA teams
Hall of Famer and ESPN analyst Magic Johnson said last week about the situation in Memphis. You cant get better than Lionel Hollins, and you cant get better with what you have; just a tremendous season. Do I like whats going on today? No. Warren LeGarie represents from The Delaware News Journal Read more »