D-Fenders Hire Head Coach Bob MacKinnon
The D-Fenders on Wednesday officially named Bob MacKinnon head coach.
“We are excited to announce Bob MacKinnon as the next head coach of the D-Fenders,” said D-Fenders President and Chief Executive Joey Buss. “Bob brings a successful coaching background to our franchise, winning at multiple levels and developing countless players at different stages of their careers. Most importantly, Bob shares our vision of cultivating prospects who can deliver quality minutes for the Lakers and the NBA while also contending for an NBA Development League championship.”
The D-Fenders, serving as the Lakers’ NBA D-League affiliate, bring in MacKinnon as the sixth head coach in franchise history.