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Report: Grizzlies Hire Elston Turner
Posted By HOOPSWORLD On August 4, 2013 @ 8:49 am In Headlines,NBA Headlines | No Comments
Longtime NBA assistant Elston Turner has accepted a lead assistant position with the Memphis Grizzlies, a league source relayed to CSNNW.com.
The source, who spoke on the condition of anonymity, said Turner was the No. 1 option for newly crowned Grizzlies head coach Dave Joerger.
Turner, 54, is considered to be one of the great defensive minded coaches in the profession. He also had talks with the Minnesota Timberwolves in regards to rejoining Rick Adelman’s staff.
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