Amare Stoudemire

Mike D'Antoni to be next Houston Rockets coach, report says

Mike D'Antoni to be next Houston Rockets coach, report says

Mike D'Antoni is headed to Houston to try his “Seven Seconds or Less” offense with James Harden, one of the NBA's most explosive offensive threats. 

D'Antoni reached agreement with the Rockets on a four-year deal on Thursday, a person with knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the team has not announced the hiring, which was first reported by Yahoo! Sports. 

The 65-year-old D'Antoni has long been thought of as one of the most innovative offensive minds in basketball. He led the Phoenix Suns to two Western Conference finals appearances in five seasons, with Steve Nash and Amare Stoudemire...

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