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Lakers only NBA team with no coach after Cavaliers hire David Blatt
Lakers only NBA team with no coach after Cavaliers hire David Blatt

  On Friday, the Cleveland Cavaliers hired David Blatt as head coach to replace Mike Brown, who was fired in May. The Lakers are now the only NBA franchise without a coach. While Blatt was born in Boston, he has never coached in the NBA. He is, rather, one of the international game's top coaches, recently taking Maccabi Tel Aviv to the Euroleague title. The Lakers did not interview Blatt for their position, open since Mike D'Antoni resigned in April. A number of teams have switched coaches this summer including the Golden State Warriors (Steve Kerr), New York Knicks (Derek Fisher), Minnesota Timberwolves (Flip Saunders), Detroit Pistons (Stan Van Gundy), Utah Jazz...

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