As Phoenix Suns Coach Earl Watson explained the debates about rap music he has with the teenagers he coaches, he saw one of his flock wandering the wrong way.
“I have no clue where he’s going; he’s 19,” Watson said to a group of reporters, before shouting down the hall to second-year guard Devin Booker. “THIS WAY! The gym’s this way.”
Booker turned around silently and jogged toward the basketball court.
On Friday night at the Honda Center in Anaheim, Watson’s Suns faced the Lakers in a matchup of the NBA’s youngest head coaches. Watson is 37, a year older than Lakers Coach Luke Walton. They’re...