Lakers coach Frank Vogel gets contract extension
The Lakers announced Friday afternoon that they signed coach Frank Vogel to a contract extension.
The three-year deal Vogel originally signed was set to expire after the 2021-22 season. Terms of the new deal were not disclosed.
For the record:
9:11 a.m. Aug. 7, 2021The headline for an earlier version of this report said Frank Vogel’s contract extension was for three years. His original contract was for three years.
The Lakers finished the 2020-21 pandemic-shortened NBA season with a 52-19 record under Vogel.
Vogel has a 94-49 regular-season record in two seasons with the Lakers.
Dwight Howard signed on Friday to join the Lakers for a third time because it feels right. Trevor Ariza and Talen Horton-Tucker agree with sentiment.
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