Pistons make changes to staff, add Hardaway, RichardsonHardaway enters his first season as an assistant coach with the Pistons. "Tim Hardaway informed us that he has accepted an assistant coaching position with the Detroit Pistons. Official release Posted Aug 7, 2014 6:21 PM Detroit Pistons head coach and president of basketball operations Stan Van Gundy announced today that the team has named Tim Hardaway and Malik Allen as assistant coaches, Jeff Nix as assistant general manager and Quentin Richardson as director of player development. Hardaway, a five-time All-Star, averaged 17.7 points during an NBA career that lasted from 1989 to 2003. Pistons coach and team president Stan Van Gundy announced the hiring Thursday. Detroit also hired Malik Allen as an assistant coach, Jeff Nix as an assistant general manager and Quentin Richardson as director of player development. Drafted 14th overall by the Warriors in the 1989 NBA Draft, he was selected to the NBA All-Rookie First Team in 1989-90 and was a member of the USA Men's Senior National Team which captured the gold medal at the 2000 Olympics in Sydney, Australia.
Riley: 'Couldn't be more thrilled' for HardawayThe following statement was released today by Pat Riley:Source: nba.com
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