• Sources: Griz hire Joerger to replace Hollins

    Summary of 2 articles · Updated Jun 25, 2013
    This would be Joerger's first NBA head coaching job. The 39-year-old Joerger emerged as a favorite for the position after Grizzlies management granted Hollins permission to seek out other coaching opportunities. In the three seasons under Joerger's direction, the defense has improved from ninth overall in 2010-11, to seventh in 2011-12, then ranked second in the NBA during the Grizzlies' historic 2012-13 season. He had been an assistant the past six seasons with the Grizzlies under coach Marc Iavaroni and...
    Sources: ESPN.com nba.com

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