Kerr’s Talented Group of Assistants

Cool article on the dynamics within the Golden State Warriors coaching staff. You have to give Kerr credit for having the humility to seek out and hire people that were better than he was at certain aspects (Adams: defense, Gentry: offense) of the game. The article also offers some really good insight into Golden State’s move to put Andrew Bogut on Tony Allen prior to game 4 of the Western Conference Semifinals.

“Steve is one of those guys–he’s secure in his own skin,” Adams said. “He’s a bright guy; he’s had a wealth of basketball experience. OK, so he’s learning the coaching thing this year and I would say he’s learned it at a high rate and very well.