Houston Rockets coach Mike D’Antoni has knowledgeable the franchise that he’s turning into a training free agent and received’t return to the workforce subsequent season, he advised ESPN on Sunday.
“It’s with great disappointment and gratitude that my spouse Laurel and I announce that our unbelievable journey in Houston has ended for now and that we’ll be shifting to a brand new chapter,” D’Antoni advised ESPN in an announcement.
D’Antoni, whose contract expired with the tip of Houston’s season within the Western Convention semifinals on Saturday, turned down extension affords earlier than the season.
He can be thought-about amongst a bunch of candidates for the Philadelphia 76ers’ teaching opening, sources advised ESPN.
Supply: Adrian Wojnarowski on Twitter