Houston Rockets coach Mike D’Antoni has knowledgeable the franchise that he’s changing into a training free agent and received’t return to the group subsequent season, he instructed ESPN on Sunday.
“It’s with great unhappiness and gratitude that my spouse Laurel and I announce that our unbelievable journey in Houston has ended for now and that we’ll be transferring to a brand new chapter,” D’Antoni instructed ESPN in a press release.
D’Antoni, whose contract expired with the top of Houston’s season within the Western Convention semifinals on Saturday, turned down extension provides earlier than the season.
He shall be thought of amongst a bunch of candidates for the Philadelphia 76ers’ teaching opening, sources instructed ESPN.
Supply: Adrian Wojnarowski on Twitter