Report: Lakers to interview David Blatt, interested in Doug Collins

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The Lakers are reportedly prioritizing free-agent recruitment in their coaching search.

So how about someone who reportedly alienated every veteran player at his last job?

Marc Stein of ESPN:

Sources say the Lakers also plan to interview former Cleveland Cavaliers coach David Blatt

Or maybe a candidate who reportedly wore down all the players at his last job by being overbearing?


NBA coaching sources say that the Lakers also have interest in

ESPN’s Doug Collins

The Lakers are casting a wide net. There’s no harm in talking to Blatt or Collins, but to put it kindly, they seem like strange fits.