Boston’s Assistant Tom Thibodeau Receiving Coaching Offers

May 24th, 2010 by Tony Santorsa Leave a reply »
Reports via CSN New England have stated that Boston Celtics Associate Assistant Head Coach, Tom Thibodeau will be receiving job offers regarding NBA Head Coach vacancies this off-season.

The teams that have been in the mix of rumors regarding Thibodeau are the following: New Orleans Hornets, Chicago Bulls, and New Jersey Nets. It is expected that New Orleans will be offering Thibodeau a contact offer in the up-coming weeks. Also, there have been reports that the Chicago Bulls have requested permission to interview the Celtics' assistant. 

Tom Thibodeau has led his team to finish in the top 10 in defensive categories 15 times in his career at Boston. Most recently, he has helped the Celtics finish in the top five defensive categories over the past few seasons. 

Thibodeau is a strong defensive coach that can install the "intense" Boston Celtics defense in whom ever team he coaches, if he chooses to part ways with the Green. He has the 2008 NBA Championship under his belt and he is currently in the running to add another title this year. 


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