New Orleans Pelicans assistant coach Jeff Bzdelik and Los Angeles Lakers assistant coach Lionel Hollins will not join their respective teams Orlando Complete the 2019-20 NBA season.
Both Bzdelik and Hollins are marked by the alliance as high-risk candidates for coronavirus infection.
The Centers for Disease Control points out that people over the age of 65 are more likely to face serious illness due to COVID-19.
“Frankly, we have several employees who cannot join the bubble. We need to be in the bubble. But the environment does not allow us to do so, that is only part of the pandemic life and the situation we are in,” Franks coach of the Lakers. Vogel (Frank Vogel) passed ESPN.
According to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN, Jeff Bzdelik will not join his team.
His agent Warren LeGarie told ESPN that New Orleans Pelicans deputy head coach Jeff Bzdelik is 67 years old and will not join the Orlando team. The organization supported the decision.
-Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) July 3, 2020
So far, head coaches Alvin Gentry, Greg Popovich and Mike D’Antoni, who are over 65 years old, are planning to travel to Orlando with their team.