Sixers’ assistant Ime Udoka leads the way as the next Chicago Bulls coach
The Chicago Bulls are trying to build on a new mentality and transform their “culture” under the new president of basketball operations Arturas Karnisovas.
Probably outside with Jim BoylenThe Chicago Bulls are currently reviewing several candidates for the position of head coach. One of the newest names that came up is, according to Ime Udoka, the 76’s assistant coach Joe Cowley of the Chicago Sun-Times
Udoka, a former NBA role player, was hired as an assistant coach with Greg Popovich in San Antonio in 2012. He stayed with the Spurs for 7 years (2012-2019) before joining the Sixers to replace Monty Williams last summer as head coach in Phoenix.
Udoka played seven years in the NBA from 2003 to 2011 and spent three seasons with the San Antonio Spurs. It was the biggest tenure of his career in a team. He also stopped at the Los Angeles Lakers, the New York Knicks, the Portland Trail Blazers and the Sacramento Kings.