Official Coaching Candidates Thread

Discussion in 'Pistons and NBA' started by blueadams, Apr 18, 2013.

  1. J-Train

    J-Train Team Captain Forum Donor

    Joined:
    Jun 18, 2006
    Messages:
    589
    Likes Received:
    260
    No, but it fits very well with what Platinum Equity does. They don't always make wholesale management changes to the businesses they acquire. A lot of what they do revolves around using their team of management consultants to tweak operations. Using a consultant to assist management would be very natural to Gores.
     
    Nemo and linwood like this.
  2. Pwn Toney

    Pwn Toney All-Star Forum Donor

    Joined:
    Aug 14, 2005
    Messages:
    3,341
    Likes Received:
    530
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Portland, OR
    :wedgie:
     
  3. BallDon'tLie

    BallDon'tLie All-Star 3x Fantasy Champion

    Joined:
    Nov 5, 2005
    Messages:
    6,912
    Likes Received:
    3,116
    Location:
    Denver, CO
    I see what you did there.
    [​IMG]
     
  4. TaS

    TaS All-Star Forum Donor

    Joined:
    Sep 1, 2005
    Messages:
    17,734
    Likes Received:
    3,081
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Chicaaago
    Larry Brown: died in a bizarre accident at the Garden
    Philip 'Flip' Saunders: choked to death on the fans' vomit
    Michael 'Tablecloth' Curry: exploded courtside during 1st round of the playoffs
    John 'Sean Penn' Kuester: exploded oncourt after calling 30 second timeout
    Lawrence 'Doogie' Frank: missing; presumed dead or returned to the world of college basketball
     
    BallDon'tLie likes this.
  5. Walter

    Walter All-Star Forum Donor

    Joined:
    Jan 30, 2009
    Messages:
    4,913
    Likes Received:
    1,664
    Gender:
    Male
    If Gores and Jackson are good friends, it probably went like this:

    - So Tom, how are you enjoying NBA ownership?
    - Dude, it's been a disaster.
    - I can tell. You need some help?
    - Hell yeah. Do you know any good coaches? Joe's talking about guy whose name I can't even pronounce. Apparently he is a Serbian version of you.
    - Ha ha ha ha...
    - Ha ha ha haaa....
     
  6. coynejeremy

    coynejeremy All-Star Administrator 1x Fantasy Champion Forum Donor

    Joined:
    Oct 9, 2005
    Messages:
    6,306
    Likes Received:
    1,223
    Location:
    Georgetown, KY
    So much win!


    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
     
  7. BillLaimbeer

    BillLaimbeer All-Star 4x Fantasy Champion Forum Donor

    Joined:
    Sep 7, 2005
    Messages:
    15,937
    Likes Received:
    3,882
    Location:
    Michigan
  8. pass99

    pass99 All-Star Forum Donor

    Joined:
    Aug 6, 2006
    Messages:
    2,742
    Likes Received:
    417
  9. coynejeremy

    coynejeremy All-Star Administrator 1x Fantasy Champion Forum Donor

    Joined:
    Oct 9, 2005
    Messages:
    6,306
    Likes Received:
    1,223
    Location:
    Georgetown, KY
    linwood and Ernie the Slow Adult like this.
  10. Ernie the Slow Adult

    Ernie the Slow Adult All-Star Forum Donor

    Joined:
    Feb 10, 2006
    Messages:
    6,695
    Likes Received:
    1,657
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Parts Unknown
    You've got to figure guys like Pop are telling this cat not to take the Pistons job just like the top NFL coaches would tell their guys to stay away from Oakland and Al Davis. If he's waited this long he doesn't need this job.

    This guy seems like he's more in their league unfortunately. He fills the box score of buffoonery.
     
  11. BillLaimbeer

    BillLaimbeer All-Star 4x Fantasy Champion Forum Donor

    Joined:
    Sep 7, 2005
    Messages:
    15,937
    Likes Received:
    3,882
    Location:
    Michigan
    blueadams = wiggles? Have you ever seen them together?
     
  12. coynejeremy

    coynejeremy All-Star Administrator 1x Fantasy Champion Forum Donor

    Joined:
    Oct 9, 2005
    Messages:
    6,306
    Likes Received:
    1,223
    Location:
    Georgetown, KY
    Yes.


    Check out the 2:18 mark in particular.
     
  13. pass99

    pass99 All-Star Forum Donor

    Joined:
    Aug 6, 2006
    Messages:
    2,742
    Likes Received:
    417
    Time and circumstance. You wait because it feels good to ride on and out a winner. This time around, let us not forget, you no longer are at the mercy of a singular GM who is weakened, or an owner that figures he might become an embarrassment. He will have 100% backing and the players will know it. That is all he needs (whomever that may be).
     
    Nemo likes this.
  14. Mogilny

    Mogilny All-Star Forum Donor

    Joined:
    Jan 22, 2010
    Messages:
    3,060
    Likes Received:
    1,301
  15. Ernie the Slow Adult

    Ernie the Slow Adult All-Star Forum Donor

    Joined:
    Feb 10, 2006
    Messages:
    6,695
    Likes Received:
    1,657
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Parts Unknown
    That was a pretty good piece on McMillan.
     
  16. TaS

    TaS All-Star Forum Donor

    Joined:
    Sep 1, 2005
    Messages:
    17,734
    Likes Received:
    3,081
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Chicaaago
    Seems like a safe way to be mildly competitive with the players that are willing to adhere to conformity.
     
  17. Mogilny

    Mogilny All-Star Forum Donor

    Joined:
    Jan 22, 2010
    Messages:
    3,060
    Likes Received:
    1,301
    Darrell Walker may be Joes guy. He learned the trait as an assistant coach behind Curry and Kuester and he is also the brain behind the Summers pick:

    NBA rumors: Darrell Walker a candidate for Pistons' coaching job - Detroit Bad Boys
     
  18. coynejeremy

    coynejeremy All-Star Administrator 1x Fantasy Champion Forum Donor

    Joined:
    Oct 9, 2005
    Messages:
    6,306
    Likes Received:
    1,223
    Location:
    Georgetown, KY
    Mogilny likes this.
  19. Nemo

    Nemo Fantasy-Football Snub Forum Donor

    Joined:
    Dec 1, 2006
    Messages:
    12,306
    Likes Received:
    1,503
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Lake Elmo
    wow...that's cold :cold: ............ :)
     
  20. LA Dre

    LA Dre All-Star 1x Fantasy Champion Forum Donor

    Joined:
    Sep 1, 2005
    Messages:
    12,983
    Likes Received:
    1,931
    Location:
    Rancho Cucamonga, CA
    Now that the Nets are going fishing, PJ Carlisemo is now available....wonder if Phil will recommend him??? In fact I wonder now if Phil will think about Brooklyn as a spot for himself??
     

Share This Page