Albuquerque native James Borrego returns to the Spurs bench this season. He played his college ball at San Diego, where he made West Coast Conference All-Academic team his senior year.In April, it was rumored that Borrego might land the head coaching job at New Mexico. Probably because if he waits, he will have a chance to get an NBA head coaching job at some point. Chip Engelland is ready for his 13th season as a Spurs assistant. He bounced around a few semi-pro teams from 1984-1991. In 1979, when he was a high school senior in Los Angeles, he led the city in scoring, showing off his silky smooth jumper.Many people believe he will be the next Spurs coach, should Pop ever decide to call it a career.
Every time Pop loses one of his assistants, he plugs in another coach and continues to preach defense and ball movement.
Brett Brown is trusting the process in Philadelphia, ready for his fifth year with the 76ers.
Mike Budenholzer will begin his fifth year with the Atlanta Hawks.
As previously reported, the two allegedly met over the holiday weekend.
And since their ‘meeting’, they’ve been doing a bit of cup cakin’ on Instagram.He has been dating actress Nia Long since 2010, and they had a baby in 2011, Kez Sunday Udoka.