Welcome to MotoHouston.com! You are currently viewing our forums as a guest which gives you limited access to the community. By joining our free community you will have access to great discounts from our sponsors, the ability to post topics, communicate privately with other members, respond to polls, upload content, free email, classifieds, and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free, join our community!
If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact us.
|Like us on Facebook! Regular shirt GIVEAWAYS and more|
Share This Thread:
|Subscribe to this Thread||Thread Tools|
|05-13-2016, 11:30 AM||#1|
Join Date: Nov 2008
Feedback Rating: (0)
Kenny Smith meets with Rockets about head coaching job
The Houston Rockets search for a new head coach continued with an interview with former Rockets guard and current television analyst Kenny Smith.
Smith was a starter on the Rockets two championship teams in 1994 and 1995 and has been an NBA analyst since 1998.
He has no coaching experience.
"We had a first date. We had a good first date."" Smith told TMZ Sports of his initial meeting with the Rockets.
"I'm considering it. I'm interested," Smith said.
"It's the team I played with, but right now it's more about finishing out the season."
Smith will continue in his analyst role for TNT as they broadcast the western conference finals matchup between the Oklahoma CIty Thunder and the Golden State Warriors.
Houston has already interviewed several candidates including former Suns head coach Jeff Hornacek, Clippers assistant head coach Sam Cassell and Rockets assistant Chris Finch.
There are five NBA head coaching jobs open with the most recent opening coming in Orlando after Scott Skiles resigned as Magic head coach after just one season on Thursday.
Memphis, New York and Indiana are the other teams still searching for a new head coach.
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Rockets to interview former player Kenny Smith for vacant head coaching position||NewsBot||Sports||0||05-09-2016 04:40 PM|
|Rockets coaching search broadens||NewsBot||Sports||0||05-05-2016 11:00 AM|
|Charles Barkley and Kenny Smith on Rockets' playoff chances||NewsBot||Sports||0||04-01-2016 06:40 PM|
|North Carolina coaching great Dean Smith dies at 83||NewsBot||Sports||0||02-08-2015 09:50 AM|
|Gary Kubiak to rejoin Texans, resume head coaching duties vs. Oakland||NewsBot||Sports||0||11-11-2013 02:20 PM|