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David Fizdale Reveals How LeBron James Learned About Miami Heat Culture: "Some Guys He Wanted To Come Into Our Locker Room... UD And Wade Go, 'Nah, We Don't Do It Like That Here. This Is Our Space."

The Miami Heat culture has been mentioned around the league nonstop, getting more and more attention in recent years, with the team showing they are ready to do anything to win and let rivals know that they'll have a hard time trying to bring them down. Every player who's joined...
MIAMI, FL
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NBA

Utah Jazz hire David Fizdale as associate general manager

SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Jazz announced today that the team has hired David Fizdale as associate general manager. He joins the organization with 18 years of NBA coaching experience. Fizdale most recently served as an assistant coach for the Los Angeles Lakers during the 2021-22 season and...
SALT LAKE CITY, UT
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NBA

Five Things To Know About Utah Jazz Associate GM David Fizdale

Announced on Wednesday afternoon, former head coach and highly respected basketball mind David Fizdale will be joining Utah's front office as associate general manager. He will be working alongside Jazz Basketball CEO Danny Ainge and GM Justin Zanik. Here are five things to know about Fizdale:. 1.) Familiar With Big...
UTAH STATE
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LeBron James offers ecstatic reaction to David Fizdale leaving Lakers for front office position on Jazz

Los Angeles Lakers superstar LeBron James showed some serious love to David Fizdale after it was announced that he is joining the Utah Jazz’s front office. Fizdale will become the Jazz’s associate general manager after spending 18 years as a head and assistant coach in the NBA. He will be a part of a front office that consists of Danny Ainge, one of the most respected figures in the league.
LOS ANGELES, CA

Jazz hire David Fizdale as associate GM

The Jazz have reached an agreement with David Fizdale, who will join the team’s front office, sources tell Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN (Twitter link). According to Wojnarowski, Fizdale’s title in Utah will be associate general manager. The plan is for Fizdale to work closely with general manager Justin Zanik and CEO Danny Ainge.
UTAH STATE
Yardbarker

LeBron James excited David Fizdale landed job with Jazz

Fizdale, an 18-year NBA coaching veteran, will work closely with Jazz GM Justin Zanik and CEO Danny Ainge. The Jazz on Tuesday also announced their next head coach. James and Fizdale have a relationship stemming from their time together with the Miami Heat. James supported Fizdale as a head-coaching candidate and was thrilled when Fizdale got his chance with Memphis. Fizdale coached the Grizzlies from 2016 to 2017 and Knicks from 2018 to 2019.
SALT LAKE CITY, UT

Jazz hire former Celtics assistant Will Hardy as next head coach, David Fizdale as associate GM

Will Hardy — who served as Celtics head coach Ime Udoka's top assistant for one season — was part of a group of finalists for the gig that also included Boston assistant Joe Mazzulla, Toronto Raptors assistant Adrian Griffin and Jazz assistant Alex Jensen, according to Wojnarowski. The 34-year-old played Division III basketball at Williams College and began his post-playing career as a video coordinator for the San Antonio Spurs before being promoted to an assistant coach under Gregg Popovich.
BOSTON, MA
kslsports.com

Report: Jazz Hire David Fizdale As Associate General Manager

SALT LAKE CITY – The Utah Jazz plan to hire former NBA head coach David Fizdale as associate general manager, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. The NBA insider reported the news shortly after news broke that the Jazz were close to hiring Boston Celtics assistant Will Hardy as Utah’s next head coach on Tuesday, June 28.
SALT LAKE CITY, UT
slcdunk.com

Utah Jazz add David Fizdale to front office

The Utah Jazz are making headlines across the NBA today but not on the trade market. Reports have surfaced that Will Hardy will be hired as the newest head coach for the franchise. Why such news will naturally dominate the news cycle, another move was made on its heels in...
Salt Lake Tribune

Dwyane Wade, LeBron James and Gabrielle Union express support for Utah Jazz’s hire of David Fizdale

The Utah Jazz made a significant hire Tuesday afternoon — and not just the selection of Celtics assistant Will Hardy as their new head coach. Following close on the heels of the Hardy news came a report from ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski that the team was hiring longtime NBA coach David Fizdale for the position of associate general manager.
SALT LAKE CITY, UT
lakersnation.com

Lakers Rumors: David Fizdale To Interview With Jazz For Front Office Position

David Fizdale found himself a part of the coaching staff reshuffle after the Los Angeles Lakers’ appointment of Darvin Ham as the new head coach. Fizdale left the Lakers together with Mike Penberthy and John Lucas III, who served as assistant coaches under Frank Vogel. Quinton Crawford might follow suit and join the Dallas Mavericks despite reportedly agreeing to work with Ham in L.A.
LOS ANGELES, CA