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Which is the better fit for Terry Stotts: Orlando or Indiana?

Former Portland Trail Blazers head coach Terry Stotts is linked to the Orlando Magic and Indiana Pacers jobs. Both vacancies have occurred over the past week with the Magic mutually parting ways with Steve Clifford and the Pacers firing Nate Bjorkgren after a season. Stotts seems to be in an...
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Former Blazers Coach Terry Stotts Mentioned For 1 Head Coaching Vacancy

Less than a week after he and the Portland Trail Blazers parted ways after nine seasons, Terry Stotts is already being mentioned as a candidate for one head coaching vacancy. Shortly after the Indiana Pacers officially moved on from Nate Bjorkgren on Wednesday, Yahoo’s Chris Haynes reported that the team is expected to look at Stotts to replace him. Subsequent reports have confirmed Haynes’ assertion.
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NBA coaching tracker, latest updates: Pacers part ways with Nate Bjorkgren; Blazers move on from Terry Stotts

The NBA playoffs are in full swing, and as teams get bounced from the postseason, coaches are getting the pink slip as franchises try to overhaul things before next season. Shortly after a first-round exit in the postseason, the Portland Trail Blazers decided to part ways with Terry Stotts, who is the second-winningest coach in franchise history. After several years of disappointing playoff performances that peaked with a trip to the Western Conference finals in 2019. The Blazers feel a change in head coach could be what this squad needs to finally get over that hump.
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Trail Blazers Rumors: Nets' Mike D'Antoni Interested in Replacing Terry Stotts as HC

Brooklyn Nets assistant coach Mike D'Antoni reportedly has "serious interest" in the Portland Trail Blazers' head coaching vacancy after the team parted ways with Terry Stotts. Sam Amick of The Athletic reported Thursday it's unclear whether Blazers general manager Neil Olshey will consider D'Antoni, who has built a reputation as...
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Nate Bjorkgren fired, Indiana eyeing Terry Stotts as new head coach

The Indiana Pacers are parting ways with head coach Nate Bjorkgren, and could look to replace with him with Terry Stotts. Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN reported Bjorkgren was told of the decision on Wednesday after meeting with Pacers management on Tuesday:. “Bjorkgren was informed today of decision to dismiss him,...

Terry Stotts linked to vacant Pacers opening after leaving the Blazers

Less than 24 hours after blowing a 14-point lead to lose a first-round series to Denver, the Trail Blazers and Terry Stotts mutually decided to part ways. Since then, Stotts has been linked to two NBA jobs. First, Jason Quick of The Athletic reported Stotts and his agent wanted to...
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Pacers Rumors: Terry Stotts Expected to Be HC Candidate After Nate Bjorkgren Firing

The Indiana Pacers reportedly fired head coach Nate Bjorkgren Wednesday after just one year with the team, per ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski. Wojnarowski also noted Indiana will look for a "more experienced, established head coach" to fill the opening. Chris Haynes of Yahoo Sports reported former Portland Trail Blazers coach Terry...
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Pacers firmly targeting Terry Stotts to be new head coach

The Indiana Pacers have finally made the decision to move on from head coach Nate Bjorkgren after just one season as the team’s head coach. Following an incredibly disappointing and frustrating 2020-21 NBA season, the team will be looking for a new head coach for the second offseason in a row. Terry Stotts appears to be the primary target.

Toronto Raptors should hire Terry Stotts as an assistant after Portland exit

PORTLAND, OREGON - MARCH 23: Head coach Terry Stotts of the Portland Trail Blazers (Photo by Steph Chambers/Getty Images) The Toronto Raptors and their fans seemed to adopt the Portland Trail Blazers as their playoff team of choice following the Norman Powell trade, but even the backing of Canada was not enough to push Damian Lillard and Terry Stotts to the next round of the playoffs.

Damian Lillard pens goodbye to Terry Stotts, Blazers assistants

With the Portland Trail Blazers heading in another direction by mutually parting ways with Terry Stotts, Damian Lillard took to Instagram to pay his respects. Lillard wrote: It was an amazing 9 years. Terry has been the only coach I’ve known as a pro and is a great person and coach. Thankful for the freedom he gave and trust he gave me from Day 1 and allowing me to grow into the player I am now. Change has always been hard for me and this is no different... I will miss Nate, jimbo, Oz, and Juice man... all great men before great coaches... hard to even think about them not being around and still living where we’ve made so many memories. Best wishes!

Neil Olshey says Blazers had 'reached a ceiling' with Terry Stotts

For the eighth-consecutive postseason, the Trail Blazers fell short of their championship-sized expectations when the Denver Nuggets defeated Portland in six games to eliminate them from playoff contention. Another brutal first-round exit. Despite acquiring Robert Covington and Derrick Jones Jr. last offseason, trading for Norman Powell at the NBA’s trade...