Atlanta Hawks targeting David Blatt as assistant coach
According to rumors from Russia and United States, David Blatt could become an Assistant coach in Atlanta Hawks in NBA league.
Rumors said that Larry Drew has come to Israel today to watch and analyze David Blatt’s work with Israel’s champions and “pride of Israel”, Maccabi Electra.
David Blatt is Head Coach of Maccabi Electra and Head Coach of Russian National team. If this will be confirmed, this will be another one proof of David Blatt’s quality work as Basketball coach.
Definitely one of the best European Basketball coaches at the moment reached Bronze medal with National team of Russia at London 2012 Olympic Games.
In his career, David Blatt coached many teams and National teams as: Benetton Treviso, Efes Pilsen, CSKA Moscow, Dynamo Moscow, BC Aris, National team of Israel, National team of Russia.
This would be a smart hire by the Hawks. It gives them a quality coach on Drew’s bench and potentially a future head coach if management ever decides to go that direction.
It will be very interesting to see what will happen about this case, so stay with us and expect more news as soon as possible.