Now that Jason Kidd has made his abrupt and surprising exit from Brooklyn, the Nets need a new coach. From the moment rumors surfaced of Kidd potentially landing in Milwaukee, Lionel Hollins’ name has been mentioned as a possible replacement.
It’s official: Lionel Hollins is the next head coach of the Nets. With such a veteran-laden team, this is a good move.
Nets announce they have agreement with Lionel Hollins. Four-year deal in the $18 million range is what the sides were discussing today
— Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine) July 2, 2014