While some might question the hiring, the Knicks might have finally found their man in Tom Thibodeau.
The New York Knicks announced the hiring of Tom Thibodeau Thursday after the two sides were finalizing a five-year deal.
Thibodeau has coached two different in his career with the Chicago Bulls and the Minnesota Timberwolves. During his five seasons in Chicago, he led the team to the playoffs every season, but never making the finals. He lead the Timberwolves to the playoffs just once in his three seasons with the team. Thibodeau was out of coaching this season after putting together a 352-246...
While Tom Thibodeau appears to be the top choice to coach the New York Knicks, don't count Jason Kidd out.
Tom Thibodeau was the leading candidate for the New York Knicks job at one point and was in contract talks. Reports have that the negotiations have stalled out resulting in Jason Kidd emerging as the new leading candidate.
The New York Post has reported Kidd's interview with the Knicks impressed the upper office. Kidd is wanting to coach the New York Knicks and is looking to earn the job. A source told the Post that Thibodeau has a 65% chance of...