Wolves interim head coach Sam Mitchell said that he understands what Flip Saunders wants from him.
With Timberwolves head coach and team president Flip Saunders currently battling cancer, Sam Mitchell is expected to soon be named Minnesota's interim head coach, according to sources of Adrian Wojnarowski.
Sam Mitchell will join the Minnesota Timberwolves as an assistant coach, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports.
Sam Mitchell has emerged as a serious candidate to be the Timberwolves next head coach, league sources told Yahoo Sports.
Sam Mitchell could get consideration to replace Rick Adelman as Minnesota's next head coach, and the Star Tribune's Patrick Reusse thinks he's a logical choice.
The National Post is reporting that Raptors coach Sam Mitchell has, in fact, won the NBA's coach of the year honors.
Sam Mitchell was voted worst coach in the league in a poll of 248 NBA players.