The Thunder have agreed to hire former Pelicans coach Monty Williams as an assistant under Billy Donovan.
Pelicans GM Dell Demps said that management viewed the decision to fire Monty Williams as best for the long-term success of the organization, and that there is currently no timetable on finding their next head coach.
The New Orleans Pelicans have fired head coach Monty Williams.
Monty Williams said he's not worried about his job security after being swept in the first round of the playoffs.
Monty Williams said that he will continue to fiddle with rotations during Game 4 of the preseason, but Game 5 and 6 will look more like regular season rotations.
The Pelicans are "aggressively" trying to trade into the first round, according to Yahoo! Sports.
Pelicans coach Monty Williams feels his team needs to add a center and a wing shooter this offseason.
The Pelicans are believed to be re-designing Pierre the Pelican's head to make him "less scary" before All-Star weekend.
The Pelicans unveiled their new uniforms Thursday.
The Pelicans aren't seriously negotiating with any other free agent as they wait for Tyreke Evans to decide on whether he'll sign their four-year, $44 million offer sheet, league sources told John Reid of the Times Picayune.
Magic waived forward Monty Williams.
Magic acquired forward Monty Williams from the Sixers for a 2004 second-round draft pick and cash.
Monty Williams is considering retirement because of continued soreness in his left knee.
Monty Williams, who has been out with a knee injury, was not on the bench for last night's game.