Atlanta already has a new coach and his name is Lloyd Pierce. The 42-year-old American inherits Mike Budenholzer as his first job as a senior coach. Until now, he has only worked as an assistant, starting from the college championship from how to buy sport picks where he is at Santa Clara`s headquarters from 2003 to 2007, and then climbing the higher stairs to the NBA.
In the League, he worked consecutively for Cleveland (2007-2010), the Golden State (2010-2011), Memphis (2011-2013) and Philadelphia (2013-2018). Pierce has a bachelor`s degree in business management from Santa Clara, where for two seasons as a player he is a teammate with the two-time Most Useful Player in the NBA - Steve Nash.