Sources told ESPN’s Adrian Wozniacki that the Los Angeles Lakers have hired their new head coach, Darwin Ham.
Prior to joining the Lockers, he served as an assistant to current NBA champion Milwaukee Bucks. He has worked under Milwaukee head coach Mike Budenholzer Since 2013, when the couple was with the Atlanta Hawks.
This is not the first time Ham has worked in Los Angeles. He was a lockers assistant from 2011-2013. He finished Los Angeles 33-49 and missed last season, picking up a team that had fallen short of expectations last season. He has been appointed to replace Frank Vogel, who was sacked by the team in April.
Lockers Superstar LeBron James He was one of the first players to welcome his new coach to the team.
Very excited !!!!!!!! Congratulations and welcome coach DHam !! ⁇ # Lake Show⁇
– LeBron James (ங் KingJames) May 28, 2022
“This Major..Congrats de Ham !!!”
For the first time the head coach played eight NBA seasons for six teams and won the championship in 2004 with the Detroit Pistons.
While Ham was in Detroit, he played in four games against James, who was with the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Lockers Legend Magic Johnson Expressed his excitement For new additions.
“I’m glad the Lakers have appointed Darwin Hame as coach. Congratulations !!”
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Hamin likes some ex-players Bobby Portis And Tone Maker are one of the ones to weigh in on Twitter.
Coach Ham greets OG https://t.co/5f9jfBOAKc
– Bobby BP Portistime (BPortistime) May 28, 2022
I’m so excited about my guy DHam !!
– Thon Maker ™ (ThonMaker14) May 28, 2022
Congratulations to Darwin Ham … he waited for his turn and did everything right !!! Best Rent for Locker Nation …
– DeMarre Carroll (M DeMarreCarroll1) May 28, 2022
Yes sir !!!!!! https://t.co/bifSHot66j
– Kenny Base (24Bazemore) May 28, 2022
Long time to come !!!!!! https://t.co/5luIPvkBxG
– Jason “The Jet” Terry (jasonterry31) May 28, 2022
– 35 (Chriswood_5) May 28, 2022
Great rental, de ham is a great coach and person. The best in Michigan! Congratulations de ham. https://t.co/P2Ttq8S4l7
– Wilson Chandler (wilsonchandler) May 28, 2022