Dave Joerger, who interviewed for the Indiana Pacers head coaching job, is under consideration to join Doc Rivers staff in Philadelphia, according to a league source.
Source: Frank Isola of ESPN (Twitter)
Dave Joerger took a season off from
coaching after being let go from Sacramento in 2019. Before then,
Joerger got his first head coaching gig in the NBA with the Memphis
Joerger has had some success as a head coach in the league, but has yet to lead a team deep into the playoffs. Learning from Doc Rivers on the sidelines would certainly bolster his resume and that could be a reason why Joerger would be willing to accept an assistant role at this stage in his coaching career.