Nate McMillan Named Atlanta Hawks Interim Head Coach
Provided By - Video Elephant on March 02, 2021
The Atlanta Hawks have named Nate McMillan as interim head coach after their decision to fire Lloyd Pierce.
The decision was made at a time when the Hawks sit 11th in the Eastern Conference with a record of 14-20.
We have high expectations for our team on the court and we believe by making this change now that we can have a strong second half of the season, Atlanta Hawks President of Basketball Operations / General Manager Travis Schlenk.
Pierce took over as head coach of the Hawks in May 2011 and had a record of 63-120.
McMillan has had previous coaching spells with the Seattle Supersonics, Portland Trail Blazers and Indiana Pacers.
McMillan has a record of 661 wins and 588 losses in 16 seasons of being a head coach in the NBA.