The Milwaukee Bucks have reached an agreement for Larry Drew to become the team's next head coach. In a statement yesterday, general manager John Hammond told reporters that Drew's experience as both a coach and player make him the right fit to lead the Bucks.
“We are pleased to reach an agreement with Larry Drew to become head coach of the Milwaukee Bucks,” said Hammond. “After a thorough search and interview process, it was clear to us that Larry’s track record in Atlanta, along with his experience as an assistant coach and player, make him the right choice to lead our club. We look forward to what he will bring to this franchise and we welcome him and his family to Milwaukee.”