As president, coach and part owner of the Minnesota Timberwolves, Flip Saunders holds as much influence with the franchise as any coach in the NBA.
The Minnesota Timberwolves’ best days came with Flip Saunders on the sideline.
Flip Saunders is a former coach himself, so he knows how coveted a head coaching job in the NBA can be.
The Minnesota Timberwolves announced Thursday that owner Glen Taylor will not to pick up the option for next season on Kahn’s contract.
Flip Saunders was fired Tuesday as coach of the NBA-worst Washington Wizards and replaced by assistant Randy Wittman, a person with knowledge of the decision told The Associated Press.