Three months removed from firing Maurice Cheeks and one month removed from parting ways with Joe Dumars, the Pistons have made a hire.
According to Yahoo Sports, the Pistons have offered Van Gundy full control of basketball operations and the role of head coach.
Is this ranking fair to John Loyer?
The Detroit Pistons fired former coach Maurice Cheeks because team owner Tom Gores shared a common public opinion that the team’s record does not match its talent, so interim coach John Loyer has switched up what the Pistons do on offense and defense to try to get the most out of the group.
As Detroit tries to get back into the playoff picture, a miniseries with the Charlotte Bobcats will be one of their best opportunities.
The NBA All-Star Break will not be a vacation for Detroit Pistons interim coach John Loyer.
Not all head coaches work one-on-one daily with players, so Loyer’s has continuing tutelage of Singler is a little bit surprising.
Currently on a three-game win streak and on the cusp of the All-Star Break, the Pistons cannot slip into the vacation mindset just yet.
Even as they built a sizable lead in the second half, up to 23 points, the Pistons never let off the gas. That thrilled interim coach John Loyer.
The head coaching career of John Loyer could hardly have started any better than it did Monday night.