Warriors hire MacLeod
Oakland, CA (Sports Network) – The Golden State Warriors announced that they
have hired John MacLeod as an assistant coach on Monday. Terms of the
agreement were not announced as per team policy.
MacLeod has over 20 years of coaching experience in the NBA, with 18 of those
seasons spent as a head coach. He ranks 15th on the all-time NBA coaching win
list with 707 career victories.
“We’re extremely pleased and fortunate to add someone the caliber of John
MacLeod to our coaching staff,” Warriors vice president of basketball
operation Chris Mullin said. “His impressive resume speaks for itself in terms
of his success in the NBA and the experience he has gained in this league. We
think he’ll make a wonderful addition to our organization and team.”
Most recently, MacLeod served as associate head coach for the Denver Nuggets
during the 2003-04 season. His first job came as head coach of the Phoenix
Suns in 1973.