Sunday , May , 11 , 2008 C.Y. Ellis

Jerry Stackhouse Approves of Rick Carlisle Hiring

For all of those who don’t get it, for the skeptics who can’t get excited about the Mavericks’ coaching hire, Jerry Stackhouse wants to put your minds at ease.

"He’s the best guy available and the best coach for our team with our personalities," said Stackhouse, who played for Carlisle in Detroit. "He’s the best fit without question.

"There are not enough positive things I can say about him." [Dallas Morning News]