Since Walton and Kings manager Vlade Divac are meeting An official announcement is expected after this weekend, sources told ESPN.
He also finished his third season as head coach with a frustrating and unsatisfactory 37-45 record in a season that began with gigantic expectations after LeBron James‘ arrival.
Divac fired Kings coach Dave Joerger on Thursday. Sacramento finished in 2013 to 39-43 — the most wins to the franchise as the 2005-06 season. Assistant general manager Brandon Williams was allowed go.
Sacramento averaged 114.2 points a match this year, which ranked ninth in the league, with point protector De’Aaron Fox growing into one of the NBA’s bright young stars. The team’s offensive outcome signal a growth of 15.4 points a match following the Kings finished last in the NBA in 98.8 points throughout the 201718 season.
ESPN’s Ohm Youngmisuk led to this record.