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While Frank Vogel was thanked by the Los Angeles Lakers, the Angelinos are interested in the coach of the Toronto Raptors, Nick Nurse.
Titled in 2020, the Los Angeles Lakers have just gone through a very complex season. Indeed, the Angelinos finished in 11th place in the Western Conference standings, with a record of 33 wins and 49 losses. While the purple and gold will not participate in the Playoffs, the front office of the franchise has already made a very strong decision, that of separating from Frank Vogel. Currently looking for a new coach, Rob Pelinka would have set his sights on the current tactician of Toronto Raptors.
Lakers interested in Nick Nurse
According to information from Shams Charaniathe Los Angeles Lakers are currently looking into the succession of Frank Vogeland are interested in Nick Nurse. “Among the priorities for the coaching position, the Lakers are targeting the Raptors, Nick Nurse. The latter led the Raptors to the title in 2019, and signed a contract extension in 2020, with two years remaining. The Lakers hope to lure Nick Nurse with the idea of coaching players like LeBron and Davis, although the coach’s interest is unknown. To acquire him, the Lakers will also have to receive permission from the Raptors for a possible trade. confided the insider, according to comments relayed by Let’s talk basketball.