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Report: Another NBA Team Has Interest In Luke Walton

Lakers head coach Luke Walton upset with a call during a game.

LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 04: Head coach Luke Walton of the Los Angeles Lakers calls for a foul during a 121-107 loss to the Toronto Raptors at Staples Center on November 4, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Earlier this week, Los Angeles Lakers president of basketball operations Magic Johnson shocked the NBA world when he held an impromptu press conference to announce his resignation.

Johnson's announcement surprised NBA circles, who expected Johnson to fire head coach Luke Walton following the 2018-19 season. With Johnson gone, Walton's future with the franchise remains in limbo.

While the Lakers decide what to do with the head coach, it seems other teams are interested in him.

According to a report from Marc Stein of the New York Times, the Sacramento Kings are interested in Walton, should he become available.

"Amid reports that Kings coach Dave Joerger's job is in jeopardy, league sources say that Sacramento would have interest in Luke Walton should they decide to go through with a coaching change," Stein reported.

Sacramento finished the season with a 39-43 record. The Kings missed the playoffs for the third-straight year under head coach Dave Joerger.

It appears general manager Vlade Divac is considering a change at the position.

Los Angeles has a major decision to make this offseason. Not only does the team have to replace Magic Johnson, but the Lakers also need to decide on whether or not Walton will return as head coach.

Stay tuned.