Kentucky head basketball coach John Calipari is no stranger to job offers being thrown his direction, and he’s had no issue turning those down either.
But according to a report by Sports Illustrated, Brooklyn Nets CEO Brett Yormark has his mind set on offering Calipari an offer that will be hard to refuse. Originally reported by Yahoo’s Adrian Wojnarowski, Yormark wants the Hall of Famer as both head coach and president of the Nets.
— SI College Hoops (@si_ncaabb) January 11, 2016
The Nets just fired head coach Lionel Hollins, leaving an immediate vacancy. While this isn’t the first time Calipari has been tied to NBA rumors, this one is particularly interesting.