The Phoenix Suns have turned to a man with 17 years of experience as an NBA player, but none as a coach, to take over the flagging team that hasn't been this bad halfway through a season in a quarter century.
The Suns' head coach, who spent time with as the Clippers' coach, finally found the right fit.
Thanks to a firm hand and an insistence on doing things his way, the Suns' Alvin Gentry can finally see how the other half lives in the NBA. Even down 2-0 to the Lakers, the view is nice.
Lakers coach Phil Jackson says