In seven seasons as a WNBA coach, Bill Laimbeer became so much more than a "Bad Boy." And everything he accomplished in Detroit helped prepare him to start a coaching career in the NBA.
The Sun might not have much sizzle and flash. And that's just fine in Mike Thibault's system, a model of basketball efficiency that has led to two trips to the WNBA finals.
Former Milwaukee Bucks assistant Mike Thibault was hired to coach the WNBA's Connecticut Sun on Friday.