Memphis Grizzlies’ Van Exel Says ‘Nah’ to New York Knicks
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By Christian Dudley

LOS ANGELES, CA – NOVEMBER 04: Memphis Grizzlies Assistant Coach Nick Van Exel looks on before an NBA game between the Memphis Grizzlies and the Los Angeles Clippers on November 4, 2017 at STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, CA (Photo by Brian Rothmuller/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)

 David Fizdale of the New York Knicks has attempted to scoop a portion of the Memphis Grizzlies’ coaching staff, but it looks as if he will be at least somewhat unsuccessful.

It has been a busy NBA offseason with several clubs making changes at the helm of their ship. There have been hires as well as fires.

As expected, David Fizdale was swooped off the market rather quickly. After being relieved of his head coaching duties with the Memphis Grizzlies just 19 games into the 2017-18 season, the New York Knicks recently decided to roll the dice on Fizdale.

Shortly after the Knicks made their hire, David Fizdale went into the laboratory to build his staff of assistants.

Would there be bad blood with Memphis employees? In order to be the most successful, should Fizdale elect to bring aboard co-workers of the Miami Heat championship...



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