Dave Joerger Named Kings Head Coach

Dave Joerger is the new head coach of the Sacramento Kings in a deal announced today by team Vice President of Basketball Operations and General Manager Vlade Divac.

“I am thrilled to welcome Dave to the Sacramento Kings,” said Divac. “He is a strong and passionate leader with a proven track record of producing results. Dave shares our focus on creating a long-term culture of winning and I look forward to a bright future ahead for the Kings with his leadership on the court.”

Previously Joerger coached the Memphis Grizzlies for three season, where he finished with a 147-99 regular season record with included trips to the playoffs each year.