Older NBA coaches seem to be onboard amidst COVID-19 concerns

Anthony Sain

At one time several NBA coaches had a spotlight on them stemming from reports that the NBA had concerns about them participating due to older people being more susceptible to acquiring COVID-19.  Some assistant coaches have opted out of participating in the league's restart but as of yet, no head coaches have declined.

New Orleans Pelicans Head Coach Alvin Gentry and Houston Rockets Head Mike D'Antoni are both onboard after previous concerns.

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