Hupu News, October 8th. Today, the Kings officially announced the former Pelicans coach Elvin Gentry as the team's chief assistant through the social media Twitter officer, and produced a welcome poster for him.
According to previous reports, Gentry and the current Kings coach Luke Wharton's experience in the Warriors cooperation made the Kings quickly reached an agreement on the joining of Gentry.
In the 2014-15 season, Gentry was the Warriors' chief assistant, and Wharton was a member of the Warriors' assistant team.
In the 2019-20 season, Wharton coached the Kings in the regular season with 31 wins and 41 losses, ranking 12th in the Western Conference, missed the playoffs for 14 consecutive seasons, the longest current league record.
In the 2019-20 season, the Pelicans coached by Gentry scored 30 wins and 42 losses in the regular season, ranking 13th in the West.