He Fenerbahce Turkish has already found a substitute for Zelijko Obradovic. Igor Kokoskov He will coach the Turks next season, to replace one of the most successful coaches in history.
The Serbian was the first European coach to lead an NBA franchise, since in 2017 he took over the position of “coach” of the Phoenix Suns, after winning the Slovenian champions of Luka Doncic from the Eurobasket 2017.
Kokoskov combined Luke Walton’s assistant position at the Kings with that of Serbian coach. Now he will return to European team basketball to follow in the footsteps of a true bench legend and be able to get a new Euroleague for one of the most powerful teams on the old continent.
Kokoskov was Luke Walton’s top assistant with Kings. As Slovenia’s head coach, he was part of a EuroBasket title in 2017 with Luka Doncic leading the way. Kokoskov replaces the legendary Zelijko Obradovic with Fenerbache. https://t.co/0GlwCLvNoy
– Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) July 2, 2020