17 year NBA veteran Lindsey Hunter is the newest addition to the Warriors coaching staff as he was let go by the Pheonix Suns when he went 12-29 in his 41 games as interim Head Coach last year. Hunter may not be a household name but if you had to describe the former guard in one word it is without a doubt, tough. Hunter was widely respected as one of the toughest defenders in the league for at least a decade. Opposing guards likely had nightmares about his full court pressure.
Hunter is a two time NBA champion with the Los Angeles Lakers in 2002 and the Detroit Pistons in 2004.Between Coach Jackson and his newest assistant the Warriors have 36 years of NBA point guard experience on the sideline. Hunter will likely help the Warriors take another stride defensively this year. But then again, Adding Andre Iguodala doesn’t hurt either.
The Warriors coaching staff as of right now reads as: