Tiger Fighting, October 16 According to a report by Yahoo Sports reporter Chris Haynes, NBA star Gary Payton revealed that he is ready to start his next chapter, coaching in the NBA, and he is eager to join a team’s coaching staff. .
Tiger Fighting，10月16日，据Yahoo Sports记者克里斯·海恩斯（Chris Haynes）的报道，NBA球星加里·佩顿（Gary Payton）透露，他已经准备好开始下一个赛季，在NBA执教，并且他渴望加入球队的教练组。 。
"I talked about this before, but the timing was wrong. I believe I am ready to coach now. Many young NBA players are only one person who can guide them before they develop their true potential. I want to join an NBA team. The coaching staff, a coaching staff where I can help and guide the players, let the players work hard, stay focused, make them determined, and become reliable contributors to the team’s success. This is all that must be done." Payton said .
Payton finally said: "I have knowledge to share, and I am ready to help."
Payton was selected by the Sonics with the second overall pick in the first round of the 1990 NBA Draft. He was selected to the All-Star nine times in his career, the first team of the All-NBA team two times, the second team five times, the third team two times, and nine times. Selected for the first team of the best defensive team, 1 time for the second defense, 1 time for the best defensive player, helped the Heat win the 2005-06 season championship, was selected into the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame in 2013.