According to Tuesday reports, the Memphis Grizzlies have landed a highly promising young coach in Taylor Jenkins.
The Milwaukee Bucks assistant coach is expected to be formally announced by the Grizzlies on Wednesday.
Taylor Jenkins will be tasked with developing the young players on the Memphis roster. He has a solid reputation as a coach and tactician, but this is his first head coaching job.
In Memphis, he will be working with young forward Jaren Jackson Jr, and veteran Mike Conley Jr. As well as that, the team hopes to draft Murray State guard Ja Morant in the NBA Draft next week.
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