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Sport Warriors have 'no doubt' Steve Kerr will coach next season

19:00  13 june  2017
19:00  13 june  2017 Source:   sportingnews.com

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Golden State Warriors general manager Bob Myers said Steve Kerr will be back to coach the 2017-18 season . “There’s no doubt in my mind that he will return as the coach of this team

Kerr has been dealing with health issues for the past two seasons .

Steve Kerr was in his usual courtside spot Monday night as the Golden State Warriors clinched their second NBA title in three years. His employers expect to see him back there for the title defense despite health issues that kept him sidelined for most of the playoffs.

"There's no doubt in my mind that he will return as the coach of this team," general manager Bob Myers told ESPN. "I'm confident we'll have him back. Steve will be our coach."

That notion was very much in question as interim head coach Mike Brown guided the Warriors through most of their nearly perfect playoff run. Shortly after Kerr stepped away from the team in late April due to debilitating migraines, the San Francisco Chronicle and other outlets speculated about the condition potentially ending his coaching career.

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The Golden State Warriors expect Steve Kerr to be their coach next season after NBA championship glory over the Cleveland Cavaliers. "There's no doubt in my mind that he will return as the coach of this team," general manager Bob Myers told ESPN.

The Golden State Warriors expect to see Steve Kerr return as coach for the defence of their NBA title despite health issues that kept him sidelined for most of the playoffs. "There's no doubt in my mind that he will return as the coach of this team," general manager Bob Myers told ESPN.

The trials of the last few months were at the front of Kerr's mind as he and his team celebrated their victory over the Cavaliers on Monday.

Steve Kerr © (Getty Images) Steve Kerr

"Winning is — winning is fantastic," Kerr said at his postgame news conference. "I've been so lucky to be part of so many championship teams as a player and now as a coach, and it never gets old. But tonight was a little different, just based on the things I've had to go through during this time."

Monday night was for appreciating the heights the Warriors reached over this past season. Kerr wasn't yet ready to disclose his thoughts on what might be on the horizon, telling SI.com: “To be honest, I’m just happy to be able to be a part of this."

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