Sport Steve Kerr plans to coach Warriors 'for a long time'

01:15  15 june  2017
01:15  15 june  2017 Source:   Sporting News

Steve Kerr returns to coach Warriors in Game 2 of the NBA Finals

  Steve Kerr returns to coach Warriors in Game 2 of the NBA Finals Kerr hasn't coached the Warriors since the first roundSteve Kerr will be back on the bench for the Golden State Warriors in Game 2 of the NBA Finals on Sunday. Kerr, who hasn’t been on the bench since the Warriors’ first-round series against the Blazers, has dealt with complications from back surgery he had two years ago.

"I'm planning to coach for a long time ," he said. Zach talks to Warriors coach Steve Kerr about the team's title run, the post-title party, LeBron's greatness, a White House visit, and more.

Kerr is not expecting to coach the Warriors for Game 1 of the NBA Finals either even though his team has had more than a week off. But as far as long -term plans go, Kerr insists he will coach again. But I have every intention to coach for a long time ,” Kerr said.

The Warriors know Steve Kerr will coach next season. Kerr plans on sticking around much longer than that.

After Golden State general manager Bob Myers said Monday he fully expects Kerr to be the team's coach next year, Kerr said Wednesday he is "planning to coach for a long time."

Speaking with ESPN's Zach Lowe on his "Lowe Post" podcast, Kerr said he knows how fortunate he is to coach "a group of players this talented who are together in their primes."

"It's so rare so I know exactly how lucky I am," Kerr said. "I love it, I love the group, I love coaching them every day, and this is what I want to do for a long time. That's the plan, so I just got to keep pushing forward."

Steve Kerr returns to coach Warriors in Game 2 of the NBA Finals

  Steve Kerr returns to coach Warriors in Game 2 of the NBA Finals Kerr hasn't coached the Warriors since the first roundSteve Kerr will be back on the bench for the Golden State Warriors in Game 2 of the NBA Finals on Sunday. Kerr, who hasn’t been on the bench since the Warriors’ first-round series against the Blazers, has dealt with complications from back surgery he had two years ago.

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As for a possible White House visit for the new NBA champions, Kerr said the unsubstantiated Tuesday report saying the team unanimously voted following the game to decline an invitation from President Donald Trump was false.

Steve Kerr © (Getty Images) Steve Kerr

"We haven't even gotten that far and all those reports are false," Kerr said. "It may be that a couple of players have been asked about it. I think Andre [Iguodala] and Draymond [Green] may have been asked about it, and David West.

"We never had any discussion about it either during the season — that obviously would have been premature, that'd be bad karma to talk about that. But after the game that's the last thing on our minds. We're just trying to celebrate and enjoy everything.

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"I'm picturing this scene where I go in and say, 'Hey everybody, everyone be quiet, let's take a vote on whether we want to go to the White House.' Are you insane? That's not going to happen. We're having too much fun for that."

Kerr has been extremely critical of Trump. Iguodala, Green and West have also expressed their displeasure with the president. Guard Stephen Curry said Wednesday he probably would not visit the White House if the team was invited.

Iguodala joked Tuesday there might even be a different president in the White House if and when that invite does come.

"There's a respect for the institution, for the office; there's a respect for our government that I think you have to take into account, regardless of people's opinions of the person sitting in that chair," Kerr said. "I think it's important, but it's also important for the players because it's really about them to make the decision whether they want to go or not."

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