The Boston Celtics are hiring ex WNBA and Olympic champion Kara Lawson as an assistant coach for Brad Stevens staff, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski.
In the recent years Lawson has been an NBA commentato with ESPN and a TV analyst for the Washington Wizards; she joins a a growing group of women’s coaches on NBA benches this season, including San Antonio’s Becky Hammon, Dallas’Jenny Boucek and Cleveland’s Lindsay Gottlieb.
The Boston Celtics are hiring Kara Lawson as an assistant coach, league sources tell ESPN. Lawson, an ex-WNBA and Olympic champion, has been an NBA commentator with ESPN and the TV analyst for the Washington Wizards.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) June 27, 2019