The Portland Path Blazers have employed Chauncey Billups as their subsequent head coach, sources informed Shams Charania of The Athletic.
Billups was provided and accepted the job on Friday evening.
Billups was in his first season as an assistant coach, working below Ty Lue with the Los Angeles Clippers.
The Blazers have been trying to find a alternative for Terry Stotts.
Becky Hammon and Mike D’Antoni have been the opposite main candidates for the job.
According to ESPN, Billups has a longstanding relationship with Damian Lillard and the 2 have been in contact all through Portland’s teaching search.