Thunder Promote Daigneault to Head Coach

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The Oklahoma City Thunder have promoted assistant Mark Daigneault to head coach.

He replaces Billy Donovan, who now is coaching the Bulls after guiding Oklahoma City to the playoffs in each of his five seasons at the help.

Daigneault coached the Thunder's G League team for five years. He had a .572 winning percentage, won three division titles and made four playoff appearances.


with files from Associated Press