Luke Walton — 35 year-old scion of the world’s largest Deadhead and supporting player on the Lakers’ Kobe-Gasol championship teams of not that long ago — is now an NBA head coach

Thursday’s surprise announcement makes Walton the NBA’s youngest head coach — but he probably won’t retain the position for very long

The defending-champion Golden State Warriors elevated Walton from lead assistant to interim headman while Steve Kerr takes an indefinite leave of absence. Kerr’s leave comes after two off-season back surgeries Read more…

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Luke Walton is now head coach of the defending NBA champs