MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The Minnesota Timberwolves have promoted David Adelman to an assistant coach and hired Bobby Jackson as a player development coach.
The Timberwolves made the moves official on Monday. Adelman, the son of Wolves head coach Rick Adelman, had served as a player development coach the past two seasons. Player development coaches generally are considered a stepping stone position to a full assistant position. When Bill Bayno left for Toronto, it opened up a spot on the staff for another full assistant.
Jackson comes on board to take David Adelman's spot. He starred for the University of Minnesota and led the Gophers to the Final Four in 1997. That run was later vacated by an academic fraud scandal.
Jackson played for Rick Adelman in Sacramento and Houston.

Top NBA Public Bets

#1 802 Toronto Raptors  67%
#2 803 Miami Heat  65%
#3 812 Utah Jazz  62%
#4 809 Phoenix Suns  58%

NBA Top Stories

Thumbnail Pacers vs. Trail Blazers Pick Are the host Portland Trail Blazers going to cover the spread when they entertain the Indiana Pacers...
Thumbnail Timberwolves vs. Rockets Pick Will the Minnesota Timberwolves reward bettors tonight as an underdog at the Houston Rockets? Tip-off is at...
Thumbnail Magic vs. Cavaliers Pick Is the total set high enough tonight when the Orlando Magic take on the host Cleveland...
Thumbnail 76ers vs. Celtics Pick Can the Philadelphia 76ers pull off the upset tonight when they play at the Boston Celtics? Game time...
Thumbnail Nuggets vs. Clippers Prediction Will the L.A. Clippers hand the Denver Nuggets another ATS loss when the two teams meet at 10:30 p.m. ET on Wednesday night?

NBA Team Pages