Decisions close in New Orleans, Toronto

Updated: May 29, 2003, 8:43 AM ET
By Chad Ford | NBA Insider
The big hitters on the NBA coaching free-agent market -- Larry Brown, Jeff Van Gundy and Paul Silas -- still haven't decided where they're going, but some of the smaller pieces have started falling into place.

League sources told Insider on Thursday that the Hornets' hiring of Allan Bristow as assistant general manager will allow them to move quickly to hire their coach.

Chad Ford

Senior Writer, NBA Insider