The Sixers surprised fans by announcing they would not be bringing back Head Coach Doc Rivers next season. This came after the Sixers were embarrassed by the Celtics in Game 7 of their second-round series. It also coincided with rumors that star James Harden would not return if Rivers remained the head coach.
The move added the Sixers into a coaching market that is suddenly much more competitive. With the Bucks and Suns also looking for coaching, you can expect aggressive negotiations as these teams battle for the top candidates.
Below we will discuss and compare the job opening against Milwaukee and Phoenix and break down the top candidates to win the job according to NBA betting sites.