NBA Team Interested in Billy Donovan

According to Marc Stein of ESPN, the Florida Gators’ basketball coach, Billy Donovan, has some fans in the NBA. In fact, the Minnesota Timberwolves are such big fans, they want him as a coach.

Donovan has been extremely successful at Florida, winning two national titles and four straight Sweet 16s. The Gators made the Final Four this year, losing to champion UConn.

According to CBS Sports, Donovan was a strong candidate for the Orlando Magic coaching job several years ago before backing out at the last minute, allowing Stan Van Gundy to take his place. Now, ESPN says that the Wolves are tossing his name into the ring.

For more on this story visit: Matt Moore, CBS Sports

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