Talks Between Lakers And Tyronn Lue Reach An "Impasse"

Talks between Tyronn Lue and the Los Angeles Lakers have stopped.

According to Adrian Wojnarowski, contract talks between the Lakers have reached an 'impasse.'

Negotiations between the Los Angeles Lakers and Ty Lue have reached an impasse without a deal to make him the franchise’s next head coach, league sources tell ESPN.
Discussions have included talks on contract and assistant coaching staff, sources said. Among Lakers hopes on a Lue staff: Jason Kidd. He made a strong impression with management in his head coaching interview and had a productive history w/ Bucks developing young talent.

The Lakers and their main option as head coach have seen their contract negotiations break down over their desire for him to hire an assistant coach he doesn’t want to.

*More on this story to come*

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