A former Trail Blazer has reportedly joined the assistant coaching ranks. According to Peter Vescey, former Portland point guard Steve Blake has been hired by the Phoenix Suns to be part of Monty Williams’ coaching staff:
Steve Blake was hired by Monty Williams to assist him in Phoenix, per source. Randy Ayers, too...— Peter Vecsey (@PeterVecsey1) June 3, 2019
Williams, a former Trail Blazers assistant coach, accepted the Suns head coaching job last month. Blake, who spent three separate stints with Portland, averaged 6.5 points 4 assists in a 13 year career.