July 23, 2014

Bucks officially introduce Drew as teams 13th head coach (Audio)

The Milwaukee Bucks introduced former Atlanta Hawks coach Larry Drew as the

Larry Drew & GM John Hammond

Larry Drew & GM John Hammond

teams 13th head coach in franchise history today.

Drew said he’s confident he can put a winning product on the floor while maintaining strong relationships with his players.

Drew gets a 3-year deal with a team option for a fourth year.  The total package is estimated to be around $10.5-million with more than $7.5-million in guaranteed money.

Bucks big man John Henson attended the news conference.  Drew said Henson, Larry Sanders and Ersan Ilyasova are all good fits.

Drew said he hopes to have his coaching staff finalized within the next two weeks or possibly sooner.

AUDIO: Drew said strong relationships are important :14

AUDIO: The corp group of big men, Henson, Sanders and Ilyasova are good fits :10