PRO: The big-balls dance.
CON: The big-balls dance.
Sam Cassell started his NBA career as a Houston Rocket. Drafted 24th overall out of Florida State in 1993, he helped lead the Rockets to consecutive championships in his first two seasons. He’s served as an assistant coach since 2009, and is currently on Doc Rivers’s staff in Los Angeles. Take an assistant away from a rival and bring back a hometown favorite at the same time? What’s not to love?