John Welch

Brooklyn Nets Assistant

  • Born: 02/17/63
  • Age: 51
  • Height:
  • Seasons: 4

Friction between Kidd and Frank?

Kidd and Frank are longtime friends, but reportedly "something has changed" between the two as the Nets continue to struggle.

Joe Prunty to coach in Jason Kidd's absence

The Nets have chosen veteran NBA assistant coach (and British national team head coach) Joe Prunty to replace suspended Jason Kidd as the Nets head coach vs. the Cavaliers. Prunty is a former Cavaliers assistant. He has three rings with the Spurs.

Looks like they're going to run, like the Nuggets

There's been a lot of talk about how the Nets want to be known for their defense. But what about the offense? Looks like they're going to run, and run the Denver Nuggets playbook, writes Alex Raskin.

Kidd: Welch to run offense, Frank defense

During the summer league games, Jason Kidd has sat between Lawrence Frank, his former head coach with the Nets, and John Welch, George Karl's former righthand man in Denver. And he tells Tim Bontemps, there's a logic to that.

Is Karl's righthand man next for Kidd's staff?

Stefan Bondy and Tim Bontemps tweeted Sunday that the man who sat next to Jason Kidd in Orlando is likely to join the Nets staff as an assistant. Former Nuggets assistant John Welch, 50, sat with Kidd and Lawrence Frank at the summer league.

Tomasson: Adrian Dantley not coming back

Chris Tomasson: Adrian Dantley on Sunday confirmed a New York Post report that he has been let go. His contract, expiring at the end of this month, won’t be renewed for next season.

Coach Karl fights cancer again...

Coach Karl fights cancer again...

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