Sam Jones (basketball, born 1978)
Sam Jones (born April 29, 1978) is an American-Dutch professional basketball coach and former player. Jones is currently an assistant coach for the Cleveland Cavaliers of the National Basketball Association (NBA).
|Born||April 29, 1979|
|Nationality||American / Dutch|
|Listed height||1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)|
|Listed weight||[convert: invalid number]|
|2002–2007||EiffelTowers Den Bosch|
|2010–2013||EiffelTowers Den Bosch (assistant)|
|2013–2016||SPM Shoeters Den Bosch|
|2016–2019||Canton Charge (assistant)|
|2019–present||Cleveland Cavaliers (assistant)|
|Career highlights and awards|
As assistant coach:
After being an assistant for EiffelTowers Den Bosch under Austrian coach Raoul Korner for three seasons, Jones became head coach of the club from Den Bosch in 2013. In the 2014–15 season, he won his first DBL title with Den Bosch, after his team beat Donar Groningen 4–1 in the Finals.
- Sam Jones new headcoach at spmshoeters.nl Archived 2013-10-29 at the Wayback Machine (in Dutch)
- "Cavaliers Announce Coaching Staff for Cavs and Canton Charge". NBA.com. September 27, 2016. Retrieved November 21, 2016.
- "Sam Jones Gets NBA Call Up to Cavs". NBA.com. August 21, 2019. Retrieved August 21, 2019.