NEW YORK (AP) — A person with knowledge of the details says the Bucks and Brooklyn Nets have agreed to a deal allowing Jason Kidd to become Milwaukee’s coach. The Nets will receive a second-round draft pick in 2015 and 2019.
The person spoke to The Associated Press on Monday on condition of anonymity because the deal has not been announced.READ MORE: Suspect Shot, Wounded By Police On Lower Wacker Drive; 2 Others Taken Into Custody After Being Found In Vehicle Taken In Carjacking
Kidd went 44-38 in his only season as Nets coach, but then sought control of the basketball operations department and was denied. The Nets gave him permission to talk to other teams about a job.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Brief Warm Up Is On The Way, Snow Showers Return
Milwaukee still has coach Larry Drew under contract.MORE NEWS: View Live Radar
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