Luke Walton

Luke Theodore Walton (born March 28, 1980) is an American professional basketball coach and former player who’s the head coach of the Sacramento Kings of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played 10 seasons as a forward in the NBA, winning two NBA championships with the Los Angeles Lakers. He was the head trainer for the Lakers from 2016 through 2019, also also won a title with the Golden State Warriors as an assistant coach.
Walton and college basketball played with the Arizona Wildcats. He was a two-time selection in the Pac-10 and a second-team All-American. The Lakers chosen in the second round of the 2003 NBA draft him. Following the 2010 NBA Finals, Hall of Famer Bill Walton, his father along with Walton, became the first father and son to have Luke in 2009 and 2010: Bill and both won multiple NBA championships. His best season mathematically was 2006–07 with over 11 points, 5 rebounds, and over 4 assists per game.
As the Warriors’ interim head coach in 2015–16, he directed the team to the winning streak to open a season in league history.

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