Sidney Lowe Returns To the Cleveland Cavaliers’ Teaching Workers
The Cleveland Cavaliers have lately employed Sidney Lowe as an assistant coach on J.B. Bickerstaff’s employees. This begins the second tenure for Lowe after he coached on Mike Fratello’s employees from ’94-99. The workforce had three playoff berths throughout that stretch.
OFFICIAL: #Cavs rent Sidney Lowe as Assistant Coach.DETAILS: https://t.co/lDVRq5rHMT pic.twitter.com/b7cJvtbfT4— Cleveland Cavaliers (@cavs) August 26, 2021
Lowe has been an assistant with the Detroit Pistons for the final three seasons. J.B. Bickerstaff talked in regards to the belongings that Lowe brings to his employees by way of NBA.com.
“Sidney brings a wealth of teaching expertise and familiarity to our employees. He is a superb trainer of the sport and his potential to construct lasting relationships throughout the board is integral to the expansion of our total tradition right here in Cleveland. Sidney additionally brings all the character traits we worth as a human being – loyalty, belief and integrity. I stay up for working with him and constructing one thing particular along with our younger and gifted roster.”
Lowe’s is most well-known for being the place to begin guard on North Carolina State’s ’83 NCAA title workforce led by the late Jimmy Valvano that pulled off one of many greatest upsets in Remaining 4 historical past.
Sidney then performed 4 seasons within the League, the place he averaged 2.9 factors, 1.7 rebounds and three.9 assists per sport.
He started his teaching profession with the Minnesota Timberwolves in ’92 as an assistant coach beneath then-head coach Jimmy Rodgers. After Rodgers was fired, he was promoted to go coach halfway by means of the ’92-93 season and stayed by means of the tip of the 1993-94 season. After serving as an assistant coach in Cleveland and Minnesota, Lowe was the pinnacle coach for the then-Vancouver Grizzlies for 3 years.
Lowe additionally coached at his alma mater for earlier than returning to the NBA with the the Utah Jazz.