No time to rest in dream job


Tom Thibodeau’s reputation, once circumscribed to the inner circles of the NBA, is now public knowledge.

The scouting report on Thibodeau is that he’s the Basketball Bachelor, a man committed only to defending the pick and roll and drawing up out-of-bounds plays. A romantic night for "Thibs" includes a VCR and the beauties of the Eastern Conference, right?

He’s not married, he has no kids, and he spent the last quarter century as one of the hardest-working assistant coaches in the NBA. His prowess at coaching defense became nationally known during his championship run with Doc Rivers’ Boston Celtics.

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