Unseld Jr. leaves Warriors staff for Orlando

August 24, 2012, 9:16 pm
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Wes Unseld Jr. has joined the Orlando Magic as an assistantcoach, according to multiple league sources. It has been widely reported thatUnseld Jr. was likely to join Jacque Vaughns staff, and that became officialearlier this week.Unseld Jr. spent last season with the Warriors and wasconsidered their No. 3 assistant behind Michael Malone and Pete Myers. UnseldJr., the son of NBA legend Wes Unseld, had spent the previous 13 seasons withthe Washington Wizards.Warriors general manager Bob Myers indicated on Friday thatthe team would look at all options to replace Unseld Jr., meaning the teamcould promote a person from within the organization or hire someone fromoutside.