Thread: The Columbus Dispatch: Richards hired as Head Coach
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05-14-2012, 10:47 AM
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Originally Posted by Nanabijou View Post
Seeing as Richards already had 2 years remaining on his Assistant Coach contract, he's not going to trade that in for a 1-year Head coach contract. The 2-year contract had to be done, and it's the cost of doing business if they have to pay him an extra year.

You never know, I guess Howson and Richards could catch lightning in a bottle this year and I'm guessing that is what JPMac is banking on.
I'm arguing moreso that the 2 year instead of standard three year, coupled with all the things I mentioned makes this a cost saving measure. Interviewing candidates and coordinating times with them, albeit desirable, also is money and time spent.

I'm guessing this has nothing to do with Howson's security as the GM.... for now.

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