The team made it official with a press release late Tuesday, Scott Brooks will remain the head coach of the Thunder as he has signed a multi-year extension.
Said Sam Presti in the release: “Continuing with Scott as our head coach is extremely significant for the future of our organization. As we have continually communicated, he has been integral to our success and we have a deep appreciation for his tireless dedication to our players’ development. His experiences and core values are invaluable to our players as they continue to grow and improve and we are thrilled to continue our partnership.”
Brooks is said to have signed a four-year deal worth somewhere in the $18 million range.
“I would like to thank Clay Bennett and Sam Presti for the opportunity to continue with the Thunder,” said Brooks. “Oklahoma City is a special place and I’m eager to build upon the foundation and culture of this franchise for years to come.”
A press conference to announce the signing will be held Tuesday morning.