SEPTEMBER 28th, 8:16am: Theus and the D-Fenders have agreed to terms on a deal that will make the longtime NBA guard the team's coach, reports Andy Katz of ESPN.com.
SEPTEMBER 24th, 6:33pm: Former NBA player and head coach Reggie Theus has emerged as the leading candidate to become head coach of the Los Angeles D-Fenders, tweets Yahoo! Sports columnist Adrian Wojnarowski. After serving as head coach of the Kings for the 2007 season, Theus was fired after a 6-18 start in 2008. He then sat on Kurt Rambis' bench as an assistant with the Timberwolves from 2009 to 2011.