Stan Van Gundy tapping Otis Smith for D-League coach

Stan Van Gundy and Otis Smith appear set to reunite in the Pistons organization. Photo by Kyle Terada-US PRESSWIRE

“Sources told ESPN.com that Pistons president and coach Stan Van Gundy has targeted [Otis] Smith — his former boss and close associate in Orlando — to move to the coaching side of the business by taking charge of Detroit’s new D-League expansion team [Grand Rapids Drive], which will begin play this season in nearby Grand Rapids, Mich. ”

Marc Stein of ESPN.com