WASHINGTON D.C. — Scott Brooks’ future status as the coach of the Wizards gained no more clarity after Brooks and Tommy Sheppard spoke to the media in Washington.
Scott Brooks on coaching this season during the final year of his contract:
— Chris W. Crouse 🏙 (@NBACrouse) June 3, 2021
The Wizards made the playoffs this season after going through struggles with injuries, such as losing Thomas Bryant for the year and Russell Westbrook for a significant stretch, and COVID battles that forced the team to lockdown in the middle of the season. Many teams might have folded but Washington battled back under the leadership of Brooks, Bradley Beal, and Westbrook.