Bob MacKinnon was named today as coach of the Los Angeles D-Fenders, the Los Angeles Lakers’ NBA Development League team.
MacKinnon coached the league’s Springfield Armor to a 47-53 record over the past two seasons. He guided the Colorado 14ers to the league’s 2008-2009 championship and coached the league’s Idaho Stampede in the 2009-2010 season.
MacKinnon has also been an assistant coach at King’s College; Mercyhurst College; George Washington University; Notre Dame and North Carolina; associate head coach at Niagara and senior assistant coach at Marshall University. He was a regional scout and director of camps for the Lakers from 2005 to 2008.