Chauncey Billups
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Chauncey Billups has emerged as a candidate to become the new head coach of the Indiana Pacers, per Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN.

The Pacers are searching for the replacement of coach Nate McMillan, who was fired after the team’s elimination in the first round of the playoffs.

Several other coaches and assistant coaches have emerged as candidates for the head coaching job in Indiana, including San Antonio Spurs’ assistant Becky Hammon.