October 24, 2014
PHOENIX (AP) - The Phoenix Suns are sticking with coach Alvin Gentry.
The Suns removed the interim tag attached to his title since he took over the club in February.
Suns president Steve Kerr made the announcement on Saturday, calling Gentry "the right man to lead our team into the future."
Gentry took over the struggling Suns on Feb. 16 after coach Terry Porter was fired just four months into his first season with the club.
The Suns failed to make the playoffs despite the coaching change.
Copyright 2014 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.