The Lakers figured to aim high. If this report is true, there isn’t much better than can do than this. According to ESPN, they will ask the Bulls permission to interview Tom Thibodeau:
The Lakers plan to reach out to the Chicago Bulls for permission to interview Tom Thibodeau, a league source tells http://t.co/8DsJGhr2Pi
— Dave McMenamin (@mcten) May 1, 2014
Before you dismiss this, remember that the Bulls and Thibodeau have had a rocky relationship even as the wins continue to pile up. It is probably a long shot, but it is worth keeping an eye on.