Marc J. Spears has the good word.
Celtics coach Doc Rivers said that assistant Tom Thibodeau withdrew
himself from consideration from the head coaching job with the
Thibodeau, who also interviewed for the Philadelphia 76ers job, is expected to rejoin the Celtics bench next season.
Allow me to speak for everyone when I say… "hell yeah." I mean… I feel bad for the guy because he really wants to be a head coach. But he will be. I'm just happy that he's gonna be back for one more year to direct our stifling defense.