Zaza Pachulia decided to retire as a player. However, he will continue his career in the world of basketball. Pachulia returned to the Golden State Warriors, the team that earned him the title.
The Georgian man was happy to join the Warriors again. He joined as a consultant. His job is to take care of business and team operations so that they can run well. He also plays a role in helping players to develop themselves.
“It’s good to be back,” Pachulia said a few days ago, as quoted by NBC Sports . “Lots of familiar faces. Today is my first day at the office, I’m very happy. “
On the first day of work, Pachulia saw that the Warriors had several potential young players. According to him, the young players were full of motivation. They have a few things to prove next season.
“This will be an interesting year,” Pachulia said. “They have a great line of coaches. One of the best here. And I believe Coach (Steve) Kerr will use those players well. “
Pachulia himself first came to the Warriors in 2016. He played as a flashlight for two seasons under the care of Kerr. During that time, Pachulia managed to help the Warriors win two successive titles.
The flashlight then moved to the Detroit Pistons. He signed a contract with Motor City’s pride team. Pachulia appeared for a season, then decided to retire in 2019.
During his career, Pachulia has appeared in 1098 matches. He scored an average of 6.8 points, 5.8 rebounds and 1.3 assists. The overall percentage of shots reached 46.9 percent. The overall shot effectiveness is 46.9 percent. True shooting percentage 54.1 percent.
Pachulia will now focus on helping the Warriors win the title again. He is busy as a consultant. Pachulia will make sure the Warriors walk in a good direction. (put)