The Celtics are seeking permission to speak with Jay Larranaga about a possible return to Boston as an assistant to interim coach Joe Mazzulla, according to ESPN.
Larranaga, who was an assistant in Boston for nine seasons, is currently an assistant coach with the Clippers. The 47-year-old interviewed for the head coaching vacancy in Boston that was ultimately filled by Brad Stevens in 2013.
Christopher Price can be reached at email@example.com. Follow him on Twitter at cpriceglobe.