Posted: January 18, 2013

On Friday morning, the Phoenix Suns parted ways with Suns Head Coach Alvin Gentry. After nine seasons coaching in Phoenix and a tenure spanning five seasons as the franchise’s head coach, the organization will be replacing Gentry with a yet unnamed interim coach.

“Alvin Gentry is a good coach and a good person,” Suns President of Basketball Operations Lon Babby said. “He was the perfect coach for the previous group.