After the Los Angeles Lakers fired head coach Luke Walton, general manager Rob Pelinka reportedly will be conducting the team’s search for the position.

As Walton will officially become the Sacramento Kings head coach soon, it appears the Lakers already have two former head coaches in mind.

Along with former Cleveland Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue, former New Orleans Pelicans head coach Monty Williams are the early favorites.

With Philadelphia 76ers general manager Elton Brand stating he would ‘honor’ potential requests to interview Williams, he kept his word shortly after, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN: