Assistant coach Steve Clifford , who spent the last five seasons with the Orlando Magic, has agreed to join Lakers head coach Mike Brown on his coaching staff. Via CSNNW.com: “The terms of the agreement are expected to be finalized by the end of the week.┬áIn Los Angeles, Clifford will be a familiar face to the team’s new franchise center Dwight Howard having spent five season with him in Orlando.┬áInitially, the Magic had shown interest in Clifford filling their head coaching vacancy before the team decided to go in a different direction and later hired Jacque Vaughn from San Antonio.”