The new head coach also thanked his wife, children, and friends for supporting him in both the tough times and the great times.
When a reporter asked Ham why he believes everything came together for him to become the Lakers administration’s unanimous pick for head coach, he simply replied, “Timing. Timing is everything. Like I said, I put my faith in God. He’s the master of all plans.”
Last year’s Los Angeles Lakers roster, which included NBA superstars LeBron James, Anthony Davis, Russell Westbrook, Dwight Howard, and Carmelo Anthony, finished the season with a 33-49 record and failed to reach the playoffs.