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Joshua Longstaff (born August 6, 1982) is an American basketball coach. He is the head coach of the Erie Bayhawks of the NBA G League. He was previously an assistant coach for the Oklahoma City Thunder and New York Knicks of the National Basketball Association (NBA).
Prior to joining the Oklahoma City Thunder in 2010, he product spent five years as a high school coach – two seasons as the head coach at Gorham High School and three seasons as an assistant coach at his alma mater of Portland High School.
Longstaff joined the New York Knicks after spending four seasons with the Oklahoma City Thunder. He originally joined the Thunder as player personnel and video coordinator, then spent his final three seasons as video analyst and player development coach. He joined the Latvia national basketball team for the summer of 2017 so he could work with Kristaps Porziņģis during EuroBasket 2017. On May 22, 2017, he was fired by the Knicks.
A native of Portland, Maine, he was a four-year letterman at Bryant University, graduating in 2005 with a degree in marketing. While at Bryant, he was coached by Brian Keefe, whom he later joined on the staff of the Oklahoma City Thunder.
- "Hawks Name Josh Longstaff as Head Coach of Erie Bayhawks". National Basketball Association. July 25, 2017. http://www.nba.com/hawks/news/hawks-name-josh-longstaff-head-coach-erie-bayhawks. Retrieved 26 July 2017.
- Bondy, Stefan (May 22, 2017). "Knicks cut ties with assistant Josh Longstaff". http://www.nydailynews.com/sports/basketball/knicks/knicks-cut-ties-assistant-josh-longstaff-article-1.3184188. Retrieved May 27, 2017.