Holder says John Calipari and the Pelicans had discussions about the head coach vacancy but the Pelicans were unable (or unwilling) to commit enough money to Calipari.
Cal and Pels talked. Pels didn't want to pay. Now Cal says he has no interest. Pretty easy to understand, as @JohnReid64 reported.— Larry Holder (@LarryHolder) May 19, 2015
Here's the original report by Reid:
John Calipari interested in Pelicans' job, source says, but can they afford him? http://t.co/Z0diqQctgY via @nolanews— John Reid (@JohnReid64) May 19, 2015