BOISE- The Idaho Stampede have added a pair of new coaches to their staff. On Wednesday, the NBA Development League team announced that Joel Abelson and Greg Minor will be joining the staff for the 2010-2011 season.
Abelson will be returning to the Stampede after serving as an assistant for the past two seasons. The University of Michigan graduate will be the new associate head coach for the Stampede.
Minor will join the Stampede as an assistant coach. The former NBA player spent coaching time with the Tulsa 66ers and the Bakersfield Jam before joining the Stampede.
The Stampede will open their season at Qwest Arena on November 20 hosting the New Mexico Thunderbirds.