Eventhough Nash is past his prime, these young Canadian prospects playing in the NCAA now could certainly learn lots playing along side Nash on the national team. Not to mention learn lots from Triano who has tons of international coaching experience on top of his NBA coaching years.
Let's see it happen. Can Rautins and re-hire Triano in the summer's for Canada.
Source - Click hereNash sang the praises of Raptors coach Jay Triano to Barbosa — “He also said if he was a coach he would have come back,” Barbosa said Nash told him about Triano, referring to the Canadian national team — and tried to welcome him to his country.
“He definitely said when he comes here he wants to see me,” the guard said. “When he came here, I guess he had a show [during the Toronto International Film Festival], so he put a note on my chair so that was really nice. We’re pretty close.”