The London Lions has confirmed that Ryan Schmidt will be its new head coach going into the 2022-23 season. Schmidt has experience working with Toronto's G-League team and the Hamilton Honey Badger of Canada. He will lead the Lions in its debut season in the 7DAYS EuroCup. Schmidt's coaching team will also include Robert Youngblood, Nikhil Lawry and Polat Kaya.
London Lions names Ryan Schmidt as new head coach
"It's a great honor to be named head coach of the London Lions," said Schmidt. "I want to thank the 777 ownership and the entire Lions organization for the opportunity to help bring their vision forward. I'm looking forward to getting our roster built and beginning the work that it will take to win domestically in the BBL, as well as in the EuroCup, this upcoming season."