According to Yahoo Sports, McMillan is closed to finalizing a deal which will make him the lead assistant on Frank Vogel’s coaching staff.
Nate McMillan is finalizing an agreement to become the top assistant coach with the Indiana Pacers, league sources tell Y! Sports.
McMillan interviewed for a handful of head coaching vacancies earlier this month but despite being named as a finalist in multiple jobs, McMillan was passed over.
McMillan, a 12-year NBA veteran as a player, went 478-452 in 12 years as a head coach during his two stops in Portland and Seattle.
In addition to his previous head coaching gigs, McMillan has also worked with Team USA Basketball.