Prior to joining the Mavericks, Guthrie worked for the Utah Jazz in a variety of roles since his hiring in 2015. He began as the Jazz’s manager of basketball strategy and technology before quickly rising through the ranks of Quin Snyder’s staff. Most recently he was the assistant coach in charge of basketball strategy.
Guthrie has also had the opportunity to coach some of the Jazz’s games during Summer League in Las Vegas.
The 2010 University of Texas graduate has a relationship with Snyder before joining his staff in Utah. The two were staff members of the D-League’s Austin Spurs before moving to the NBA. Snyder was the head coach there from 2007-10.