I don't think so. They haven't shown the consistency to do it during the regular season.
"Douglas Michael Gottlieb" is a former National Collegiate Athletic Association/NCAA collegiate and professional (USBL) basketball player, as well as a basketball analyst. He now works for CBS Sports after a long tenure with ESPN.More Doug Gottlieb on Wikipedia.
I think he's a NBA player. He needs to continue to add to his strength and quickness. Whenever he comes out, he's a pro.
Maybe a second chance at the Hall of Fame, but not on the sidelines. I love the man dearly but he doesn't deserve it.
There are reasons why teams are 8-9 seeds.