"Just like there are women referees and women assistant coaches, of course there should be a (woman as a) coach."
However, the Bucks have become one of the NBA's hottest teams with Joe Prunty as coach, winning nine of the 12 games during his short interim tenure so far.
"I sat Joe down on Monday. We talked about this and I said, 'This is a great opportunity for you. The future is not yet written. Be who you are and have your inner voice.' He's a very talented guy, and we'll see," Edens said.
"Maybe we'll be playing in June and Joe will be the coach of the team for the next 10 years."