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Former NBA great Michael Jordan has six NBA championships. He is arguably the biggest reason former New York Knicks Center Patrick Ewing has none as the Knicks could never get past the Bulls in the Eastern conference playoffs during the 90’s. The one year they did, Jordan had retired temporarily but the Knicks eventually fell to the Houston [...]
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Charlotte Bobcats President of Basketball Operations Rod Higgins says the team will hire a new head coach within the next couple of weeks, but it won't be Patrick Ewing.
Higgins said that owner Michael Jordan informed Ewing that the team plans to hire someone other than him to replace Paul Silas.
Exactly who that is remains to be seen.
Higgins says ''Patrick has a...
Though the Bobcats will continue their search for a new head coach, they will no longer be considering Knicks legend Patrick Ewing for the job.According to Yahoo! Sports, team owner Michael Jordan recently informed his former on-the-court rival that he was no longer a candidate for the job. While Ewing had a fallback plan when he first interviewed for the position (his existing...
Another head-coaching job has gone by Patrick Ewing's wayside and it looks like the big guy didn't even make it to the second round.
Yahoo.com reports that Charlotte Bobcats owner Michael Jordan has informed his good pal Ewing that he will not get the vacant head-coaching position he interviewed for two weeks ago. After an interview with Charlotte management, Jordan personally...
Hall-of-Famer Patrick Ewing won't be the next coach in Charlotte. Bobcats president of basketball operations Rod Higgins told ESPN.com that said owner Michael Jordan told Ewing that he was out of the running to replace Paul Silas. "Patrick has a lot of great qualities as a coach and he will one day be a head coach," Higgins told ESPN.com. Indiana Pacers assistant...
If you look back in NBA history, we can recall many hmmm moments in the NBA Lottery. Remember when Patrick Ewing became the saviour of the Big Apple? I’m also sure you remember Tim Duncan going to San Antonio to be one of the Twin Towers when the Admiral was near the end of his [...]
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In order to drum up interest in the team, the Bobcats are offering the following deal: buy season tickets for the upcoming season, get 2013-14 season tickets for free.
The home of the Charlotte Bobcats, Time Warner Cable Arena, and the ownership held a Draft lottery party last night and the results were sad on many levels. In the actual arena there was only sadness on one level as barely anyone showed up, but when New Orleans landed the first pick you could feel the air come out of those 50 or so people that did show up. I want to get in there...
The Los Angeles Lakers trail the Oklahoma City Thunder three games to one in the NBA Western Conference semifinals. If the Lakers lose tonight on the road at Oklahoma City the team is likely headed for a major shakeup. Rumors are already swirling as to the futures of Pau Gasol and Andrew Bynum in a [...]
The Charlotte Bobcats held a Draft lottery party at Time Warner Cable Arena. It went poorly for a few reasons. New Orleans picks first — Not only a sad turnout, but a real sad result. The FIX was in weeks ago. -TO
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Last night, the Charlotte Bobcats held an NBA Draft Lottery party at Time Warner Arena to get their fans psyched for the possibility of drafting Kentucky forward Anthony Davis.Well, the New Orleans Hornets won the first overall pick and the "fans" in attendance the party weren't exactly excited to lose out on Mr. Davis: (Courtesy of Cosby Sweaters)
Can’t win for losing. I mean seriously, the Hornets? The Hornets, George Shinn ruined this city for NBA basketball and now, the Hornets get the Number One overall pick in the 2012 NBA Draft? I don’t even want to get into the conspiracy theories, because it’s so simple to look that direction. I just want [...]
I don’t follow NASCAR much, but I do know that Denny Hamlin is a bit of a young gun on the left-turn-making-circuit. Of course we always assumed NASCAR drivers pulled decent trim, but Denny Hamlin hit it out of the park. It’s one thing to find a sexy Southern belle down in North Carolina. It’s a whole different game when you score a former NBA dancer!
I’ve always argued that...
The Magic are back this summer to host the Orlando Pro Summer League from July 9 to July 13.
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Games will begin at 11 a.m. from July 9-12, and at 8 a.m. on July 13. Fans can access box scores, game recaps and cumulative statistics by visiting www.orlandomagic.com.
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Phil Jackson decided against pursuing a role with the Orlando Magic
despite brief interest in a proposed position with the coachless
team's front office, the Orlando Sentinel reported.