Found May 25, 2012 on Crossover Chronicles:
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Coaches never really seem to retire. Even when they say they’re done coaching, teams will still be offering jobs, at least to the good ones. Former Utah Jazz head coach Jerry Sloan is definitely one of the good ones. Sloan retired last year after 23 years with the Jazz. The 70-year-old is the NBA’s third-winningest coach all time, and it looks like he may want to add a few more wins to his total. Sloan did an interview with Sports Illustrated where he says his energy is back and he feels as good as he did three years ago before he had his knee replaced. So if Sloan did want to come back, where will he end up? He’s interviewing with the Charlotte Bobcats today. After posting the worst record in NBA history, the Bobcats would be lucky to land a coach like Jerry Sloan, but the rumors are that they might be looking at Patrick Ewing to take the job. Ewing has been an assistant coach for 9 seasons and says he wants to be a head coach. Being close friends with Bobcats owner Michael Jor...
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