The Charlotte Bobcats have hired Hall of Famer, Patrick Ewing, as an assistant coach. The Knicks great will coach under Steve Clifford, who he has worked with for eight seasons as they were both assistants with the Orlando Magic and Houston Rockets.
According to Adrian Wojnarowski, Yahoo! Sports:
Hall of Fame center Patrick Ewing has reached agreement to become the associate head coach for the Charlotte Bobcats, league sources told Yahoo! Sports.
Charlotte owner Michael Jordan and Ewing appeared together in the 1996 animated cult movie classic. Of greater consequences, Jordan and Ewing were longtime rivals as superstars for the Chicago Bulls and New York Knicks.