WASHINGTON (AP) Former Georgetown basketball player Patrick Ewing Jr. has returned as director of basketball operations. Coach John Thompson III made the announcement Tuesday. Ewing Jr. is the son of former Georgetown All-American and NBA Hall of Famer Patrick Ewing. Thompson says he's glad to have the younger Ewing ''back home,'' and as a player he ''saw the game through the eyes...
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View image | gettyimages.com With his professional playing career behind him, former Georgetown Hoya Patrick Ewing, Jr. is joining the Hoyas’ men’s basketball staff as the director of basketball operations, the school announced Tuesday. Ewing is the son of Basketball Hall of Famer Patrick Ewing Sr. The elder Ewing is currently the associate head coach of the Charlotte Hornets...
Hall of Famer Patrick Ewing would love for New York Knicks president Phil Jackson to call him about their head coaching vacancy. Ewing earned 11 All-Star nods in his 15 seasons as the face of the Knicks franchise, a stint that came to an end in 2000. Ewing, who is currently the associate head coach for the Charlotte Hornets, had this to say on CBS Sports Radio Sunday (via NY Daily...
It’s not a fair thing to say, but it’s the absolute truth. Patrick Ewing will always go down as one of the most underappreciated athletes of his generation. During his time at Georgetown, the man dominated everything that was college basketball in the early 80′s, but many people will remember his time in The District […] The post BBSketch Paints The Perfect Picture Of Patrick...
When Patrick Ewing was at Georgetown, he made wearing a t-shirt under his game uniform popular. “I wasn’t the originator, I was just the one who made it popular,” Ewing said with a smile. “There’s a lot of people who have done it before me but the difference is in my era, that’s when TV really got big. We were always on TV. The reason why I wore it was we started playing...
One of the thing that I do know about NBA coaches and players is that they stay in plenty of hotels over the years. Recently, former Orlando Magic head coach Stan Van Gundy decided to tell a relatively interesting story about former assistant Patrick Ewing and a haunted hotel in Milwaukee to Dan LeBatard: Poor Patrick! *** Ewing image courtesy of Getty Images
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