Elston Turner will interview with the Charlotte Bobcats for their head coaching vacancy.
The Bobcats fired Mike Dunlap this offseason after one season.
Turner interviewed for the Portland Trail Blazers' vacancy last offseason.
Turner is a longtime assistant coach and most recently was an assistant with the Phoenix suns before stepping down in January.
The Charlotte Bobcats have requested permission from the Houston Rockets to interview Kelvin Sampson for their head coaching vacancy.
Sampson has been an assistant coach with the Rockets since 2011.
Sampson was a head coach at Washington, Oklahoma and Indiana. After stepping down at Indiana amid scandal, Sampson has become a well respected assistant in the NBA.
Well, that was quick. Mike Dunlap is one and done as the head coach of the Charlotte Bobcats after a disastrous season. He did have some potential, but it was in flashes and overall you’d have to admit he just wasn’t hacking it. However, if Dunlap can get dropped after one abysmal year, Bobcats fans [...]
Record: 21-61- 14th in East- 29th in NBA…
Review: The Charlotte Bobcats finished the season with the second worst record in the NBA and for anyone else, that would be a negative, but for the Bobcats, it is at least progress. After finishing with the worst record in NBA history last season, they took a step forward and even though it was a small one, that has to...
Check out the guy in the middle of the photo. That’s No. 1 golfer and former serial cheater Tiger Woods attending Charlotte Bobcats owner Michael Jordan’s lavish wedding over the weekend. TMZ captured the shot that shows both Woods and sportscaster Ahmad Rashad wearing tuxedos.
Country music star Jason Aldean has filed for divorce from his wife, Jessica Ussery, after Aldean was caught kissing 2012 Charlotte Bobcats dancer and former American Idol contestant Brittany Kerr.
TMZ obtained the court papers that were filed April 26. Aldean cites “irreconcilable differences.” The couple separated earlier this year.
“There were obvious problems before...
NBA legend and current Charlotte Bobcats owner Michael Jordan is set to marry for the second time today. The super secret ceremony is set to take place at The Episcopal Church of Bethesda-by-the-Sea in Palm Beach, Fl. at 4:00 PM in front of 500 guests. The reception will happen a few miles away at Jordan’s 37,000-square-foot-home with 2000 guests anticipated for that. Per Gossip...
The Charlotte Bobcats are back in familiar territory - looking for a new head coach.
In what's becoming a rite of spring for the struggling franchise, the Bobcats have begun the process of replacing coach Mike Dunlap, who was fired Tuesday after one season.
Charlotte's next coach will be its sixth since 2007.
With that type of turnover and the team's recent struggles...
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11 days ago
Now that Michael Jordan is no longer playing and dominating in the NBA, isn’t it about time the media and/or anyone else start banging on him for his inability to lead a team from the front office? Nobody dared say anything about his Airness when he played, out of fear that they would be written off by Jordan. He was the NBA for an entire decade, and he, along with David Stern...
The Charlotte Bobcats have fired their rookie head coach, Mike Dunlap after only one season. He came in out of nowhere (St. John’s assistant), said the right things, started hot (7-5), didn’t freak out when things went bad, tripled the win total from the previous season and got fired. I’m not crying over this. I [...]
Well, that didn’t take very long now did it?At the time of the hiring of Mike Dunlap, I mentioned that under any other circumstance you would have to be surprised by this hiring. But when Michael Jordan is involved, nothing should surprise you.And wouldn’t you know it; Michael Jordan has made yet another move to drive that point home. That move? Firing the head coach he hired...
Mike Dunlap is one and done with the Charlotte Bobcats.
The Bobcats said Tuesday they've fired Dunlap as coach after a single season.
The Bobcats went 21-61 under Dunlap, finishing with the second-worst record in the NBA ahead of only the Orlando Magic. Charlotte won just seven games in the strike-shortened 2011-12 season, but tripling last year's victory total and a three...
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12 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. As the Bobcats' season came to a close Wednesday night with a 21-61 record, Gerald Henderson emerged into the locker room singing Queen's We Are The Champions. Kemba Walker, one locker stall over, told reporters they can "compete with anyone when we want to."
Even head coach Mike Dunlap used words like "unbelievable" and "exciting...
Former college star and NBA player Javaris Crittenton turned himself in to police on Thursday, a day after he was indicted on murder charges.
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