• Report: Ewing to become Bobcats associate coach

    Summary of 6 articles · Updated Jun 13, 2013
    Ewing was named associate head coach of the Bobcats on June 12. Ewing has said in the past he wants a chance to become a head coach and being the second in charge with the Bobcats could afford him that opportunity down the road. Ewing, and son Patrick Ewing Jr. Before that Ewing worked for five years as an assistant coach with the Magic alongside Steve Clifford, who was hired as the Bobcats head coach last month. The decision to join Clifford's staff also means that Ewing will now be on the same team as longtime nemesis Michael Jordan, whose Chicago Bulls waged annual battles with Ewing's New York Knicks throughout the 1990s. Ewing will run the team alongside head coach Steve Clifford as team owner Michael Jordan continues a long and frustrating rebuilding project with the long-suffering squad. The former Knick center, who was out of the NBA last season, has for just as long coveted a head coaching gig at this level, but he seems to have overcome his particular low point in this realm from last summer, when he turned down a job with the D-League’s Erie BayHawks last season so as not to slum as a minor league coach.
    Sources: nba.com ESPN.com
    • A Ku Klux Klan rally kept Patrick Ewing from going to the University of North Carolina

      Legendary center Patrick Ewing recently agreed to become the associate head coach of the Charlotte Bobcats, working under new 'Cats head coach Steve Clifford, with whom Ewing served long stretches as an assistant coach with both the Houston Rockets and …
      Source: yahoo.com
    • The NBA Coaching Carousel, Vol. 3: The Ewing family drama

      Basketball Hall of Famer and longtime Wizards, Magic and Rockets assistant coach Patrick Ewing is back in the NBA, working as the newly-minted associate head coach of the Charlotte Bobcats. Ewing will run the team alongside head coach Steve Clifford as …
  • The KKK And Noisy Crickets Stopped Patrick Ewing From Going To UNC

    NBA legend Patrick Ewing went on the Dan Patrick Show this morning to talk about his new position as an assistant coach for the Charlotte Bobcats, and the conversation eventually turned to reminiscing about Ewing's college days. In particular, Patrick w…
    Source: deadspin.com

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