Charlotte Bobcats coach Paul Silas will not return to the team next year following a dreadful 2011-12 season, the team announced on Monday. The 68-year old will step down after the Bobcats finished a woeful 7-59, which was the worst single-season winning percentage in NBA history.
General manager Rod Higgins said in the release that he hopes Silas will be a "valuable resource" for the franchise in the future.
Since Larry Brown was dismissed by head of basketball operations Michael Jordan as head coach of the Charlotte Bobcats on Dec. 22 and Paul Silas was named the team's interim head coach, the Bobcats have gone 11-6, improving from 9-1... Read Post
Charlotte Bobcats Chairman and CEO Michael Jordan today named Paul Silas interim head coach of the team, effective immediately. In 10 seasons as an NBA head coach, Silas has a career record of 355-400 with the Clippers (1980-83), Ho... Read Post