That means lead assistant Stephen Silas will fill in on an interim basis. The Charlotte Hornets announced Wednesday that Steve Clifford would be away from the team “for the immediate future” for health-related reasons. In the meantime, assistant coach Stephen Silas will coach the Hornets.
The Hornets did not disclose Clifford’s illness.
Silas had coached Monday’s game against the Orlando Magic, receiving a text at 2 p.
Charlotte Hornets General Manager Rich Cho announced today that the team has added Steve Hetzel as an assistant coach on the staff of Head Coach Steve Clifford. Hetzel joins the Hornets after spending last season as head coach of th...
Hornets coach Steve Clifford will be away from the team “for the immediate future to his address his health,” the team announced in a news release.
Stephen Silas will coach the Hornets while Steve is away dealing with a "health issue."
The Charlotte Hornets announced Wednesday that Coach Steve Clifford is stepping away from the team “for the immediate future to address his health.” The team did not specify the issue Clifford is dealing with and said there is no ti...