The Charlotte Hornets are supposedly set to begin talking to prospects for their head coach job.
ESPN Sources: The Charlotte Hornets are starting to speak with prospects for their head training task, consisting of Golden State assistant Kenny Atkinson, Milwaukee assistant Darvin Ham, Dallas assistant Sean Sweeney and Mike D’Antoni.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) May 3, 2022
Warriors assistant Kenny Atkinson, Bucks assistant Darvin Ham, Mavericks assistant Sean Sweeney, and Mike D’Antoni are the prospects that the Hornets front workplace executives will be talking to.
Atkinson formerly coached the Brooklyn Nets, leading the franchise to a 118-190 record in almost 4 seasons prior to quickly resigning throughout the 2019-2020 project. He then worked as an assistant for the Clippers and the Warriors, where he is presently filling the exact same task. D’Antoni has the most head training experience among the 4 interviewees, leading the Nuggets, Suns, Knicks, Lakers, and the Rockets to a 672-527 record in 16 seasons.
Ham has actually likewise gotten a demand to interview for the open Lakers task. Ham is a previous gamer, having actually played overseas and in the G League. Since retiring in 2008, he’s worked as a head coach for the previous-New Mexico Thunderbird, now-Canton Charge of the G League. Since then, he’s worked as an assistant coach for the Lakers, Hawks, and Bucks.
After beginning as a video organizer in Brooklyn, Sweeny has actually worked as an assistant coach in Milwaukee, Brooklyn, and Detroit. He filled the exact same position at Northern Iowa and was director of basketball operations at the University of Evansville; he likewise coached at Anoka Ramsey Community College and the Academy of Art University in San Francisco. Sweeney is another previous college hooper, making all-conference honors as a senior in 2005-06 while dipping into the University of St. Thomas (St. Paul).