Hornets set second interviews with Borrego, Larranaga

Celtics assistant Jay Larranaga has spoken to several teams about their coaching openings, including the Bucks, a report says.

They’re not in the playoffs, but the front office of the Charlotte Hornets is busy this weekend as they continue their search for a new head coach, according to a report.

Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN reports the Hornets will be talking with San Antonio assistant James Borrego and Boston assistant Jay Larranaga for the second time as they look for their replacement for Steve Clifford, who was fired at the conclusion of the regular season.

Other names linked to the Hornets’ vacancy: San Antonio Spurs assistants Ettore Messina and Ime Udoka, Portland Trail Blazers assistant David Vanterpool, Chicago Bulls assistant Jim Boylen and G League coach Jerry Stackhouse.