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.
Spurs assistant James Borrego and Celtics assistant Jay Larranaga each will meet with the Charlotte Hornets for a second time on head coaching job this weekend, league sources tell ESPN. Owner Michael Jordan will be a part of these meetings, sources said.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) May 5, 2018