Charlotte assistant Patrick Ewing, a Hall of Fame player who spent the majority of his basketball career with the New York Knicks, made his head coaching debut in the Bobcats’ 101-91 loss against his former team.
Patrick Ewing has agreed to become associate head coach of the Charlotte Bobcats, who are owned by former National Basketball Association rival and Olympic teammate Michael Jordan, Yahoo Sports reports.
Hank Greenberg was the son of Romanian Jews who spoke Yiddish at home. As a Detroit Tiger, he was dropped into a state whose industry was controlled by one anti-Semite (Henry Ford) and whose airwaves were poisoned by another (Father Charles Coughlin).
President Barack Obama assembled what he called his own basketball “dream team,” calling in retired basketball greats Michael Jordan and Patrick Ewing to help him raise more than $3 million for his re-election.
Patrick Ewing, who led Georgetown University to college basketball’s championship game in three of his four seasons, heads this year’s class of inductees into the National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame.
The bombing suspect police have been chasing through the Boston area attended a prestigious public high school in Cambridge, Massachusetts, that educated actor-director Ben Affleck and basketball player Patrick Ewing.