Steve Clifford Rumors
Rick Bonnell: Nic Batum said extending coach Steve Clifford’s contract could enhance the @Charlotte Hornets chances of re-signing him over the summer. Batum on Clifford: “He trusts me. He believes in me. So that could be a big factor.” in Batum’s free-agency decision.
The Charlotte Hornets have agreed to a three-year contract extension with coach Steve Clifford, sources told ESPN.com. Clifford, who is in the final year of the contract he signed when he was hired in 2013, is now signed through the 2018-19 season.
Rick Bonnell: OBSERVER EXCLUSIVE: The @hornets have come to agreement with coach Steve Clifford on a multi-year extension. Story to follow.