Charlotte Hornets Rumors
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.
Chicago Bulls legend Michael Jordan has reached a settlement with supermarkets Jewel-Osco and Dominick’s over a pair of ads in a 2009 commemorative edition of Sports Illustrated that allegedly contained unauthorized use of his name, according to spokespeople for both sides. Jordan last week reached an undisclosed deal with the now-defunct Dominick’s, which operated under supermarket chain Safeway, and Jewel, whose parent company Albertsons merged with Safeway, Jordan’s spokeswoman, Estee Portnoy, said Sunday.