HoopsHype Steve Hetzel rumors


June 18, 2014 Updates

Charlotte Hornets General Manager Rich Cho announced today that the team has added Steve Hetzel as an assistant coach on the staff of Head Coach Steve Clifford. NBA.com

June 15, 2014 Updates
May 29, 2014 Updates

The Charlotte Hornets will hire Canton Charge head coach Steve Hetzel as an assistant coach, Yahoo Sports reported on Thursday. The Charlotte Observer confirmed the report but added that nothing was official yet. Hetzel started as a Cavaliers video coordinator during Mike Brown's first stint in Cleveland, then moved to Detroit as an assistant to John Kuester. Cleveland Plain Dealer

September 4, 2013 Updates

Player development is the name of the game for the youthful Cavaliers. A league source said Steve Hetzel has accepted the job as head coach of the Canton Charge of the National Basketball Development League. He will replace former Charge coach Alex Jensen, who left after two seasons to become a developmental coach on Tyrone Corbin's staff with the Jazz. The Cavs are still reportedly working on contract details. They've put a strong emphasis on player development on the Cavs with so many young, emerging players. They have eight players on their roster 25 or younger, including rookies Anthony Bennett, Sergey Karasev and Carrick Felix. News-Herald

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