Casey Hill Rumors
Former Santa Cruz Warriors head coach Casey Hill will be named the head coach of the Agua Caliente Clippers of Ontario, multiple league sources tell 2 Ways & 10 Days. Hill, spent the past four seasons as the head coach in Santa Cruz, amassing a 114–86 (.570) regular season record, including a G League championship for the 2014–15 season.
“Robert Swift? I think about him all the time” says Bob Myers, Swift’s former agent and now the GM of the Warriors. Like most everyone I talk to, Myers wants to know how Swift is doing. Not in basketball but in life. “I feel bad I couldn’t help him,” says Voigt. “I hope somebody can.” “He caught the bad side of the business,” says Casey Hill, now the coach of the Santa Cruz (Calif.) Warriors of the D-League. “An NBA athlete who has a lot of money who’s 18 or 19, with parents who’ve taken advantage of him… ” He trails off. “How much pain was he in?” wonders Sherman Alexie, the author, poet, and a key figure in the save the Sonics campaign in Seattle. “How much pain did he carry into the league? Was he doomed to fail?” Alexie, a recovering alcoholic, says he feels “total empathy and hope for his recovery.”