Jeff Hornacek fired by New York Knicks after 2 seasons

Clippers head coach Doc Rivers shouts to his

After another bad season, and a 60-104 record over the last two seasons, the New York Knicks followed through and fired head coach Jeff Hornacek Wednesday night.

The Knicks have reportedly cut ties with head coach Jeff Hornacek.

Jackson has been out of the league since he was sacked by the Golden State Warriors in 2014.

"Jeff is a positive person and I think he was hopeful that there would be another opportunity, but he's a pro, " Mills said. Jackson, who was the president, has since departed for his Montana home, Anthony was traded to the Oklahoma City Thunder and now Hornacek is leaving too, after the Knicks announced early on Thursday morning (April 12) that they had fired him. However, this isn't the first time he has been raised as a National Basketball Association coach.

Hornacek's reign in NY ended after two 50-loss seasons, despite one year remaining on his contract. "All we can ask is for fans to look at the plan we laid out a year ago and we are going to be consistent with (it)".

At 42, he does not have a heap of coaching experience, but Stackhouse has gained traction as an up-and-coming coach based on his performance as an assistant with Toronto and as the head coach of Toronto's G-League team. They lost more than 50 games and missed the playoffs both seasons under Hornacek.

The New York Knicks will be looking for different answers next season. As much as it continues to be frustrating that the Knicks can't have a head coach last long, you have to move on. He led the Memphis Grizzlies to the playoffs in his first season as head coach but was sacked 19 games into the 2017-18 season amid a clash with Marc Gasol and an eight-game losing streak.

The fact that Blatt didn't get the full backing of his players in Cleveland could be cause for concern, but that was a team of hard-headed veterans. Because New York doesn't have a collection of super talented players, investing in motion and player movement would make things easier on the offensive end.

The New York Knicks plan on reaching out to Villanova's Jay Wright about the team's new head coaching vacancy, according to Frank Isola of the New York Daily News. I just love going to work every day.

I mean, he'd have to be at least a little bright, given the run he's now on as head coach of the Villanova Wildcats men's basketball team. They spoke about finding a coach who can relate to "today's players" and fully grasp analytics and development and the way the game has changed. "Knicks brass evidently did not agree, as Hornacek, who was hired by Mills and Phil Jackson in the summer of 2016, helmed the team to his second straight disappointing season".

Related News:

  • WWE RAW after WrestleMania: Bobby Lashley makes SHOCK return

    WWE RAW after WrestleMania: Bobby Lashley makes SHOCK return

    No Way Jose makes his main roster debut from NXT and defeats John Skylar in a very quick match. Listen to the Turnbuckle Talk podcast with special guest Matt Hardy on iTunes HERE. .
    Multiple injuries reported as Masters-bound bus crashes

    Multiple injuries reported as Masters-bound bus crashes

    Westbound traffic has since cleared but eastbound traffic is still heavy with single lane traffic being diverted to the shoulder. Neither the GSP nor Gwinnett police have any previous DUIs on record for Hoppenbrouwer. "Major incident here.
    Actress Sri Reddy goes for half n**e and protests on road

    Actress Sri Reddy goes for half n**e and protests on road

    According to her statistic, about 90 percent of the women in the film industry would have faced the evils of casting couch. Sri Reddy's public tirade encouraged a few other new actresses, who too claimed to be the victims in the film industry.
  • Liverpool Salah not happy as Premier League add to Harry Kane's goals

    Liverpool Salah not happy as Premier League add to Harry Kane's goals

    Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane says he is confident he can eclipse Liverpool's Mohamed Salah to win the Premier League golden boot.
    Watch Tim Tebow homer on first pitch in Double-A

    Watch Tim Tebow homer on first pitch in Double-A

    You've got to stay focused. "But from the first time I saw him to this spring he's made some nice improvements. I've got to get back in the cage and work ... on all the things that I've been working on to try to improve".
    Wall Street posts 3rd day of gains as trade fears ease

    Wall Street posts 3rd day of gains as trade fears ease

    Despite the short-term market turbulence, investment pros are still hopeful that a full-fledged trade war will not break out. Most of the Dow finished in positive territory, with Home Depot, Microsoft and Nike all winning more than two percent.
  • Lovren reveals rant inspired Liverpool to sink City

    Lovren reveals rant inspired Liverpool to sink City

    And Dejan Lovren revealed that Liverpool regret their poor start, saying, as reported by The Telegraph : "Definitely". Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain says Liverpool are capable of beating any of the teams left in the Champions League .
    Passenger train travels 10km without engine in India

    Passenger train travels 10km without engine in India

    Reports say that seven railway workers - including the train's two drivers - have been suspended pending a safety inquiry. According to the Railway Board Chairman Ashwani Lohani, the incident was an isolated one due to the staff negligence.
    India committed to help in development of Nepal: PM Modi

    India committed to help in development of Nepal: PM Modi

    The two leaders jointly inaugurated the Integrated Check Post at Birgunj, after which it was officially handed over to Nepal. The Nepal-China agreements came at a time when Kathmandu-New Delhi ties started soaring after a border blockade in 2015-16.
  • Putin and Netanyahu speak by phone on Syria

    Putin and Netanyahu speak by phone on Syria

    During the conversation, the prime minister reiterated that Israel would not allow a Iranian military buildup in Syria . Israeli army officials said Israel would overthrow the Assad government if Iran attacked Israel through Syria .
    Watch Chadwick Boseman Host

    Watch Chadwick Boseman Host "Saturday Night Live"

    The sketch immediately got rave reviews and dominated the " SNL "-related chatter on Twitter". Of course, T'Challa gets the answer right.
    Masters 2018: McIlroy coping with Augusta's unique pressures

    Masters 2018: McIlroy coping with Augusta's unique pressures

    McIlroy, who is in search of his first Masters victory, backed up his 69 on Thursday with a hard-earned 1 under 71 on Friday. Finau shot a 68 on Thursday and backed that up with a 74 on Friday and is at 2 under for the tournament . "I feel relaxed.


Most liked

Facebook: Mark Zuckerberg and United States senators inspire endless memes
According to a recent survey about Facebook users and their expectations, almost 60 percent of respondents expected the company to collect some data about them.

Timberwolves End 14-Year Absence from Playoffs, NBA Releases 1st-Round Schedule
If that scenario occurs, and Minnesota beats Denver , then San Antonio defeating New Orleans would give us a Jazz-Warriors series. He said: "It's a lot of emotions". "I'll probably fall asleep and in the middle of the night and wake up and start crying".

Uber agrees to expanded settlement with FTC over 2016 data breach
Uber stated it considers bicycles and public transport for an easy method to cut back on traffic and environmental congestion. Khosrowshahi said the company has suspended its fleet of self-driving cars as it continues to probe what went wrong.

Spotify Launches New Bundle Deal With Hulu In The US
Spotify and Hulu just extended a subscription bundle, which they were offering only to college students, to all users. It seems that basic cable is nearly gone, as many people don't need the hundreds of channels you will never watch.

Lawsuit: 3 Michigan State basketball players raped woman in 2015
The woman's suit claims she was not advised to have a physical exam, seek medical treatment or have STD or pregnancy tests. The basketball players have not been named in the lawsuit identified as John Doe 1, 2 and 3, which was filed in the U.S.

German carmaker Volkswagen mulls senior management reshuffle
Volkswagen delivered over 1.5mn vehicles to customers in its first quarter of 2018, breaking the company's record. Volkswagen is considering a surprise management shakeup that could include replacing CEO Matthias Mueller .

Stocks bounce back as trade tensions ebb
Technology companies like Apple and Microsoft are recovering some of their recent losses and so are industrial companies. The UK's FTSE 100 Index added 0.2 percent, as did Germany's DAX Index, while France's CAC40 Index increased 0.1 percent.

Trump Predicts China Will Be First to Buckle in Trade Dispute
He added that he and China's President Xi Jinping "will always be friends, no matter what happens with our dispute on trade ". He's got to show he's ready to retaliate against USA trade threats while demonstrating China's commitment to opening up.

All Signs Point To Apple Inc. (AAPL) Using Own Chips
The move is seen as a strategy to make all of Apple Macs, iPhones and iPads work more similarly and seamlessly together . Intel shares were down more than 7.5 percent to $48.12 in late afternoon trading on the Nasdaq exchange in NY .

Trump praises EPA head, is looking into reports
EPA spokesman Jahan Wilcox told ABC News the agency "will respond to Congresswoman McCollum through the proper channel". But he defended his employees, saying with a touch of hubris that they 'serve a very important person'.

Tony Finau will attempt to play The Masters despite dislocating his ankle
Trending today on KRON4's Morning Buzz, Tiger at the Masters , Tony Finau wrecks his ankle and Bubba Watson makes a trick shot. Weirdly, it looks like he pops it back into place while he's laying on the ground, before getting back up and walking it off.

As Microsoft Corp (MSFT) Market Value Rose, Invesco LTD Upped Holding
In terms of the number of bullish analysts that have the stock rated a Buy or Strong Buy , we can see that the number is now 1. JLB & Associates Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of Microsoft during the second quarter worth approximately $10,873,000.

Grainy video could be clue in Washington family's SUV death plunge
The Columbus Police Department said the 3200 block of 4th Avenue was the last place where Erin Collier, 37, was seen. He said the Harts left Alexandria for OR looking for a change of weather and pace.

Masters is our Super Bowl - Spieth
His quest to better Jack Nicklaus's record of 18 major titles stalled after he grabbed number 14 at the 2008 U.S. But lately, things are on the upswing for the legendary golfer. "But for some reason, I don't have any pain.

Trump threatens to send military forces to guard US-Mexico border
Trump's claim about being the first to implement such a decision and place troops at the southern border is inherently false. President Donald Trump announced Tuesday that the U.S. -Mexico border will be guarded with American troops.