Sources say Michael Jordan, owner of Charlotte Hornets, will meet with Kenny Atkinson, head-coaching finalist Mike D’Antoni this week.

Charlotte Hornets Sources told ESPN that Michael Jordan, the owner, is scheduled to meet with Mike D'Antoni and two other finalists for the coaching job.

Golden State Sources say assistant Kenny Atkinson will meet with Jordan on Tuesday. D'Antoni's arrival is expected later in this week.

Sources said that Atkinson and D'Antoni had already met with management in two meetings, including GM Mitch Kupchak.

James Borrego was fired by the Hornets after four seasons.

D'Antoni's total score of 217-102 during his four seasons as Rockets coach was 217-102. He reached the Western Conference finals twice and advanced to the conference semifinals three times. D'Antoni was a two-time NBA coach of the year. The Rockets had the highest winning percentage in Western Conference (.682) over those four seasons, surpassing only the.812. Toronto Raptors (.695) across the entire league

As a head coach for 16 seasons Denver, PhoenixThe Los Angeles Lakers, New York Knicks HoustonD'Antoni's totals are 672-527 (6.560), and 54-56-7 in the playoffs. He has been named the NBA Coach of the Year twice (2004 and 2017).

Atkinson could soon be the second Golden State assistant coach, allowing him to step down from the Warriors and lead a new team. Mike Brown was hired as the coach of the Golden State Warriors. Sacramento Kings Next season.

Atkinson's record was 118-190 over three years with the Nets. He inherited a complete rebuild and showed improvement each season, until his resignation following an injury-plagued 2019. Atkinson spent the 2020-21 season playing for the Nets. Los Angeles Clippers Before joining Kerr's team, I was an assistant.

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