A little over a month ago, precisely after the last game of the NBA regular season in Los Angeles Lakers, Frank Vogel he was fired from the position of head coach, after 3 seasons.
It didn’t take long for Vogel to receive interest from some franchises that were in need of a coach, as according to Jake Fischer of Bleacher Report, the Charlotte Hornets They would have already interviewed him.
The equipment owned by Michael JordanIn the same way that the Lakers fired Vogel, the Hornets did the same with James Borrego, after failing to qualify for the playoffs either.
The Hornets have not qualified for the postseason for 7 years, being in the 2015/2016 season when they last played the playoffs, falling 3-4 to the Miami Heat.
Vogel, who is considered one of the best defensive-minded strategists, an aspect that urgently needs improvement in the Hornets, would have been interviewed via Zoom, and joins the list of candidates such as Mike D’ Antoni, Kenny Atkinson, and Charles Lee.
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Vogel has experience of having been head coach of the Indiana Pacers for 6 years, 2 more with the Orlando Magic, and 3 as head of the Lakers, where he won the title in his first season in 2020, with LeBron James and Anthony Davis as their best players.