In case you already didn’t know, Charlotte Bobcats assistant coach Patrick Ewing is going to be making his head coaching debut tonight against the New York Knicks after current head coach Steve Clifford is recovering in the hospital.
As you might figure, Ewing coaching against the team that drafted him is kind of a big deal and earlier today, Bobcats reporter Stephanie Ready decided to ask Patrick about Michael Jordan’s thoughts about his head coaching debut.
Ewing noted that Jordan joked about firing him if he didn’t win:
Patrick Ewing said that Michael Jordan joked with him: if he doesn't win, he's fired.
— Stephanie Ready (@StephanieReady) November 8, 2013
Clearly, Michael means business…