Report: Knicks dismiss coach Jeff Hornacek
NBA.com Global on Apr 12, 2018 01:53 PM
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The Knicks have reportedly cut ties with head coach Jeff Hornacek.
ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reported early Thursday morning (Thursday, PHL time) that New York has moved on from the the 54-year-old Hornacek just hours after the Knicks finished the season with a 39-53 record. This season marks the fifth consecutive year the franchise has failed to make the postseason.
Knicks dismissed coach Jeff Hornacek, league sources tell ESPN. Management informed Hornacek of decision upon returning to New York late tonight.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) April 12, 2018
Hornacek coached just two seasons with the Knicks after a two-and-a-half-year stint with Phoenix. He finishes his New York tenure with a record of 60-104 after going 101-112 with the Suns.