The Charlotte Bobcats have requested permission to talk with Rockets assistant coach Kelvin Sampson about their vacant head coaching position, a person with knowledge of the discussions said today. Sampson, a Charlotte resident, was acting head coach during Kevin McHale’s absence this season. Sampson joined McHale’s staff with the Rockets in 2011 after spending three with the Milwaukee Bucks.
Charlotte asks to talk to Rockets assistant coach Kelvin Sampson
Houston Chronicle | May 1