May 20, 2016, 3:59 pm
Although Mike D’Antoni remains the front runner, the Houston Rockets are seriously considering Hornets’ assistant Stephen Silas for their open head coaching position.
Silas would reportedly bring in Lionel Hollins as an assistant coach, giving the team an experienced presence on the bench. It will be interesting to see how this search plays out, but at this point it still seems that D’Antoni will be running the show in Houston next season.
In addition to Mike D'Antoni, Rockets seriously weighing Stephen Silas as coach with Lionel Hollins as his top assistant, source said.
— Jonathan Feigen (@Jonathan_Feigen) May 20, 2016