Report: Hornets ‘Expected’ To Pursue Former Lakers GM Mitch Kupchak

by February 20, 2018
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The Hornets are reportedly expected to pursue former Lakers GM Mitch Kupchak to replace Rich Cho during the offseason.

According to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, Kupchak is a “primary target” to partner with assistant GM Buzz Peterson next season.

Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan is planning to target former Los Angeles Lakers GM Mitch Kupchak for a high-ranking role in the organization, league sources told ESPN.

Jordan is planning to continue grooming assistant GM Buzz Peterson as a foundation of Charlotte’s front office, and Kupchak is a primary target to partner with Peterson, league sources told ESPN.

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