Paul Silas promises up-tempo offense
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Paul Silas' first practice as the new interim coach of the Charlotte Bobcats Thursday had one noteworthy twist.
Instead of practicing with a 24-second shot clock, the Bobcats worked with a 14-second shot clock.
It's all part of Silas' plan to play up-tempo basketball -- a stark contrast to the style of his predecessor, Larry Brown, who was fired on Wednesday.
"I want to bring some energy to this ball club," Silas said after being introduced as ...
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