The Tennessean reports this morning
that Ashley McElhiney has been re-instated as the head coach of the Nashville Rhythm.
''Things happen, it was an unfortunate incident,'' McElhiney said last night. ''Me, along with the players and the organization are trying to put this behind us and look forward to playing our next game.'
Yesterday's statement from the franchise said ''the majority owners and the team general manager have since confirmed that this action was taken without their consent.''
McElhiney's agent, Washington D.C.-based Gioberto Garcia, said the two sides held a lengthy meeting yesterday in Nashville with lawyers from both sides. McElhiney ultimately agreed that she and her representatives would not divulge the details of the meeting or discuss the on-court incident involving Anthony
Now the question is--can the team put this huge distraction behind them and go about the business of winning basketball games?
posted by Michael Hickerson at 2/04/2005 01:24:00 PM