Effective immediately, the team will begin its search for a new head coach.
â€œDecisions of this nature are never easy, but I am making this change because I didnâ€™t feel significant progress was being made on either end of the court,â€ Stefanski said. â€œAs the season progressed, it became increasingly clear to me that this was necessary in order to provide a new direction for our team and gain more continuity.â€
Jordan was named the 23rd head coach in team history on June 1, 2009. In one season as head coach of the Sixers, Jordan compiled a 27-55 (.329) record.