Sixers assistant coach Greg Jorg will be back after more than two months of cancer treatment

2022-05-24 0 By

Sixers assistant coach Dave Joerger is set to return to work more than two months after leaving the team to undergo cancer treatment, ESPN’s Woj reports.Jorg took a leave of absence from the team in mid-November to undergo chemotherapy and radiation for a head and neck cancer that, according to previous reports, has a 90 percent chance of being cured because it was caught early.Joerger, a former head coach with the Grizzlies and Kings, joined the sixers coaching staff in 2020-21 as rivers’ assistant.