Rick Adelman’s Son Still Coaching After 2 DUIs?!

As if Rick Adelman doesn’t have enough headaches as he tries to keep his Houston Rockets in playoff contention after the season-ending injury to Tracy McGrady: The OREGONIAN reports that his son David, a basketball coach at Lincoln High in Portland, was arrested over the weekend and charged with a DUI - his second such arrest since 2005. The amazing part is that David Adelman is being allowed by the school to continue coaching through the end of the year.

David Adelman

Unfortunately, Rick Adelman has had to deal with more than one son getting in trouble with the law for drinking while driving: his eldest son R.J. Adelman took a leave of absence from his job as an assistant coach under his father in December 2007 after being arrested on a DUI charge. R.J. Adelman has since returned to the Rockets’ bench, making two Adelmans who were able to hold onto their jobs after DUI charges.

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