Laurel D’Antoni was packing to maneuver to Austin once the severe storms hit southeast West Virginia on Thursday.
Austin — Laurel D’Antoni, the wife of Austin Rockets coach Mike D’Antoni, was saved by boat after she was one of the citizens which were made to leave their houses in White-colored Sulphur Springs, West Virginia, because of severe rain storms and flooding a week ago.
“Everyone is okay,Inch Mike D’Antoni told on Monday. “Our hearts visit everyone that are not fine in areas which are devastated. We would like to try to assist them to and rebuild by any means that people can.”
Severe storms hit several West Virginia towns a week ago, causing massive flooding that wiped out 23 people, destroyed homes and it has left many without power.
“It had been very frightening,” D’Antoni stated. “Although I would not happen to be much assist with the 2 cats. There is some damage, low, water rising and she or he was caught inside it, she could not escape and the only method she’ll leave was by boat. They arrived on the scene and saved her and a few differing people.Inch
Mike D’Antoni stated his house received minimal damage. He wasn’t in West Virginia once the storms began hitting Thursday while he was at Austin working the National basketball association draft.
Mike D’Antoni stated his wife, together with two cats, got inside a boat and left their offseason home in the Greenbrier, an estate in the middle of the Allegheny Mountain tops. National basketball association Hall of Famer Jerry West also lives locally.