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Nets fire Avery Johnson


 Nets fire Avery Johnson
 12-27-2012, 11:16 AMaway - #41
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Mike brown says what's new ni##a?
 12-27-2012, 11:16 AMaway - #42
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The Brooklyn Nets have relieved Avery Johnson of his coaching duties, general manager Billy King announced Thursday.


Johnson, who was in the final year of his contract, was named Eastern Conference Coach of the Month for October and November following an 11-4 start. But the Nets have won just three of their last 13 games in December, prompting the team to go in another direction.


The Nets, at 14-14, currently hold the eighth and final playoff spot in the East.



"The Nets ownership would like to express thanks to Avery for his efforts and to wish him every success in the future," principal owner Mikhail Prokhorov said.


Johnson was named coach of the Nets on June 15, 2010. In two-plus seasons with the Nets, Johnson compiled a record of 60-116.
 12-27-2012, 11:16 AMaway - #43
Maddog345 3 heat pts

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About time. I never thought Avery Johnson was that good of a coach.

He inherited that really good Dallas team.
 12-27-2012, 11:16 AMaway - #44
Backflipz 81 heat pts81

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Didn't expect it to happen this soon

Atleast miss the playoffs first and have a horrible draft

Oh wait...



 12-27-2012, 11:17 AMaway - #45
pamilco_playa 2 heat pts

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no one more chance? That's a shame
 12-27-2012, 11:17 AMaway - #46
money36 2 heat pts

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Lol i just recently watched the video of avery and talib kweli talking about brooklyn community and the nets. Then this. The nets have looked average and have tanked fast.

The nets just have a overpaid backcourt, and no dominant player on their team. Its a shame that avery had to be the scapegoat.
 12-27-2012, 11:17 AMaway - #47
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Whaaaaaaa?!
 12-27-2012, 11:17 AMaway - #48
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Bad move. Nets lost forreal.
 12-27-2012, 11:19 AMaway - #49
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i guess avery is to blame for dwill 6-20 shooting
 12-27-2012, 11:19 AMaway - #50
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D-Will has struck again!
 12-27-2012, 11:19 AMaway - #51
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You can take the Nets out of New Jersey, but you can't take the Nets out of the Nets.
 12-27-2012, 11:19 AMaway - #52
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Dwill...

 12-27-2012, 11:22 AMaway - #53
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should've fired deron williams
 12-27-2012, 11:22 AMaway - #54
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Originally Posted by Knowledgeable


Mike brown says what's new ni##a?
 12-27-2012, 11:22 AMaway - #55
JewsusChrist 113 heat pts113

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####ed up......bring in phil jackson
 12-27-2012, 11:22 AMonline - #56
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This

Can't

Be

Life

 12-27-2012, 11:26 AMaway - #57
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THE NETS ARE COMING TO TAKE OVER NEW YORK!!! - YouTube

 12-27-2012, 11:26 AMaway - #58
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Makes me hate the Nets even more
Thats some bull####
Johnson has been doing the best with a ####ty hand the GM dealt to him.
Deron Williams is overpaid and a panic move
Joe Johnson is definitely overpaid and also a panic move and they didn't get a draft pick & Dwight Howard.
 12-27-2012, 11:27 AMaway - #59
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D will hoe a$s strikes again...
 12-27-2012, 11:28 AMaway - #60
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Originally Posted by Javon23
Makes me hate the Nets even more
Thats some bull####
Johnson has been doing the best with a ####ty hand the GM dealt to him.
Deron Williams is overpaid and a panic move
Joe Johnson is definitely overpaid and also a panic move and they didn't get a draft pick & Dwight Howard.
Cliff notes:#NETSLOST
 
 


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