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Brooklyn Nets – Head Coaches to Replace Avery Johnson

Posted on 28 Dec, 2012, by in NBA

The question whether Deron Williams with his disappointing play or with his venomous interviews is responsible for Avery Johnson getting fired before the end of December isn’t relevant. The man who comes to replace Johnson as the head coach of the Brooklyn Nets is the important thing in this whole drama. More

15 NBA Head Coaches During Their Playing Days

Posted on 21 Aug, 2012, by in NBA

Does being a good NBA player make someone a good NBA head coach? About half of the league’s coaches didn’t play in the NBA, including the most recent NBA champion, Erik Spoelstra. His finals opponent, Scott Brooks, did play, actually winning the NBA title as a player, just like Avery Johnson, Byron Scott, Rick Carlisle, Lionel Hollins and Kevin McHale. More

Not So Classic NBA Moments – Avery Johnson and Josh Howard

Posted on 30 Jul, 2011, by in NBA

Avery Johnson inflicting some accidental pain on Josh Howard while Erik Dampier hides from his steaming coach. Man, I miss the NBA. More