Browsing Head Coaches Fired

Bo Pelini

Nebraska Cornhuskers Fire Bo Pelini – Who Comes Next?

Posted on 1 Dec, 2014, by in NFL

It was going to happen sooner or later – Bo Pelini getting fired from his job as the Nebraska head coach. It wasn’t about the record, which was always good, but the inability to win conference titles or any meaningful games, which now leads to the question of who comes in for him? Dan Mullen from Mississippi State, Jerry Kill from Minnesota and Jim McElwain from Colorado State are just some of the names. More

Mike Brown, Kyrie Irving

Cleveland Cavaliers Fire Mike Brown – Who Comes Next?

Posted on 13 May, 2014, by in NBA

It has been a rough few years for Mike Brown, who gets the less than impressive mark of being fired by the same team twice, being let go by the Cleveland Cavaliers after only one season at the helm. This will obviously put the names of George Karl and Stan Van Gundy at the top of the list for successors, while Mark Jackson will also be in the mix, along with college basketball coaches like Billy Donovan, Fred Hoiberg, Tim Izzo, John Beilein and Tony Bennett. More

Mark Jackson

Golden State Warriors Fire Mark Jackson – Who Comes Next?

Posted on 7 May, 2014, by in NBA

The rumors have been circulating for quite some time, but now it’s official: The Golden State Warriors fired Mark Jackson despite taking them to the playoffs for two consecutive seasons as taking a step backwards in the eye of ownership was something that couldn’t be glanced over, leaving an opening for guys like Steve Kerr, Lionel Hollins, Stan Van Gundy and maybe even Fred Hoiberg. More

Calipari, Ollie

Los Angeles Lakers Fire Mike D’Antoni – Who Comes Next?

Posted on 1 May, 2014, by in NBA

Almost two full years as the head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers were enough for Mike D’Antoni amid the ongoing speculation of his job security, which now means that as the team heads into a massive rebuild, a new head coach, with names like Byron Scott, Kevin Ollie, George Karl, Lionel Hollins, John Calipari and possibly even Ettore Messina as likely candidates. More