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Nets Fire Head Coach Avery Johnson, P.J. Carlesimo Named Interim

Avery Johnson was fired on Thursday as coach of the Brooklyn Nets, who have fallen to .500 in their season of new surroundings and elevated expectations.

12/27/2012

Dwight Howard #12 of the Los Angeles Lakers drives against Reggie Evans #30 of the Brooklyn Nets at Staples Center. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets Hang Tough With Lakers, But Ultimately Fall Short In D’Antoni’s Debut

Kobe Bryant scored six of his 25 points in the final two minutes, and the Lakers hung on for a 95-90 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Tuesday night in Mike D’Antoni’s sideline debut.

11/21/2012

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Lakers Pass On Phil Jackson, Hire Ex-Knicks Coach Mike D’Antoni

D’Antoni’s reputation as an innovative coach wasn’t helped by his tenure in New York. Now he has a chance to rebound in Los Angeles.

11/12/2012

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Hartnett: Lakers Are Ready-Made For Phil Jackson

The Lakers handed Mike Brown the pink slip after 5 games and will undoubtedly turn to Phil Jackson as their first choice replacement.

11/09/2012

Andy Reid (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Silverman: Breaking Down 10 NFL Coaches On The Hot Seat

The NFL season has not even reached the halfway point, but the fire under the seat of 10 head coaches is already quite hot.

10/24/2012

Mike Brown (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Schmeelk: NBA Playoffs Serve As A Reality Check For Coaches, General Managers

The NBA playoffs serve as a huge reality check for teams, showing them their true weaknesses and where they have to get better if they want to win a title.

05/24/2012

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Nets’ Rally Falls Short Against Kobe Bryant, Lakers

The Lakers and Nets all seemed to know exactly where the late 3-pointer would end up. Mostly because they know the guy who shot it.

04/04/2012

Martin Brodeur

Devils Without Brodeur Tonight In St. Louis

As if the New Jersey Devils didn’t have enough problems already. They will be without goaltender Martin Brodeur and with their punchless offense Saturday when they try to salvage a win in the finale of their three-game road trip against the St. Louis Blues.

WFAN–11/20/2010