Brown, out. Again.
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I love hockey, but I'm from the American south, so I'll occasionally try to say "Kyosti Karjalainen" or whatever and have it come out sounding like a garbage truck.
Laker Nation, this is going to hurt us more than it hurts you.
Okay, here's the good news for Cleveland: Mike Brown isn't the worst coach in basketball anymore.
When news broke on Friday that <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2012/11/so-long-mike-brown-and-long-live-dwight-howard-coach-killer-jokes">the Los Angeles Lakers had fired Mike Brown just 5 games into the season</a>, the majority of NBA writers and just fans in general said the same thing: “Hello, Mike D’Antoni.
The worst news for the Los Angeles Lakers today should have been that <a href="https://twitter.com/Mike_Bresnahan/status/266965775087177728">Devin Ebanks was arrested on suspicion of a DUI this morning</a>.
You know how when a celebrity or someone is old or sick and newspapers write obituaries for them while they're living so the article can go up as soon as possible after they die.
We hate to interrupt your regularly scheduled Nightcap but there's big news coming out of the NBA.
If somebody tried to pull off this trade in a fantasy league, the other team owners would veto it so hard.
<a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2011/05/andrew-bynum-praises-jj-barea"> Even when they're gone, the Los Angeles Lakers find a way to keep their name in the news. <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2011/05/whats-next-for-the-los-angeles-lakers">A major storyline</a> heading into the offseason revolved around the team and who would be chosen to succeed Phil Jackson.
As bored as most people are with the NBA Playoffs by now, what with Oprah Winfrey <a href="http://www.kansascity.com/2011/05/13/2872257/oprah-bucks-bulls.html">dictating when games can be played</a>, we should embrace as much NBA action as we possibly can in the remaining months of these playoffs, because the future of the 2011-12 season isn't looking very bright.
UPDATE: <a href="http://sports.espn.go.com/nba/news/story?id=4250816">ESPN</a> is calling BS; Whose anonymous sources trump whose.
Before I start my hat goes off to Orlando.
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