Nothin' but Net: D'Antoni hiring is just strange

Nov 13, 2012 Full story: FOX16 10

After the Los Angeles Lakers fired Mike Brown on Friday, everyone with a brain thought the next head coach of the struggling Lakers would be the two-time former head coach, Phil Jackson.

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Donkey Estonkey

Hampton, VA

#1 Nov 13, 2012
Guess Brad Pitt turned them down?
Heat Fan

Miami, FL

#2 Nov 13, 2012
As a Heat fan, I'm really pleased they passed up Jackson and hired D'Antoni.

“I know where you are,”

Since: Jun 08

Right here under my thumb

#3 Nov 13, 2012
D'Antoni is an offensive coach - their defense is really going to suck.

“Happiness comes through giving”

Since: Feb 08

Location hidden

#4 Nov 13, 2012
Buss and Jackson haven't played nice. Very disappointing.

Since: Nov 11

Location hidden

#5 Nov 13, 2012
The ZenMaster didnt see that one coming! Guess he thought more of himself than the Lakers thought about him.
Ginobili

San Francisco, CA

#6 Nov 18, 2012
KoMe does not want to play "D". One of the weakest part of KoMe's game is "D". He is over-rated in "D". His man torches him all the time thru his sixteen or seventeen years.
JOHNNY

Bronx, NY

#7 Nov 25, 2012
well so far it seems to be working, and i think they should bring pau gasol. off the bench as the sixth man. it will enhanced their bench a whole lot...and put antwain in the starting line up.
The Water Boy

Richland, WA

#8 Nov 25, 2012
Ginobili wrote:
KoMe does not want to play "D". One of the weakest part of KoMe's game is "D". He is over-rated in "D". His man torches him all the time thru his sixteen or seventeen years.
...and only 5 rings to show for it, pity.
The Water Boy

Richland, WA

#9 Nov 25, 2012
Im just curious as to why LA Nation didnt b!tch about that CLOWN, Mike Brown as much as this guy. Brown was a clusterfvcck on offense and an utter failure on the defensive side--and this from an acclaimed "defensive coach".

Coach of the Year my ass. Lebron was the coach of the year. Judge that...

D'antoni is exponentially better than Brown, its laughable.

Since: Oct 12

San Francisco, CA

#10 Nov 25, 2012

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