Mavericks fire A. Johnson

Mavericks fire A. Johnson

There are 2 comments on the Baltimore Sun story from May 1, 2008, titled Mavericks fire A. Johnson. In it, Baltimore Sun reports that:

The Dallas Mavericks fired coach Avery Johnson yesterday, the first of what is likely to be many offseason moves after the team with the league's highest payroll again flopped in the first round of the ...

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Attila the Hon

United States

#1 May 1, 2008
It didn't help that the Mavericks had at least six players who had no business being on this team: the two Jasons - Kidd & Terry, Erick Dampier, Jerry Stackhouse, Juwan Howard and Jamaal Magloire. Not only did Mark Cuban fire the wrong man but he spent last night hogging up the front row at the Cubs-Brewers game at Wrigley.
edo bg

Frankfort, KY

#2 May 1, 2008
Attila the Hon wrote:
It didn't help that the Mavericks had at least six players who had no business being on this team: the two Jasons - Kidd & Terry, Erick Dampier, Jerry Stackhouse, Juwan Howard and Jamaal Magloire. Not only did Mark Cuban fire the wrong man but he spent last night hogging up the front row at the Cubs-Brewers game at Wrigley.
I would leave Jason Terry of that list. But Avery had to take some blame. Dirk was the only player doing anything, and he did not get nearly enough shots. Avery was more focused on getting howard and kidd going letting them take unnecessary shots instead of going with his bread and butter. Jason Kidd made chris paul look like freaking Magic Johnson. Kidd just looked very old. I bet chris paul doesn't get the same numbers against parker.

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