Mavericks fire Avery Johnson after another playoff flop

There are 4 comments on the Apr 30, 2008, Newsday story titled Mavericks fire Avery Johnson after another playoff flop. In it, Newsday reports that:

The Dallas Mavericks fired coach Avery Johnson on Wednesday, the first of what's likely to be many offseason moves after the league's highest payroll produced a second straight first-round knockout from the ...

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FREE MAN

United States

#1 Apr 30, 2008
A. J. WOULD BE IDEAL FOR THE KNICKS. forget jackson and hire johnson,
FREE MAN

United States

#2 Apr 30, 2008
get avery knicks, get avery NQW!

Since: Sep 07

FARMINGDALE NY

#3 Apr 30, 2008
I agree we need experienced head coach, not some guy to be hired because he was a popular Knick player.
Remember Willis Reed experiment in 1977.
How about we trade Isiah for Avery?
FREE MAN

Poway, CA

#4 May 1, 2008
WHOA, WILLIS REED WAS A PRETTY GOOD COACH, AND A BETTER JUDGE OF BASKETBALL TALENT THAN ANYONE EVER IN THE KNICKS ORG. EXCEPT RED. REMEMBER RAY RICHARDSON, LONNIE SHELTON ETC. Willis was better than knucklehead thomas and brown.

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