Originally Posted by ihatetimthomas
This is quite the shocker. Sad to see him go. Great coach and great mind. He really got the most he possibly could out of the the teams he coached. I think he got the most out of Deron and Boozer given Boozer inept consistency to be injured and their total lack of size. He was right there with Stockton and Malone but MJ stood in his way. The guy has been around forever, and at his age, a year round bball season takes its strain. I am still a bit perplexed on the timing of this...was he just tired of it all?
More than likely, the man is 69 in a month and despite having a good team it doesn't look like a championship year for them.