Originally Posted by elementally morale
I'm not a huge fan of D'Antoni either, but I think the team will respond well. Both Kobe and Nash like the guy. Pau will love not having to hustle inside and Howard will absolutely love it.
They'll probably respond well, but it's not he's not winning a championship with his coaching style, period.
They just did a complete 180. They went from a defensive minded coach (which ironically they were having defensive troubles anyway) to a coach that doesn't teach defense at all.