Originally written on Jb Smooth's Spot  |  Last updated 11/9/12
After starting the season with one win out of their first five games the Los Angeles Lakers have decided it was time to move on from the Mike Brown era according to Yahoo! Sports. This morning coach Brown was removed from a meeting and informed that he was relieved of his duties. The Lakers this season were implementing a new offensive system that was partially to blame for their slow start. In recent interviews and press conferences were all preaching the same mantra of patience that with time they would be able to turn it around. Brown was hired in 2011 after the retiring of Phil Jackson and following a series sweep by the Dallas Mavericks. Jim Buss, Lakers vice president who pushed for the hiring of Brown was the driving force behind his exit.
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