Originally posted on Busted Coverage  |  Last updated 11/12/12
The Lakers didn’t wait long to find a new head coach. This morning, Mike D’Antoni was named the new coach over Phil Jackson. Yes, you read that right. The same guy who was fired less than a year ago by the Knicks is now going to be in charge of Kobe, Dwight and the Lakers. Twitter had mixed emotions, but most of the black guys we encountered weren’t too happy. @CBJR3 said “hired a ***** wit a bum knee instead of the G.O.A.T. Phil Jackson”. @DaRealist_24 was pissed the Lakers didn’t even let Phil turn it down and dropped this tweet: “we choulda at least gave phil jackson a chance 2 turn da head coaching position down b4 we signed d’antoni ass..jim buss a old hoe ass nigga”. Time will tell if D’Antoni was the right man for the job, but at the moment black guys aren’t happy and they’re using Twitter to unleash their frustrations. Filed under: Basketball, NBA
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