Found December 30, 2012 on isportsweb.com:
PLAYERS: Deron Williams
TEAMS: Brooklyn Nets
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The sudden dismissal of Avery Johnson by Brooklyn Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov leaves much more questions than answers. PJ Carlesimo has taken over as the interim, bit there is no reason to believe a coach with a less than stellar NBA coaching resume will take the reigns of arguably the 3rd best roster in the Eastern Conference. Phil Jackson is the top target for the Nets’ head coaching job. Right away, rumblings that Phil Jackson would be the next coach began. After all, he is the most decorated coach available, with 11 NBA titles between the Bulls and Lakers. And Jackson has expressed interest in having a vodka with Prokhorov, calling the Russian billionaire an “interesting young man.” However, Todd Musberger, the agent for the Zen Master coach, said Jackson has “no interest” in the head coaching position. Still, if Jackson really is intrigued by Prokhorov, then there remains a possibility the two could talk basketball, and the Nets are in position to give Jackson everything he de...
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