Quite a few people were surprised by the Denver Nuggets' decision to fire George Karl on Thursday morning. Among those surprised by the decision to let go the same man who was named 2013's Coach of the Year just 29 days ago were several NBA players. Here is a look at some of the shocked tweets that were posted around the league after news came down about Denver's surprising decision:
So we lost a GM now a coach what's next!?
-- Kenneth Faried (@KennethFaried35) June 6, 2013 Faried was also referencing Nuggets ex-GM Masai Ujiri, who walked away from Denver to take a better-paying job with the Toronto Raptors. Here are some other surprised tweets from Faried's fellow Nuggets:
-- Quincy Miller (@qmillertime) June 6, 2013
In a text message, Nuggets point guard Ty Lawson said, "All of this is crazy and unexpected, don't know what to say."
-- Benjamin Hochman (@nuggetsnews) June 6, 2013
-- fournier evan (@EvanFourmizz) June 6, 2013 All of the above tweets are ...