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Undaunted by Phil Jackson's reported reluctance to coach their team, Brooklyn Nets officials have established Jackson as their top target in the wake of Avery Johnson's dismissal, according to NBA coaching sources.Share Tweet
Net Change: After dropping 10 of 13, the Nets fired Avery Joh…CNNSI.com Dec 27, 2012After dropping 10 of 13, the Nets fired Avery Johnson as their coach. He may have been the first casualty of increased expectations, but his ouster was deserved, says Chris Mannix.Share TweetESPN.com Dec 27, 2012Brooklyn Nets general manager Billy King sounded optimistic that point guard Deron Williams and power forward Kris Humphries will be back in the lineup for Friday night's game against the Charlotte Bobcats.Share TweetCourt Vision: Nets eye big name to replace Johnson?Share TweetCNNSI.com Dec 27, 2012Bucks top Nets 13th straight time as Williams sitsShare Tweet