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For Kobe, there's only one logical choice to take over in Lakerland: Phil Jackson.Share Tweet
After initially resisting the idea of reaching out again to former coach Phil Jackson to once again come to their rescue, the Los Angeles Lakers have changed course. The team now plans to look at Jackson and former Suns and Knicks head coach Mike D'Anto…Share Tweet
Hollywood Drama: Bernie Bickerstaff takes over for the Lakers afte…CNNSI.com Nov 9, 2012Bernie Bickerstaff takes over for the Lakers after the abrupt firing of Mike Brown. The Lakers try to turn things around against the visiting Warriors, who are without Andrew Bogut.Share TweetThe Lakers' decision to part ways with their head coach wasn't a panic move. Mike Brown failed to connect with his players, making it an easy decision for the Lakers, says Ben Golliver.Share TweetLakers forward Devin Ebanks was arrested on suspicion of DUI.Share Tweet
Cuban: 'Quick trigger' for Lakers to fire BrownESPN.com Nov 9, 2012Dallas Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle isn't one bit happy that the preseason West favorite Los Angeles Lakers fired his former assistant Mike Brown after five games.Share TweetESPN.com Nov 9, 2012After two failed coaching hires, the pressure is on Jim Buss to make the right choice.Share Tweet
Boston Celtics GM Danny Ainge: ‘We haven’t really figured out Jeff [Green]‘yahoo.com Nov 9, 2012The Los Angeles Lakers have devolved into a big ole mess, dropping four of five to start the season as rumors of coach Mike Brown's permanence abound. Their 2008 and 2010 NBA Finals collaborators, the veteran Boston Celtics, are also in the midst of an …Share Tweet
Deadspin NBA Shit List: Dwight Howard, The Superman Of Unfunnydeadspin.com Nov 9, 2012A celebration of the NBA's most infuriating players, both past and present. Read other NBA Shit List entries here. More »Share Tweet
Mike Brown's Firing Is Lunacy, But Here's Why It Happenedgrantland.com Nov 9, 2012Some thoughts on the Lakers' firing of Mike Brown before I head to Madison Square Garden to watch two teams that are actually good at basketball in th...Share Tweet
The Mike Brown era ends in L.A., but the Week 10 picks must go ongrantland.com Nov 9, 2012A moment of silence for the ex-Lakers coach before getting to the Week 10 picks.Share Tweet
Kupchak Comments On Brown FiringNov 9Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak discusses the reasoning for firing Mike Brown as well as where they may look for a replacement.
Magic Johnson On The Firing Of Mike BrownNov 9Mike Brown fired as Lakers head coach following 1-4 start.
Who Replaces Mike Brown?Nov 9ESPNLA.com's Brian Kamenetzky breaks down why the Lakers decided to fire Mike Brown, and who he thinks will be hired to replace him.
Sense Of Urgency For LakersNov 9J.A. Adande reacts to the Lakers firing head coach Mike Brown.