Brooklyn Nets head coach Avery Johnson shouts instructions to his players in the second quarter of their NBA basketball game against the Boston Celtics in New York, December 25, 2012. REUTERS/Adam Hunger
Nets fire coach Avery Johnson
Posted : Thursday, 27 December 2012 01:54PM
(Reuters) - The Brooklyn Nets have fired coach Avery Johnson, the team said on Thursday.
The firing came after the National Basketball Association team dropped to 14-14 for the season, losing the last two games.
(Reporting by Gene Cherry in Salvo, North Carolina, editing by Mark Meadows)
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