Upon hearing the news that the Brooklyn Nets head coach, Avery Johnson had been fired, many were shocked. This mainly was as a result to Johnson’s early success with the team; winning coach of the month in November.
However, in December, the Nets had the poorest showing since becoming a franchise, with a 3-10 record, before Nets General Manager Billy King let Johnson go.
Shortly after King announced that Nets assistant, P.J. Carlesimo would take over as the interim coach for the time being.
In the following slideshow, I will break down, analyze, and rank the potential candidates to fill the Brooklyn Nets newly vacant coaching spot.