Was the firing of Mike Brown as Lakers head coach really a surprise?

Mike Brown is out of LA as reports are surfacing that the Lakers have fired him after a 1-4 start.

But was this a surprise? Hiring him was questionable to begin with. Then his Princeton Offense idea was even more confusing. And with a mega-team without a mega-personality, it led to a 1-4 start.

This was something that had to be done. But right now? Who can come in and take over and make this season work out? Not my problem. Go Warriors!

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Lions got the right guy to perform on Thanksgiving Day

It was announced today that the halftime show for the Lions-Texans Thanksgiving game will feature Kid Rock. This was a very wise choice to get the Detroit native to perform.

After last year’s confusing choice for Canadian band Nickelback (in which they were trying to promote their new music, but fans wouldn’t have it), this is a smart move to bring back Kid Rock. He also performed in 2010.

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