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March 6, 2008

The Benefit of Low Expectations in Philadelphia

Ed Stefanski became general manager of the Philadelphia 76ers last December.  He took over a team that not only had a losing record this season, but had sported a negative efficiency differential (offensive efficiency minus defensive efficiency) in each of the past four seasons.  In general, when a new leader …

Fire George Karl?

Henry Abbott – of TrueHoop – posted the following story on Wednesday: George Karl’s Lawyer Makes FireGeorgeKarl.com Famous The article details a letter sent from George Karl’s lawyer – Bret Adams – to Andrew Feinstein, founder of the website FireGeorgeKarl.  In this letter, Adams tells Feinstein:   As Coach Karl’s counsel …