Some smart takes on the news of Flip Saunders' firing:
- In case you missed it, takes from me (on SB Nation) and Sean (here).
- Andray Blatche talked about the decision on 106.7 The Fan. [Audio | Transcript]
- Kyle Weidie's piece for Washington City Paper is really strong and sharp.
- One take suggesting the Wizards are the dumbest team ever. [Kelly Dwyer, Ball Don't Lie]
- Saunders is probably happy he no longer has to coach out of his comfort zone. [True Hoop]
- Love this headline: "We Were Dead Before The Ship Even Sank." [Hardwood Paroxysm]
- John Wall's regression played a major role in Saunders' firing. [Hang Time Blog]
- Flip's probably just relieved at this point. [Washingtonian]
- Saunders took the fall for Ernie Grunfeld's roster. [David Steele, Sporting News]