NBA News: Lakers Fans Rejoice as Mike D’Antoni Resigns as Los Angeles Head Coach

  on May 01 2014 12:40 PM
Los Angeles Lakers head coach Mike D'Antoni reacts during the second half of their NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks in Dallas
Los Angeles Lakers head coach Mike D'Antoni reacts during the second half of their NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks in Dallas

Reports are trickling in that Mike D’Antoni have resigned as head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers and Lakers Nation is rejoicing with the decision.

Ramona Shelburne of ESPN.COM was among the first who broke the story with a post on her Twitter account:

Mike Trudell, a popular Lakers insider also confirmed the report:

Reactions are varied but mostly tilt towards celebrating the move as most Lakers and NBA fans have criticized D’Antoni as a one-dimensional coach; all offense and no knowledge of defense. As expected, fans took to Twitter for their feelings about the news:

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