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New Jersey Nets
Chuck Daly led his Pistons over Jordan’s Bulls. He almost led them over Jordan, Bird, and Magic in the same year. Still, every coach has their shortcomings.
Against all logic and reason, the New Jersey Nets select Gary Payton with the No. 1 overall pick in 1990, rather than Derrick Coleman. Then what?
Instead of succumbing to injury, Jay Williams stays healthy and becomes a solid player for Chicago. Elsewhere, another team lucks into drafting Derrick Rose.
Just one year after bringing Deron Williams into town, the Nets made a move for veteran forward Gerald Wallace. And again, it didn’t work out well.
When the Jazz traded Deron Williams in 2011, it was very unexpected. Years later, it turns out they’re still benefiting from it.
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We finish our rankings of the worst people at running a team.
They’ve got some new faces, but can the Nets really compete with the Heat?