Sacramento Kings Fire Paul Westphal, Keith Smart Will Coach Against Milwaukee Bucks

The Sacramento Kings have fired Paul Westphal after his 2-5 start to the 2011-12 NBA season, according to  ABC News.  Keith Smart will take over coaching duties against Milwaukee Bucks on Thursday night.

President of basketball operations Geoff Petrie said, “The overall performance level of the team has not approached what we felt was reasonable to expect.”

 

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Justin Welton, founder of BaselineHoops, has been writing about a variety of sports for more than three years. He has been featured on latimes.com, philly.com, stltoday.com, SFGate.com, Chron.com and seattlepi.com.

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