Lionel Hollins is the new coach of the Brooklyn Nets, the team announced:
The Brooklyn Nets have reached an agreement in principle with Lionel Hollins to become the team's new head coach.— Brooklyn Nets (@BrooklynNets) July 2, 2014
He replaces Jason Kidd after a bizarre episode saw the former point guard head to the Milwaukee Bucks. Why did Nets general manager Billy King turn to the experienced Hollins?
Howard Beck gives his take in the video above.