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This will not end well

Posted by Charles P. Pierce  February 5, 2010 05:36 PM

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They've been waiting for each other all these years. Isiah Thomas is just about the only bad thing that hasn't happened to the Los Angeles Clippers yet, and the Clippers are one of the few struggling basketball entities that Thomas has yet to run into the ground, 30 feet below and halfway to China. NBA fans -- and lovers of sports comedy around the world -- long have wondered what would happen if you took the single most unlikable incompetent in the history of American sports and put him in charge of a franchise the history of which appears to indicate that once, a long time ago, somebody associated with the franchise groped Zeus's daughter on a subway train.

The wait, ladies and gentlemen, may well be over.  This isn't like giving Captain Joe Hazlewood another tanker. This is like putting him in the pilothouse of the Titanic. And, in not very long, I suspect, good ol' Zeke and his new employers will find their way to the coldest depths of...

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...the great lake of Fail.


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