Mike D'Antoni Out as Lakers Coach

    LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 30:  Head coach Mike D'Antoni of the Los Angeles Lakers gestures during the game with the Phoenix Suns at Staples Center on March 30, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

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    After two seasons as head coach, Mike D'Antoni has resigned from the Los Angeles Lakers. During those two seasons, D'Antoni’s team went 67-87, and he was seen as one of those most responsible for the team’s woes, particularly by Magic Johnson, who greeted the news of D'Antoni’s departure by tweeting, “Happy days are here again! Mike D'Antoni resigns as the Lakers coach. I couldn’t be happier.” The Lakers will reportedly pick up more than half of next year’s salary, which was $4 million.

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