LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 26: Philadelphia 76ers head coach Eddie Jordan calls out a play against the Los Angeles Lakers in the second half at Staples Center on February 26, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. The Lakers defeated the 76ers 99-90. 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 Jeff Gross/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Eddie Jordan
On Wednesday night the 76ers ended the 2009-10 season with a 125-111 blowout loss to the playoff bound Miami Heat.
With the loss, the organization is expected to fire Head Coach Eddie Jordan Thursday after his disappointing one-year term with the team reports the Associated Press.
Everything about the season proved to be a failure.
With key injuries to Thaddeus Young, Elton Brand and Lou Williams, Jordan had nothing to hold his highly questionable Princeton offense together.
As the season slowly fell apart Jordan at least had his braces to kept his teeth intact.
With the way the year ended, season ticket holders will want General Manager Ed Stefanski out as well.
While Ed Snider and the boys are at it, they might as well disassemble the whole team.
They're bad. Real bad.
The organization can take three positive things from this season however.
This is great news for Philadelphia's second off-season rebuilding franchise.
All-Americans Evan Turner, John Wall and DeMarcus Cousins highlight a highly talented 2010 class whose future destination will be decided through the NBA lottery.
Let's just hope the balls bounce the Sixers way off court better than they did on the court.
With the Sixers in search of their fourth coach in three years and with the way they've been hiring lately you have as good a chance as ever to sit court side with the pros- as a coach not a fan.
So get that resume ready.