Knicks have fired head coach Mike Woodson : Sports Tailzz

Knicks have fired coach Mike Woodson


This is no big surprise, Knicks is cleaning house and looking for the miracle that will lead New York ┬áto a ring, and Mike Woodson wasn’t that miracle at this moment.┬áMike Woodson has been fired as the New York Knicks’ head coach, the team announced Monday morning.

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New Knicks president Phil Jackson announced in a release that the entire coaching staff was relieved of their duties.

“I have a tremendous amount of respect for Mike Woodson and his entire staff,” Jackson said. “The coaches and players on this team had an extremely difficult 2013-14 season, and blame should not be put on one individual. But the time has come for change throughout the franchise as we start the journey to assess and build this team for next season and beyond.

“Everyone in this franchise owes a great deal of gratitude to what Mike and his staff have done. We wish him the best.”

Woodson had one year remaining on the three-year contract he signed with the Knicks before the 2011-12 season.