I have been reading the ESPN articles about the Larry Brown hire, and made the mistake of reading the inane comments by ESPN commenters. I have done this before, and have now come to the well-substantiated opinion that the only commenters who love to hate more are those on Youtube.
Below the articles, the comments are filled with insightful and accurate observations, such as “He’ll be tanking games because he’s unhappy about something or other by Valentine’s Day” or “Yes I’m very interested in the upcoming San Antonio Spurs job vacancy. I think I’d be a good fit there. – Larry Brown during his SMU introduction.” When I see these comments, all I can think is “Haters gonna hate.” Larry Brown is a great move for SMU. (more…)