David Fizdale got fired by the Knicks, and I'm so happy for him - Kendrick Perkins | The Jump

  • Published on Dec 6, 2019
  • Rachel Nichols, Ramona Shelburne and Kendrick Perkins react to the Adrian Wojnarowski report that the New York Knicks have fired coach David Fizdale, discussing what it means for Fiz, and what's next for James Dolan & Co.
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  • BAY 8TH
    BAY 8TH 2 days ago

    Props to Fizdale who I didn't like as the Coach of the Knicks
    No coach can fix that mess.
    He got his money and doesn't have to deal with dolan and mills aka Dumb and Dumber.

  • MisterAlerion
    MisterAlerion 22 days ago

    Fiz is a good dude and can coach

  • Arms Solo
    Arms Solo 24 days ago +1

    Mike Miller 6-6 Fizdale 4-18..how do you feel now PERK!!!

  • Labrador 67
    Labrador 67 Month ago

    You’re out of your mind if your think Fizdale deserved one bit of the blame. This team would win no more than 30 games with Gregg Popovich.

  • Ričijs
    Ričijs Month ago +1

    Haha. Now knik fans will boo Fizdale, when he will return to MSG with other team.

  • O N
    O N Month ago +1

    Knicks not getting blown out anymore & been winning alot more without Fizdale but ESPN defend ya man. Lolol

    ASTRO BALLERS Month ago

    Fizdale never wanted to be there. he liked to wallow.... we touch on this in our latest video.

  • Eddie Duran
    Eddie Duran Month ago

    He didnt do anything in memphis neither.

  • crewcutter2030
    crewcutter2030 Month ago +1

    Knicks need to fire the owner, and maybe the fans.

  • capitalised
    capitalised Month ago

    Isn't there a way that James Dolan can just sit back, make money and just let someone else own the team and make the decisions?

  • wwfchriswwf
    wwfchriswwf Month ago

    Who is a shittier owner? MJ or Dolan?

  • RapJunkiez
    RapJunkiez Month ago

    Lies... Ny fans never believed the free agent hype the media produced. Perhaps the clueless front office did. But not us ..

  • MegaMma4life
    MegaMma4life Month ago

    Fizdale is a terrible coach period

  • John Solobro
    John Solobro Month ago

    I mean just stop going to the games. The only person i can think of that's worth watching is dennis smith jr. the owners are just laughing all the way to the bank.

  • Kwan Smith
    Kwan Smith Month ago

    Who Dat

  • sirtiger
    sirtiger Month ago

    Fire Dolan

  • Poison Dragon Slayer

    knicks is the orlando magic back when oladipo is a rookie

  • Poison Dragon Slayer

    comeback to miami

  • Jess Blaze
    Jess Blaze Month ago

    Clicked on this video innocently not knowing it would just be a Knicks bashing video, I’m not new either...

  • Matt Obra
    Matt Obra Month ago

    This two motherckers knows a secret about james doland, something that can never be out in the world. Because there is no valid reason why these two are still working in the front office.

  • TheHenroFlow
    TheHenroFlow Month ago

    The knicks took the biggest L during free agency

  • GypsyKiing
    GypsyKiing Month ago +3

    Let’s sign a whole team of power forwards and then blame the coach.

  • Jae- jin
    Jae- jin Month ago

    22M wow congrats. He can just return to the job he really belong as asst. coach their are just coaches whose better being just asst.

  • Michał Łub
    Michał Łub Month ago +3

    Fizdale is absolutely trash. Stop acting like he’s a good coach

  • Lifendz
    Lifendz Month ago

    Amazing how Fiz is getting a pass from the mainstream media. Dude was a flat out awful coach. Yes, the Knicks share a lot of blame as well, but Fiz should also be held accountable for the travesty of a job he did.

  • Caп¡z Aпuв¡z
    Caп¡z Aпuв¡z Month ago +1

    As long as James Dolan owns the Knicks, the coaching job position will always be a revolving door. The issue with the Knicks starts at the very top. The team is dysfunctional because of its owner. And now there are rumors that he's going after Masai Ujiri of the Raptors. If Masai wants an impossible challenge, this is it. But if it's continued success & stability he desires then he would stay on with the Raptors.

  • Danny Pak
    Danny Pak Month ago

    Ya spend hundreds of millions maybe billions and be hands off your team 🤦‍♂️

  • frank brown
    frank brown Month ago

    terrible coach. no hustle, no D, keeps his best talent on the bench etc.

  • Derek Hollingshead
    Derek Hollingshead Month ago

    Steve Mills gotta go.

  • Yung Rome
    Yung Rome Month ago

    We need to be able to fire the owners.

  • joe magwood
    joe magwood Month ago

    David Fizdale should look at it as an early Christmas present for being fired from that bad organization.

  • Herbie
    Herbie Month ago +1

    Perkins, you are happy for Fizdale? He may never get a head coaching job again.

  • TooReal
    TooReal Month ago

    Everyone in the NBA knew the Knicks only hired David Fizdble because he was "one of the color" coaches Lebron liked. Knicks was hoping to secure Lebron in free agency with Fizdale but he went to Lakers. Knicks finally realized Fizdale is a below average coach and has no "connection/relationship" with any of the big name NBA players. Rumor has it Marc Gasol and Mike Conley during the end of their time at Memphis hated Fizdale and his way of coaching.

  • MedGrower710
    MedGrower710 Month ago +8

    To every single person that goes to watch a Knicks game: you are the problem.

  • josefino72
    josefino72 Month ago

    1 playoff series win and 4 winning seasons in the last 20 years with a 626-938 record. So sad for the fans to have to put with this ineptitude.

  • Bekeri Bousso
    Bekeri Bousso Month ago

    Keep the young core but everyone else needs to go.

  • A B
    A B Month ago

    Right! fire the 2 clowns. Its not the coaches

  • MrTitothegreat
    MrTitothegreat Month ago

    Scott Perry has only been there for 2 years, not a decade, yes Steve Mills has but wasn't in charge and worked under a lot of bozos. Anyone who watched the Knicks games this year has a different take than these hot take shows that are defending Fizdale. The guy is and was a terrible coach. He got out coached by everyone. His rotations were head scratching. He didn't run any plays, no pick and rolls, no in game adjustments, he didn't hold guys accountable. These takes are coming from people who weren't watching Knicks games and why would they, the Knicks suck this year but to the fans who watched the games who had been rooting for Fizdale, he lost the fans and the team. There is nothing positive to say about his coaching. It was truly terrible.

  • grim R
    grim R Month ago

    Fire gm. Firing a coach in the middle of the season doesn't make the record better!!!!

  • gorobot
    gorobot Month ago

    5th coach since 2016, They gotta offer Ujiri a a max deal if they have any hope of turning that franchise around

  • Jacob Savage
    Jacob Savage Month ago

    Until their is some sort of ownership change or Dolan has an epiphany the Knicks are doomed to stay in this position.

  • Mari
    Mari Month ago

    any 💩? 4:10

  • Jack Sexton
    Jack Sexton Month ago

    Fiz is garbage how many chances will he get

  • Anton Gregory
    Anton Gregory Month ago

    let Steve Mills & Scott Perry coach so they can see how bad they are LOL

  • Anton Gregory
    Anton Gregory Month ago


  • real jsample
    real jsample Month ago

    perkins got it fucked up ... perry just got here . mills is the one who has been running this for a decade

  • 11thWoods
    11thWoods Month ago

    Sucks Fiz lost his job, but I’m w/ Perk. I’m happy he is outta that situation. He will not be jobless long..

  • Julius Ulit
    Julius Ulit Month ago

    Should hire Charles Oakley 🤣🤣

  • Emjay Jay
    Emjay Jay Month ago

    Everybody in the front office needs to be replaced, along with the owner. Can somebody who has a winning mindset as a owner and not an issue to team success buy the Knicks from James Dolan. Knicks fans, players and coaching staff deserve better

  • DrStrange YT
    DrStrange YT Month ago +1

    the only team wit a involved owner that's dos well is the mavs

  • jennifer gunther
    jennifer gunther Month ago

    I’m a Knick fan but won’t watch them anymore- I’ve adopted the Mavericks until the Knicks get better. Now there’s an owner who does his best to put a good team on the court. My feeling is that no decent players want to play for Dolan.

  • trey trey
    trey trey Month ago

    I wont be surprised to find out the reason why Kyrie and KD chose Brooklyn instead of the Knicks is because the Knicks made David Fizdale their Head Coach, instead of Mark Jackson.

  • trey trey
    trey trey Month ago

    The Knicks need to make Mark Jackson their head coach, give him whateva he feels he needs to win, let his pick his own players and leave him alone while he does his job. I might even make him head coach and GM to see it he can do both jobs, if he can't you take his GM title away so he can just focus on Coaching and let it be known that MARK JACKSON is their Head Coach indefinitely for years to come the way Erik Spoelstra has it in Miami.

  • Brandon Moskos
    Brandon Moskos Month ago +2

    Fizdale was ready to go. Blessing for him.

  • B White11
    B White11 Month ago

    So glad Kyrie didn’t want that smoke🤣🤣

    AFKFTW Month ago +1

    If only you could fire Dolan.......

  • TigerArmy 13
    TigerArmy 13 Month ago

    Knicks are a Dumpster fire!

  • Daniel Loomis
    Daniel Loomis Month ago

    Wasnt a firing that was Mercy

  • Kevin Bunn
    Kevin Bunn Month ago

    XL Ramona is starting to annoy me. First she says the dumb thing about race and AD and New Orleans. Now she's sitting on tv looking down at 2 phones the entire time. Like what does she have to be looking at that's more important than being on the show. Its just rude in general, but on tv that's ridiculous

  • s2syed
    s2syed Month ago

    Coach is the easy scapegoat