Letting Nelson go the right move

Updated: September 23, 2010, 10:37 PM ET
By J.A. Adande | ESPN.com

Don Nelson's ouster from the Golden State Warriors might mean a new start for the team, but it's the same old story for Nellie. Sure, he is losing his job. In the grander scheme he maintains his reputation as coach who kept on winning -- except when it came to games that actually meant something.

He'll get $6 million from the Warriors this season, his payoff for parlaying his one playoff series victory in the past six seasons into more time and money from Golden State. He hung on long ...

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