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LeBron James, NBA players surprised by Avery Johnson firing

He may have been an opposing team's coach, but when news of the Brooklyn Nets firing Avery Johnson broke many NBA players didn't exactly express support for the move. Here's what current and former stars like LeBron James and Kris Humphries had to say on Twitter.

Brooklyn Nets fired coach on Thursday

Brooklyn Nets' Andray Blatche, right, as well as Kris Humphries were two of several current and former NBA players to comment about the firing of the team's head coach Avery Johnson, left, on Twitter on Thursday afternoon. (Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)