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It's good to see Mat Ishbia has invested greatly to improve the Mercury.
 
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I am surprised by the amount of negative backlash this hire has generated.
 
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Is it because he isn't a woman or a person of color?
No, not at all. It is because he has zero experience coaching women’s basketball, yet he is the highest paid coach in the league.
 

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No, not at all. It is because he has zero experience coaching women’s basketball, yet he is the highest paid coach in the league.
I suppose I could see why some would question that, but if he knows how to behave around women and also knows how to coach than I think he will be just fine.

Honestly kind of surprised the complaining isn't about the other thing TBH.
 
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I suppose I could see why some would question that, but if he knows how to behave around women and also knows how to coach than I think he will be just fine.

Honestly kind of surprised the complaining isn't about the other thing TBH.
I’m sure that a white male billionare making a white male coach with zero women’s basketball experience the highest paid coach in the league didn’t help matters.
 

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