NBA Coach of the Year bigger curse than SI or Madden covers?

TAGs: cleveland cavs, Mike Brown

Appearing on either Sports Illustrated’s cover or John Madden’s NFL video game box is thought to be the last nail in any athlete’s professional coffin. But in the wake of Cleveland Cavs coach Mike Brown getting the hook, it’s worth noting that eight of the last ten men to win NBA Coach of the Year (including Mr. Brown) were out of a job within three years of picking up their trophy. Is it time for NBA’s bench generals to start politely declining the recognition? Read more.


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