Joe Lacob and his Golden State Warriors hired Mark Jackson as their head coach on Monday and with it came mixed reactions.
Jackson has zero coaching experience and quickly made the jump from game commentary to coaching. However, he brings a new, young and noticeable face to the Golden State Warriors franchise.
There had to be some kind of gimmick, right?
Certainly the Warriors would not hire an NBA commentator, with monotone catch phrases such as "Mama, there goes that man," and "hand down, man down," without something to help ease the pain to their extremely loyal fan base.
Enter Mike Malone.
The former New Orleans Hornets assistant coach,