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Nets owner: Results 'unacceptable'

Updated: December 29, 2012, 1:56 AM ET
By Brian Windhorst | ESPN.com

NEW YORK -- Brooklyn Nets owner and Russian billionaire Mikhail Prokhorov decided last week that he would fire coach Avery Johnson. But he got a few days' worth of heli-skiing in British Columbia before pulling the trigger on Thursday.

"We are ready to pay any expense to bring talent to the Nets and we have very talented players, but they are capable of much more," Prokhorov said. "To me, this is totally unacceptable."

Prokhorov did cut his vacation short to fly to New ...

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