Quote of the Day: Avery Johnson disagrees with LeBron on what’s good for the league

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“I disagree. Maybe the league would be better if we didn’t have three stars on one team.”

—New Jersey Nets coach Avery Johnson, after being told LeBron James suggested New Jersey was a team that could be contracted (via the New York Daily News). James suggested that the 1980s were an NBA golden age of deep, talented teams — he is wrong about that, by the way — and the league would be better if there were fewer teams and better players on those teams. Avery Johnson isn’t on board with that.