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  • LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 30: Head coach Mike Brown of the Los Angeles Lakers confers with Steve Nash #10 in the game with the Dallas Mavericks at Staples Center on October 30, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. The Mavericks won 99-91.

    The Los Angeles Lakers have fired coach Mike Brown five games into the season after winning only one game. The Lakers have an All-Star studded team and are expected to compete for the best record in the NBA this year. 

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 12, 2012, 10:00 AM EST