On December 8, 2008 by Administrator
The Toronto Raptors have fired their coach, Sam Mitchell, after a crushing defeat in Denver at the hands of the Nuggets. Mitchell, who is 45 years of age, was in charge of the team for four seasons in total and became a popular face at the club.
However, recent results have been disappointing to say the least and the club officials were forced to act before the situation became even worse. Jay Triano has been named as temporary head coach but Mitchell was not bitter following his departure from Toronto.
He revealed that being coach of the Raptors was a