Milwaukee Bucks fire head coach Jason Kidd

NEW ORLEANS LA – DECEMBER 13

Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo has put up MVP numbers this season, but Milwaukee was struggled to maintain consistency and now sits at No. 8 in the Eastern Conference with a 23-22 record.

Sam Amick of USA TODAY reports that former New Orleans Pelicans coach Monty Williams is a "name to remember" for the now-vacant Bucks position. Most observers expected the Bucks to be a top team in the NBA's Eastern Conference this season, after star forward Giannis Antetokounmpo became an early frontrunner for the league's Most Valuable Player award.

The Bucks' coaching gig, National Basketball Association writer Matt Moore noted on Twitter, is an intoxicating position, thanks to the 23-year-old phenom Antetokounmpo.

The Milwaukee Bucks announced on Monday that the team fired head coach Jason Kidd.

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The Milwaukee Bucks spent their Twitter birthday firing Jason Kidd.

Bucks general manager Jon Horst said "We appreciate everything that Jason has done for the Bucks organization, but we have decided to make a coaching change".

Assistant coach Joe Prunty was serving as head coach for Monday night's game against Phoenix. The Bucks were considered an emerging force in the East at the start of the season. And until it clicks that they need each other, then this is who we're going to be. The Bucks also acquired talented point guard Eric Bledsoe this season to pair with a talented young core that expects to add Jabari Parker by the All-Star break.

Milwaukee is 8-12 since going a season-high five games over.500 on December 9.

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