Hello, Kings fans, thank for joining us today at our second annual "Fire Paul Westphal Extravaganza."
It's a joyful time of the year when we take stock of the hometown team and realize that, oops, not only has Geoff Petrie assembled a dysfunctional array of talent, but that coach Paul Westphal is absolutely clueless about what to do with them.
Last year, after six games, we decided that Westphal was awful.
This year, it only took three games to bring back the dreary truth: The man has not established an offense or a defense, nor has he instilled any sense of teamwork or cohesion.
Bill Simmons, ESPN's Sports Guy, tweeted the honest truth Thursday night: