George Karl out as Nuggets coach: Players, peers react

In a rather surprising move, the Denver Nuggets parted ways with head coach George Karl on Thursday morning. Karl had coached the team since 2005 and recently been named 2013 Coach of the Year, but when it came time to request an extension, the Denver front office balked and now Karl's in search of a job. Karl's players, fellow coaches, and followers are as shocked as we are:

Nuggets players:

Fellow coaches Erik Spoelstra...

...and Gregg Popovich:

And writers trying to make sense of it all:

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