I felt we were the second best team in the east going into the playoffs. That's where we finished. [STRIKE]So I was satisfied with our finish[/STRIKE]. [STRIKE]So I figured Flip would be retained[/STRIKE]. But when we got to Boston in the playoffs, I thought we were ready to win. My take is that the players quit on the coach after 10 wins, just like they did 3 seasons in a row.