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The NBA World reacts to Steve Nash becoming the new head coach of the Brooklyn Nets

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It's rare that the basketball world is rocked by breaking news any more, but it happened on Thursday when the Brooklyn Nets announced Steve Nash as their new head coach.

Nash, a former two-time MVP will take the job in Brooklyn on a four-year deal. Having no prior coaching experience, very few saw this coming.

Here are some social reactions from the NBA world:

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