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Fans flock to social media after Lakers hire Frank Vogel, Jason Kidd

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The Los Angeles Lakers finally have their new coach.

The Lakers hired former Indiana Pacers and Orlando Magic coach Frank Vogel on Saturday afternoon, reportedly reaching a three-year deal. Vogel will take over for Luke Walton, who split with the organization just days after the regular season ended.

The news, naturally, sent the basketball world flocking to social media.

Jason Kidd is also joining Vogel’s staff in a “prominent assistant coaching role,” following his more than three-year stint with the Milwaukee Bucks.

Fans had plenty of opinions about that hire, too.

Orlando Magic head coach Frank Vogel directs his players against the Washington Wizards during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, April 11, 2018, in Orlando, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)
Fans had all of the opinions after the Lakers hired Frank Vogel as their new head coach and Jason Kidd as a "prominent assistant." (AP Photo/John Raoux)

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