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Washington Wizards: Scott Brooks is officially out as head coach

Washington Wizards Scott Brooks. Mandatory Credit: Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports

It may have taken a little longer than many fans would have liked, but the Washington Wizards are reportedly ready to part ways with Scott Brooks.

Washington and coach Scott Brooks couldn't come to an agreement on a new deal and are agreeing to part ways, sources tell ESPN. Brooks' deal expired after the playoffs.

— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) June 16, 2021

After five seasons, the Scott Brooks era is over in Washington. For the first time since 2016, the Wizards are looking for a new head coach.