I can't say this would be a horrible decision. Tippett clearly had success in Dallas, making the playoffs 5 out of 5 years, though losing in the first round three years in a row. That being said, do we really want another re-tread, or would they be better off starting completely from scratch?
|Team||Year||Regular season||Post season|
|DAL ||2002–03||82||46||17||15||4||111||1st in Pacific||Lost in conference semifinals|
|DAL||2003–04||82||41||26||13||2||97||2nd in Pacific||Lost in round 1|
|DAL||2005–06||82||53||23||-||6||112||1st in Pacific||Lost in round 1|
|DAL||2006–07||82||50||25||-||7||107||3rd in Pacific||Lost in round 1|
|DAL||2007–08||82||45||30||-||7||97||3rd in Pacific||Lost in conference finals|
|DAL||2008–09||82||36||35||-||11||83||3rd in Pacific||Missed playoffs (fired at end of season)|