Wednesday , Jan , 09 , 2008 C.Y. Ellis

Isiah Thomas Tortures New York Knick Fans


The Knicks aren’t winning, but some avid fans are: They’re making a small fortune hawking T-shirts and other items demanding that coach Isiah Thomas be fired. At least three Web sites are selling paraphernalia calling for Thomas’ ouster.One of them – wevehatit.com – sells baseball caps with ‘Fire Isiah’ printed in capital letters.’We figured we’ve got to get our voice out there and get (Knicks owner James) Dolan to fire him,’ said Chandler Suprina, a season-ticket holder from East Northport, L.I., who created the hat.Making a buck doesn’t hurt, either, said the recent college grad who is selling his caps for $19.95 on the Web site he launched two weeks ago. He’s considering expanding his nascent business to other teams. Fan-turned-vendor Ivan Cash has been hawking a red T-shirt stamped with ‘DON’T HATE THE PLAYER OR THE GAME … HATE THE COACH’ for more than a year… Click here for more from the New York Daily News.