The former Nets coach was booed heavily but his Bucks prevailed -- eventually.
Out of timeouts, the Nets coach improvised, seemingly saying "Hit me," to player.
Brooklyn's coach will also get part ownership of Barclays Center for $500,000.
Team is expected to interview Brian Shaw for coaching job.
Future Hall of Famers shared the 1990 Rookie of the Year award.
Round 2 of New York's interborough rivalry goes to the Knicks with Jason Kidd delivering in the clutch.