The rancor and vitriol can get pretty thick from time to time, which any reasonable person would see as saying more about the one slinging the bile than their intended target. There’s no age limit, or maturity level required to be a fan. And that’s coming from a nonpartisan bystander whose motto is, If You Don’t Grow Up by The Time You’re 50, You Don’t Have To.
It also bears noting that the hiring of Bzdelik wouldn’t have sparked so much division if it had been explained better in the first place. One week the fan base is told that the basis for letting a coach go is his unacceptable performance in post-season play, and the next week the same fan base is introduced to a new coach with a post-season record every bit as bad, if not worse. There were obviously other considerations, but by being left unsaid, they opened wound that continue to fester into Bzdelik’s second season at the helm.
Nail meets head with this article by Disco Dan. He is correct in his assertions about both sides based on what I have seen/read/heard over the past year.