The season keeps getting more and more frustrating for CP-3. He wishes management would’ve at least called him up before giving the axe to his head coach: “Paul wasn’t happy with the decision, and he certainly wasn’t pleased with being caught off guard by the announcement. He said the Hornets should have sought his and West’s input before the decision was finalized. ‘I felt like, maybe somebody would have at least consulted with me and asked how I felt before it happened,’ Paul said by telephone Thursday night. ‘It’s not to get my approval, but we feel we should know about the decision before it takes place.’”