Cavs Coach Tyronn Lue will make more in 5-year coaching deal than he did in entire playing career

Coach Tyronn Lue had his first ever head coaching gig this past season with the Cleveland Cavaliers, and it ended with an NBA Championship. After six month’s of coaching under his assistant coach contract and a little over a month after the title, Lue and the Cavs have agreed on a new 5-year, $35 million […] The post Cavs Coach Tyronn Lue will make more in 5-year coaching deal...
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3 days ago

AP source: Lue, Cavs agree to multiyear contract extension

CLEVELAND (AP) A person familiar with the contract says Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue is getting a multiyear extension with the NBA champions. Lue, who took over the Cavs when David Blatt was fired in January and led Cleveland to the city's first championship since 1964, has agreed to the deal, said the person who spoke Monday night to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Tyronn Lue supports Kevin Durant signing with Warriors

There have been a lot of vocal critics of Kevin Durant for choosing to sign with the Golden State Warriors. Some say the move is throwing off the competitive balance of the league, while others feel KD is taking a shortcut to winning a championship. If anyone should be upset about the decision — aside from the Oklahoma City Thunder — it’s the Cleveland Cavaliers. They lost...
Via Larry Brown Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Tyronn Lue still has confidence in his team

Cleveland Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue surely isn’t prepared to throw in the towel after his team was blown out in the first two games of the NBA Finals against the defending champion Golden State Warriors. Attempting to sound upbeat following Cleveland’s 33-point meltdown in Oakland on Sunday, Lue had a somewhat interesting remark about his mentality heading into Game 3...
Via Sportsnaut
June 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Tyronn Lue on social media: ‘I think it’s trouble’

Cleveland Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue doesn’t think anything good could come from starting any social media accounts. In fact, he took it a step further than that in an interview with Dave McMenamin of ESPN, saying “I think it’s trouble.” Here’s an excerpt from the interview Lue did with McMenamin. An extra from the Ty Lue interview: Why you won't...
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June 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Tyronn Lue not concerned with who Cavs play in Finals

If Tyronn Lue is cheering for someone Monday night in Game 7 of the Western Conference Finals, he’s keeping it close to the vest. The Cavaliers coach said Monday that it doesn’t matter who comes out of the West, and Cleveland’s focus and execution is far more important. “Definitely about us,” Lue said Monday, via ESPN’s Dave McMenamin. “But they’re two tough teams...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 30, 2016  |  Discuss

Tyronn Lue was not pleased when Cavs fired David Blatt

When the Cleveland Cavaliers decided to fire David Blatt and replace him with Tyronn Lue, one man was not happy — Tyronn Lue. Lue initially told general manager David Griffin that the decision was “f—– up,” and elaborated on his feelings more recently. “I was like, ‘what the f—.’ That was my initial thought,” Lue said, via Chris Haynes of Cleveland.com. ...
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May 29, 2016  |  Discuss

Lue had vulgar reaction to Blatt firing, urged team to reconsider

Tyronn Lue’s initial reaction to being promoted to head coach of the Cleveland Cavaliers probably wasn’t what you’d think it would be. Chris Haynes of Cleveland.com detailed how Lue found out that the man he was working under, David Blatt, had been fired, and how he had been promoted to the top job. Lue was contacted by general manager David Griffin on January 22, and when...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 28, 2016  |  Discuss

David Blatt calls Cavs ‘team to beat right now’

David Blatt is not letting his firing cloud his perception of the Cleveland Cavaliers. He actually views them as potentially the favorites to win the NBA championship right now. Blatt ironically was in Toronto this weekend to appear as a guest speaker for a coaching clinic — the same weekend his former team was in town to face the Raptors in the Eastern Conference Finals. He ended...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Ex-Cavs coach David Blatt contacted Lue to show support

The Cleveland Cavaliers have become an unstoppable force in these NBA Playoffs, going undefeated in the postseason while rattling off 10 consecutive victories after throttling the Toronto Raptors by a score of 108-89 in Thursday’s Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Finals Running roughshod over the competition has made the Cavaliers the new trendy pick to win the NBA title ...
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May 20, 2016  |  Discuss

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