Tyronn Lue Fired As Cleveland Cavaliers Coach After Zero-6 Start

LeBron James revered his former coach Tyronn Lue. The solely concern was he was at all times extra inclined to seek advice from him as a associate somewhat than a coach. Since LeBron’s departure to Los Angeles, the wheels have come off the wagon in Cleveland, as mirrored by their Zero-6 document to start out the 2018-2019 season. The plan is to bump assistant Larry Drew as much as an interim head teaching place whereas Dan Gilbert susses out his choices. Lue addressed his dismissal this afternoon.

“My time right here in Cleveland was actually particular,” Lue stated in an announcement issued to sports activities journalist Marc J. Spears.

ESPN studies that Larry Drew would possibly push for a everlasting place as he negotiates the phrases to his revised contract. When Lue missed unable to report back to obligation final season because of an sickness, Larry Drew commandeered the crew to a good Eight-1 document, thoughts you that was with LeBron calling the performs in the least indiscriminately from his excessive chair within the council.