GTC252: Cavs Push The Panic Button
February 3, 2016•42 min
The Cavs made shockwaves when they fired Head Coach David Blatt halfway through a season in which his team was leading the Eastern Conference with a 30-11 record. Assistant Coach Tyronn Lue takes over and he wants to get the Cavs running. The Browns are expected to cut ties with Johnny Manziel in March and they hired another Harvard graduate to their Front Office. It’s GameTime!
Hosts: Mike Kresic, Tom Kresic
Running Time: 42:30
1Q: Cavs Fire Coach Blatt
Coach fired despite team going to game 6 of NBA Finals without Irving and Love and despite being in 1st place in the Eastern Conference and just getting all of their roster back and healthy.
GM David Griffin didn’t like what he saw in the locker room, which was basically that the team had stopped listening to their Coach. Lebron was allegedly deciding who to play, when to call timeouts, what plays to run.
Blowout loss to Golden State was probably just the last straw. Reports suggest the Christmas day loss to Go