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#1 Ring Chaser

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Posted June 20, 2014 - 09:29 AM

David Blatt Agrees To Become Head Coach Of Cavaliers

Jun 20, 2014 1:16 PM EDT

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The Cleveland Cavaliers and David Blatt have agreed upon a contract for him to become their next head coach.

The Cavaliers also had Tyronn Lue as one of their final candidates.

Blatt comes to the NBA from Maccabi Tel Aviv.

Blatt becomes the Cavaliers' third coach in three seasons, replacing Mike Brown who succeeded Byron Scott.

 
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#2 BasketballIQ

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Posted June 20, 2014 - 09:42 AM

I wonder how he will relate to players, and adjust to a new game with different rules, while also adjusting to a different culture



#3 Michaelyumm

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Posted June 20, 2014 - 09:59 AM

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#4 Ven

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Posted June 20, 2014 - 10:01 AM

Might've had a better chance if he had gone to a different environment.



#5 TKainZero

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Posted June 20, 2014 - 10:06 AM

Let's be honest

This is very much a good hire

Much better then some garbage run of the mill, been fired over and over former nba coach...

#6 Disaster in Paradise

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Posted June 20, 2014 - 11:14 AM

Cleveland definitely landing James. 


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#7 epicwolf

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Posted June 20, 2014 - 12:34 PM

Cleveland definitely landing James. 

 

 

Sarcastic sandwiches for lunch today huh?


MDA is an offensive genius. I hope he sticks to his guns and keeps doing what he does best: Run and Gun. That's the only way to coach.


#8 Disaster in Paradise

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Posted June 20, 2014 - 01:04 PM

Just today?


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#9 bigvee

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Posted June 20, 2014 - 01:11 PM

Not a bad hire at all. I'd call it a move in the right direction for them.

#10 kball

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Posted June 20, 2014 - 01:44 PM

Put this in the "who cares" column for me.


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Posted June 22, 2014 - 11:43 AM

Let's be honest
This is very much a good hire
Much better then some garbage run of the mill, been fired over and over former nba coach...

this. He's a excellent coach. If Irving does his late to practice giggle Blatt might stab him. He doesn't take shut like that. But his players will respect him. He's gonna be a great coach. I think we missed the boat on this guy. He was suggested by many in the media.

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#12 Majesty

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Posted June 22, 2014 - 02:38 PM

I do love how this is such a respected signing.  Cause if the Lakers hired this guy we'd just get 10 pages of unheralded "who?" 


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#13 TKainZero

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Posted June 22, 2014 - 03:05 PM

I do love how this is such a respected signing. Cause if the Lakers hired this guy we'd just get 10 pages of unheralded "who?"

And a bunch of real basketball fans saying good hire

He did wonders for the russian national team

#14 Spens1

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Posted June 23, 2014 - 04:08 PM

he has done well in europe. i think he could be a success in the nba, but the contract is a bit ridiculous






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