Daily News - May 29, 2014
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Cleveland Cavaliers set to interview L.A. Clippers assistant Tyronn Lue
Author: Mary Schmitt Boyer
Publication: Plain Dealer
"CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Los Angeles Clippers assistant coach Tyronn Lue will interview with the Cavaliers on Thursday, according to Yahoo Sports.
Lue, 37, has been on Doc Rivers' staff for five years, including four in Boston. He played 11 seasons in the league with the Los Angeles Lakers, Washington, Orlando, Houston, Atlanta, Dallas and Milwaukee.
He is believed to be the second candidate to formally interview to replace Mike Brown, who was fired on May 12." - CLICK HERE to read full story.
Tyronn Lue, Lionel Hollins to interview for Cavs coach
Author: Jason Lloyd
Publication: Akron Beacon Journal
"Los Angeles Clippers assistant Tyronn Lue will interview with the Cavaliers today, a league source confirmed. Former Memphis Grizzlies coach Lionel Hollins will follow with a weekend visit, a source confirmed, as the Cavs coaching search is expanding.
Lue, 37, is the second candidate to interview, following Chicago Bulls assistant Adrian Griffin earlier this week. Like Griffin, Lue is a former journeyman who played on seven teams during 11 seasons in the NBA. Immediately after retiring, he joined Doc Rivers’ staff with the Boston Celtics, then Rivers took him to Los Angeles before this season.
Hollins, 60, is also a former All-Star and champion as a player who coached the Memphis Grizzlies to 56 wins and guided them to the conference finals last year before his contract was not renewed." - CLICK HERE to read full story.
Cavs schedule more coaching interviews
Author: Sam Amico
Publication: FOX Sports Ohio
"The Cavaliers have scheduled two more interviews to fill their head-coaching vacancy, FOX Sports Ohio sources said Wednesday.
Clippers assistant Tyronn Lue will interview with the Cavs on Wednesday, with former Grizzlies coach Lionel Hollins scheduled for Saturday. Yahoo Sports was the first to report the Lue interview.
Also, the Los Angeles Times reported the Cavs will interview Clippers assistant and former Suns coach Alvin Gentry on Friday. FSO sources did not confirm the Gentry report." - CLICK HERE to read full story.
MORE PRESS LINKS:
- (05/29) Tipping their hand? Cavs reportedly to meet with, examine Embiid FOX Sports Ohio
- (05/29) Prospect Profile: Julius Randle cavs.com
- (05/29) NBA Draft Facts cavs.com
- (05/29) Joel Embiid to visit with Cavaliers ESPN.com
- (05/29) Report: Shelly Sterling reviewing 5 bids for Clippers NBA.com