Ty Lue said the Celtics are harder to defend than the Warriors, and Mike Brown is not buying it

The NBA playoffs are always more fun when the league’s rivalries flare up and teams start chirping at each other. And although that trash-talk tends to come from the players, sometimes even the coaches get involved. On Wednesday Tyronn Lue, whose Cavaliers lead the Celtics 3-1 in the Eastern Conference Finals, said Boston is a harder team to guard than the Golden State Warriors...
Via The Comeback
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Tyronn Lue is wrong and that’s OK

The Golden State Warriors are not as hard to defend as the Isaiah Thomas-less Boston Celtics according to Cleveland Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue. Tyronn Lue has accomplished a lot in his short time as an NBA head coach. Sure, fans will always remember him as the guy that Allen Iverson stepped over, but he’s started […] Tyronn Lue is wrong and that’s OK - Blue Man Hoop - Blue...
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14 hours ago

Cavaliers' Tyronn Lue: Celtics prove tougher to defend than Warriors

Cavs coach says of Celtics, "It’s harder to defend than Golden State’s (offense) for me."                

Coach Lue of the Cavs thinks Cs are harder to guard than Warriors

Tyronn Lue might rather be in Oakland, but if so, not for the reasons you might think.Of course, it goes without saying any team would be enthusiastic about advancing to the next round - where the Cleveland Cavaliers would encounter the Golden State Warriors - but in this case, Lue was referring to his preference in facing the Warriors' offence. Lue seems to believe that the Boston...
Via Celtics Life
21 hours ago

Golden State Warriors: Don’t look much into Tyronn Lue’s comments

The Golden State Warriors weren’t being insulted by Cleveland Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue and no one should look too much into it. When a rival says something about the other side in sports, it’s easy to jump in and try to make a mountain out of a mole hill. Everyone falls prey to it […] Golden State Warriors: Don’t look much into Tyronn Lue’s comments - Blue Man Hoop...
Via Blue Man Hoop
22 hours ago

Tyronn Lue says Celtics’ offense is more difficult to defend than Warriors

Having been able to compete in last year’s finals against the Golden State Warriors and the Boston Celtics in the ongoing Eastern Conference Finals, Tyronn Lue has had the opportunity to see up close the offensive sets both teams run. With the possibility of seeing his Cleveland Cavaliers competing against the Warriors in the finals for the third consecutive […] The post...
Via Cavs Nation
1 day ago

Tyronn Lue: Gameplanning to defend Celtics harder than Warriors

The Cleveland Cavaliers are not taking their series with the Boston Celtics lightly at all. In fact, they’re very concerned about how different Boston looks without Isaiah Thomas.After the Cavs won Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals on Tuesday — a game they trailed by 10 at the half — LeBron James made a point of saying that the Celtics were tougher to defend because everything...
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Ty Lue cracks joke to reporter LeBron James jabbed

Ty Lue had a sense of humor after his Cavaliers beat the Boston Celtics 112-99 to win Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals on Tuesday night.Lue was asked a question after the game by Cleveland radio reporter Kenny Roda. Lue responded by hitting Roda with the same line LeBron James used on Roda after Game 3. Here’s what LeBron said to Roda after Game 3, which the Cavs lost: James...
Via Larry Brown Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Tyronn Lue seems to think Marcus Smart’s big game was fluke

Marcus Smart put together a monster game for the Boston Celtics in their upset win over the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals on Sunday night.Smart led the Celtics with 27 points on 8-for-14 shooting. He was 7 of 10 on 3-pointers, which represents a huge improvement over his career 29.1 percent mark from deep.Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue seems to be...
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Tyronn Lue ‘very surprised’ Kyrie Irving didn’t make All-NBA team

Tyronn Lue thinks the All-NBA teams this year fell a little flat.Before Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Finals on Friday, the Cleveland Cavaliers head coach was asked if he was surprised that Cavs guard Kyrie Irving wasn’t selected for All-NBA honors.“Yeah, very surprised,” said Lue, according to Marla Ridenour of the Akron Beacon Journal. “Just because of the year he...
Via Larry Brown Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

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