Tyronn Lue‘s first statement as Cleveland Cavaliers coach appears to have been quietly made.
Two weeks ago, Lue pulled LeBron James aside and, in so many words, told him to knock off the funny business and focus on the basketball.
It came after James’ cryptic social media behavior, on-court fraternization with Dwyane Wade and off-court comments about teaming up with Wade and Carmelo Anthony and not, you know, his current teammates.
Only James and Lue know exactly how this message was relayed, but it has become clear that it was received. ESPNCleveland