Cleveland Cavaliers fire head coach Tyronn Lue

The team parts ways with head coach Tyronn Lue and assistant coach Damon Jones

Cleveland Cavaliers fire head coach Tyronn Lue
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CLEVELAND (WTOL) - According to NBA writer Shams Charania, the Cleveland Cavaliers have fired head coach Tyronn Lue.

The news came on Sunday morning.

According to Charania, the Cavaliers roster has already been notified of the decision.

Cleveland Cavaliers power forward Kevin Love posted a goodbye and a thank you to Ty Lue on Instagram.

Many other Cavalier players followed Love’s lead, and took to social media to show their appreciation for the ex-head coach.

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Thanks coach for everything.

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Charania later revealed that the Cavaliers have decided to also cut ties with assistant coach Damon Jones.

ESPN Senior NBA Insider Adrian Wojnarowski reported on Twitter that the Cavaliers are planning to promote Larry Drew to interim coach.

The Cavaliers have gone 0-6 so far this season.

This story is developing. We will continue to keep you updated.

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