John Beilein wanted Cavaliers to practice on Christmas Day during his stint as head coach, per report

John Beilein’s tenure as an NBA coach is over, and the floodgates are open for stories about his not-so-long, strange trip to the pros. On an episode of “The Hoop Collective with Brian Windhorst,” an ESPN podcast, Jackie MacMullan said that Beilein wanted to schedule a practice on Christmas Day. Read more

John Beilein officially out as Cavaliers head coach; will take on different role to ‘assist the organization’

John Beilein’s first season coaching the Cleveland Cavaliers went as poorly as it possibly could. With a dismal 14-40 record, the Cavs are currently in the basement of the Eastern Conference, and several veterans — 2016 champions Kevin Love and Tristan Thompson among them — have reportedly tried to orchestrate midseason exits. After reports surfaced Read more

John Beilein out as Cavaliers head coach: A timeline of what went wrong in Cleveland for former Michigan coach

After an illustrious college coaching career, John Beilein discovered that his demanding coaching style — which led his college teams to 13 NCAA Tournaments and two Final Fours — didn’t translate well to the NBA. Just 54 games into the first year of a five-year contract, the Cleveland Cavaliers officially Read more

Cavaliers players played songs with the word ‘thugs’ in the lyrics around coach John Beilein, per report

John Beilein’s head coaching tenure with the Cleveland Cavaliers barely lasted a half season. It seemed to all go downhill after he reportedly called the players thugs during a film session earlier in the year. Beilein claimed that he meant to say “slugs” instead, but it appears that the locker Read more

John Beilein, Cavaliers reportedly part ways: A timeline of the turbulence between Cleveland and head coach

John Beilein’s demanding coaching style led his college teams to 13 NCAA Tournaments and two Final Fours. However, it didn’t translate to the NBA. Beilein has parted ways with the Cleveland Cavaliers 54 games into his four-year deal with the team, leaving $12 million guaranteed, according to the Athletic’s Shams Charania. Read more

John Beilein to exit as Cavaliers coach Wednesday, be replaced by JB Bickerstaff, per report

John Beilein’s first season coaching the Cleveland Cavaliers went as poorly as it possibly could. After reports surfaced that the Cavaliers would be unlikely to bring him back next season, Beilein has agreed to part ways with the team, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. With a dismal 14-40 record, the Cavs Read more

John Beilein, Cavaliers expected to part ways as early as Wednesday, per report

John Beilein’s first season coaching the Cleveland Cavaliers has gone about as poorly as it possibly could so far. With a dismal 14-40 record, the Cavaliers are currently in the Eastern Conference’s basement, and several veterans, including 2016 champions Kevin Love and Tristan Thompson, have reportedly tried to orchestrate midseason Read more

John Beilein expected to be out as Cavaliers coach with decision coming soon, per reports

John Beilein’s first season coaching the Cleveland Cavaliers has gone about as poorly as it possibly could so far. With a dismal 14-40 record, the Cavaliers are currently in the Eastern Conference’s basement, and several veterans, including 2016 champions Kevin Love and Tristan Thompson, have reportedly tried to orchestrate midseason Read more