The 66-year-old technician from Michigan University is a newcomer in the NBA. He signed a five-year deal with Clveland
Cleveland Cavaliers appoints the new coach. This is John Beilein, 66, who leaves Michigan University to debut in Nba.
The Cavs had divorced Larry Drew at the end of the season and had previously fired Ty Lue after only 6 games.
Beilein has signed a five-year contract. The general manager of the Cavs, Koby Altman, up to now known above all for having let slip James and having exchanged Irving with Thomas, has carried out an extensive search to locate the new Coach. Among the job interviews there was also one with Ettore Messina.