David Griffin on how he became a GM, his time with the Cavaliers, Kyrie Irving’s trade request, LeBron James’ return and future
On this episode of The HoopsHype Podcast, former Cleveland Cavaliers basic supervisor David Griffin discusses a big selection of matters with Alex Kennedy. They mentioned…
1:10: When David fell in love with basketball and determined to pursue a profession that stored him round the sport.
three:30: David’s path to turning into an NBA basic supervisor.
5:45: Advice for anybody who desires to work in sports activities administration.
eight:45: LeBron James‘ decision to return to Cleveland (just weeks after David was named the Cavs’ everlasting GM) and how shocked David was.
13:25: The stress that got here with LeBron’s return, since each season became championship or bust.
16:14: The most tough, time-consuming transaction that he pulled off whereas with the Cavaliers.
18:18: Whether he was conscious of stress between Kyrie Irving and LeBron James, and why Kyrie’s departure was inevitable.
20:45: David’s response when he discovered that Kevin Durant was signing with the Golden State Warriors.
23:35: The Paul George and Carmelo Anthony trade talks that occurred earlier than he left the Cavaliers.
25:00: David explains his departure from the Cavaliers and how it was a mutual resolution.
26:40: Whether David desires to be a basic supervisor once more and what elements he’ll take into account when weighing alternatives.
28:00: David’s ideas on LeBron James’ future and upcoming free company.
29:45: How he’s having fun with his transition to media and internet hosting a weekly present on Sirius XM NBA Radio each Saturday.
32:40: What David thinks of this yr’s rookie class and who has impressed him the most.
33:45: Which star gamers might come up in trade talks as the deadline approaches.
38:40: The significance of continuity in the NBA.
40:10: The keys to defeating this present Warriors staff.
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