Chris Grant will need to get creative when he re-formats his resume for his next job.
And don't even get us started on his presiding over that loss to the
Grant can still tout his drafting of
It was largely Grant's draft busts that led to his undoing. Cleveland had four top-four selections over a span of three years but picked poorly with the exception of Irving.
Bennett (No. 1 in 2013) could go down as the worst top pick of all time,
Brown could be next to go, even with assurances from Gilbert that he's here to stay. Griping among players has become rampant, Irving hasn't played with his usual verve and newcomer
Other than that, everything's great!
Stars will dunk
Terrence Ross could be the first dunk champion who stands next to no chance of defending his title.
It's not that the
Last year, Ross competed as part of a field that included
Knowing how the NBA loves its stars, expect one of them to take the title this time. There will be a new format pitting the competitors from the Eastern Conference (George, Wall and Ross) against their Western counterparts (Lillard, Barnes and McLemore) in a series of head-to-head matchups.
Here's betting on a final round battle between George and Lillard.
Lillard is guaranteed one title over All-Star weekend: busiest man in New Orleans.
It's probably a good thing for Lillard no one is expected to expend any energy on defense by then anyway.