May 27, 2013; Memphis, TN, USA; Memphis Grizzlies head coach Lionel Hollins (right) talks with point guard Jerryd Bayless (7) in the second half of game four of the Western Conference finals of the 2013 NBA Playoffs against the San Antonio Spurs at FedEx Forum. Mandatory Credit: Spruce Derden-USA TODAY Sports

Cavaliers’ meeting with Lionel Hollins pushed back


According to Marc J. Spears of Yahoo! Sports, the Cleveland Cavaliers’ meeting with potential head coach Lionel Hollins has been pushed back until Monday. It was supposed to take place this weekend. No reason was given for the change.

Hollins’ interview was supposed to be on Saturday, the day after Alvin Gentry’s second interview. Via RDE’s Zak Kolesar:

The Cavaliers will be following up Gentry’s interview on Saturday by speaking with former Memphis Grizzlies head coach Lionel Hollins, who is known for his defensive-minded style of coaching. Stay tuned to Right Down Euclid for developing news regarding the Cavs’ head coaching search. Hollins will be the fourth coach that the Cavs will interview this week.

Los Angeles Clippers Tyronn Lue is also set to interview or may already have interviewed for the job.


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