In this Nov. 2, 2015, file photo, Cleveland Cavaliers coach David Blatt pats LeBron James on the chest at the end of a game against the host Philadelphia 76ers. Blatt was fired Friday, Jan. 22, 2015, despite leading the team to the NBA Finals last season and an Eastern Conference-best 30-11 record this season.
In this Nov. 2, 2015, file photo, Cleveland Cavaliers coach David Blatt pats LeBron James on the chest at the end of a game against the host Philadelphia 76ers. Blatt was fired Friday, Jan. 22, 2015, despite leading the team to the NBA Finals last season and an Eastern Conference-best 30-11 record this season. Michael Perez AP
In this Nov. 2, 2015, file photo, Cleveland Cavaliers coach David Blatt pats LeBron James on the chest at the end of a game against the host Philadelphia 76ers. Blatt was fired Friday, Jan. 22, 2015, despite leading the team to the NBA Finals last season and an Eastern Conference-best 30-11 record this season. Michael Perez AP