John Beilein receives standing ovation in return to Ann Arbor

NCAA Basketball: Michigan at UCLA

Former University of Michigan head coach John Beilein returned to Ann Arbor for Michigan Basketball’s senior night. Needless to say, he’s still very popular on campus. He was greeted with a standing ovation from the crowd at Crisler Center: John Beilein recognized during the timeout. It was loud, as you could imagine. — Josh … Read more

Tom Izzo comments on John Beilein’s departure from Cavaliers

They were once rivals on the collegiate hardwood, but there was always and still remains a healthy respect between former Michigan Wolverines head coach John Beilein and Michigan State Spartans coach Tom Izzo. Of course, Beilein spent 12 successful years in Ann Arbor before deciding to try his hand coaching in the NBA, which unfortunately … Read more

Charles Barkley comes to John Beilein’s defense

John Beilein has officially resigned as head coach of the Cleveland Cavaliers after telling Cavs players there was nothing more he could do to improve the team. On Thursday night, TNT’s Charles Barkley came to Beilein’s defense while ripping the Cavaliers. “I want to call out the Cleveland Cavaliers. I thought what they did to … Read more

Former Michigan Wolverine defends John Beilein while trashing Cavaliers players

It’s safe to say that former Michigan Wolverines head coach John Beilein‘s venture into the NBA was nothing short of a complete disaster. A young Cleveland Cavaliers team coupled with differences in preferred coaching methods and philosophies and combined with a notable controversy over words used during a film session spelled doom for Beilein, who … Read more

Kevin Love talks about John Beilein’s emotional locker room goodbye to Cavaliers’ players

NCAA Basketball: Big Ten Media Day

On Wednesday, John Beilein made it official that he was stepping down as head coach of the Cleveland Cavaliers after the first half of the season that took its toll on him emotionally. Embed from Getty Images But rather than just leaving town, Beilein gathered the Cavaliers’ players for an emotional locker room talk. During … Read more

Cavaliers player blasted music with “thug” in lyrics to make light of John Beilein’s misstatement

Former University of Michigan Basketball head coach John Beilein is picking up the pieces following a disastrous venture into the NBA that saw him not even finish the first year of a five-year pact with the Cleveland Cavaliers. Numerous factors kept Beilein from achieving the success in the professional ranks that he enjoyed while coaching … Read more

John Beilein explains why he resigned as Cleveland Cavaliers head coach

NCAA Basketball: Michigan at Minnesota

It’s official, John Beilein has officially resigned as head coach of the Cleveland Cavaliers. OFFICIAL: John Beilein resigns as #Cavs head coach. — Cleveland Cavaliers (@cavs) February 19, 2020 Beilein released a statement explaining why he felt the need to resign. “Over these last nine months, I have given my all to this organization, but … Read more

Andre Drummond fires back at report he wanted John Beilein gone

On Wednesday morning, a report surfaced saying that former Detroit Pistons C Andre Drummond made comments that he would not play for the Cleveland Cavaliers next season if John Beilein was still the head coach. Well, Andre Drummond has responded to that report saying he never said anything about wanting Beilein home. Nation, do you … Read more

Report: Andre ‘The Diva’ Drummond may have helped force John Beilein out of Cleveland

According to multiple reports, the Cleveland Cavaliers and head coach John Beilein are expected to officially part ways as early as Wednesday. There have been rumblings for some time now that Beilein was not fitting in with the Cavaliers, which does not make the news very surprising. Early this morning, Jason Lloyd from 92.3 The … Read more

Updated: John Beilein and Cleveland Cavaliers to part ways

NCAA Basketball: Big Ten Media Day

UPDATED:  Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN is now reporting that Beilein is leaving the Cavs and associate head coach JB Bickerstaff will be elevated to head coach. Beilein will reportedly say his goodbyes on Wednesday. Story filed to ESPN: After a brief and tumultuous tenure, John Beilein is leaving as Cleveland's coach. Associate HC JB Bickerstaff … Read more

Fans react to news of John Beilein potentially leaving Cavaliers

To say that former Michigan Wolverines head coach John Beilein’s first season as an NBA head coach has been a disaster would be an understatement. A terrible record (14-40) coupled with rumors of players tuning him out, and then combined with an infamous misstatement during a film session earlier in the year have led many … Read more

Report: John Beilein may step down as head coach of the Cleveland Cavaliers

NCAA Basketball: Michigan at Minnesota

It has been an extremely difficult season for John Beilein and according to a report from ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, he and the Cleveland Cavaliers have discussed the possibility of him stepping down during the All-Star break. The Cavs are currently 14-40, which is 32 games out of first place. Nation, does this come as a … Read more

John Beilein congratulations Michigan and Juwan Howard via Twitter

NCAA Basketball: Big Ten Media Day

It hasn’t been the easiest of transitions for former Michigan Wolverines head coach John Beilein into the NBA. Embed from Getty Images The current Cleveland Cavaliers bench boss is now in charge of a young, rebuilding NBA squad that was just bolstered by the acquisition of former Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond, but there have … Read more

ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith defends Cavaliers coach John Beilein

Former Michigan Wolverines and current Cleveland Cavaliers head coach John Beilein got himself into the headlines this week after a verbal gaffe during a film session with his team. He allegedly compared his team to “thugs”, then clarified his misstatement by saying he meant to use the term “slugs”. Outspoken ESPN host Stephen A. Smith … Read more

Former Michigan Wolverines coach John Beilein has been a disaster in the NBA

Former Michigan Wolverines head coach John Beilein had it all in Ann Arbor. Regarded as one of the top bench bosses in college basketball, Beilein led the Wolverines to multiple championship games and numbers accolades. He then decided to take his talents to the NBA to coach the Cleveland Cavaliers. And needless to say, it’s … Read more

Cavs coach John Beilein clarifies “thugs” misunderstanding controversy

Former Michigan Wolverines head coach John Beilein isn’t exactly having the most ideal first season in the NBA. Earlier this season, Beilein was faced with reports that his team was allegedly already tuning him out after only a few months on the job, a report that was later challenged by his players. And now, he’s … Read more