David Blatt agrees four-year deal with Cleveland Cavaliers?

The Cleveland Cavaliers reach a verbal agreement for David Blatt to take over as coach on a four-year deal, according to reports in the press.

The Cleveland Cavaliers have reached an agreement for David Blatt to become the team's new head coach, according to reports in the press.

Rumours were doing the rounds on Friday that Blatt had been offered the job, with a number of outlets – including ESPN – reporting that sources close to the former Maccabi Tel Aviv coach are claiming he has verbally agreed a four-year deal with Cleveland.

Blatt has been seen as an outside bet for the Cavs job, given that it would potentially be his first major role in the NBA.

Cleveland would however acquire one of the most progressive strategists in the sport, who was educated at Princeton and has two decades of experience winning titles in Europe.

Maccabi Tel Aviv coach David Blatt during a press conference on June 12, 2014
Read Next:
Cavs offer Blatt coaching job?
You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Login, I already have my ad-free pass
Log in with Facebook to customise Sports Mole
Buy ad-free access (show me the options)
Buy monthly ad-free access for £1.20/month
Buy yearly ad-free access for £12 (2 months free)
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
Settings - Logout - Manage your account