"I believe that he could have been very, very good for us in the postseason". Making matters even worse is the way in which the Cavs lost Game 4 in what is considered by some as one of the least competitive title-deciding contests in NBA Finals history. They were a lot younger the last time I made a decision like this four years ago.More news: Trump calls Sen. Bob Corker over trade spat
ESPN's Stephen A. Smith listed the Celtics as one of seven teams James would consider signing with.
"You know things can change", Mannix offered. "You know, and just going into this year with the mindset of trying to win a championship".
Sheridan is pretty plugged in and he's certainly has the credentials, I just don't know how you can write someone is leaving and have no idea where they're going. Among the notable pieces shipped out were Isaiah Thomas, who had never found a groove since arriving, while injured, from Boston, and Dwayne Wade, who was scoring just 11 points a game, half his career average, in Cleveland.More news: Gary Rowett opens door for Xherdan Shaqiri exit
Shams Charania, another National Basketball Association reporter for Yahoo, said, "I know Kyrie Irving's mindset when the trade happened was 'Boston is my home for the foreseeable future'".
Irving has become the face of Boston. Teamed up with LeBron and Kyrie (Irving) and all those guys that won on the 2016 team. If James goes to another team, the Cavs will want that pick to land inside to kick-start a rebuild.
"Obviously, from a talent perspective, if you're looking at Golden State from their top five best players to our top five players, you would say they're stacked better than us", James said.More news: France plans to ban mobile phones at school
Once Irving is 100 percent healthy and makes his return from knee surgery, Rozier will be back to his role of coming off the bench in Celtics head coach Brad Steven's lineup.