The Cavaliers and head coach John Beilein, who was in the middle of the first year of a five year contract, have decided to part ways.  Assistant JB Bickerstaff will takeover as the acting head coach of the 14-40 Cavaliers.

It was rumored on Wednesday morning that the newly acquired Andre Drummond was to blame for Beilein’s sudden departure.  The big man took to Twitter and denied those rumors.

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