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Cavs star Darius Garland gets honest on why he loves J. B. Bickerstaff

Cleveland Cavaliers guard Darius Garland has truly broken out this season as one of the most exciting players in the Association. He’s a big reason the Cavs are currently at 30-19, which is good for third place in the Eastern Conference. But a lot of the credit also needs to go to head coach J.B. Bickerstaff, who has done a phenomenal job steering the ship for this young squad.
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NBA Coaches Are Reportedly Jealous Of Cavaliers Head Coach J. B. Bickerstaff Because He Gets To Coach Evan Mobley

Evan Mobley has been one of the best rookies in the NBA this season, and he's been a huge reason for the Cavaliers having a 9-5 record and having the 4th seed in the Eastern Conference. He is currently averaging 15.6 PPG, 7.9 RPG, and 1.5 BPG. Mobley's defensive ability as a young big man has been lauded by many analysts, and it's abundantly obvious that he may become a really special player. He is currently the Rookie of the Year frontrunner.
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Cavaliers Coach J. B. Bickerstaff Wowed by Scottie Barnes on Day 1

The moment Scottie Barnes walked into the room for his pre-draft interview with the Cleveland Cavaliers last June there was a sense that he was special. It was his personality, Cavaliers coach J.B. Bickerstaff said, coupled with his defensive want to and two-way prowess that stuck out for the first moment the two met.

J. B. Bickerstaff: It didn't matter where Evan Mobley fell in the draft, he was our guy

Cavaliers head coach J. B. Bickerstaff joined Baskin and Phelps from Cavs Media Day and talked about what he's excited about for this upcoming season. He talked about what went in to the decision to draft Evan Mobley, and the specific skill set that they were looking for. He discussed how Mobley fits in with the current team and how he plans on using the rookie 7-footer alongside Darius Garland and Collin Sexton.