Twitter Angry Over Cavaliers' Coach David Blatt Firing

  • by: Perry Sanders III

In a surprising move, the Cleveland Cavaliers reportedly fired head coach David Blatt on Friday despite the team's rank atop the Eastern Conference with a 30-11 record.

Blatt finishes his run in Cleveland with an 83-40 regular-season record. He also led the Cavs to the NBA Finals last season before losing to the Golden State Warriors.

In response to Blatt's firing there have been dozens of GIFs and Memes floating around Twitter beautifully capturing people's general response to the news.

ESPN's Emmett Golden shared his reaction to Blatt's firing below:

Another account posts a video clip of Lebron pushing coach Blatt off of the course with the caption, "Thank you for everything, David Blatt."

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Thumbnail image for p3.jpgPerry Sanders III is a Philosophy graduate of the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, and is an editor and social media manager at Lead Stories.

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