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INDEPENDENCE, Ohio– LeBron James spoke to reporters shortly after news broke that Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue is stepping away to deal with an illness.

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On Monday, Lue announced he’s been dealing with chest pains, loss of sleep and other symptoms. Despite tons of medical tests, there hasn’t been a diagnosis.

“I think it’s probably well overdue. You know, understanding what’s he’s been going through a lot of this season,” James told the media at Cleveland Clinic Courts.

LeBron compared it to losing one of the best players and said everyone has to step up. Associate head coach Larry Drew will fill in for Lue.

 

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