ORLANDO, Florida – Cleveland Cavaliers’ head coach Tyronn Lue left the game against Orlando with an undisclosed illness in the second quarter of the game Tuesday night.
Lue headed to the locker room about 6 minutes into the second half. Team trainer Steve Spiro was with him. Fox Sports Ohio announced that he will stay at the arena in the locker room.
Assistant coach Larry Drew took over coaching duties.
No word from the Cavs right away about why Lue left. Fox 8 will update this story as details become available from Orlando.