Tyronn Lue Bio, Net Worth, Height, Facts

Tyronn Lue
  • Name: Tyronn Lue
  • Age: 39 years old
  • Height: 6ft 0in (183 cm)
  • Occupation: Basketball Coach
  • Net Worth: US $5 Million
  • Status: Alive

Tyronn Lue is a retired NBA basketball player and current head coach of the Cleveland Cavaliers. He stands 6ft 0in tall and played the point guard position. He was born on May 3, 1977 in Mexico, Missouri. He attended Raytown Senior High School followed by the University of Nebraska. He played three seasons with the Nebraska Cornhuskers and led the team in assists.

Lue was selected 23 overall by the Denver Nuggets in the 1998 NBA Draft. He was traded to the Los Angeles Lakers prior to the start of the season. He got off to a slow start with the Lakers but showed major improvement in the 2001 playoffs. He won back to back championships with the Lakers before signing with the Washington Wizards in 2001. He played for several other teams including Orlando Magic, Houston Rockets, Atlanta Hawks, Dallas Mavericks and Milwaukee Bucks.

Lue made his coaching debut in 2009 as the assistant coach of the Boston Celtics. He was named director of basketball development in 2009. He later served as assistant coach for the LA Clippers and the Cleveland Cavaliers. He became head coach of LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers mid-season in January 2016. This came immediately after David Blatt was fired. Lue and the Cavaliers won the 2016 NBA championship with a 93-89 victory over the Golden State Warriors. The Cavs became the first team in the history of the game to overcome a 3-1 deficit in the finals.

Tyronn Lue has a net worth of $5 million. He was previously signed to a four-year $6.5 million deal with the Cavs. His new contract as the team’s head coach is worth over $9.5 million for three years.

Tyronn Lue Bio, Net Worth, Facts
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Tyronn Lue Age, Birthday, Married

  • Birth Name: Tyronn Jamar Lue
  • Birthday: May 3, 1977
  • How Old : Age: 39 years old
  • Place of Birth: Mexico, Missouri, United States
  • Zodiac Sign: Taurus
  • How Tall : Height: 6ft 0in (183 cm)
  • Occupation: Professional Basketball Player, Coach
  • Years Active: Player: 1998-2009, Coach: 2009-present
  • Net Worth : Salary: US $5 Million
  • Marriage(s):
  • Death-O-Meter: Alive

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