LeBron & Other NBA Players React To The Grizzlies Firing David Fizdale
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“I don’t know the details of it because I’m not around. But I know the type of coach Fiz is, I know how players relate to him, and I know what he stands for. And he don’t stand for no… Maybe that’s what it was because he ain’t gonna kiss nobody’s ass, I know that. Maybe that’s what it was.”
That’s what LeBron had to say a few hours after tweeting, “I need some answers. Feels like my man was a fall guy” after hearing the news of the Grizzlies firing David Fizdale. If you are wondering why LeBron called Fizdale “my man” and cares so much, it’s because Fiz was the assistant coach during LeBron’s time in South Beach. LeBron even got Fiz an appearance in a Samsung commercial he did.
Here’s what a few other players, including Dwyane Wade, had to say about the news.