Cavaliers General Manager Koby Altman joined Andy and Jeff to discuss the multiple trades made at the deadline, the long and short-term future of the Cavaliers and how all the deals came together at once.
#Cavs GM Koby Altman on @923TheFan: "I wanted to see us having fun, again. That was missing. Obviously I'm excited about the new pieces. I was just excited to see these guys have fun, again"
#Cavs GM Koby Altman on @923TheFan: "Atheticism, youth, defense were things we were always concerned about", says the fit wasn't there w/ previous roster. "Figuring out who could help your team put wind in their sails"
#Cavs GM Koby Altman on @923TheFan: "We were all excited about what we had coming into the season. Chemistry is something you don't know until you put it on the floor. For some reason, it just didn't work. That was on me. I had to look at myself in the mirror"
#Cavs GM Koby Altman on @923TheFan: "I always try to channel my inner-Griff (@dg_riff). You're trying to satisfy motivations on each side. We pulled the value out that we wanted, some players we're very excited about"
#Cavs GM Koby Altman on @923TheFan: "It's going to be difficult. There's certainly going to be a transition period for everybody. Now you see a renewed sense of energy in everybody, not just in the players, but the coaching staff"
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