This seems to be a coordinated effort by the Cavs to use the media to get their frustrations out while not having to put their names out there.
Obviously, there is some friction, but once you start going anonymous that rarely helps things.
Several prominent players, speaking on condition of anonymity to ESPN, Cleveland.com and The Athletic, expressed doubt that the problems — an aging roster, defensively challenged personnel and a glut of redundant role players — could simply be worked out through patience and a chance to coalesce when fully healthy.
“Rotations are awful. IT (Isaiah Thomas) is so much worse than Kyrie defensively it’s insane,”. “There is not a great feeling anywhere.
The Cavs seem to have this drama every season, but end up in the NBA Finals. That could be the same this year as well, but they aren’t in a better position to beat the Warriors who are actually a better team this year than last.