Tyronn Lue didn’t quite mean it like that.
The Cleveland Cavaliers coach raised eyebrows after a physical Game 2 of the NBA Eastern Conference finals when he said the Boston Celtics were “gooning the game up.”
Lest he be accused of calling Boston’s players “goons,” Lue elaborated on those remarks Thursday after the Cavs’ practice.
“Physicality,” Lue said, via the Boston Herald. “Nothing bad. I like it. But physicality, hard fouls, into our body, into our airspace,...