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AP source: Lue, Cavs agree to multiyear contract extension

Along with a sparkling diamond ring, Tyronn Lue's getting another reward for an NBA title.

Cleveland's easygoing coach has agreed to a multiyear contract extension with the Cavaliers, a person familiar with the deal told the Associated Press. Lue, who took over when David Blatt was fired in January, agreed to the deal on Monday said the person who spoke on condition of anonymity because it has not yet been signed.

Terms of the deal were not immediately known, but Lue is expected to be among the league's highest-paid coaches after leading the Cavs to the city's first major professional sports championship since 1964.

The Vertical first reported Lue's new deal.

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