Cavs Season Preview (plus a Mobley data dive)

Fear the ‘Fro is back with the final podcast before the season opener against the Nets.  Bob Schmidt, of Fox Sports Radio, jumps into his expectations for the team as a whole, and the individual pieces.  Who can break out?  Is this Isaac Okoro’s year to make a leap?  Will Evan Mobley ascend in the pecking order? Where do the Cavs stack up in the east.

(0:00) Intro
(2:38) Donovan Trade Then Vs. Now (and it’s impact on expectations)
(4:22) Vegas Odds Last Year Vs. Now, The Value of Continuity
(7:04) The Rotation Discussion
(8:01) What is Okoro’s role this year? (the extension conversation)
(10:31) Mobley as the full-time center…. Still Blasphemy
(15:03) Jarrett Allen’s Expectations for this year
(17:05) Evan Mobley’s Third Year Leap? (for the numbers see the linked google sheet)
(27:46) Strus Expectations and the Cavs hierarchy
(28:48) Expectations For Cavs Seeding
(30:00) Eastern Conference Breakouts and Boston vs. Milwaukee
(31:58) Acceptable Outcome For This Season

Audio on this pod from The Game Theory w/ Sam Vecenie found here:

https://open.spotify.com/episode/7bWpXFjaWDiGPR9Dff0KmM?si=51a4586a74014b14

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Mobley Data (Google Doc):

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1-7Aq7esCJG89qOVh5arG9H_d-Ie-mDRZ1wOiRCqvvow/edit?usp=sharing

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