CAVALIERS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Big changes coming to Cavs…Maybe

So we know that Dan Gilbert is none too pleased. The Cleveland Cavaliers’ majority owner is reportedly fuming, having set his sights on the Eastern Conference Playoffs this season, only to fall just short in a year when countless teams around him missed the playoffs intentionally. Gilbert has a reputation for being short-sighted and reactionary, supported by recent firings and...
Via Waiting For Next Year
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Cavs forward Deng receives NBA citizenship honor

CLEVELAND -- Cavaliers forward Luol Deng has received the NBA's J. Walter Kennedy Citizenship Award, given to the player, coach or trainer who displays outstanding service and dedication to the community. The award is voted on by the Pro Basketball Writers Association. Deng, acquired in a trade with Chicago in January, is a two-time All-Star (both with the Bulls). "It'...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Cavs' Jack nabs 'Good Guy' award

CLEVELAND -- Cavaliers guard Jarrett Jack has been selected as the recipient of the ninth annual Austin Carr Good Guy Award, as voted on by the Cleveland chapter of the Pro Basketball Writers Association. Jack is a key member of the Cavs' rotation after being signed to a free-agent contract last summer. The award recognizes a Cavs player "who is cooperative and understanding...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Luol Deng Named Winner Of NBA's Citizenship Award

Luol Deng has been voted the 2013-14 winner of the J. Walter Kennedy Citizenship Award. "It's an honor to be recognized for any award, but this one is special because it represents who I am as a person and where I came from," Deng said in a statement released by the Cleveland Cavaliers. "What I'm most proud of is that my family can look back after my career...
Via RealGM
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Luol Deng win’s NBA’s Citizenship Award

  Cleveland Cavaliers small forward Luol Deng has been voted the 2013-14 winner of the J. Walter Kennedy Citizenship Award which is presented annually by the Professional Basketball Writers Association to the player, coach or trainer who shows outstanding service and dedication to the community. “It’s an honor to be recognized for any award, but this one is special because...
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23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Kyrie Irving continues to screw with Cavs fans

With less than a week remaining in the regular season, Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving continues to play games with Cavalier fans who are concerned about the All-Star point guard’s future with the team. This past weekend, Irving vaguetweeted in a way that would make a teen girl blush out of admiration, putting the following tweet in quotes. "Jump over the fence…no regrets"...
Via Waiting For Next Year
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Are Deng's days done with Cavs?

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio -- It's hard to know if Luol Deng will play for the Cavaliers again, but one thing is for certain: It won't be this season. Deng is suffering from a sore lower back and will miss the finale Wednesday vs. the Nets, coach Mike Brown said Monday. The injury caused Deng to miss the previous two games as well. Deng, 28, will be an unrestricted free agent in...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Why the Cleveland Cavaliers didn’t make the playoffs

Only in Cleveland would a basketball team have arguably one of their best games of the season and end their playoff hopes on the same night. On Wednesday, the Cleveland Cavaliers were clicking on all cylinders during a 122 to 100 victory over the Detroit Pistons. The Cavs set a franchise record and season high around the NBA for assists in a half with 26. The team led by rookie guard...
Via isportsweb.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

The Cleveland Cavaliers eliminated from post season play despite a fine effort from Dion Waiters & Kyrie Irving finally playing team ball.

The Cleveland Cavaliers fell short of reaching the post season, despite the great effort of guys like Dion Waiters, and the great team play of Kyrie Irving. If only Irving could have figured out how to pass the ball earlier this season, the Cavs might have been able to reach the play offs. Cleveland set a record last night in assists. Irving and the team had 26 of them in the first...
Via Cleveland Sports 360
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Spencer Hawes thinks he’s a ‘good fit’ with Cavaliers

The Cleveland Cavaliers made a big trade at the NBA’s trading deadline earlier this season, acquiring Spencer Hawes from the 76ers. So far, the trade has worked out very well for the Cavaliers and it appears that they could in fact get to sign him to a long-term deal after the season. According to reports, Hawes believes that he is a “good fit” with the Cavs, and would like...
Via Sports-Glory
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Irving: Browns WR Josh Gordon needs to 'mind his own business'

Kyrie Irving continues to tussle with media headlines about rumors of him possibly departing from the Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA offseason. Irving took matter’s into his own hands by setting the record straight via Twitter several days ago, shredding all accusations. Yet another opinion on Irving’s situation was shared; this time by Cleveland Browns wideout Josh Gordon. Gordon...
Via Basketball Bicker
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Cleveland Cavaliers: Kyrie Irving fires back

Kyrie Irving used Twitter on Friday night and the hardwood on Saturday night to fire back at the media. The Cleveland Cavaliers’ point guard has been dealing with criticism about his play and rumors dealing with his future all season. Irving sent a strong message over the weekend that he has had enough with the constant speculation. On Friday night, Irving sent out a series of...
Via isportsweb.com
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Kyrie Irving Slays Latest Rumors He Wants Out of Cleveland with Tweets

All-Star point guard Kyrie Irving has been in the NBA rumor mill as of late pertaining to his future with the Cleveland Cavaliers. The latest rumor surfaced from an interview by Cavs: The Blog’s Robert Attenweiler with ESPN’s Brian Windhorst. Windhorst discussed how unhappy Irving allegedly is in Cleveland.  Windhorst said in response to Irving’s potential contract extension...
Via Basketball Bicker
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Cleveland Cavaliers extending Tristan Thompson is ‘dangerous’

Once the season ends, the Cleveland Cavaliers will have plenty of decisions to make. One of them involves the future of power forward Tristan Thompson, who will be a restricted free agent, and whether or not they should sign him to an extension. According to Brian Windhorst of ESPN.com, extending Thompson is “dangerous.” I think what could happen there is very dangerous...
Via Pro Sports Daily
10 days ago  |  Discuss

NBA Rumors: Cleveland Cavaliers position themselves for future deals

The Cleveland Cavaliers recently signed Scotty Hopson to a two-year, $3.8 million contract. The signing is not big news, but small deals like this one will position the Cavs to make a major trade this summer.Hopson is a 6-foot-7, undrafted prospect from the University of Tennessee. He played well in Turkey this season, but this curious signing so late in the NBA season is more geared...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
13 days ago  |  Discuss
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