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LeBron James views Sportsperson of the Year through legacy of previous winners

LeBron James joined some rare sporting company on Thursday when he was named Sports Illustrated Sportsperson of the year. He became just the second person in history to receive the award twice, and it was fitting after the unbelievable year he had. James didn’t just have an incredible year on the court where he led […] The post LeBron James views Sportsperson of the Year through...
Via Cavs Nation
11 hours ago

Tyronn Lue delivered fiery message to LeBron James during Game 7

Last season, The Cleveland Cavaliers made one of the most memorable runs through the NBA Finals in history en route to an epic come-from-behind victory over the Golden State Warriors (down three games to one). Most Cavs fans will never forget “The Block”, “The Shot”, and “The Stop” – moments that have been permanently etched […] The post Tyronn Lue delivered fiery...
Via Cavs Nation
13 hours ago

Iman Shumpert goes off on Phil Jackson for ‘posse’ comments

Iman Shumpert isn’t one to hide his feelings. He is a throwback NBA personality that will say exactly what he thinks about any given situation. Since being traded to the Cavaliers from New York, Shumpert and good friend J.R. Smith have never hesitated in stating exactly how they felt when they got that phone call. […] The post Iman Shumpert goes off on Phil Jackson for ‘posse’...
Via Cavs Nation
15 hours ago

Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Toronto Raptors: Game Preview, Start Time, Television Information

The Cavs head north and look to snap a three game losing streak. Things haven’t been going so well for the Cleveland Cavaliers lately. A combination of sloppiness in taking care of the ball, as well as on the defensive end of the floor have contributed to the team’s three game losing streak. If the Cavs are going to turn it around, they’ll need to do it against a red hot Toronto...
Via Fear The Sword
17 hours ago

WATCH: Dennis Smith Jr.: Explosive Dunks In NC State Win vs. BU

Dennis Smith Jr. had a pair of explosive dunks in NC State's win over Boston University. Check out the high-flying moments in the ACC Must See Moment.
Via ACC Digital Network
1 day ago

Analyzing A Trade Between The Cleveland Cavaliers And Sacramento Kings. No, Not That One.

Sacramento Kings center Willie Cauley-Stein is one player that’s available and would greatly help the Cleveland Cavaliers. Willie Cauley-Stein is almost completely out of the running for a spot in the rotation for Joerger as the Kings look to play small. The Cleveland Cavaliers, who have had trouble making an impact in the paint offensively or defensively, […] Analyzing A Trade...
Via King James Gospel
1 day ago

LOOK: LeBron James wears Cubs uniform after losing bet with Dwyane Wade

Dwyane Wade and LeBron James had previously made a bet on the outcome of the World Series, and the Cavaliers star made good on it before Friday night’s Cavaliers-Bulls matchup. Obviously, each player picked their hometown team, so James was on the Indians, and Wade had the Cubs. With that said, it appeared that the bet had to do with donning the opposing team’s uniform, judging...
Via The Sports Daily
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Tyronn Lue named Eastern Conference coach of the month

Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue has been named Eastern Conference Coach of the Month for November. This is the first time that Lue has won the award and the fourteenth time in team history that a coach has won the award. Coach Lue oversaw a spectacular month of November for the reigning NBA champions. The Cavaliers won 13 games during November and only lost three times. The award...
Via Fear The Sword
2 days ago

WATCH: Kyrie Irving strikes Paul Pierce after screen

Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving was not happy after receiving an elbow from Paul Pierce in the fourth quarter of Thursday night’s game, and he delivered a shot to his opponent in response. It happened when Pierce set a screen, which Irving attempted to fight through. However, it looked as if Pierce shifted his weight a bit, and Irving caught some of his elbow as a result. ...
Via The Sports Daily
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Cleveland Cavaliers draftee Cedi Osman is making a leap in Turkey

The Cavs’ best asset is looking like a legitimate NBA-level player overseas. Cedi Osman is the Cleveland Cavaliers’ best tangible asset. With 2nd round pick Kay Felder and D-League call-up Jordan McRae as basically the only young players on the roster who are expendable, and no real draft picks to part with, Osman is probably the best chance that the Cavs have at getting a rotation...
Via Fear The Sword
3 days ago

Shumpert calls Donald Trump ‘crazy,’ will not visit White House

Following his surprising election to the highest office the United States offers, president-elect Donald Trump has continued to remain a divisive figure in this nation. It’s also spilled over to the sports world where many professional athletes have taken shots at the soon-to-be president. This has led some to believe that there will be a changed dynamic between the sports world...
Via Sportsnaut
4 days ago  |  Discuss

J.R. Smith introduces world to ski mask-wearing 'alter ego'

A bizarre incident on the court involving J.R. Smith on Tuesday night during the Cleveland Cavaliers’ 118-101 loss to the Milwaukee Bucks was without question patented J.R. Smith-type behavior. Shockingly, though, it only served as a warm-up act to his antics in the locker room after the game, which involved Smith introducing the world to the his ski mask-wearing "alter ego...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
4 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: J.R. Smith has laughable defensive lapse

Cavaliers shooting guard J.R. Smith made a defensive miscue in Tuesday night’s game against the Bucks that even James Harden would laugh at. Smith, in the middle of a play, walked off the court to give Jason Terry a quick hug. He probably shouldn’t have, because his man, Tony Snell, took advantage of it. Snell started in the corner, and after a quick cut to the hoop, he received...
Via The Sports Daily
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Sixers are still bad, but they’re not unwatchable anymore... they’re actually sort of fun

The Philadelphia 76ers still aren’t very good. But, for the first time since Sam Hinkie unleashed his controversial, franchise-altering #process three seasons ago, fans are getting a glimpse of future returns on his unique asset management. Facing Cleveland at the Wells Fargo Center on Sunday, the 76ers competently challenged LeBron and the Cavaliers, despite losing 112-108....
Via The Comeback
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Cavaliers' Channing Frye out following father's death

CLEVELAND (AP) Cleveland Cavaliers forward Channing Frye will be out indefinitely following the death of his father on Thanksgiving. The Cavs offered their condolences and support to Frye, whose father, Thomas, passed away about a month after his mother, Karen Mulzac-Frye, died following a battle with cancer. Cleveland (11-2) said Frye has been excused from the team and won't...
Via Associated Press
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Cleveland Cavaliers: Kevin Love is finally fitting in well

Ever since Kevin Love joined the Cleveland Cavaliers in 2014, there has been a lot of scrutiny thrown his way. Whether it was about his lack of production as the third member of the “Big Three,” or about his struggles to fit in with a team with superstars the likes of LeBron James and Kyrie Irving, Love has often been the odd man out on the Cavs over the past two years. But on...
Via isportsweb.com
10 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Cavs’ Kevin Love scores NBA-record 34 points in 1st quarter

In the first quarter of tonight’s Trail Blazers-Cavaliers game in Cleveland, the Blazers scored 31 points, a pretty high total. And they were outscored by one player on the Cavs! Cavs forward Kevin Love dropped a ridiculous 34 points (!!!!), good for an NBA record in the first quarter. It’s the second-best quarter in NBA history (Golden State’s Klay Thompson scored 37 in a...
Via The Comeback
11 days ago  |  Discuss

LeBron James left 'in awe' of ‘LeBron: The Musical’

Like the countless others who have seen it, even LeBron James himself has been left completely blown away by the brilliance of "LeBron: The Musical." "It's great," James said Wednesday, via ESPN's David McMenamin "It's unbelievable, actually." The brainchild of media company Dose, "LeBron: The Musical" of course is an ode to "Hamilton: The Musical," only with the Cleveland...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Kevin Love has no regrets about signing long-term deal

Kevin Love signed a five-year contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers last year, and the timing of the deal may have cost him millions. Love signed his five-year, $110 million deal in 2015. Had he signed a one-year deal with an opt-out, he could have signed after the new money from the league’s TV deals factored in, which increased the salary cap and would have given him much more...
Via Larry Brown Sports
16 days ago  |  Discuss
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