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Are the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors a rivalry?

In this age of basketball, rivalries are nearly non existent. We live in the digital era of everyone knowing everyone and of the symptoms of that is a lack of intense rivalries. We live in the AAU era where a lot of top tier ballers grew up balling out against each other or even with each other which yields a lot of mutual respect. Just because of the time period doesn’t mean...
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16 minutes ago  |  Discuss

LeBon defends Kyrie Irving over 'earth is flat' talk

Kyrie Irving caused quite the stir when he asserted the Earth is actually flat, not round as everyone knows to be the truth, during All-Star week.Whether he actually believes it or not remains to be seen, as NBA commissioner Adam Silver said he was just “trying to be provocative.”Either way, big bro LeBron James has his back. At this point, it’s impossible to know for certain...
Via Sportsnaut
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Cleveland Cavaliers Make Iman Shumpert Available In Trade Talks

The Cleveland Cavaliers have made Iman Shumpert available in trade talks. According to ESPN’s senior writer Brian Windhorst, speaking on ESPN’s “The Insiders” in a “Hey Windy” episode, Iman Shumpert is available in trade talks. Shumpert, who has frankly surprised this season by shooting a career-high 40.3 percent from three-point range, has shown steady improvement […...
Via King James Gospel
10 hours ago

Cleveland Cavaliers: Updated Masterlist Of Targeted Players (To Be Updated)

Who are the players that the Cleveland Cavaliers are trying to acquire? The Cleveland Cavaliers have had a lot of reported targets and, even on this site, a lot of proposed trade scenarios that aren’t official reports but speculative pieces on players that could improve the team. With that being said, there needs to be […] Cleveland Cavaliers: Updated Masterlist Of Targeted Players...
Via King James Gospel
11 hours ago

Kyrie Irving hints he was trolling with 'Earth is flat' talk

Kyrie Irving’s comments about the earth being flat sparked quite the frenzy online, and on Saturday, the Cleveland Cavaliers point guard hinted that that was exactly what he wanted.Irving said Saturday that he’s well aware that it is scientifically impossible for the Earth to be flat, and seemed amused that his comments had become a story.“It would be scientifically impossible...
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Who will break these NBA All-Star Game records?

LeBron's mad at his team, the New York Knicks are weighing a number of absurd trades, and Lance Stephenson is on a roster. That can only mean one thing: It's February in the NBA and everybody could use a break.Fortunately, we've made it to All-Star Weekend! While it's a bummer to have to survive a few days without real, competitive basketball, All-Star Weekend gives us the chance...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Tyronn Lue walks back talk about playing an injured Kevin Love

Tyronn Lue on Wednesday night backtracked on previous comments about Kevin Love playing last despite being injured. The Cleveland Cavaliers head coach claims he misinterpreted a question before Wednesday’s 113-104 victory over the Indiana Pacers and that led to the confusion.Lue was asked before the game when he learned Love was injured.“He was already heading for surgery. It...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Cavs Let Kevin Love Play With Injured Knee for Three Games

According to Joe Vardon of Cleveland.com, the Cleveland Cavaliers and more specifically, Cavs head coach Tyronn Lue, allowed Kevin Love to play in at least three games with an injured left knee. Five days after playing on the second night of a back-to-back in Oklahoma City, Love underwent arthroscopic surgery on his knee and is scheduled to be out for six weeks. Prior to Wednesday...
Via Cavaliers Nation
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Bill Walton tells story on-air of how he got Richard Jefferson suspended in college

Wednesday night’s ESPN broadcast of Dave Pasch, Bill Walton and Dick Vitale calling the NBA game between the Indiana Pacers and the Cleveland Cavaliers produced plenty of memorable moments, but the highlight may have been Walton sharing an unusual story about his connection to Cavs’ forward Richard Jefferson. Jefferson played at Arizona with Walton’s son Luke (now the Los...
Via The Comeback
3 days ago  |  Discuss

LeBron on Love absence: 'As long as I’m in the lineup, we’ve got a chance'

LeBron James on Tuesday addressed the news that Kevin Love will be out an estimated six weeks after undergoing arthroscopic surgery on his left knee Tuesday morning. And the superstar’s bold comments make it clear he believes his presence alone ensures the Cleveland Cavaliers will overcome the setback.“As long as I’m in the lineup, we’ve got a chance,” James said Tuesday...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Kevin Love to miss six weeks with knee injury

Kevin Love is going to miss an extended period of time while he recovers from a knee injury.The Cleveland Cavaliers announced on Tuesday that Love underwent a scope on his left knee and will be out roughly six weeks. Love had been dealing with pain in his knee since suffering an injury at some point during the Cleveland Cavaliers’ four-game road trip, and he was scheduled to seek...
Via Larry Brown Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Our love for 'viral social media' NBA players

For most fans, there are three categories of NBA players we root for. If you pull for a particular team, you will ride or die with everyone on that roster. After that, there are superstar players – think Stephen Curry, James Harden, Giannis Antetokounmpo or Joel Embiid – who are worth your time on league pass. And then there's a special third category.When Dion Waiters was drafted...
Via Yardbarker
6 days ago  |  Discuss

JR Smith shoots down report about return from thumb injury

J.R. Smith has some bad news for those who think he’ll be returning to action in a few weeks.ESPN reported on Monday that Smith is doing well in his rehab from the thumb surgery he underwent in December and is expected back by the middle of March. Smith responded to the report on Twitter later in the day. Smith was initially projected to be out 12-14 weeks, which would have put...
Via Larry Brown Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Lue 'definitely concerned' about Kevin Love knee injury

Tyronn Lue isn’t hiding his concern over Kevin Love’s knee injury that will keep the big man out of Tuesday’s game and possibly through the All-Star break.Speaking with reporters Monday, Lue made it clear the Cavs are “definitely concerned” about this development.“[I’m] Always concerned when guys are going down,” head coach Tyronn Lue said following Monday’s practice...
Via Sportsnaut
6 days ago  |  Discuss
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