CAVALIERS RUMORS & GOSSIP

LeBron James ordered a pizza with 16 toppings on it (pic)

LeBron James has been known to go on some pretty extreme diets during the offseason. But leading the Cleveland Cavaliers to an NBA title evidently has allowed him to cut loose a little bit on the dining forefront. James took to Facebook to post a screengrab of an online pizza order. It features a pie with a whopping 16 items on it. So, to sum it all up, James started with high...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: LeBron urged Justin Bieber not to perform at RNC

We’re not sure how the GOP establishment would have handled it, but Justin Bieber was reportedly this close to performing at the RNC. We apparently have LeBron James to thank for Bieber’s decision to turn down a reported $5 million offer to take the stage. According to TMZ, James urged Bieber to stay away from the convention. Reportedly, one of the draws for Bieber when he was...
Via Sportsnaut
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Cleveland Cavaliers Preview: Where do Kay Felder And Jordan McRae Fit In?

Now that Summer League is in the rearview mirror, it’s time to assess where Kay Felder and Jordan McRae fit into the Cleveland Cavaliers plans next season. The Cleveland Cavaliers don’t have too many young players for fans to fawn over. This isn’t Philadelphia, where #TheProcess has delivered them Ben Simmons, Joel Embiid, Jahlil Okafor […] Cleveland Cavaliers Preview: Where...
Via King James Gospel
17 hours ago

The Case For Kyrie Irving To Play More Shooting Guard

Kyrie Irving already has LeBron James playing point guard. There’s no harm in him disarming opposing shooting guards with his handles and smooth touch. It’s already a given that at times, though Kyrie Irving has proven himself to be among the leagues best point guards, LeBron James will handle the ball on the way up […] The Case For Kyrie Irving To Play More Shooting Guard...
Via King James Gospel
18 hours ago

Locked on Cavaliers Episode 9: Understanding the Cavs

On today’s episode, Locked on Cavs talks about what makes the Cavs successful. Welcome back to ‘Locked on Cavaliers’, the official Cleveland Cavaliers podcast in the Locked on Podcast Network. On today’s episode, host Chris Manning (@cwmwrites) is joined by FanSided senior NBA editor Ian Levy (@HickoryHigh) to talk about the Cavs’ aesthetic, Richard Jefferson’s future...
Via Fear The Sword
18 hours ago

J.R. Smith’s latest Instagram post could suggest some positive news for Cavs

The summer of Cleveland has been relatively quiet. While other teams make headlines with their big acquisitions, the Cavaliers, being “cap strapped”, have been very conservative in their moves. RELATED: Is Boston a threat to steal J.R. Smith away from Cleveland? Instead of adding major pieces, David Griffin’s main focus has been regrouping the core […] The post J.R. Smith’s...
Via Cavs Nation
1 day ago

Draymond Green: ‘Me and LeBron are friends’

As Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green prepares to help Team USA to gold this summer in Rio, the enigmatic big man took time out of his busy schedule to discuss some recent on-court incidents. Unless you were hiding under a rock back in June, you know very well that Green’s antics during the NBA Playoffs might have cost his team a second consecutive NBA title. The All...
Via Sportsnaut
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Video: Richard Jefferson returns home to Cleveland and opens Channing Frye’s gift up

Richard Jefferson has enjoyed his vacation down in Southern California and returned home to Cleveland. Last year, the Cavs acquired a good friend of his Channing Frye, who helped the Cavs win an NBA Championship. With Frye having another pair of years on his contract, Jefferson probably couldn’t let Frye have all the fun and […] The post Video: Richard Jefferson returns home...
Via Cavs Nation
1 day ago

Cleveland Cavaliers: Chris “Birdman” Anderson will be an enforcer

Before the playoffs began, LeBron James and some other Cleveland Cavaliers expressed a desire for an enforcer. Someone who bangs hard in the paint. Someone that plays a bit edgy and can rattle the mindsets of the opponents. Someone that can instinctively pump up the locker room. To be specific, someone similar to Kendrick Perkins. The Cavaliers just acquired a man that fits the description...
Via isportsweb.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Kyrie Irving Explains How HIs Life Has 'Definitely Gotten Crazier' Since His Championship-Winning 3-Pointer

Kyrie Irving's game-winning shot in Game 7 of the 2016 NBA Finals will go down as one of the most iconic moments in basketball history. The 25-foot jumper over the outstretched arm of Stephen Curry climaxed an improbable comeback against a history-making dominant opponent, and it delivered a trophy to the title-starved city of Cleveland for the first time since 1964: [youtube...
Via Stack
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Locked on Cavaliers Episode 8: Cavs cap breakdown

On today’s episode, Locked on Cavaliers tackles the Cavs’ complicated cap situation. Welcome back to ‘Locked on Cavaliers’, the official Cleveland Cavaliers podcast in the Locked on Podcast Network. On today’s episode, host Chris Manning (@cwmwrites) is joined by Jacob Rosen of Waiting for Next Year and Hardwood Paroxysm to talk about the Cavs’ cap situation. Specifically...
Via Fear The Sword
1 day ago

NBA champ Cavs honored with 2,000-pound butter sculptures

What better way to honor and celebrate a championship than by sculpting a ton of butter for the ultimate tribute? Three massive butter sculptures honoring this season’s NBA champion Cleveland Cavaliers were unveiled on Tuesday at the Ohio State Fair. While none of the sculptures depicted LeBron James or Kyrie Irving, one trophy was made in the mold of mascots Moondog and Sir...
Via The Comeback
2 days ago  |  Discuss

AP source: Lue, Cavs agree to multiyear contract extension

CLEVELAND (AP) A person familiar with the contract says Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue is getting a multiyear extension with the NBA champions. Lue, who took over the Cavs when David Blatt was fired in January and led Cleveland to the city's first championship since 1964, has agreed to the deal, said the person who spoke Monday night to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity...
Via Associated Press
4 days ago  |  Discuss

George makes return to Team USA following leg injury

Paul George doesn’t look like he has skipped a beat. George took the court Friday against Argentina in an exhibition and posted 18 points, two boards and an assist in a lopsided 111-74 victory. Folks will recall the last time George took the court with Team USA, when he went up and came down, shattering his leg in a brutal display of the human body giving out. Cleveland Cavaliers...
Via The Sports Daily
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Cavs sign free agent Chris "Birdman" Andersen

CLEVELAND (AP) The Cavaliers have officially signed veteran forward Chris ''Birdman'' Andersen to a one-year contract. The NBA champions needed a backup center after losing Timofey Mozgov in free agency and are hoping the 38-year-old Andersen can fill that role. A 14-year veteran, Andersen, known for his multiple tattoos and toughness on the boards, split last season with Miami...
Via Associated Press
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Delonte West attempting NBA comeback?

Delonte West has gone from the Cleveland Cavaliers to allegedly homeless to hoping for an NBA return. What a ride. West was a first-round pick in 2004 and played for four different teams, most notably with LeBron James and the Cavaliers (Pt. I). He then fell out of the league and into a rather public downward spiral off the court, as documented here, with this note showcasing one...
Via The Sports Daily
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Cleveland Cavaliers and J.R. Smith still on different pages in regards to contract terms

The Cleveland Cavaliers’ big remaining issue this offseason is their lack of cap space. It may not seem like a huge problem because they already have a championship team in tact and you know the old saying, “if it aint broke don’t fix it”, but now the Cavs have been forced into a tough position due to the fact that other teams are stacking up around the league and their cap...
Via isportsweb.com
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: J.R. Smith looking for $15 million annually

J.R. Smith is one of the top free agents remaining on the market. The veteran helped his Cleveland Cavaliers win the title this past season and is now reportedly looking to cash in big time. Yikes... hearing JR Smith seeking huge deal to return to Cavs, in the $15m per year range. Can Cavs really pass on bringing him back? — Steve Kyler (@stevekylerNBA) July 17, 2016 Paying...
Via Sportsnaut
11 days ago  |  Discuss

J.R. Smith ‘nervous’ about free agency choice

J.R. Smith is one of the top players remaining on the free agent market, and it is widely assumed that he is just waiting for an official offer from the Cleveland Cavaliers so he can stay right where he is. It may not be that simple. Smith opted out of a $5.4 million contract for the 2016-2017 season. After seeing what some mediocre free agents got on the open market, he really...
Via Larry Brown Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Kyrie Irving FaceTimed an NBA Legend after winning the NBA Championship

Following the Cleveland Cavaliers dramatic comeback series win against the Golden State Warriors, Cavs guard Kyrie Irving, who hit the game-winning three in Game 7 to seal the championship, FaceTimed an NBA legend just moments after. After seeing his family, Irving FaceTimed one of the best to ever step on the floor — Kobe Bryant. “I actually FaceTimed Kobe after the game as...
Via The Sports Journal
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Chris 'Birdman' Andersen reportedly agrees to a 1-year deal with the Cavaliers

Chris "Birdman" Andersen has reportedly agreed to a one-year deal with the Cavaliers, according to a report from Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports. Cleveland completed a trade with the Philadelphia 76ers just prior to making the deal with Andersen in order to make things work under the salary cap.Philadelphia sent the rights to Chukwudiebere Maduabum to the Cavaliers in exchange...
Via FOX Sports
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Cavs summer leaguer goes LeBron on Lakers, who get worse news after loss

Jordan McRae did his best LeBron impersonation on Thursday night in the summer league, scoring 36 points with nine rebounds to rally the Cleveland Cavaliers from a 16-point halftime deficit to hand the Lakers their first loss in Las Vegas.McRae and rookie Kay Felder, whom the Cavs selected in the second round of June's draft, teamed to outplay the Lakers' young backcourt of D'Angelo...
Via FOX Sports
14 days ago  |  Discuss
MORE STORIES >>


Cavaliers News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
the YARDBARKER app
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Dr. Phil calls out the Patriots for their cheating ways

Everything that's already gone wrong at the Rio Olympics

Amar'e Stoudemire's presence (and absence) changed the NBA

We asked Team USA: What other Olympic sport would you play?

Why Gary Bettman's CTE denial is cause for concern for NHL

WATCH: Inside the Nike SNKRS BOX in SF for Golden Air Celebration

WATCH: Five other uniforms Chris Sale should cut up

QUIZ: Name every Olympic event in which the USA has never won a gold medal

Five U.S. Olympians favored to win multiple gold medals

WATCH: What teams should join the Big 12?

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Help
Follow Yardbarker