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Mike Brown Says He Wasn’t In the Picture When LeBron James Left Cleveland

Thursday, April 25th, 2013

The Cavs turned back the clock yesterday. They introduced Mike Brown as the team's head coach. For the second time. Just three years after firing him. That's unheard of. Some people may remember him as the guy with the ever-changing glasses whose first opportunity as a head coach was with ...

Byron Scott Is Excited About The Young Talent Of The Cleveland Cavaliers

Tuesday, October 30th, 2012

The Cleveland Cavaliers finished 21-45 in the lockout-shortened second season under head coach Byron Scott. That's not a pretty record, but there were certainly things to be excited about looking ahead, particularly with Rookie of the Year Kyrie Irving. One year later, Scott believes he has a team that can ...

President Barack Obama Worries About Professional Sports Pricing Out Families

Monday, October 15th, 2012

With the presidential election looming, Barack Obama has plenty on his plate, but that doesn't mean he's forgetting about sports. He says he still watches ESPN's SportsCenter every morning when he wakes up, and if he's elected for four more years, there's no doubt he'll hear more about things like ...

Kyrie Irving: “Our number one goal is to make the playoffs this season”

Tuesday, October 2nd, 2012

The entire NBA world got to witness the next superstar in the NBA a season ago. His name is Kyrie Irving and he plays point guard for the Cleveland Cavaliers. The signs were there early. Irving's silky smooth jumper, video-game like handle, ability to get to the basket at will ...

Dion Waiters on Being Compared to Dwyane Wade: “My goal is to work hard and to be better than him”

Friday, June 29th, 2012

For the second year in a row, the Cleveland Cavaliers pulled the first draft night surprise. After turning heads by taking Tristan Thompson at number four last year, the Cavs did it again by taking Dion Waiters from Syracuse fourth overall. In most Mock Drafts, Waiters was outside the top ...

Bradley Beal Is Humbled and Honored By the Comparisons to Future Hall-Of-Famer Ray Allen

Wednesday, June 27th, 2012

Bradley Beal spent just one season at Florida before deciding to declare for the NBA Draft. That one season was anything but anti-climactic. After being one of the more decorated incoming freshman, Beal struggled finding his place and his shot until late in the season when he finally showed everyone ...

LeBron’s Biggest Hater Scott Raab on James Winning a Ring: “It Ain’t That Big A Deal”

Monday, June 25th, 2012

Scott Raab is no LeBron James fan. When you pen a book and title it The Whore of Akron, that much seems true. Raab, a writer for Esquire as well, has videos of him dropping off a signed book that LeBron's house and other acts of hilarity that you can ...

Kyrie Irving Says Taking Mental Notes is the Key to His Fourth Quarter Success

Friday, March 9th, 2012

When the Cavs won the first overall pick in the NBA Draft last year, they were given the opportunity to draft a key piece that would help rebuild the franchise after LeBron James’ departure. Even in their wildest dreams I’m not quite sure the Cavs even saw this kind of ...

Antawn Jamison Doesn’t Mind Sharing the Court with a Dukie

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012

Midway through the 2009-2010 season, the Cavs made a trade deadline deal for Antawn Jamison. Back then, with LeBron James’ impending free agency on the horizon, the Cavs were hoping Jamison would be the missing piece to the championship puzzle. Unfortunately that role didn’t fit the former Tar Heel and ...

Kyrie Irving on Preparation Duke Provided: “I was more prepared, I’d say, than other rookies coming into the NBA game.”

Monday, February 20th, 2012

Kyrie Irving's transition to the NBA hasn't been entirely seamless, but the No. 1 overall pick in the 2011 NBA Draft has certainly made it feel that way at times while running the show for the Cleveland Cavaliers. Irving, who scored 23 more points Sunday in a victory over the ...