NBA (fruitlessly?) trying to move up start of Finals

Sunday, May 24th, 2015

The NBA's conference finals have been the definition of anti-climax as both series appear headed towards four-game sweeps. But that's nowhere near as unexciting as the wait until the start of the NBA Finals will be. The starting date of the Finals was set as June 5 before the end the ...

Meet David Blatt, bold fighter pilot

Monday, May 11th, 2015

A day after committing a pair of decisions that would have been characterized as "boners" back in the day when they weren't just a thing in your pants, Cleveland Cavaliers coach David Blatt was on the defensive trying to justify his actions against the Bulls late in Game 4 of ...

Kevin Love has surgery, is out four to six months

Wednesday, April 29th, 2015

Most saw this coming when Kevin Love was injured in Game 4 of the Cleveland Cavaliers' series against the Boston Celtics. On Wednesday, Love had surgery to repair his dislocated left shoulder and he is expected to miss the next four to six months. This is a huge blow for the ...

Report: Cleveland Cavaliers trade for Timofey Mozgov

Wednesday, January 7th, 2015

The Cleveland Cavaliers continued their roster shakeup on Wednesday as they added a big man who will likely step into the starting for the injured Anderson Varejao. Adrian Wojnarowski is reporting that the Cavs have traded two first-round picks to the Denver Nuggets in exchange for Russian center Timofey Mozgov. The ...

Video: Victor Oladipo posterizes LeBron James

Saturday, December 27th, 2014

Man, Victor Oladipo is fun to watch. The second-year Orlando Magic guard is one of the more explosive players in the NBA already and Friday night he showed that off once again. In the third quarter of Orlando's 98-89 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers, Oladipo had a sick dunk over ...

Woe is Buffalo: America’s Most Miserable Sports City

Friday, July 11th, 2014

LeBron James' decision to return to Cleveland has had an unintended consequence: sealing Buffalo, New York's fate as the most mind-numbingly depressing city in which one can be a sports fan. For years, the competition on the opposite ends of Lake Erie was fierce and unrelenting. The resumes are remarkably similar: ...

Report: Cavs leaning towards Jabari Parker with first pick

Tuesday, June 24th, 2014

Ever since presumptive No. 1 overall pick Joel Embiid went down with a foot injury, speculation has run wild as to what the Cleveland Cavaliers would do with the top pick in the 2014 NBA Draft. Most reports have said the team had narrowed its focus to Kansas guard Andrew ...

Cleveland Cavaliers doctors clear Joel Embiid

Friday, June 13th, 2014

Kansas center Joel Embiid has become the odds-on favorite to be the No. 1 pick in the 2014 NBA Draft over the past few weeks. The Cleveland Cavaliers have the top pick in this year's draft and rumors have persisted that they preferred Embiid over both college teammate Andrew Wiggins ...