Cleveland sports fans were faced with quite the quandary this coming Tuesday: Watch the Cavaliers receive their NBA rings as the Land's first sports team to win a championship in 52 years — or catch their Indians compete in their first World Series since 1997?Now fans don't have to choose. The NBA announced that it is moving up the Cavaliers' season opener tip-off a half...
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This offseason in the NBA has been eventful to say the least. With moves like Kevin Durant going to the Golden State Warriors, Dwyane Wade singing with the Chicago Bulls and Pau Gasol joining the San Antonio Spurs, many teams will have a different look this upcoming season. For the reigning NBA Champion Cleveland Cavaliers, their successful offseason was overshadowed by the honeymoon...
Over the past couple of days, the heat has been turned up on trade rumors involving the Cleveland Cavaliers. Yesterday’s report from Joe Vardon of Cleveland.com stated that the Cavs were looking to potentially trade for a point guard to back up Kyrie Irving and lessen the pressure on rookie Kay Felder. There have been […] The post Report: Cavs shopping Mo Williams, Jordan McRae...
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A Look Back Almost exactly four months ago, the Cleveland Cavaliers completed one of the greatest comebacks in NBA history, coming back to win the 2016 NBA finals after being down three games to one to the Golden State Warriors. The championship win was celebrated with tears, a lack of t-shirts, and a parade of epic proportions. Let's take a brief look back to Cleveland's storyline...
The Cleveland Cavaliers waived three players yesterday in Markel Brown, Cory Jefferson, and Jonathan Holmes, leaving their roster with 16 players. Now, the Cavs are left with selecting between two-time D-League Defensive Player of the Year, DeAndre Liggins, and 12-year veteran swingman Dahntay Jones in regards to the team’s 15th and final roster spot. It’s […] The post Recently...
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Cleveland Cavaliers big man Tristan Thompson has only been dating Khloe Kardashian for a few months, but things are apparently moving very, very quickly. According to a new gossip report from InTouch Magazine, Thompson and Kardashian recently got engaged. “Tristan got down on one knee and asked Khloe to marry him,” a source told the publication. “She’s delighted to be engaged...
Today’s show covers the latest Cavs news with Complex’s Chopz.. Welcome to Locked on Cavaliers, the official Cleveland Cavaliers podcast of the Locked on Podcast network. On today’s episode, host Chris Manning (@cwmwrites) is joined by Complex News Editor Chopz (@PChopz) to talk about J.R. Smith’s new deal, what a second title for Cleveland would mean and much more. For...
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The gold was gleaming in the midday sun, held aloft for the adoring masses at the IX Center near Hopkins International Airport.Nothing in this town had shined quite so brightly in the 52 years between championships. Maybe that sounds crazy, but that's what sports mean to people around here and LeBron James had learned the value of that attachment over the years. On June 20, on a...
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NBA Scouts previewed what the Cleveland Cavaliers season will look like and added a couple of hot takes of their own. The Cleveland Cavaliers were put under a microscope by an anonymous NBA scout on Sports Illustrated’s new NBA website, The Crossover. The scout talked everything from coaching, to talking about certain players and finishing off […] Reaction to scouts hot takes...
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Forget the whole controversy of whether or not Space Jam 2 will ever be a thing. The original Space Jam is returning to theaters in mid-November to celebrate it’s 20th anniversary. The original 20th-century Space Jam website still exists, two decades after its creation, and now the movie that accompanied it is coming back as well. The cult-classic hit is returning Nov....
With training camp having been open for three weeks, J.R. Smith still doesn’t have a deal with the Cleveland Cavaliers – and he may soon have to look elsewhere to find a suitor. According to ESPN’s Marc Stein, it will only be “a matter of time” before Smith begins looking elsewhere, with the Cavs still refusing to offer Smith much more than $10-$11 million. Minnesota...
Kyrie Irving might be as well-known for portraying “Uncle Drew” in a series of commercials than he is for playing a key cog in the Cleveland Cavaliers’ title-winning team. And it looks like his alter-ego could become even bigger. The campaign for Pepsi, dating back to 2012, features 24-year-old superstar impersonating an elderly man who can straight-up ball, much to the...
It looks like the newest trend for NBA superstars to help pass the time during the meaningless preseason is to make it appear even more worthless by doing a bit of snacking when they should be otherwise occupied. LeBron James became the latest player to casually feast upon concession stand fare during Thursday’s 119-94 preseason loss to the Toronto Raptors at Quicken Loans Arena.
LeBron James, college student? Perhaps some day. James of course bypassed college and made the leap from high school straight to the NBA. But the Cleveland Cavaliers superstar hopes to one day make up for missed time by taking some college classes at his hometown University of Akron. Actually, James apparently is already enrolled at the school. “I’m signed up at the University...
Mo Williams has had a complicated relationship with the Cleveland Cavaliers dating back to last season, and he reiterated that on Wednesday as he was waiting to undergo surgery. Williams revealed on Twitter that doctors told him his injury (presumably the knee that bothered him throughout the season) is worse than initially believed. He then posted a cryptic message on Instagram...
After winning the city of Cleveland’s first championship in 52 years, the Cleveland Cavaliers are looking to defend the franchise’s first championship this season. While the majority of the players on the championship team are returning, or plan on returning, there are a few players that will not be returning. These two players are Matthew Dellavedova, who was traded to the Milwaukee...
Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving doesn’t just break ankles, he takes ankles. And he’s using that reputation, as well as his love for “The Undertaker,” to create a new nickname. It’s no secret that Irving has the best handles in the NBA, as well as the best crossover. So he posted a video of him wearing a new t-shirt, which looks to be his new moniker: “Ankletaker...
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