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LeBron James is good in the paint

While it’s not a shocking headline at all, it is borderline shocking to see the degree with which he’s successful there. According to this infographic, LeBron shoots almost half his shots deep in the paint, and he’s successful over 75% of the time. Also, it’s notable the one zone where LeBron isn’t very good. No three point shots from the right side of the basket. Got it...
Via Waiting For Next Year
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Cavaliers concerned about lack of inside presence

The Cleveland Cavaliers may have won the off-season of a lifetime award as far as the NBA is concerned. Leapfrogging everyone in their path, as they landed their second-consecutive number one overall pick in the 2014 NBA Draft, followed by LeBron James deciding to take his talents back to Ohio. If all of that wasn’t enough, the Cavs also managed to turn their number one overall...
Via Pass The Pill
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Tickets for Cavs season opener are a tad bit expensive

It’s not a secret that LeBron James’ decision to return to the Cleveland Cavaliers is going to be an economic dream for the city of Cleveland. But if you’re planning on attending his regular season home debut against the New York Knicks on October 30, you might want to start saving now.  Ticket information courtesy of It doesn’t take a math major to draw a conclusion...
Via Sportsnaut
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Cleveland Cavaliers: The heat is on to win NBA title

This time last year, the Cleveland Cavaliers were not even on the radar to win a title or even make the playoffs. This year, it is a whole new ball game. With the return of the best player on the planet, LeBron James, and the addition of perennail all star Kevin Love, the spotlight is now shining brightly on the Cavs. With the spotlight also comes pressure, something LeBron faced...
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Best NBA Front Courts

1. Cleveland Cavaliers Anderson Varejao (2013 PER 17.05), Kevin Love (26.97), LeBron James (29.40) Owe it to destiny, owe it to luck, or for even for you conspiracy theorists out there call it NBA scheming. Perhaps it’s a happy confluence of the three. Whatever the case may be, in less than two months the Cavs havemanaged to go from perhaps worst to first in terms of front court...
Via Sports Mockery
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Cleveland Cavaliers: Trading For Kosta Koufos

Cleveland Cavaliers: Trading For Kosta Koufos By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff… Cavaliers Get: Kosta Koufos Grizzlies Get: Dion Waiters The Cleveland Cavaliers with LeBron James, Kyrie Irving, Kevin Love, Anderson Varejao, Tristan Thompson, Shawn Marion, Mike Miller, James Jones and Dion Waiters have the most talented roster in the NBA. They aren’t the best team...
Via HoopStuff
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Cavs' Dion Waiters fasted, cut carbs to drop 12 pounds

Cleveland Cavaliers guard Dion Waiters is excited about the possibilities with LeBron James and Kevin Love on his team next year, and he's prepared for the season differently this summer, via Mike Sielski of the Philadelphia Inquirer: What he has a chance to be now, with James and Love, is a champion. By fasting for Ramadan and adopting a new diet that cut his carbohydrate...
Via Pro Sports Daily
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Dion Waiters stays in Cleveland: King's orders

Dion Waiters was en route to Los Angeles last month for a weeklong workout session with pro basketball trainer Rob McClanaghan, an annual West Coast trip that had become as much a part of Waiters' offseason routine as the trade rumors that always seem to include his name, when his cellphone buzzed. He answered it. "Be ready," LeBron James told him. James had not yet...
Via Pro Sports Daily
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Taking issue with Kevin Love calling trade “his decision”

I have a problem with some of the statements that Kevin Love made at his press conference yesterday. I’m trying really hard not to be a self-hating fan, but if I’m being perfectly honest, there are some issues with it. Here’s Love’s statement that set off my antenna. “LeBron signed to come back, and a few hours later he called me and I said ‘I’m in,’” Love said...
Via Waiting For Next Year
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Wolves owner takes a few parting shots at Kevin Love

Now that Kevin Love is officially a Cleveland Cavalier, it’s open season for his former employer and/or teammates to take shots at him on his way out the door. That’s exactly what Minnesota Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor has done. Would you […]
Via The Kevin Burke Project
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Cleveland Cavaliers To Eventually Pursue Pacers’ Roy Hibbert?

Roy Hibbert’s stay in Indian could be short-lived – Mandatory Credit: USATSI via CBS Sports The Cleveland Cavaliers, by all means, are the beasts of the eastern conference. Signing LeBron James, Shawn Marion, Mike Miller, and acquiring star big man Kevin Love just recently from Minnesota, Cleveland has orchestrated nicely this offseason, and is ready to lift the NBA hardware...
Via The Sports Journal
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Cleveland Cavaliers: The Pursuit Of Emeka Okafor

For a man that hasn’t played in more than a year, Emeka Okafor is highly desired commodity.  Earlier this week, rumors surfaced from ESPN that half the league had registered interest in the center who hasn’t seen any action since 2012-13. Okafor missed the entirety of the 2013-14 season with a herniated disc in his neck.  […] Cleveland Cavaliers: The Pursuit Of Emeka Okafor...
Via NBA Draft Blog
4 days ago  |  Discuss

On the Greatest Offseason in Cleveland Sports History

Name the last time a Cleveland team signed the best player in the league. Now give an example of when a Cleveland team acquired a top ten player in the league. How about when was the last time free agents took less money to play on a Cleveland team? Okay, now tell me when a team has been able to do this in one offseason. Can’t come up with one? This answer leads me to say that...
Via Waiting For Next Year
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Cavs Rumors: Is Zydrunas Ilgauskas Set for a Comeback?

A Cleveland radio sports talk show host is claiming that former Cleveland Cavaliers center Zydrunas Ilgauskas will end a three-year retirement to rejoin the team for this upcoming season. Tony Rizzo of ESPN Cleveland radio reported that Ilgauskas will return to play for the franchise if he is medically cleared. The 7-3 center would only play 10-15 minutes per night, and would not...
Via Cavs Nation
4 days ago  |  Discuss

LeBron welcomes Love to Cleveland with Instagram pics

The Cleveland Cavaliers recently announced a three-team trade in which the team will acquire Kevin Love and send Andrew Wiggins and Anthony Bennett to Minnesota. And LeBron James has already taken to Twitter and extended a welcome to his new teammate...
Via The Sports Daily
6 days ago  |  Discuss
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