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Byron Scott and New Jerseys Give Cavs’ JJ Hickson Chance at Stardom

August 23rd, 2010
Last week the Cleveland Cavaliers revealed their new look for the upcoming 2010-2011 NBA season. The new jerseys are a bit old school with a little current flavor added in. For instance, the wine and gold used in the color scheme, along with the stylistic details are similar to the wine and ...

LeBron James’ Betrayal: A Cavaliers Fan’s Five Stages of Grief, Pt. 1

July 27th, 2010
It took me a while, but I think I’ve collected my thoughts and got my head on straight following the several-day, narcissistic, self-promotional build up culminating with a national TV special of Queen James' "decision” (thanks Dan Gilbert, I could not have said it better myself). I realize I’m a little ...

2010 NBA Draft: Five Things the Cavaliers Need To Watch in the Draft

June 24th, 2010
The 2010 NBA Draft is tonight and although it may be the only night this summer that the LeBron James free-agent saga is not the focus NBA world, James will still affect it. And even though the Cleveland Cavaliers do not have a single pick in this year’s draft, they should ...

So What About LeBron James—How About the 14 other Cleveland Cavaliers?

June 14th, 2010
The general consensus on LeBron James’ free agent destination is that no one “really” knows where James is headed. Everyone can have their hunch (mine is he will stay in Cleveland) as well as their suspicions, but when it comes down to it, no one knows for sure. Regardless if James ...

If the Cleveland Cavaliers Can’t Have Phil Jackson, Is Tom Izzo Their Guy?

May 26th, 2010
Mike Brown had a nice five-year run as head coach of the Cleveland Cavaliers. He led them to the playoffs in all five seasons and took the franchise to its first NBA Finals. However, Brown is no longer at the helm, and it’s time to move on. The Cavaliers’ coaching vacancy could ...

LeBron James’ Chance To Become Great: Game Six vs. the Celtics

May 13th, 2010
So this is it, huh? The NBA world is going to label a two-time MVP, a six-time All-Star and a four-time All-NBA First Team selection a choker, a failure, and an arrogant sore-loser after one  pathetically bad postseason game? It shouldn’t. While there is certainly no sense arguing whether LeBron James ...

Cavaliers Lose Game Four Because of Mike Brown’s Inept Coaching

May 9th, 2010
Brace yourself Cavaliers fans, we’re in for a fight.   The Celtics tied the best-of-seven series at two with a Game Four victory in Boston, 97-87.   Rajon Rondo led the Celtics with his fourth career triple-double in the playoffs. It seems the Cavs have no answer for Rondo, he is torching Cleveland in ...

It’s NBA Championship or Bust for the Cleveland Cavaliers

May 2nd, 2010
No more excuses. This is the year. It has to be. The city of Cleveland’s title drought will finally come to an end when LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers bring home an NBA Championship this season. In his previous six seasons, James has not been on a more complete team than this year’s ...

Why Do the NBA Playoffs Take So Long?

April 26th, 2010
Sixty-one days. If the 2010 NBA Finals goes a full seven games, that is how many days it will have taken to complete the 2010 NBA Playoffs. Starting April 17, the playoffs would conclude with Game 7 of the NBA Finals on June 17. That’s entirely too long. A student at ...