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Cleveland Cavaliers Have Surpassed Golden State Warriors’ 3-Point Dominance

December 25th, 2016
CLEVELAND — If the Cleveland Cavaliers win their NBA Finals rematch on Christmas Day, it will at least be partially because they beat the Golden State Warriors at their own game. While Steve Kerr's group has a reputation as the league's elite long-range shooting team, the Cavaliers are actually better than ...

Cleveland Cavaliers Are Boring and Want to Stay That Way

December 15th, 2016
CLEVELAND — Comparisons to those consistent San Antonio Spurs teams of the Tim Duncan era have already begun: The Cleveland Cavaliers are boring. That's by design. Every summer brings NBA roster upheaval through free agency and trades. However, given how much LeBron James prizes continuity, the Cavs have elected to maintain their ...

Don’t Look Now, but Kevin Love Is Returning to All-Star Form

November 17th, 2016
CLEVELAND — After a premature obituary was written for him in 1897, Mark Twain once famously said, “The reports of my death are greatly exaggerated.” It might be time that Kevin Love brushes off that quote as well. The Cleveland Cavaliers forward’s career was left for dead by many after a trade ...

Cleveland Cavaliers Are Gambling on Their Biggest Weakness

November 2nd, 2016
CLEVELAND — The Cleveland Cavaliers are reigning NBA champions. They have started the season 4-0. They have arguably two of the top-10 players in the NBA. They are as safe a team to mark down for a long playoff run as you’ll find in professional basketball. But if the Cavaliers have ...

What’s the Secret to LeBron James’ Athletic Invincibility?

October 10th, 2016
CLEVELAND — For most of LeBron James’ career, there’s been one question—will he ever do it? The “it” was bringing a title to Cleveland, and last June, the kid from Akron had his crowning moment. So now a new question arises. How much longer can he do it? But now, for the near ...