Stories tagged: Cleveland Cavaliers
Tue., Nov. 1, 2016, 9:02 p.m.
Kyrie Irving scored a season-high 32 points and the reigning NBA champion Cleveland Cavaliers remained undefeated, beating the Houston Rockets 128-120 on Tuesday night.
Tue., Oct. 25, 2016, 10:07 p.m.
NBA: Kawhi Leonard scored a career-high 35 points and the San Antonio Spurs emphatically spoiled Kevin Durant’s long-awaited Warriors debut Tuesday with a 129-100 rout that sent Golden State fans …
Tue., Oct. 18, 2016, 7:38 p.m.
Charles Barkley didn’t want Kevin Durant to join the Golden State Warriors and isn’t sure Durant changes things now that he’s there.
Fri., Sept. 30, 2016, 7:09 p.m.
LeBron James didn’t hold back in weighing in on J.R. Smith’s contract impasse with the Cavaliers.
Thu., Sept. 22, 2016, 6:53 p.m.
NBA referees will be cracking down this season on the kind of hits to the groin area that resulted in Draymond Green’s suspension during the NBA Finals.
Fri., Aug. 12, 2016, 9:16 p.m.
Joey Sindelar, one of four former Ohio State players in the U.S. Senior Open at Scioto Country Club in Upper Arlington, Ohio, has felt the support of the hometown crowd …
Thu., Aug. 11, 2016, 6 p.m.
LeBron James is going to hang around home for a while.
Tue., Aug. 2, 2016, 5:09 p.m.
LeBron James has often avoided talking about trying to match Michael Jordan’s accomplishments. Now he’s chasing “the ghost” of arguably the greatest player in NBA history.
Sat., July 16, 2016, 7:51 p.m.
Former NBA great Nate Thurmond, a tenacious defensive center who played with Wilt Chamberlain and was an iconic sports figure in two cities, died Saturday after a short battle with …
Wed., June 29, 2016, 4:51 p.m.
LeBron James is about to hit the free-agency market and stay right at home.
UPDATED: Wed., June 22, 2016, 4:57 p.m.
Cheered by a sea of wine-and-gold dressed fans spilling off sidewalks and choking the streets, LeBron James and the Cavaliers are parading as NBA champions.
Mon., June 20, 2016, 8:56 p.m.
LeBron James ended his social media blackout by throwing a knockout punch at his critics.
Sun., June 19, 2016, 11:25 p.m.
LeBron James and his relentless, never-count-them-out Cavaliers pulled off an improbable NBA Finals comeback, and Cleveland is title town again at long last.
Sun., June 19, 2016, 11:24 p.m.
By unanimous vote, LeBron James was selected as MVP of the title series, accepting his trophy from NBA Commissioner Adam Silver after Cleveland beat Golden State 93-89 in Game 7 …
Sun., June 19, 2016, 9:44 p.m.
Stephen Curry tried to shake Kevin Love with a dribble and let loose with one of those long 3-pointers he seemed to make at every big moment this season. Instead …
Fri., June 17, 2016, 8:04 p.m.
The level of tension is growing rapidly for the Golden State Warriors. Someone gets suspended, someone gets hurt, someone gets ejected, and lots of someones make no effort to hide …
Thu., June 16, 2016, 11:09 p.m.
LeBron James scored 41 points, Kyrie Irving added 23 and the Cleveland Cavaliers sent the NBA Finals packing for California by beating the rattled Golden State Warriors 115-101 on Thursday …
Wed., June 15, 2016, 11:13 p.m.
LeBron James has watched “The Godfather” trilogy over and over during these playoffs. The Oscar-winning films about crime, family, honor – and revenge – soothe and motivate him. He can’t …
Wed., June 15, 2016, 8:09 p.m.
For all the criticism of Golden State’s Draymond Green and his penchant for committing flagrant fouls during these playoffs, Wednesday may have brought the harshest words yet.
Tue., June 14, 2016, 6:09 p.m.
Stephen Curry sat on the bench and buried his head in his hand. Fellow Splash Brother Klay Thompson wrapped a towel around his face.
Sun., June 12, 2016, 6:03 p.m.
Steve Kerr could have used a little more notice on this one. A heads-up about Draymond Green’s suspension sure would have been preferable and far more convenient for his planning …
Sat., June 11, 2016, 6:34 p.m.
Falling just short after coming so far can be gut-wrenching, an experience that can haunt a player long after his days on the court are over.
Fri., June 10, 2016, 11:08 p.m.
LeBron James said Game 4 was another “do-or-die” scenario for the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Wed., June 8, 2016, 11:14 p.m.
LeBron James scored 32 points, Kyrie Irving added 30 and the Cleveland Cavaliers, pushed for 48 minutes by a delirious, championship-starved crowd, hammered the Golden State Warriors 120-90 in Game …
Wed., June 8, 2016, 12:14 p.m.
Kevin Love can’t help the Cleveland Cavaliers climb back into the NBA Finals just yet.
Tue., June 7, 2016, 6:44 p.m.
Already underdogs, the Cavaliers may also be undermanned for Game 3 of the NBA Finals.
Sun., June 5, 2016, 11:12 p.m.
Draymond Green had 28 points with five 3-pointers, seven rebounds and five assists, while MVP Stephen Curry scored 18 points despite foul trouble, and Golden State thoroughly overwhelmed Cleveland 110-77 …
Sat., June 4, 2016, 10:20 p.m.
LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers know what’s being whispered – and sometimes shouted – at the NBA Finals. The Cavaliers play in the Eastern Conference, they say. They haven’t …
Fri., June 3, 2016, 10:44 p.m.
Shaun Livingston put up nearly 100 free throws at the end of Friday’s NBA Finals practice, and that is somewhere around his norm.
Fri., June 3, 2016, 4:42 p.m.
Game 1 of the NBA Finals between Golden State and Cleveland was the most-watched and highest-rated opening game on ABC, with 19.2 million people tuning in for an 11.1 U.S. …