Stories tagged: Cleveland Cavaliers
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 14, 2017, 9:27 p.m.
LeBron James gets 59th triple-double, Cavs beat Lonzo Ball’s Lakers 121-112
LeBron James recorded his 59th career triple-double, leading the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 121-112 win over rookie Lonzo Ball and the Los Angeles Lakers. James finished with 25 points, 12 …
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 6, 2017, 3:27 p.m.
Isaiah Thomas plays 4-on-4, Cavs’ All-Star nearing return
Cavaliers point guard Isaiah Thomas played 4-on-4 against other players and coaches, a significant step in his recovery from a hip injury. Thomas hasn’t played yet this season for Cleveland, …
Tue., Nov. 28, 2017, 10:54 p.m.
NBA Capsules: Kevin Love powers Cavaliers past Heat 108-97
Tuesday’s NBA Capsules CLEVELAND (AP) – Kevin Love scored 32 of his 38 points in the first half, LeBron James was ejected for the first time in his career and …
Fri., Nov. 24, 2017, 8:13 p.m.
Derrick Rose leaves Cavaliers to handle “personal matter”
Derrick Rose’s injuries may have pushed him to a breaking point. The former league MVP, who has been trying to revive his career with the Cavaliers, left the team earlier …
Fri., Nov. 3, 2017, 11:24 p.m.
NBA capsules: LeBron James puts emphatic end to Cavaliers’ skid
Sat., Oct. 28, 2017, 10:09 p.m.
NBA Capsules: DeMarcus Cousins’ triple-double, Anthony Davis’ 30 power Pelicans past Cavs
DeMarcus Cousins had 29 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists, and the New Orleans Pelicans pulled away for a convincing 123-101 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Saturday night.
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 16, 2017, 10:45 p.m.
LeBron James vs. Kyrie Irving the latest entry in NBA rivalries
LeBron James loves rivalries. Ohio State-Michigan. North Carolina-Duke. Cowboys-Redskins. Those are some of the favorite matchups he’s cited over the years, ones that have been honed by the flowing of …
Sun., Oct. 15, 2017, 8:47 p.m.
LeBron James tests ankle in practice, status for opener unclear
LeBron James tested his injured left ankle during a portion of practice Sunday, but it’s still not known if he’ll play in Cleveland’s season opener.
Sat., Oct. 14, 2017, 10:27 a.m.
Cavs complete trade with Hawks, Richard Jefferson waived by Atlanta
The Cleveland Cavaliers completed their trade with Atlanta, sending veteran Richard Jefferson and guard Kay Felder along with two draft picks to the Hawks in order to get their roster …
Sat., Sept. 30, 2017, 11:02 a.m.
Cavs owner gets ‘vile’ voicemails after LeBron James’ ‘bum’ tweet
Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert says he received “disgusting” racist voicemails after LeBron James called President Donald Trump a “bum” in a tweet. Gilbert received the calls days after James took …
Thu., Sept. 28, 2017, 11:02 p.m.
LeBron James rolls left ankle, misses practice
Lebron James turned his left ankle during practice Wednesday night, his first workout with Wade, who signed with the Cavaliers to chase another championship with his close friend.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 27, 2017, 3 p.m.
It’s done: Dwyane Wade makes it official, signs with Cleveland
Dwyane Wade has made it official, signing his deal with the Cleveland Cavaliers and reuniting with LeBron James. Wade tells The Associated Press that he “wanted the challenge of being …
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 26, 2017, 5:03 p.m.
AP source: Dwyane Wade to sign with Cavaliers, reunite with LeBron James
A person familiar with the situation says Dwyane Wade has decided to sign with the Cleveland Cavaliers. Wade cannot clear waivers until 5 p.m. Wednesday and the person tells The …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 7, 2017, 2:06 p.m.
Cavs’ Isaiah Thomas to miss start of season, maybe much longer
Cavaliers guard Isaiah Thomas offered little information about a hip injury that will delay his debut with Cleveland. Thomas, acquired last week in a blockbuster trade with Boston, will not …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 30, 2017, 8:17 p.m.
AP Source: Cavaliers complete trade with Celtics, get extra pick
A person familiar with the negotiations says the Cleveland Cavaliers have finalized their blockbuster deal with Boston involving All-Star guards Kyrie Irving and Isaiah Thomas by getting another draft pick …
Tue., Aug. 29, 2017, 11:44 p.m.
Isaiah Thomas says “I am not damaged” in ESPN interview
All-Star point guard Isaiah Thomas believes he will fully recover from a right hip injury that has threatened to void his recent trade to Cleveland.
Sat., Aug. 26, 2017, 7:49 p.m.
Snagged: AP sources say Cavs reviewing Irving-Thomas trade
CLEVELAND – Just when it appeared the Cavaliers’ chaotic summer had calmed, there’s a flare-up. That blockbuster deal between Cleveland and Boston is stuck.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 22, 2017, 9:06 p.m.
Boston bound: Cavs trade Kyrie Irving to Celtics for Isaiah Thomas, more
The Cavaliers pulled off a blockbuster trade, dealing All-Star guard Kyrie Irving to the Boston Celtics for star guard Isaiah Thomas, forward Jae Crowder, center Ante Zizic and a 2018 …
Mon., July 24, 2017, 6:57 p.m.
AP source: Free agent Derrick Rose agrees to deal with Cavaliers
Free agent Derrick Rose agreed Monday to sign with Cleveland, a person familiar with the decision told The Associated Press. Rose, a former NBA MVP who has battled knee injuries, …
UPDATED: Thu., July 20, 2017, 11:57 a.m.
AP source: Cavaliers talking contract with Derrick Rose
A person familiar with the negotiations says the Cleveland Cavaliers are in contract talks with former NBA MVP Derrick Rose. The team is discussing a one-year deal with Rose, according …
Mon., June 19, 2017, 8:01 p.m.
Cavaliers part ways with GM David Griffin
David Griffin’s run with the Cleveland Cavaliers is over after one championship and three straight trips to the NBA Finals.
UPDATED: Tue., June 13, 2017, 10:25 p.m.
No longer NBA champions, Cavaliers are now chasing Warriors
Once he congratulated Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry, LeBron James left the floor following Game 5 and found Kyrie Irving waiting for him.
UPDATED: Mon., June 12, 2017, 9:58 p.m.
Kevin Durant leads way as Golden State Warriors capture second NBA title in three years
Kevin Durant scored 39 points, Stephen Curry added 34 and the Golden State Warriors won their second NBA championship in three seasons with a 129-120 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers …
Mon., June 12, 2017, 10 a.m.
Warriors’ Draymond Green will be on the court for this Finals Game 5
A year ago for Game 5 of the NBA Finals, Golden State general manager Bob Myers sat alongside suspended forward Draymond Green next-door to Oracle Arena in a suite at …
Sun., June 11, 2017, 8:30 p.m.
High-wire Cleveland Cavaliers still alive in NBA Finals
Go ahead, back them into a corner. Call them names. Write them off. The Cavaliers don’t care. For the fourth time in two years, Cleveland fought off elimination in the …
Sun., June 11, 2017, 6:17 p.m.
Kyrie Irving saves his best for when Cavs face Finals elimination
OAKLAND, Calif. – Whether it’s his lightning-quick dribble, supreme confidence that doesn’t seem to waver or ability to score from almost anywhere on the court, Kyrie Irving seems to be …
Sat., June 10, 2017, 11:28 a.m.
Stress test: High-wire Cavaliers still alive in NBA Finals
No team handles chaos and crisis better than the Cleveland Cavaliers. For the fourth time in two years, the Cavs staved off elimination in the NBA Finals, winning 137-116 in …
Sat., June 10, 2017, 12:34 a.m.
Same place as last year: Warriors up 3-1, NBA Finals go west
The NBA Finals are right where they were last year and could still end with the same result. The series returns to California with Golden State leading Cleveland 3-1. The …
Fri., June 9, 2017, 9:55 p.m.
Warriors’ Draymond Green stays in Game 4 after technical foul fiasco
Draymond Green was allowed to stay in Game 4 of the NBA Finals after officials said the first of what looked like two technical fouls charged to him had actually …
UPDATED: Fri., June 9, 2017, 10:44 p.m.
LeBron James, Cleveland Cavaliers end Golden State’s perfect postseason run in Game 4 rout
LeBron James recorded a triple-double, Kyrie Irving scored 40 points and Cleveland outperformed the NBA’s most electrifying offense in a testy Game 4 filled with technical fouls on Friday night, …