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UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 30, 2018, 8:52 p.m.

Kevin Love breaks hand in Cavaliers’ 125-114 loss to Detroit

Andre Drummond had 21 points and 22 rebounds, and the short-handed Detroit Pistons beat Cleveland 125-114 after the Cavaliers lost Kevin Love to a potentially season-altering hand injury. Love exited …

UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 23, 2018, 12:32 p.m.

Drama club: Cavaliers hold meeting to vent frustration

Frustrated by their recent poor play in a season when their NBA title hopes seem to be slipping away, the Cleveland Cavaliers held an emotional pre-practice meeting on Monday in …

Status woe: Cavaliers not planning changes amid slump

As LeBron James and some teammates practiced free throws at a nearby basket, coach Tyronn Lue addressed questions about the troubling state of the Cavaliers while sitting in a high-backed, …

UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 20, 2018, 10:36 p.m.

NBA Capsules: Thunder thump Cavs 148-124, keep LeBron shy of 30,000 points

LeBron James couldn’t get to 30,000 career points and he and his Cleveland teammates couldn’t stop Paul George, Russell Westbrook or Carmelo Anthony as the Oklahoma City Thunder thumped the …

NBA capsules: Kevin Durant’s 32 points send Warriors past LeBron James, Cavs 118-108

CLEVELAND – Kevin Durant scored 32 points, Stephen Curry added 23 and the Golden State Warriors extended their road winning streak to 13 games with a 118-108 Martin Luther King …

UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 11, 2018, 11:02 p.m.

NBA capsules: LeBron James, Cavs routed again as Raptors romp 133-99

LeBron James and the struggling Cleveland Cavaliers absorbed their most lopsided loss of the season when they were routed by the Toronto Raptors 133-99 on Thursday night.

NBA capsules: Timberwolves post rare romp over Cavaliers

Andrew Wiggins had 25 points in three quarters, Jimmy Butler pitched in 21 points and tight defense on LeBron James, and the Minnesota Timberwolves cruised to a 127-99 victory over …

UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 2, 2018, 10:30 p.m.

NBA capsules: Isaiah Thomas has stellar return as Cavs beat Blazers

Isaiah Thomas showed flashes of what made him an All-Star in his long-awaited Cleveland debut as the Cavaliers snapped a three-game losing streak with a 127-110 win over the Portland …

UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 1, 2018, 8:11 p.m.

Isaiah Thomas to make debut with Cavaliers on Tuesday against Trail Blazers

The agonizing wait to play again is over for Isaiah Thomas. Vengeance on the Celtics is still on hold. Thomas, sidelined with a hip injury since last season’s Eastern Conference …

NBA capsules: Kevin Durant leads Warriors past Cavaliers 99-92

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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, …

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 …

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 …

NBA capsules: LeBron James puts emphatic end to Cavaliers’ skid

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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 …

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.

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 …

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 …

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 …

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.

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 …

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 …