Finally, Cleveland fans can circle a date on their calenders.
The NBA has announced that the Cavaliers will host the Heat on Dec. 2 in what will undoubtedly be one of the most interesting games of the upcoming season.
On Tuesday, LeBron James took out a full-page ad thanking his fans for their support. The ad referenced James' native Akron but made no mention of Cleveland.
As if Cavalier fans needed another reason to feel slighted.
The anticipated return of the banished prodigal son should create terrific theater. It is also likely to create considerable pain and angst for LeBron James.
Here's a look at 10 possible outcomes of LeBron's return to northeast Ohio: