Six months of bickering, complaining, whining and insulting have finally come to a close. The NBA players and owners have finally come to an agreement to allow them to play ball once again, but not before robbing a newly intrigued fanbase of two months and 16 games. After a couple weeks of digesting, coming to terms and forgiving, the fans of the NBA are just excited to watch their favorite teams and players hit the hardwood again.
Few fanbases are more ready to see their team on the court than the fans of the Cleveland Cavaliers, and it's not very hard to see why.
Sure, the Cavaliers might have been one of the worst teams in the NBA in 2010-2011 after more than a half decade of challenging for the Eastern Conference. But a well-respected second-year head coach, a few new veteran faces, some old fan favorites and two high draft picks have drawn the attention of Cavaliers fans, who are anxious to see if the ship can be righted quickly.
As the city of Cleveland again prepares for the excitement of Cavaliers basketball at the Q, here are 10 bold predictions for the 2011-2012 Cleveland Cavaliers.