1. NBA Playoff Bracket Round-by-Round Predictions

    Do you smell it? Not the flow of pollen from flower children filing out to California's desert to Coachella. Not the sweet scents of spring holiday confections. And certainly not the stench of NBA teams tanking their way to more lottery combinations...

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  2. Cleveland Cavaliers' Top 5 X-Factors Entering 2017 NBA Playoffs

    The Cleveland Cavaliers ' regular season has officially come to an end, although most players appeared to have checked out by the All-Star break...

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  3. LeBron James to Help Open Public School for At-Risk Kids in Akron

    Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James will partner with Akron Public Schools in Akron, Ohio, to open a school designed to help at-risk children. On Tuesday, the Associated Press (h/t ESPN...

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  4. Cavaliers Reportedly Signing Edy Tavares to Contract, Cutting Larry Sanders

    The Cleveland Cavaliers reportedly released center Larry Sanders on Tuesday, according to The Vertical's Shams Charania and Cleveland.com's Joe Vardon ...

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  5. Dahntay Jones Reportedly to Sign with Cavaliers After DeAndre Liggins' Release

    Following the release of guard DeAndre Liggins , the Cleveland Cavaliers are reportedly set to sign veteran wing Dahntay Jones to fill their final roster spot heading into the 2017 NBA playoffs...

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  6. Cavs Remain Confident Ahead of Playoffs Despite Being Long Shot for No. 1 Seed

    MIAMI — Cleveland Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue had to relay one point of clarification before his team took the court Monday to fight for control of the Eastern Conference's No...

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  7. Cavaliers Fall 1 Game Behind Celtics in Race for No. 1 Seed in OT Loss to Heat

    The Cleveland Cavaliers blew another late lead and are no longer atop the Eastern Conference. The Miami Heat beat the Cavaliers in overtime Monday 124-121 after the defending champions took an 11-point advantage into the fourth quarter...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 14,101 reads 0 comments

  8. LeBron James, Kyrie Irving out vs. Heat with Calf, Knee Injuries

    With the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference still hanging in the balance, Cleveland Cavaliers stars LeBron James and Kyrie Irving will not play Monday's contest against the Miami Heat ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 14,272 reads 0 comments

  9. LeBron James Criticizes NBA Ref After Cavaliers' 26-Point Collapse vs. Hawks

    LeBron James was critical of the officiating Sunday after the Cleveland Cavaliers blew a 26-point lead in the fourth quarter and ultimately lost to the Atlanta Hawks in overtime, 126-125, per Joe Vardon of Cleveland...

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  10. Anderson Varejao Rumored to Be on Cavaliers' Radar After DeAndre Liggins Waived

    With three games left in the regular season, the Cleveland Cavaliers announced Sunday they had released DeAndre Liggins, and Cleveland.com's Joe Vardon reported Anderson Varejao could potentially return to fill Liggins' roster spot...

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  11. DeAndre Liggins Waived by Cavaliers After Appearing in 61 Games

    The Cleveland Cavaliers waived guard DeAndre Liggins on Sunday, general manager David Griffin announced in a statement . Liggins , 29, averaged 2.4 points and 1...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 34,572 reads 0 comments

  12. Tyronn Lue Rips Cavaliers After Hawks Loss, Doesn't Think Team Respected Atlanta

    Cleveland Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue lamented his team's lackadaisical approach Friday night following a 114-100 home loss to the Atlanta Hawks at Quicken Loans Arena...

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  13. LeBron James, Kyrie Irving Won't Rest Until Cavaliers Clinch Top Seed in East

    The Cleveland Cavaliers have already locked up a playoff berth, but head coach Tyronn Lue intends to keep his stars on the court until they clinch the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference...

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  14. Regular-Season Grades for Each Cleveland Cavaliers Player

    The Cleveland Cavaliers killed 100,000 hot takes on Wednesday. All that talk about how their defensive woes were real and how the Boston Celtics were challengers in the Eastern Conference took a WWE-sized beating in the Cavs' 114-91 win in Boston...

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  15. The Cleveland Cavaliers Have a Secret Weapon for Playoffs, but Will They Use It?

    CLEVELAND — For weeks, the Cleveland Cavaliers have been working on their "playoff defense" in practices, one that will presumably replace the NBA 's 22nd-ranked regular-season version...

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  16. LeBron James, Cleveland Cavaliers Remind NBA Who Controls the East

    BOSTON — Heading into Wednesday night's complete ruination of the Boston Celtics at TD Garden, FiveThirtyEight gave the Cleveland Cavaliers a 2 percent chance to win their second straight championship...

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  17. LeBron James Leads Cavaliers to Dominant 114-91 Win vs. Celtics

    After playing in six straight Finals, LeBron James says there's no such thing as a "big" regular-season game. Such trivial matters like the East's No. 1 seed could never possibly matter to the King...

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  18. Like LeBron James, Kevin Love Took a Basketball to the Face in Warm-Ups

    You may remember when Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James unexpectedly took a basketball to the face during warm-ups before a game against the Philadelphia 76ers in January...

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  19. Tristan Thompson Thumb Injury Ends NBA-Best Streak of 447 Straight Appearances

    Cleveland Cavaliers center Tristan Thompson sprained his thumb against the Orlando Magic on Tuesday and will not play against the Boston Celtics on Wednesday or the Atlanta Hawks on Friday, the team announced Wednesday...

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  20. The Case Against Every 2017 NBA MVP Candidate

    Somebody is going to win the 2017 NBA MVP award, and that somebody—whether it's Russell Westbrook , James Harden , LeBron James or Kawhi Leonard—will have advocates nodding, justifying and exclaiming delightedly that he deserved it...

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  21. LeBron James Passes Kareem Abdul-Jabbar with 788th Straight Double-Digit Game

    Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James made history Tuesday night, surpassing Kareem Abdul-Jabbar for the second-most consecutive games with double digits in scoring...

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  22. LeBron James Downplays Importance of Cavaliers vs. Celtics

    Wednesday's showdown between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Boston Celtics —who are tied atop the Eastern Conference with five games remaining in the regular season—figures to be one of the most important contests of the 2016-17 campaign...

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  23. LeBron James Says Cavaliers GM David Griffin Should Get Contract Extension

    Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James publicly advocated for general manager David Griffin to receive a contract extension with the organization when his deal expires after the 2016-17 season...

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  24. LeBron James Apologizes to Tristan Thompson for Argument During Game vs. Pacers

    Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James publicly apologized to Tristan Thompson after the teammates had a heated on-court exchange during their 135-130 double-overtime win Sunday over the Indiana Pacers ...

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  25. Tristan Thompson Gets Heated During Cleveland Cavaliers Huddle

    The Cleveland Cavaliers survived a nail-biter against the Indiana Pacers in a 135-130 double-overtime victory Sunday. But things got a little testy during the later stages of the contest, particularly in front of the Cavaliers bench...

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