1. DeAndre Liggins Knows the Human Cost of Building a Championship Contender

    The game clock in Boston last Thursday night struck zero and the Cleveland Cavaliers , after clinching a third straight trip to the NBA Finals, began embracing...

    Yaron Weitzman Written by Yaron Weitzman about 1 month ago 349,235 reads 0 comments

  2. Pat Riley Talks LeBron James Reaching 7 NBA Finals, Magic Johnson's Record

    Miami Heat president Pat Riley knows a little something about the greatest players in NBA history considering he coached Magic Johnson with the Los Angeles Lakers and helped bring LeBron James to Miami...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 175,942 reads 0 comments

  3. Kevin Love Thinks Cavaliers' Underdog Label in NBA Finals Is Funny

    Cleveland Cavaliers power forward Kevin Love took umbrage with those who see the reigning champions as underdogs to the Golden State Warriors in the 2017 NBA Finals ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 33,528 reads 0 comments

  4. Shaquille O'Neal Says LeBron James Mix of Himself, Michael Jordan, Magic Johnson

    NBA legend Shaquille O'Neal took traits from some of the biggest names in the sport's history to offer a proper parallel for Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 121,404 reads 0 comments

  5. Tyronn Lue, Kevin Love Respond to 'Competitor' Draymond Green's Trash Talk

    Cleveland Cavaliers power forward Kevin Love and head coach Tyronn Lue welcomed the challenge Golden State Warriors star Draymond Green laid down when he said he wanted to " destroy Cleveland" in the 2017 NBA Finals...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 146,552 reads 0 comments

  6. LeBron James Says Thinking About Playing Warriors in Final Is 'Too Stressful'

    After securing a third straight appearance in the NBA Finals on Thursday, Cleveland Cavaliers All-Star LeBron James didn't want to start thinking about another matchup with the Golden State Warriors yet...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 40,696 reads 0 comments

  7. Grading Every Cleveland Cavaliers Player Entering NBA Finals

    The spring training part of the Cleveland Cavaliers ' postseason schedule is officially over. For the third straight year, the Cavs are headed to the NBA Finals to face the Golden State Warriors ...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 2 months ago 42,836 reads 0 comments

  8. LeBron James Talks Becoming All-Time Leading Playoff Scorer, 7th Straight Finals

    LeBron James added to his impeccable resume Thursday by clinching his seventh straight trip to the NBA Finals and surpassing the great Michael Jordan as the all-time postseason scoring leader...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 4,422 reads 0 comments

  9. Tyronn Lue Says Cavaliers Were Doubted All Year After Advancing to NBA Finals

    Fresh off advancing to his second straight NBA Finals since taking over as Cleveland Cavaliers head coach, Tyronn Lue took a moment to address the team's doubters from the regular season...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 2 months ago 9,958 reads 0 comments

  10. LeBron James Has Become 1 of the NBA's All-Time Greatest Dynasties

    If LeBron James leads his Cleveland Cavaliers past the Golden State Warriors and earns the fourth ring of his Hall of Fame career, he may finally be finished chasing ghosts ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 2 months ago 130,444 reads 0 comments

  11. LeBron James, Cavaliers Beat Celtics, Advance to 3rd NBA Finals vs. Warriors

    It's time for the rubber match. The Cleveland Cavaliers finished their Eastern Conference Finals victory over the Boston Celtics in Thursday's Game 5 at TD Garden, 135-102, ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 78,650 reads 0 comments

  12. LeBron James Passes Michael Jordan as NBA's All-Time Leading Playoff Scorer

    LeBron James passed Michael Jordan as the NBA 's all-time leading playoff scorer Thursday during Game 5 of the Cleveland Cavaliers ' Eastern Conference Finals showdown against the Boston Celtics ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 months ago 40,399 reads 0 comments

  13. Bill Laimbeer Says He Would Take LeBron James over Michael Jordan

    Even though Michael Jordan retired in 2003, the debate over whether he was better than LeBron James still dominates NBA talking points seemingly every day. As a result, there are plenty of opinions to go around...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 40,728 reads 0 comments

  14. LeBron James Says Pursuit of Michael Jordan's Legacy a 'Personal Goal'

    On Thursday, LeBron James spoke about his desire to create a legacy on par with that of Hall of Famer Michael Jordan. "It's just a personal goal of mine," he said, per Dave McMenamin of ESPN...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 2 months ago 48,811 reads 0 comments

  15. Dwyane Wade Rumored to Be Expected to Pick Up Contract Option to Stay with Bulls

    Dwyane Wade is reportedly expected to pick up his second-year option to remain with the Chicago Bulls for the 2017-18 season. Responding to a fan question, K.C...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 19,257 reads 0 comments

  16. The Numbers Behind LeBron James' Amazing 2017 Playoff Run

    Despite his most recent critics, The King is hellbent on making a return to the NBA Finals. Let the records continue to pile up. Watch above...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 2 months ago 120 reads 0 comments

  17. Cleveland Cavaliers Praying More Kevin Love Touches Will Net Another NBA Title

    CLEVELAND — Behind LeBron James ' historic start to the postseason and Kyrie Irving 's 42-point performance to save Game 4 against the Boston Celtics , Kevin Love is quietly enjoying the best playoff series of his life...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 2 months ago 35,917 reads 0 comments

  18. Tyronn Lue Says Celtics Offense Harder Than Warriors' to Defend for Cavaliers

    Cleveland Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue may have inadvertently given the Golden State Warriors bulletin board material if the two teams meet in the NBA Finals for the third straight year...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 70,335 reads 0 comments

  19. Justin Zanik Named Milwaukee Bucks Interim GM to Replace John Hammond

    The Milwaukee Bucks have named Justin Zanik their interim general manager, but they will hire a search firm to fill the role permanently, per Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 2 months ago 5,016 reads 0 comments

  20. LeBron James Had Illness During Game 3 vs. Celtics, Says Richard Jefferson

    LeBron James struggled mightily in the Cleveland Cavaliers ' Game 3 loss to the Boston Celtics , but teammate Richard Jefferson believes the superstar wasn't 100 percent physically...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 2 months ago 50,858 reads 0 comments

  21. Kyrie Irving Reminding NBA How Crucial He Is to Cavaliers' Title Defense

    CLEVELAND — As the Cleveland Cavaliers stared their nightmare scenario square in the eyes, temporarily losing their best player to foul trouble and having fallen into a first-half double-digit hole, Kyrie Irving saved the day...

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  22. Kyrie Irving Says He Wasn't Coming Out of Game 4 Win vs. Celtics Despite Injury

    Kyrie Irving rolled his ankle in the third quarter of the Cleveland Cavaliers ' 112-99 Game 4 Eastern Conference Finals victory over the Boston Celtics on Tuesday night, and ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 months ago 24,084 reads 0 comments

  23. Kyrie Irving's Dominance Leads Cavaliers to Game 4 Win vs. Celtics

    The Cleveland Cavaliers are one win away from securing a third straight berth in the NBA Finals after they erased a 16-point deficit and downed the Boston Celtics 112-99 to ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 months ago 56,477 reads 0 comments

  24. Celtics vs Cavaliers Game 4 Security Reportedly Enhanced After Manchester Attack

    The Cleveland Cavaliers will reportedly have additional security present at Quicken Loans Arena for Tuesday's Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals following Monday's terror attack at Manchester Arena in England...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 28,721 reads 0 comments

  25. JR Smith's Daughter Released from NICU After Being Born 5 Months Premature

    JR Smith's daughter, Dakota, was released from the hospital Tuesday following an extended stay in the neonatal intensive care unit after she was born five months premature...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 months ago 36,830 reads 0 comments