1. Iman Shumpert Reportedly May Start over JR Smith in Game 3, Had IV After Game 2

    Cleveland Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue may make an adjustment to his team's starting lineup ahead of Game 3 of the 2017 NBA Finals . ESPN...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 10,479 reads 0 comments

  2. LeBron James Reportedly Irked by Podium Wait Time, Does Interview in Locker Room

    Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James opted against speaking to reporters at the podium set up in the media room, as is customary during the NBA playoffs. Instead, James answered questions inside the Cavaliers' locker room...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 13,879 reads 0 comments

  3. LeBron James Needs More from Cavaliers to Stand a Chance vs. Warriors

    OAKLAND, Calif. — Someone give LeBron James a hug. He's going to need it after Sunday night's 132-113 Game 2 loss in the 2017 NBA Finals , where even his best efforts weren't enough to beat the Golden State Warriors ...

    Dave Schilling Written by Dave Schilling about 1 month ago 96,138 reads 0 comments

  4. Tyronn Lue Says Cavaliers Have to 'Go Home and Regroup' After 2-0 Finals Deficit

    Cleveland Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue remained positive despite his team falling behind 2-0 in the 2017 NBA Finals following a 132-113 defeat to the Golden State Warriors on Sunday night...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 13,918 reads 0 comments

  5. LeBron James Ties Magic Johnson for Most NBA Finals Triple-Doubles in History

    Having already passed Michael Jordan for the most career postseason points, Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James is close to moving ahead of another legend in the NBA history books...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 10,706 reads 0 comments

  6. LeBron James Notches Double-Double in 1st Half of NBA Finals Game 2 vs. Warriors

    LeBron James stuffed the stat sheet and recorded a first-half double-double to keep the Cleveland Cavaliers in lockstep with the Golden State Warriors during Game 2 of the NBA Finals on Sunday night at Oracle Arena...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 2,054 reads 0 comments

  7. Just Who Are These Cavaliers? Game 2 of the NBA Finals Should Provide Answers

    OAKLAND, Calif. — There are things, at age 36, that Richard Jefferson cannot do as effectively as he once did. These things may include running, jumping, shooting and defending...

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  8. LeBron James Says He Doesn't Pay Attention to Media Criticism, Narratives

    With the Cleveland Cavaliers in need of a rebound in Game 2 of the NBA Finals , LeBron James is not listening to the discussion around him and his team anymore...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 19,545 reads 0 comments

  9. JR Smith Says Warriors Have Player Who 'Keeps Kicking People in the Nuts'

    When asked about potentially "dirtying up the game" to knock the Golden State Warriors off-kilter in the NBA Finals , Cleveland Cavaliers guard JR Smith singled out a Warriors player for dirty tactics Saturday...

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  10. Richard Jefferson Says Cavaliers Don't Need to Change Game Plan to Win Game 2

    With his team coming off a 113-91 loss to the Golden State Warriors in Game 1 of the NBA Finals , Cleveland Cavaliers forward Richard Jefferson doesn't think the squad needs to make any changes for a better result in Sunday's Game 2...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 9,551 reads 0 comments

  11. J.R. Smith Says If Cavaliers Stick to Game Plan Warriors 'Can't Beat' Them

    The Cleveland Cavaliers didn't execute up to their high standards in Game 1 of the NBA Finals , but J.R. Smith is confident his team can bounce back if it tidies up some problem areas...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 10,981 reads 0 comments

  12. LeBron James Says Warriors 'Rank Right Up There' Among NBA's Best Teams Ever

    LeBron James joined the chorus singing the praises of the Golden State Warriors on Saturday when he said they "rank right up there" as one of the best NBA teams ever...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 46,510 reads 0 comments

  13. Cleveland Cavaliers' Guide to Stealing Game 2 of NBA Finals vs. Warriors

    The Cleveland Cavaliers have overcome an NBA Finals deficit before. After a 113-91 loss to the Golden State Warriors in Oakland in which they were beaten soundly on both ends, the Cavs will once again have to dig themselves out of a hole...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 month ago 100,041 reads 0 comments

  14. Kevin Love Discusses Adjustments Cavaliers Must Make in Game 2 vs. Warriors

    The Cleveland Cavaliers appeared overwhelmed throughout most of their 113-91 Game 1 NBA Finals loss Thursday night, and Kevin Love admitted Friday the defending champions have ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 12,213 reads 0 comments

  15. NBA Rumors: Bucks Reportedly Request Becky Hammon for GM Interview

    The Milwaukee Bucks have reportedly contacted San Antonio Spurs assistant coach Becky Hammon about their vacant general manager position, according to The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 47,782 reads 0 comments

  16. Jimmy Butler Says He Wants to Stay with Bulls Amid Lakers, Celtics Rumors

    Chicago Bulls All-Star Jimmy Butler says he doesn't want to leave the only franchise he's ever played for...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 22,300 reads 0 comments

  17. Cavs' Game Plan Out of Sync and Out of Style Against Modern-Age Warriors

    OAKLAND, Calif. — Do you know what would make this a fairer fight? Russell Westbrook joins the Cleveland Cavaliers for Game 2...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 1 month ago 154,347 reads 0 comments

  18. Cavs Have Been Here Before, but Discipline Is More Vital Than Ever vs. Warriors

    OAKLAND, Calif. — How appropriate that an NBA Finals with all the gritted teeth and bad blood of a heavyweight prize fight would begin with announcer Michael Buffer commanding us to get ready to rumble...

    Dave Schilling Written by Dave Schilling about 1 month ago 58,104 reads 0 comments

  19. LeBron James Discusses Kevin Durant's Impact on Warriors, Says He Stands Out

    In the aftermath of the Cleveland Cavaliers ' 113-91 Game 1 loss to the Golden State Warriors on Thursday night, LeBron James was asked to pinpoint the one thing that stood out to him...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 45,334 reads 0 comments

  20. Kyrie Irving Says Warriors Offense Can't Be Simulated, Cavaliers Must Have Pride

    The Golden State Warriors ran circles around the Cleveland Cavaliers in Thursday's Game 1 of the NBA Finals en route to a 113-91 victory...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 14,203 reads 0 comments

  21. Rihanna on LeBron James After Game 1 Loss: 'The King Is Still the King, B---h'

    Rihanna was in attendance at Oracle Arena for Game 1 of the NBA Finals, but she wasn't exactly happy about the outcome. Per Aaron Goldhammer of ESPN.com, the recording artist said, " The King is still the King, b---h...

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  22. Former Pistons GM Jack McCloskey Dies at Age 91

    The Detroit Pistons announced Jack McCloskey, who was the team's general manager from 1979 to 1992, died Thursday at age 91. McCloskey's wife, Leslie, told the Detroit Free Press ' Perry A...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 2,027 reads 0 comments

  23. Michael Buffer Says 'Let's Get Ready to Rumble' Before Cavaliers-Warriors Game 1

    The Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers are ready to rumble. Famous announcer Michael Buffer came out before Thursday's Game 1 to ask the fans at Oracle Arena if ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 4,029 reads 0 comments

  24. NBA Rumors: C.J. Miles Reportedly a Pistons Offseason Target

    The Detroit Pistons could be a potential suitor for sharpshooting swingman C.J. Miles this summer. According to a Thursday report from the Detroit Free Press ' Vince Ellis ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 5,028 reads 0 comments

  25. Kyrie Irving Spoke to Kobe Bryant on Avoiding Shaq-Type Feud with LeBron James

    Cleveland Cavaliers star point guard Kyrie Irving told Dave McMenamin of ESPN.com that he has spoken to future Hall of Famer Kobe Bryant about avoiding the sort of feud with ...

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