1. Cleveland Indians Pennant Chase: Why the Ubaldo Jimenez Trade is Still the Key

    Fausto Carmona reappeared on the Cleveland Indians ' radar screen Wednesday night, and not a moment too soon...

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  2. Cleveland Browns: Colt McCoy's Comments Reveal Why It's His Team Now

    Colt McCoy said something Sunday that raised a few eyebrows in Cleveland . After the on-again, off-again Browns dropped their second straight game to a two-win team—this ...

    Tom Delamater Written by Tom Delamater about over 3 years ago 5,359 reads 35 comments

  3. Cleveland Cavaliers: The Time To Win Is Now As Season-Defining Stretch Arrives

    The Cleveland Cavaliers have emerged from their first 10 games with a 5-5 record, performing nobly at times and not-so-skillfully at others...

    Tom Delamater Written by Tom Delamater about over 3 years ago 822 reads 11 comments

  4. Cleveland Cavaliers: Is It Possible They Are Better Off Without LeBron James?

    The Cleveland Cavaliers claimed their third straight road win Tuesday night and found themselves in a surprising, but familiar, position: first place in the NBA Central Division...

    Tom Delamater Written by Tom Delamater about over 3 years ago 3,821 reads 68 comments

  5. Cleveland Browns: May Colt McCoy and Company Continue To Prove Me Wrong

    The Cleveland Browns’ remarkable back-to-back victories over NFL powerhouses New Orleans and New England have provided this humble writer with an important reminder: So much for “keen-eyed” observation...

    Tom Delamater Written by Tom Delamater about over 3 years ago 2,990 reads 31 comments

  6. Cleveland Cavaliers: Lots of Potential Without LeBron James, But Long Way To Go

    The Cleveland Cavaliers followed up an exhilarating opening night win over Boston with two disconcerting performances against the Toronto Raptors and Sacramento Kings , leaving ...

    Tom Delamater Written by Tom Delamater about over 3 years ago 1,289 reads 10 comments

  7. Cleveland Browns Bye Week: The Trick Now Is, There Can Be No More Tricks

    As the Cleveland Browns end their bye week and begin preparing in earnest for their game with the New England Patriots on Nov. 7, the stark reality of life in the NFL has set in...

    Tom Delamater Written by Tom Delamater about over 3 years ago 1,449 reads 9 comments

  8. Byron Scott and Cleveland Cavaliers Spurn Rebuilding, Eye Playoff Berth

    As the Cleveland Cavaliers tip off the 2010-11 NBA season against Boston Wednesday night, one thing is evident: The LeBron James hoopla has had no effect on Head Coach Byron Scott...

    Tom Delamater Written by Tom Delamater about over 3 years ago 743 reads 18 comments

  9. Cleveland Browns: Attaboy Colt McCoy—Now Grab a Headset and Take a Seat

    Colt McCoy finally got his chance on Sunday against the Pittsburgh Steelers , and he made the most of it. In fact, the rookie quarterback was downright impressive...

    Tom Delamater Written by Tom Delamater about over 3 years ago 4,725 reads 55 comments

  10. Cleveland Cavaliers: Beat Writer Brian Windhorst Bolts, Joins ESPN's LeBron-Fest

    In an unprecedented move, ESPN.com announced plans to launch “The Heat Index,” a special section “devoted specifically to daily, season-long coverage of the ...

    Tom Delamater Written by Tom Delamater about almost 4 years ago 171 reads 32 comments

  11. Cleveland Browns: QB Seneca Wallace Is Delivering Exactly As Advertised

    Seneca Wallace turned in another solid, if not spectacular, performance Sunday, as the Cleveland Browns finally got over the hump and secured their first win of the season, a 23-20 victory over the Cincinnati Bengals ...

    Tom Delamater Written by Tom Delamater about almost 4 years ago 2,465 reads 30 comments

  12. Cleveland Browns: Was Phil Dawson's Miss Against Kansas City the Latest Omen?

    The Cleveland Browns lost to the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday, running their record to 0-2 with no relief in sight for the next two months—but that’s not what has me really worried...

    Tom Delamater Written by Tom Delamater about almost 4 years ago 646 reads 4 comments

  13. Cleveland Cavaliers: Rubbing Salt in Wounds, Yahoo! Predicts NBA-Worst 12 Wins

    Apparently, the deification of LeBron James is complete. This is no king, mind you—he’s a god, or at least a demigod, if Yahoo! Sports is to be believed...

    Tom Delamater Written by Tom Delamater about almost 4 years ago 2,830 reads 33 comments

  14. Cleveland Browns Must Lay It All On The Line, Beat Kansas City Chiefs In Week 2

    Mike Holmgren tried to tell us there’d be weeks like this.After the Cleveland Browns won their exhibition opener against the Green Bay Packers, Holmgren offered a few simple words of wisdom: “Let’s all temper our enthusiasm, slightly...

    Tom Delamater Written by Tom Delamater about almost 4 years ago 1,222 reads 20 comments

  15. Cleveland Browns 2010 Forecast: Partly Cloudy with a Chance of Six Wins

    There is reason for optimism in Cleveland as the 2010 NFL season gets underway. Mike Holmgren is president of the franchise, replacing what’s-his-name. Tom Heckert is the general manager, taking over for I-don’t-know-who...

    Tom Delamater Written by Tom Delamater about almost 4 years ago 592 reads 33 comments

  16. Shaquille O'Neal Misses Mark With Shot Fired At Cavaliers' Mo Williams

    Let me begin with a simple premise. If I had to lay money down on a shooting contest between Mo Williams and LeBron James, I would take Williams every time. Three-point shootout, a la the NBA’s All-Star Weekend? I’d take Williams...

    Tom Delamater Written by Tom Delamater about almost 4 years ago 3,658 reads 33 comments

  17. Two For The Show: Fast Start Is Key to Cleveland Browns' Success in 2010

    The last time the Cleveland Browns played a must-win game, Tim Couch was the quarterback and Butch Davis was the head coach. The year was 2002...

    Tom Delamater Written by Tom Delamater about almost 4 years ago 1,241 reads 22 comments

  18. LeBron James, Move Over: Cavs Fans Should Embrace Mo Williams With Open Arms

    If Cleveland fans are looking for a new hero to carry the Cavaliers’ banner in the aftermath of LeBron James’ departure, they should line up behind star guard Mo Williams...

    Tom Delamater Written by Tom Delamater about almost 4 years ago 2,690 reads 49 comments

  19. Jim Brown and the Cleveland Browns: Still Crazy, After All These Years

    Say the name Jim Brown, and you think of the Cleveland Browns—and vice versa. The two are practically synonymous; but are they compatible? That’s another story, and has been for decades...

    Tom Delamater Written by Tom Delamater about almost 4 years ago 1,082 reads 19 comments

  20. Fact or Fiction: LeBron James Had to Leave Cleveland to Win an NBA Title

    After LeBron James left the Cleveland Cavaliers for the Miami Heat in July, media pundits, bloggers, and fans on Internet forums began what has become an ongoing post-decision analysis of the move...

    Tom Delamater Written by Tom Delamater about almost 4 years ago 3,695 reads 80 comments

  21. LeBron James and the GQ Interview: Let It Be, Cleveland, and Move On

    The September issue of GQ is now on newsstands, with LeBron James gracing the cover and a profile of the man consuming 11 pages inside.J.R...

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  22. The Cleveland Cavaliers New Uniforms: Sometimes, You Get What You Need

    The Cleveland Cavaliers unveiled their new uniforms Tuesday, officially signaling the arrival of the post-LeBron James, new-look Cavs in more ways than one...

    Tom Delamater Written by Tom Delamater about almost 4 years ago 10,485 reads 33 comments

  23. Cleveland Browns Exhibition Opener Summarized: It's As Easy As 1-2-3

    Go ahead, Cleveland. Be giddy.For another day or two, smile all you want.Saturday night in Green Bay, a huge step—make that a giant leap—was taken by your Browns in their 27-24 exhibition win over the Packers, and it was all at one position...

    Tom Delamater Written by Tom Delamater about almost 4 years ago 2,147 reads 100 comments

  24. NBA Has 'Inmates Running The Asylum,' Says Cavs Broadcaster Joe Tait

    In an interview published on Thursday—the same day he was in Springfield, Massachusetts to receive the Curt Gowdy Media Award from the Basketball Hall of Fame—longtime ...

    Tom Delamater Written by Tom Delamater about almost 4 years ago 2,113 reads 33 comments

  25. The Less We See of Josh Cribbs, the Better the Cleveland Browns Will Be

    Pardon me while I go against the grain for a moment, but I’m getting a little concerned about all of this Josh Cribbs exposure. First, a disclaimer: I love how good this guy is, and I love his versatility...

    Tom Delamater Written by Tom Delamater about almost 4 years ago 2,125 reads 35 comments