1. Shaquille O'Neal Suffers 'Significant' Thumb Sprain Against Boston Celtics

    The Cleveland Cavaliers may need Zydrunas Ilgauskas back now more than ever. Shaquille O’Neal left Thursday’s game at Boston with what TNT’s David Aldridge reported was a “significant sprain” of the thumb on his right hand...

    Tom Delamater Written by Tom Delamater about almost 5 years ago 681 reads 11 comments

  2. The Dallas Mavericks' Ace In the Hole: The Joy of Playing for a Winner

    Even before the Dallas Mavericks defeated the Los Angeles Lakers Wednesday night, it was clear the Mavs were big winners among teams that were active before the NBA trade deadline...

    Tom Delamater Written by Tom Delamater about almost 5 years ago 479 reads 4 comments

  3. Is Los Angeles Lakers' Poor Record vs Top Teams a Cause for Concern?

    ESPN’s SportsCenter—masters that they are of the obscure, created-to-prove-the-point-of-the-day statistic—announced today that the Los Angeles Lakers are 7-8 this season against “the top eight” teams in the NBA...

    Tom Delamater Written by Tom Delamater about almost 5 years ago 1,524 reads 25 comments

  4. Zydrunas Ilgauskas Gets Buyout from Wizards: Return To Cleveland Cavaliers Next?

    As expected, Zydrunas Ilgauskas, traded by Cleveland to Washington in the deal that sent Antawn Jamison to the Cavaliers, has agreed to a contract buyout with the Wizards...

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  5. Will The Cavaliers Win It All? It's Up to LeBron James…and Mike Brown

    It’s been five days since the Cleveland Cavaliers obtained Antawn Jamison from the Washington Wizards. In that time, LeBron James has scored 98 points, Jamison has had the worst offensive (or ...

    Tom Delamater Written by Tom Delamater about almost 5 years ago 804 reads 45 comments

  6. NBA Trade Rumors: Why The Cavs—or Anybody—Should Grab Amar'e Stoudemire

    With one day to go until the NBA trading deadline, fans from Cleveland to Miami to Phoenix to Philadelphia anxiously await the news about whether Amar’e Stoudemire will be leaving the Suns to join a new team this week...

    Tom Delamater Written by Tom Delamater about almost 5 years ago 4,398 reads 12 comments

  7. NBA Trade Rumors: Cleveland Cavaliers in 'The Fast and the Furious 6'

    It’s getting crazy out there in Rumorland, and the Cleveland Cavaliers are smack dab in the middle of it all. In the midst of a frenzied week, GM Danny Ferry is fanning the flames of the NBA ...

    Tom Delamater Written by Tom Delamater about almost 5 years ago 7,336 reads 10 comments

  8. NBA Trade Deadline: A Reminder of A Cavaliers Team Not Quite Good Enough

    Just as they were a year ago, the Cleveland Cavaliers are rumored to be involved in trade talks as the NBA deal deadline draws near...

    Tom Delamater Written by Tom Delamater about almost 5 years ago 3,888 reads 20 comments

  9. NBA Trading Deadline: Cleveland Cavaliers Cut Everyone But LeBron James (Satire)

    With the NBA trading deadline just days away, Cleveland General Manager Danny Ferry decided to end the suspense and cut everyone on the roster except LeBron James. Ferry said James will play the remainder of the Cavaliers’ schedule by himself...

    Tom Delamater Written by Tom Delamater about almost 5 years ago 81 reads 30 comments

  10. Shaquille O'Neal, Zydrunas Ilgauskas An Effective Tag Team in Cleveland

    The forgotten man in the Cleveland Cavaliers’ Shaquille O’Neal experiment was Zydrunas Ilgauskas. Thanks to him, however, it’s working...

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  11. NBA Trade Rumors: J.J. Hickson Wants To Stay in Cleveland—Just Watch

    With the NBA trade deadline looming, one of the prominent names being mentioned from the Cleveland Cavaliers roster is J.J. Hickson, the second-year forward out of North Carolina State...

    Tom Delamater Written by Tom Delamater about almost 5 years ago 8,233 reads 29 comments

  12. National Signing Day: Rob Ianello Hits the Ground Running for Akron Zips

    When former Notre Dame assistant coach Rob Ianello was hired in December as the new head coach at the University of Akron, expectations were high that he would bring his recruiting magic with him from South Bend...

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  13. Another One Bites the Dust: Mike Dunleavy Out As Clippers Coach

    The trail of Clippers ex-coaches just got a little longer. The team announced Thursday afternoon that Mike Dunleavy has agreed to step down as coach to concentrate on his other duties as general manager...

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  14. LeBron James, Player of the Month Again in East, Leads NBA's Fab Five

    LeBron James, continuing an unprecedented run of NBA player honors, was named Eastern Conference Player of the Month for January...

    Tom Delamater Written by Tom Delamater about almost 5 years ago 1,521 reads 4 comments

  15. Shaquille O'Neal, Happy in Cleveland, Quietly Leads the Way for Cavaliers

    When the Cleveland Cavaliers take the court, an interesting phenomenon occurs. All eyes are on the reigning MVP, LeBron James. Fans watch his every move as he smiles and makes his way to the scorer’s table, where he performs his signature chalk toss...

    Tom Delamater Written by Tom Delamater about almost 5 years ago 923 reads 28 comments

  16. Erick Howard, Ohio's Two-Time Mr. Football, Headed To Akron

    Erick Howard of Hoover High School (North Canton, Ohio) will sign with the University of Akron and play for the Zips, according to reports from a number of Northeast Ohio media...

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  17. Mo Williams, Cavs Should Use This Year's All-Star Snub As Motivation

    For the second straight year, Cleveland’s Mo Williams has been left on the outside looking in by opposing coaches voting for the Eastern Conference All-Star team...

    Tom Delamater Written by Tom Delamater about almost 5 years ago 678 reads 20 comments

  18. Memo to Mike Holmgren: Do Not Renegotiate With Josh Cribbs

    TO: Mike Holmgren, President, Cleveland Browns It has come to our attention that you plan to continue discussions with Mr. Joshua Cribbs with the intent of renegotiating his employment contract with the Browns...

    Tom Delamater Written by Tom Delamater about almost 5 years ago 1,413 reads 17 comments

  19. Houston Rockets: Five Things that Would be Different if Yao Ming Were Playing

    The Rockets' 7-foot-6 center suffered a hairline fracture in his left foot in a playoff game last May, requiring surgery...

    Tom Delamater Written by Tom Delamater about almost 5 years ago 1,696 reads 11 comments

  20. MVP Repeat?: LeBron James Tops Bosh, Kobe, Durant, Wade in Sizzling Week

    If there isn’t a textbook on how to win an NBA Most Valuable Player award, LeBron James may be writing one. The season has a long way to go, and this year's award is by no means his—yet—but ...

    Tom Delamater Written by Tom Delamater about almost 5 years ago 1,165 reads 8 comments

  21. NBA Trade Rumors: Amar'e Stoudemire to the Cleveland Cavaliers?

    The Internet is buzzing today with news that the Cleveland Cavaliers are among the teams reportedly interested in trading for Amar'e Stoudemire of the Phoenix Suns...

    Tom Delamater Written by Tom Delamater about almost 5 years ago 3,895 reads 6 comments

  22. Changing of the Guard: How Will Cavaliers Offset Loss of Delonte West?

    Delonte West returned to the Cleveland Cavaliers’ starting lineup Thursday night. Saturday, he’ll return to the bench...

    Tom Delamater Written by Tom Delamater about almost 5 years ago 742 reads 11 comments

  23. The Once and Future King: LeBron James Overpowers Kobe Bryant and the Lakers

    It was workmanlike. It was methodical. At times, it wasn’t pretty. But it was effective. LeBron James used his strength and speed to overpower the Lakers Thursday night and led the Cleveland ...

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  24. Mo Williams Out At Least A Month, Testing Cavaliers' Depth And Resolve

    Injuries are a part of sports, and the bug is finally biting the Cleveland Cavaliers. The team announced Thursday afternoon that point guard Mo Williams will miss four to six weeks with a sprained left shoulder...

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  25. Kobe Bryant vs. LeBron James, Round Two: The Way Things Ought To Be

    Tonight, they go at it again. The Los Angeles Lakers begin an eight-game road trip in Cleveland with a rematch against the Cavaliers. Don’t believe anyone who says it’s just another game...

    Tom Delamater Written by Tom Delamater about almost 5 years ago 1,675 reads 9 comments