1. Cleveland Cavaliers Off to Strong Start This Offseason

    Even before a shocking win of the NBA draft lottery, the Cleveland Cavaliers were building a successful offseason. Following a tumultuous regular season, the Cavs desperately needed some changes in the front office, coaching staff and roster...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 2 years ago 2,639 reads 10 comments

  2. Cleveland Cavaliers Draft Board: Post-Lottery Edition

    The Cleveland Cavaliers ' draft board shrunk significantly with the news that they would be picking first overall in the 2014 NBA draft...

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  3. What's at Stake for Cleveland Cavaliers in 2014 NBA Draft Lottery?

    The Cleveland Cavaliers will be making their fourth straight trip to the NBA draft lottery, this time with a much different approach. For the past few years, the Cavs have turned their trip into a celebration...

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  4. Why Mark Jackson Would Be Perfect Fit as Cleveland Cavaliers' Next Coach

    The Cleveland Cavaliers need a new head coach. Mark Jackson just so happens to need a job. The two parties should probably start talking, and fast, before Jackson gets snapped up by another team...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 2 years ago 6,673 reads 18 comments

  5. Should Indiana Pacers Look to Trade Roy Hibbert This Summer?

    The good news for the Indiana Pacers is that center Roy Hibbert has suddenly rediscovered his game...

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  6. Daunting San Antonio Spurs Offer Damian Lillard Perfect Growing Pains

    Things have mostly come easy for Portland Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard in his young career...

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  7. Should Cleveland Cavaliers Shop Dion Waiters?

    One of the lone bright spots of the Cleveland Cavaliers ' 2013-14 season, Dion Waiters began to break out as an excellent offensive player...

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  8. What's the Right Price to Keep Each Cleveland Cavaliers Free Agent?

    Among the many decisions the Cleveland Cavaliers will face this offseason is whether or not to bring back their own unrestricted free agents. Small forward Luol Deng , center Spencer Hawes and shooting guard C...

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  9. Ripple Effects of Indiana Pacers' Epic Comeback

    The Indiana Pacers can all breathe a collective sigh of relief now that their first-round series against the Atlanta Hawks is finally over. It may have taken seven games, but the Pacers avoided becoming just the sixth No...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 2 years ago 2,059 reads 5 comments

  10. Should Cleveland Cavaliers Listen to Offers for Kyrie Irving?

    Kyrie Irving should be the main focus of the Cleveland Cavaliers ' offseason and for good reason. The Cavs can offer Irving a five-year max contract worth around $80 million, ensuring his future in Cleveland through 2020...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 2 years ago 5,496 reads 10 comments

  11. Did Indiana Pacers' Struggles Signal the Death Knell of 'Bully Ball'?

    The Indiana Pacers ' title hopes aren't dead yet, although their style of play might be. The Pacers have relied on the size and strength of their big men to bully their way inside, feasting on small opponents...

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  12. How Indiana Pacers Can Get Roy Hibbert Back on Track for Good

    At 7'2" and weighing in at 290 pounds, Indiana Pacers center Roy Hibbert is a mountain of a man. His current confidence level, however, better resembles that of a molehill...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 2 years ago 8,478 reads 25 comments

  13. Critical Offseason Decisions Cleveland Cavaliers Must Face

    Having missed out on the playoffs, the Cleveland Cavaliers ' players can now rest, go on vacation or simply take it easy for the next few months. For owner Dan Gilbert and the Cavs front office, now is when the real work begins...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 2 years ago 8,858 reads 12 comments

  14. Indiana Pacers' Defense and Playoffs Fate Are Hamstrung by Awful Offense

    Now down 2-1 in their first-round series against the Atlanta Hawks , the Indiana Pacers are searching for answers. The Pacers were a defensive juggernaut during the regular season, finishing second in opponent points per game (92...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 2 years ago 1,401 reads 7 comments

  15. What Indiana Pacers Need from Paul George During NBA Playoffs

    If the Indiana Pacers hope to avoid an early playoff exit, they'll need Paul George to step up his game. The Pacers are clearly in turmoil, having dropped their series opener to the Atlanta Hawks at home 101-93...

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  16. Does Mike Brown Deserve a 2nd Season with Cleveland Cavaliers?

    Among the many decisions the Cleveland Cavaliers will face this offseason, the fate of Mike Brown may be the most important...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 2 years ago 6,510 reads 31 comments

  17. 3 Indiana Pacers Weaknesses to Exploit in the NBA Playoffs

    The Indiana Pacers are stumbling into the playoffs with vulnerability rarely seen from a No. 1 seed. Indiana has dropped nine of its last 15 games heading into a first-round matchup against the Atlanta Hawks ...

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  18. 5 Areas Where the Cleveland Cavaliers Must Improve Next Season

    The Cleveland Cavaliers have officially missed out on the NBA playoffs for the fourth consecutive year and now face a long and disappointing offseason. It's hard to point to just one or two areas in which the Cavs need to improve...

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  19. Should Cleveland Cavaliers Offer Tristan Thompson an Extension?

    While many are focused on Kyrie Irving 's upcoming extension offer, it's important not to forget about the other young Cleveland Cavalier eligible for a raise...

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  20. Early Look at Cleveland Cavaliers' Free-Agent Wish List

    The Cleveland Cavaliers have officially been eliminated from the 2014 NBA playoffs and must now turn their attention to a critical offseason. While the Cavs have some major in-house decisions to make, free agency will also be key...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 2 years ago 3,044 reads 6 comments

  21. Why Is Paul George Struggling so Badly?

    It's no secret that Paul George and the Indiana Pacers are in a bit of a funk. Dropping eight of their last 11 games, the Pacers are no longer the powerhouse that was dominating the Eastern Conference early in the season...

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  22. 5 Biggest Mistakes Cleveland Cavaliers Made This Season

    As the Cleveland Cavaliers 2013-14 season mercifully comes to an end, one can't help but wonder what went wrong...

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  23. Can Cleveland Cavaliers Turn Frustrating Season into a Positive?

    Somehow, someway, the Cleveland Cavaliers are still alive in the NBA playoff race. To those who have followed the Cavs all season, this is nothing short of miraculous...

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  24. Is Kyrie Irving Really Worth a Max Extension from Cleveland Cavaliers?

    The Cleveland Cavaliers ' most important offseason decision will have nothing to do with the draft, free agency or trades. Instead, the Cavs can offer their star player, point guard Kyrie Irving , a five-year extension worth around $80 million...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 2 years ago 5,152 reads 44 comments

  25. What Cleveland Cavaliers Must Find out About Their Youngsters

    As the Cleveland Cavaliers make their final push toward the playoffs, this is also a valuable time to evaluate the roster's young talent before the season ends. The Cavs have a wide array of youngsters on their squad, ranging from former No...

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