1. Are the Cleveland Cavaliers This Good or Is the East That Bad?

    The Cleveland Cavaliers have begun the postseason a perfect 10-0, just one win away from tying the NBA record of most consecutive wins to begin a postseason—an impressive accomplishment no matter how you frame it...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 9 days ago 105,178 reads 454 comments

  2. Cavaliers' Offensive Juggernaut Starts with Decision No Defense Can Handle

    LeBron James doesn't want you to label his Cleveland Cavaliers as a three-point shooting team, despite their historic numbers this postseason...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 11 days ago 37,911 reads 113 comments

  3. Is the Cleveland Cavaliers-Toronto Raptors Series Already Over?

    CLEVELAND — After just one game, the Eastern Conference Finals may already be decided. The Cleveland Cavaliers destroyed the Toronto Raptors , 115-84, in the opener of their best-of-seven series Tuesday...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 12 days ago 151,460 reads 457 comments

  4. How the Toronto Raptors Can Stop (Or Slow Down) LeBron James

    Let's be clear: No single player can stop LeBron James . Even after 13 seasons, waves of defenders are required to keep the four-time MVP in check...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 13 days ago 10,568 reads 63 comments

  5. Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love Have Officially Rounded out Cavaliers' Big Three

    Last year's NBA postseason was all about LeBron James for the Cleveland Cavaliers . Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love were forced out of action with injuries, leaving James to ...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 16 days ago 75,402 reads 235 comments

  6. The Cleveland Cavaliers Have Simply Coasted to the Eastern Conference Finals

    Another series, another sweep for the Cleveland Cavaliers . The Cavs remain the NBA 's only undefeated team this postseason, disposing of the Atlanta Hawks 4-0 on Sunday to advance to the Eastern Conference Finals...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 21 days ago 87,885 reads 383 comments

  7. Cleveland Cavaliers Have Finally Found Their Offensive Identity

    After months of trying to figure out who they were and how they wanted to play, the Cleveland Cavaliers have discovered their true calling. This is a three-point shooting team (in a three-point shooting league)...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 22 days ago 118,109 reads 125 comments

  8. Channing Frye Shows Cavaliers Are on Another Level When Big 3 Get Help

    Already down 2-0 to the Cleveland Cavaliers following a 123-98 domination, the Atlanta Hawks spent Game 3 getting out of the oven and straight into the Frye-ing pan...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 23 days ago 44,782 reads 223 comments

  9. Cleveland Cavaliers Must Build on Historic Shooting, Not Rest on It

    As Game 3 between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Atlanta Hawks approaches, feathers may still be smoldering inside Quicken Loans Arena...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 24 days ago 17,259 reads 58 comments

  10. Cleveland Cavaliers Have the Antidote for Atlanta Hawks' All-Star Front Line

    In a clash of Eastern Conference powers, look for much of the action to take place in the paint, where All-Stars and workhorses collide. This is where the Atlanta Hawks 's All-Star frontcourt of Paul Millsap and Al Horford primarily operate...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 26 days ago 24,513 reads 36 comments

  11. Cavaliers Beating Hawks at Their Own Game Is a Good Sign for Cleveland

    CLEVELAND — The Atlanta Hawks are well known for their commitment to defense and unselfish offensive play. If for one night only, the Cleveland Cavaliers out-Hawked the Hawks...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 27 days ago 38,322 reads 127 comments

  12. Cleveland Cavaliers Face Their First True Test of 2016 NBA Playoffs

    The Detroit Pistons put up a respectable fight in the first round, but the Cleveland Cavaliers ' postseason effectively begins now. The Cavs and Atlanta Hawks are set to meet in a rematch of last year's Eastern Conference Finals...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 28 days ago 40,591 reads 153 comments

  13. Cavaliers Can Be Optimistic in Title Quest Despite Their Own Vulnerabilities

    While it wasn't easy, the Cleveland Cavaliers became just the second NBA team to sweep their first-round opponent this season and are one step closer to a title...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 month ago 36,220 reads 111 comments

  14. Cleveland Cavaliers Finally Unlocking Secret of the Big 3

    Just weeks ago, the Cleveland Cavaliers ' Big Three was still being questioned for fit, chemistry and maximization of collective talent...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 month ago 64,710 reads 81 comments

  15. Cavs Earning Battle-Tested Label Early in Playoffs, but at What Cost?

    The Cleveland Cavaliers are just one win away from advancing to the Eastern Conference Semifinals, although it's been far from an easy ride...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 month ago 106,581 reads 396 comments

  16. Detroit Pistons' Odd Mind Games Transforming LeBron James, Cavaliers into Beasts

    Detroit Pistons point guard Reggie Jackson made it clear entering the playoffs that his team wanted to face Goliath. His wishes have come true, as Detroit has woken a sleeping giant...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 month ago 78,754 reads 143 comments

  17. Don't Overlook LeBron James' 1st-Round Dominance in NBA Playoffs

    Facing LeBron James in the first round is essentially a death sentence for opposing teams. After failing to reach the playoffs during his first two seasons, James-led teams have qualified for the past 11 postseasons...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 month ago 59,318 reads 256 comments

  18. Kevin Love Already Exorcising Last Year's Playoff Demons

    CLEVELAND — Kevin Love 's first playoff experience in 2015 didn't even last four full games. Now, the Cleveland Cavaliers power forward is looking to make up for lost time...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 month ago 63,000 reads 180 comments

  19. Cleveland Cavaliers' Quest for Redemption Has Zero Margin for Error

    Less than 10 months ago, the Cleveland Cavaliers solemnly walked to their locker room after suffering a devastating Game 6 loss to the Golden State Warriors ...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 month ago 43,454 reads 80 comments

  20. NBA Playoffs Will Decide Who These Cleveland Cavaliers Actually Are

    On the doorsteps of completing the 2015-16 regular season, is it possible we still have no idea who the Cleveland Cavaliers are? This is a 57-24 team that battled injuries to ...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 month ago 12,374 reads 78 comments

  21. Why Is Cleveland Cavaliers' Big 3 Still Not Working?

    The Cleveland Cavaliers ' Big Three experiment has yielded some successful results, but the Cavs may still have to win a championship as early as this summer to keep LeBron James, Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving together...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 month ago 69,520 reads 217 comments

  22. End-of-Season Grades for Each Cleveland Cavaliers Player

    Set to wrap up the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference, the Cleveland Cavaliers are ready to begin yet another run to the NBA Finals. With the regular season nearly completed, it's time to hand out some grades...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 month ago 20,290 reads 51 comments

  23. It Ain't Easy Being LeBron James' Teammate

    Playing on the same team as LeBron James carries obvious advantages. But it isn 't as easy as most would think. This has nothing to do with James the player, mind you...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 month ago 41,927 reads 55 comments

  24. Resting LeBron James Means Cavaliers Must Be Willing to Sacrifice No. 1 Seed

    CLEVELAND — While he won't win this season's MVP race, LeBron James remains as crucial to his team's success as perhaps any athlete on the planet...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 2 months ago 67,459 reads 147 comments

  25. Despite Distractions, Don't Forget How Many Cavs Depend on LeBron James

    LeBron James has caused quite the stir off the court in recent weeks, but let's not dare forget for a second how crucial he is to the Cleveland Cavaliers ' overall success...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 2 months ago 35,410 reads 102 comments