1. Cleveland Cavaliers Are Starting to Thrive Under New Coach Tyronn Lue

    CLEVELAND — When the Cleveland Cavaliers fired head coach David Blatt on Jan. 22, negative reactions spread like wildfire among his colleagues. Less than two weeks later, few can argue with the results...

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  2. Kevin Love and Tyronn Lue Need Each Other to Thrive

    In one of David Blatt 's final press conferences as head coach of the Cleveland Cavaliers , he mentioned how his team needed to do a better job of helping to get Kevin Love more involved...

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  3. Free of Their Coaching Distraction, Cleveland Cavaliers Are out of Excuses

    David Blatt is well-spoken, Princeton-educated and one of the world's most accomplished basketball coaches. He also made far too many excuses...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 7 months ago 28,001 reads 148 comments

  4. 5 Trades That Could Take Cleveland Cavaliers to the Next Level

    Despite coming off a trip to the NBA Finals and posting a 30-11 record to begin this season, major changes are being made to the Cleveland Cavaliers...

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  5. Cavaliers Must Fix Flaws in Big 3 Approach to Reach Championship Potential

    CLEVELAND — As good as the Cleveland Cavaliers have been against much of the NBA this season, Kyrie Irving summed up his team's performance after Jan. 18's 132-98 beatdown at the hands of the Golden State Warriors ...

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  6. Tristan Thompson Is the Spark That Cleveland Cavaliers' Starting Lineup Needs

    Prior to his return to a reserve role Friday against the Houston Rockets , Tristan Thompson enjoyed a nearly three-week stretch as the Cleveland Cavaliers ' starting center...

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  7. Best Potential Trade Targets for the Cleveland Cavaliers

    The Cleveland Cavaliers may have officially declared their intention to become players before this year's NBA trade deadline...

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  8. Cleveland Cavaliers Are Ready to Lock in on Their Championship Chase

    CLEVELAND — Forget that the Cleveland Cavaliers lead the Eastern Conference by two-and-a-half games. Forget that they're operating with a healthy roster for the first time all season...

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  9. Matthew Dellavedova Downplays Stats Putting Him in Steph Curry's Company

    CLEVELAND — He entered the league as an undrafted free agent who used to get by on hustle alone. Matthew Dellavedova has now become a key part of the Cleveland Cavaliers ' rotation...

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  10. Should Cleveland Cavaliers Be Active at the NBA Trade Deadline Again?

    Even with LeBron James, Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love leading the way, the Cleveland Cavaliers struggled to a 19-20 start last season...

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  11. What Are Cleveland Cavaliers' Weakest Links Right Now?

    Despite an Eastern Conference-best 21-9 record, the Cleveland Cavaliers have looked far from a championship team...

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  12. Final 2015 Player Power Rankings for the Cleveland Cavaliers

    Much has changed since we last checked in on the Cleveland Cavaliers Power Rankings in late November . At that point, both Kyrie Irving and Iman Shumpert were left off the list, as both had yet to make their season debuts...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 8 months ago 17,074 reads 18 comments

  13. What's at Stake in Cavaliers' First True Test Against Warriors?

    Five months, one week and two days since the Golden State Warriors brought an end to their championship hopes, the Cleveland Cavaliers will finally have their first shot at revenge...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 8 months ago 39,726 reads 294 comments

  14. Biggest Early-Season Storylines for the Cleveland Cavaliers

    CLEVELAND — Tristan Thompson has never seen any of the Rocky movies but is a big fan of Matilda . LeBron James refuses to pay for ad-free Pandora radio, and Iman Shumpert delivered his own baby at home in the bathroom...

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  15. Cavaliers Can Keep Pace with Warriors, Spurs with a Healthy Kyrie Irving

    If the Golden State Warriors and San Antonio Spurs are the Maseratis of the NBA , consider the Cleveland Cavaliers a brand new Mazda. Cleveland's 17-7 record and plus-5...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 9 months ago 52,859 reads 203 comments

  16. Diagnosing Cleveland Cavaliers' Remaining Roster Flaws

    With the imminent season debut of All-Star point guard Kyrie Irving , according to ESPN's Dave McMenamin , the Cleveland Cavaliers are slowly fielding a complete, healthy roster...

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  17. Novelty No More, Matthew Dellavedova Is Now a Key Cav

    CLEVELAND-Although wandering around dimly-lit city streets may not be the wisest of decisions, Cleveland Cavaliers coach David Blatt has some advice to offer if you do...

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  18. 5 Hidden Bright Spots for the Cleveland Cavaliers So Far

    LeBron James is once again good at basketball. Kevin Love's hair is a glorious mess. Matthew Dellavedova still has the best accent on the Cleveland Cavaliers . All would be considered early bright spots, although none can be labeled as hidden...

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  19. Cleveland Cavaliers Are Enjoying the 'New-and-Improved' Kevin Love

    CLEVELAND — Life is going much better for Kevin Love these days. After a rocky first year, and signing a max contract this past summer to stay with the Cleveland ...

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  20. What We've Learned About the 2015-16 Cleveland Cavaliers so Far

    The Cleveland Cavaliers have exceeded most expectations to begin the 2015-16 season. That is, other than their own...

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  21. Complete Cleveland Cavaliers Power Rankings After Season's First Month

    An 11-4 start to the season for the Cleveland Cavaliers has been good enough to lead the Eastern Conference, even with a roster still riddled with injuries...

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  22. LeBron James Facing All the Hurdles of Being Cavs' Leader

    CLEVELAND — LeBron James stood at his locker, towel draped around his shoulders following a dominant 109-97 win over the Atlanta Hawks in an early-season Eastern Conference showdown Nov...

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  23. How Much Do Cleveland Cavaliers Miss Kyrie Irving?

    The Cleveland Cavaliers lead the Eastern Conference with a 9-3 record, the offense is clicking and Mo Williams is playing his best ball since the last time he donned the wine and gold...

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  24. 10 Goals the Cleveland Cavaliers Must Achieve During 2015-16 Season

    While the obvious goal for the Cleveland Cavaliers is to hoist some hardware, there are many smaller steps that have to come first. By all accounts, Cleveland is off to a strong start...

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  25. Relaxed and Confident, Cavaliers Have Evolved in Year 2 of LeBron James Reunion

    CLEVELAND — Year 1 of LeBron James' return to the Cleveland Cavaliers began 1-3, was later 19-20 and eventually relied on major midseason trades to build cohesion within the team...

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