1. Ranking Best NBA Buyout Candidates the Cleveland Cavaliers Should Pursue

    Following a snooze of an NBA trade deadline, the potential buyout market is sizzling hot. Teams now have less than a week (March 1) to release a player who can be signed and added ...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 year ago 72,244 reads 64 comments

  2. Post-NBA Trade Deadline Power Rankings for Each Cleveland Cavaliers Player

    A shakeup in the Cleveland Cavaliers roster brings an exciting new addition—and fresh player power rankings! While the Cavs didn't pull off any blockbuster trade-deadline ...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 year ago 17,652 reads 22 comments

  3. Kyrie Irving May Be on the Doorstep of Making the Leap

    The leap, that magical time in an NBA athlete's career when his skills and stats improve dramatically, is never guaranteed. So many factors come into play. A solid talent base on which to build is key...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 year ago 25,120 reads 64 comments

  4. 5 Biggest Issues Cleveland Cavaliers Must Address at the Trade Deadline

    At 38-14 entering the All-Star break, the Cleveland Cavaliers are stuck somewhere between pretty good and the NBA 's elite...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 year ago 16,222 reads 16 comments

  5. Cleveland Cavaliers Still Coping with Uncertainty in Post-Blatt Era

    CLEVELAND — Consistent rotations were never coach David Blatt 's strong suit. It's now up to Tyronn Lue to fix what the former Cleveland Cavaliers boss couldn't...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 year ago 14,808 reads 52 comments

  6. LeBron James' Inconsistent Stroke Has Opponents, Cavaliers Off Balance

    CLEVELAND — Pegged as the NBA 's worst high-volume shooter from outside the paint earlier this season, LeBron James responded with weeks of improvement—followed by a recent string of inconsistency...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 year ago 72,657 reads 148 comments

  7. 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...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 year ago 98,692 reads 149 comments

  8. 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...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 year ago 30,353 reads 70 comments

  9. 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 1 year ago 28,006 reads 148 comments

  10. 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...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 year ago 119,621 reads 15 comments

  11. 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 ...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 year ago 37,035 reads 208 comments

  12. 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...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 year ago 33,414 reads 113 comments

  13. 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...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 year ago 140,733 reads 96 comments

  14. 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...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 year ago 40,577 reads 114 comments

  15. 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...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 year ago 33,371 reads 19 comments

  16. 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...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 year ago 55,894 reads 70 comments

  17. 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...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 year ago 69,323 reads 194 comments

  18. 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 1 year ago 17,093 reads 18 comments

  19. 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 1 year ago 39,736 reads 294 comments

  20. 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...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about over 1 year ago 12,775 reads 49 comments

  21. 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 over 1 year ago 53,029 reads 203 comments

  22. 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...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about over 1 year ago 20,108 reads 33 comments

  23. 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...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about over 1 year ago 37,241 reads 54 comments

  24. 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...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about over 1 year ago 24,657 reads 42 comments

  25. 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 ...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about over 1 year ago 40,505 reads 88 comments