1. Diagnosing Cleveland Cavaliers' Remaining Flaws

    Off to an impressive 6-1 start, the Cleveland Cavaliers have but a few flaws in an otherwise sparkling roster. The Cavs currently lead the NBA with a 114.0 offensive rating, while all three members of the Big 3 are averaging at least 22...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 year ago 15,373 reads 28 comments

  2. Cleveland Cavaliers Seem Primed to Be Greater Than Last Year's Championship Team

    CLEVELAND — On a night that finally put a cap on the Cleveland Cavaliers ' four-month long championship party, there appeared to be no immediate hangover...

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  3. 2016-17 NBA Season Predictions for Each Cleveland Cavaliers Player

    About to begin the defense of the franchise's first NBA title, the Cleveland Cavaliers ' final roster is nearly complete. With J.R. Smith back on board , fresh off signing a four-year, $57 million contract, the starting lineup is set in stone...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 year ago 16,722 reads 18 comments

  4. Cleveland Cavaliers Complete 2016-17 NBA Season Preview

    One would think capturing a franchise's first title in 46 years while erasing a previously impossible 3-1 deficit in the NBA Finals would be cause for a summer full of celebrations...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 year ago 7,165 reads 8 comments

  5. What's Plan B If Cleveland Cavaliers' J.R. Smith Doesn't Return?

    As the regular season quickly approaches, J.R. Smith remains without a Cleveland Cavaliers contract. It's widely assumed Smith will return, especially with so few teams having the considerable cap space left to sign the 31-year-old sharpshooter...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 year ago 36,535 reads 48 comments

  6. Predicting Cleveland Cavaliers' Final 15-Man 2016-17 Roster

    For a team riding a championship wave, the Cleveland Cavaliers have plenty of mystery surrounding their final 15-man roster. Starting shooting guard J.R. Smith remains unsigned, with plenty of young guards now fighting to earn his minutes...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 year ago 23,643 reads 20 comments

  7. Cleveland Cavaliers 2016-17 NBA Training Camp Roster Rankings

    Training camp has kicked off for the NBA champion Cleveland Cavaliers , who have just a few short weeks before they raise the franchise's first banner. For Cleveland, the hunters now become the hunted...

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  8. Don't Be Surprised If Cleveland Cavaliers Start Season with Post-Finals Hangover

    CLEVELAND — The Cleveland Cavaliers will open the 2016-17 season as champions of the NBA , which apparently does not preclude controversy. Two bodies were noticeably absent at the Cavs ' media day...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 year ago 14,008 reads 22 comments

  9. Breaking Down LeBron James' Options in Next Contract with Cleveland Cavaliers

    LeBron James will re-sign with the Cleveland Cavaliers ; we just don't know when or on what type of contract. James can follow his customary route of signing another one-and-one deal and opt out again next summer...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about over 1 year ago 77,600 reads 83 comments

  10. Realistic Expectations for Cleveland Cavs Rookie Kay Felder in 2016-17

    He might be the smallest member of the 2016 NBA draft, but Kay Felder could wind up carving a big role with the Cleveland Cavaliers ...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about over 1 year ago 36,703 reads 16 comments

  11. Report Card Grades for Each Cleveland Cavaliers 2016 Offseason Move So Far

    While Cleveland collectively waits for a certain free agent to re-sign (he's not named "J.R. Smith"), the rest of the Cavaliers ' offseason has been rather quiet...

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  12. Cleveland Cavaliers' Offseason Has Only Just Begun

    The Cleveland Cavaliers have yet to make a splash this offseason, watching some of their own free agents leave while seemingly being in no hurry to sign others...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about over 1 year ago 53,898 reads 76 comments

  13. 2016 Offseason Priorities for the Cleveland Cavaliers

    While it should come as no surprise, the Cleveland Cavaliers are quite pleased with their championship roster. "We do intend to keep this group together and see what we're capable of," general manager David Griffin said, per ESPN's Marc Stein...

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  14. LeBron James, Cleveland Cavaliers Have What They Need for a Dynasty

    CLEVELAND — In the midst of a week-long party that started with a title-clinching Game 7 over the Golden State Warriors on Sunday night, the Cleveland Cavaliers have spent the past five days capping off a historic run in Northeast Ohio...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about over 1 year ago 94,782 reads 315 comments

  15. After Delivering on Promise, LeBron James Is Forever Untouchable in Cleveland

    LeBron James was already viewed as a demigod in Northeast Ohio when he announced his 2014 return. After delivering Cleveland its first championship in more than five decades, he's taken the next step toward immortality...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about over 1 year ago 173,186 reads 329 comments

  16. Cleveland Cavaliers Already Have the Answer to Their Kevin Love Problem

    For two years, Kevin Love has been under the microscope in Cleveland, but his disappearance during these NBA Finals should tell us all we need to know about his future as a Cavalier...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about over 1 year ago 195,908 reads 277 comments

  17. Cavaliers Desperately Need to Make These Adjustments vs. Warriors in Finals

    Simply heading home to Northeast Ohio isn't going to fix the Cleveland Cavaliers ' multitude of problems...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about over 1 year ago 13,301 reads 96 comments

  18. I've Been Waiting My Whole Life for the Cleveland Cavaliers to Win the Big One

    Being both a journalist and lifelong fan of the team you cover is a unique balancing act that carries its share of challenges. I'm rooting like hell for the Cleveland Cavaliers to win their first-ever NBA championship...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about over 1 year ago 23,361 reads 175 comments

  19. Cleveland Cavaliers Still Haven't Reached Their Ceiling on Offense

    The Cleveland Cavaliers are back in the NBA Finals. This time, they're fully healthy and propelled by their suddenly dynamic offense...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about over 1 year ago 40,088 reads 118 comments

  20. 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 over 1 year ago 106,160 reads 452 comments

  21. 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 over 1 year ago 38,112 reads 113 comments

  22. 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...

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  23. 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...

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  24. 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 ...

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  25. 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...

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