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While We’re Waiting… Browns Draft, Cavaliers Schedule, Indians Lose, Jalen Rose

While We’re Waiting aims to be the round-up of the recent WFNY-esque information for your morning viewing. Have something you think we should see? Send it to our tips email in the sidebar. Terry Pluto believes the Browns legitimately knew what they were doing on draft day: “I have a feeling the Browns’ draft board

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Indians, Derby, Bulls/Celtics Open Thread

The first Saturday of May is always one of the best sports spectacles of the calendar year and today looks to be no different. Starting off at 3:40 PM the Cleveland Indians take on the Detroit Tigers in game 2 of their three game series. The Indians managed to pull of a 6-5 victory last

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Indians

Indians Attendance Issues??

For the loyal followers of the Cleveland Indians, there has been a troubling trend for the 2009 edition of the Tribe. Over the last several years the Indians have ranked in the bottom third of the league in attendance, but nothing is quite close to the struggles they have witnessed thus far this season. The

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General

While We’re Waiting… Tony Sipp, Alex Boone, Kevin Garnett, Indians Struggles, OSU O-Line

While We’re Waiting aims to be the round-up of the recent WFNY-esque information for your morning viewing. Have something you think we should see? Send it to our tips email in the sidebar. Tony Sipp remembers where he came from: “When Sipp returns to his Hurricane Katrina-devastated hometown each offseason, he doesn’t see the kids

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Indians

Breaking News: LaPorta, Valbuena and Barfield promoted

The Cleveland Indians have promoted the trio of Matt LaPorta, Luis Valbuena and Josh Barfield. Contrary to previous reports which indicated that LaPorta would not be promoted until later this season, he joins the team Saturday at Comerica Park with the series with the Detroit Tigers. The Indians will use these three hitters to better

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Cavaliers

Lakers and Cavs: Numbers for the NBA Finals

A question was proposed recently that got me thinking: did the Los Angeles Lakers really play a more difficult schedule than the Cleveland Cavaliers? The typical answer to this question would be yes, of course, especially when you consider that 8 of the teams with the 11 best records in the NBA played in the

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Cavaliers

Celtics vs. Cavs – Open Thread

After 79 regular season games thus far, here is the final meaningful showdown before the playoffs begin next week. The Cavaliers enter the game with the best record in the NBA at 64-15, and currently hold a four game lead over the Boston Celtics after clinching the Eastern Conference title earlier this week. The Cavaliers

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General

While We’re Waiting… Flip Saunders, All-Defensive Team, Minor Leagues and Nick Adenhart

While We’re Waiting aims to be the round-up of the recent WFNY-esque information for your morning viewing. Have something you think we should see? Send it to our tips email in the sidebar. Flip Saunders looks like he will have another coaching gig very soon over in Washington: “The Wizards have committed to Flip Saunders

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Browns

Developing News: NFL Trade Rumors Heating Up

How comfortable do you feel trading Brady Quinn for a first rounder? Would you want to go ahead with this 2009 football season without wide receiver Braylon Edwards? These are the questions that are the keys of the Cleveland Browns off-season trade talks. Michael Lombardi of The National Football Post reports that the Browns currently

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Cavaliers, Indians

The Boots: Travis Hafner, Home-Court, Opening Day, Orlando Magic

The Boots is my form of reporting current sports information from around the area. Boot Ups and Boot Downs are assigned to various events, people or happenings in the world of sports, as I first used in my e-mail based Sports Report. For possible topics for future posts, as always, look to the Tips e-mail

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Akron Aeros, Indians

The Impending Arrival of Wes Hodges

Last year, I was a member of the press box staff for the Akron Aeros. In my various positions last year, I was an assistant scorekeeper, line score operator and music director, and in these various roles I had the pleasure of witnessing some phenomenal prospects leading the Akron Aeros to their third Eastern League

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While We’re Waiting… Scott Lewis, Indians Struggles, Tom Thibodeau, and Zydrunas Ilgauskas

While We’re Waiting aims to be the round-up of the recent WFNY-esque information for your morning viewing. Have something you think we should see? Send it to our tips email in the sidebar. After a decent two innings yesterday, former Buckeye Scotty Lewis is now headed to the DL: “Left-hander Scott Lewis has been placed

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Cavaliers

A Tribute to Eric Snow

With the Indians struggling, and the Cavaliers anxiously waiting for their big game on Sunday against those dreaded Celtics, I would like to touch base on something that got very little air time here earlier in the week. Last Sunday, April 5, Eric Snow’s career ended with the Cavaliers, as the team was finally able

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General

The Boots: Joe Smith, Akron Zips, Cliff Lee, Cavaliers on Road

  The Boots is a regular feature over at my blog www.jrosen.wordpress.com where I assign “Boot Ups” or “Boot Downs” to various things in the sports world. I started doing these features since my brothers always teased me as a little kid with the nickname “Boot” and I thought it was an appropriate way to

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Indians

Cleveland Indians Offensive Production Analysis

The Cleveland Indians last season finished exactly at 0.500 last year with their 81-81 record, which leaves the unit open to direct comparison to the MLB averages in many different regards. Today’s post will be the first in a series of articles I will write in comparing the Indians production in the 2008 season to

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