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John Calipari doesn’t regret rejecting Cavaliers

When the Cleveland Cavaliers were in search of a new head coach last spring — before LeBron James made his decision to return to his hometown team — Kentucky head coach John Calipari was one of the top candidates for the job. In a recent interview with Dan Wetzel of Yahoo Sports, Calipari said that he

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Kevin Love re-aggravated shoulder injury during Eastern Conference Finals celebration

Following the Cavaliers clinching their second-ever NBA Finals berth, Kevin Love spoke to the media for the first time since injuring his shoulder. While he said that he expects to be in a Cavaliers jersey for next season’s season opener, Love also said that he re-aggravated his shoulder injury during the celebration following the sweep of the

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Tickets to Cavaliers watch parties will be $5 for NBA Finals

The very popular watch parties at Quicken Loans Arena will not be free for the NBA Finals, like they were in the three previous rounds of the playoffs, the Cavaliers have announced. For their NBA Finals matchup against the Golden State Warriors, watch party tickets at the Q will cost $5. Doors will open an

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Delly Fever: Cavs team shop sold out of Matthew Dellavedova merchandise

Whether it is his allegedly dirty play or his overall performance in Kyrie Irving’s absence, Cleveland Cavaliers guard Matthew Dellavedova certainly has made a name for himself during his first trip to the postseason. With all of the hype surrounding the 24-year-old Australian, ESPN Cleveland’s Tony Cartagena reported on Friday afternoon that the Cavs team

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FanGraphs projects Indians as American League’s best rest-of-season team

Currently 22-26, it seems as though the Cleveland Indians are only looking up. This is certainly the case according to the baseball statistics website FanGraphs. FanGraphs, which has previously lauded the Indians organization, projects the Tribe will have the best rest-of-season winning percentage in the American League at .534. The Seattle Mariners, Cleveland’s host this weekend,

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Long snapper/burrito enthusiast Christian Yount waived by Browns

Long snapper Christian Yount has been waived by the Browns, general manager Ray Farmer announced on Friday. In Cleveland since 2011, The 26-year-old out of UCLA appeared in 53 games for the orange and brown. The long snapper registered three tackles and three assists with the Browns. Yount was signed as an undrafted free agent by the Tampa

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Indians place Carlos Santana on paternity list, Scott Atchison heads to DL

Before their four-game road series against the Mariners begins Thursday night, the Indians announced that they have placed first baseman Carlos Santana on the paternity list (with the birth of his first child) and Scott Atchison on the disabled list (left ankle sprain). To fill these two roster spots, the Indians announced that they have called-up

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Following one of the most incredible seasons in college football history, it seems as though players on the Ohio State football team are capitalizing on their good fortunes once again. Cardale Jones will grace the cover of ESPN Magazine (again). This time, it will be on their June college football preview issue which will have

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Indians players and coaches shave heads in support of Mike Aviles’ daughter

Many fans may sometimes forget at times, but professional athletes have actual lives (outside of sports) as well, just like every other person in the world. For Cleveland Indians infielder Mike Aviles, baseball became an afterthought earlier in May, when his four year-old daughter, Adriana, was diagnosed with leukemia. In support of Aviles’ family and Adriana

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Browns waive OL Nick McDonald

Following just one season in Cleveland, General Manager Ray Farmer announced on Wednesday that the Browns have waived offensive lineman Nick McDonald (with an injury designation). In his only season with the Browns, McDonald played in eight games (seven starts), all of which were at center, following Alex Mack’s season-ending broken fibula injury. The first six

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Yan Gomes to start for Indians on Sunday

For the first time since April 11, Cleveland Indians catcher, Yan Gomes will make his return to the starting lineup on Sunday. According to Paul Hoynes of Cleveland.com, Gomes will start on Sunday in the final game of a three game series against cross-state rival, the Cincinnati Reds. After an impressive 2014 season (including receiving

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Cardale Jones to throw out first pitch for Indians

Ohio State championship-winning quarterback Cardale Jones, who made it known on Twitter that he wanted to throw out the ceremonial first pitch at a Cleveland Indians game, has finally been granted his wish. On Thursday, the Cleveland Indians tweeted that Jones will be throwing out the first pitch on June 5, when the team takes

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Predictions Roundup: Experts weigh in on Eastern Conference Finals

With the Eastern Conference Finals featuring the top two teams in the East — the Cleveland Cavaliers and Atlanta Hawks — some experts from across the NBA gave their predictions. Zach Lowe, Grantland “If [Kyrie] Irving can rise to the occasion, then the league’s best overall player should have just enough weapons at his disposal to eke

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LeBron, Kyrie, and Tristan amongst Conference Finals best

With the Cleveland Cavaliers starting their Eastern Conference Finals series against the Atlanta Hawks Wednesday night, Jason McIntyre from The Big Lead released the names of his ten best players in the NBA’s Conference Finals. Three Cleveland players highlight the list, which is the second most of the four remaining teams (Golden State has four). The Cavaliers

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Buckeyes to host Virginia in Big Ten-ACC Challenge

The Big Ten-ACC Challenge has provided some of Ohio State’s most marquee non-conference games for the past few seasons. For the 2015-16 Buckeyes basketball team, that will be true once again. According to Brett McMurphy of ESPN, the Buckeyes will host ACC power Virginia in the upcoming Big Ten-ACC Challenge, on December 1. The Cavaliers, who went

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LeBron James gets shout out on The Price Is Right

Whether it is his play on the court, his headband, his relationship with his coach, or the fact that he is the best player in the world, LeBron James seems to be mentioned a lot, especially during these NBA Playoffs. On Monday morning’s The Price Is Right, a contestant said “Hi” to his family and

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Cavs-Bulls Injury Report for Game 5: Volume 1

Given that both the Cleveland Cavaliers and Chicago Bulls are dealing with a plauge of injuries heading into Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals, it’s worth checking in on both rosters before tipoff and totaling up a body count. Earlier on Tuesday, WFNY’s Kyle suggested that “the Cavaliers’ team injury report should just read, ‘Strained,’” as

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Video: LeBron James overruled coach David Blatt on final play

Following LeBron James’ game-winning buzzer-beater in Chicago Sunday afternoon James admitted that he “scratched” the original play that head coach David Blatt drew up. James’ full explanation on why he overruled Blatt: “To be honest, the play that was drawn up, I scratched it. I just told coach, ‘Give me the ball.’ We’re either going

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Bruce Chen to start for Indians on Saturday, Anthony Swarzak designated for assignment

The Indians officially announced on Saturday that they had called up pitcher Bruce Chen from Columbus and that pitcher Anthony Swarzak has been designated for assignment. The Indians announced this past week that Bruce Chen would be called-up from Triple-A Columbus and that he would be on the hill to start on Saturday against the Twins. The

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Karlos Dansby on Johnny Manziel: “He’s grown up right before our eyes”

Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel has received a lot of praise from his teammates recently since returning from rehab. Last week, Browns All-Pro tackle Joe Thomas said that Manziel is “night and day” from the person he was during his rookie season. On Tuesday, the trend continued, this time from veteran linebacker Karlos Dansby. In an

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