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Twelve in a Row—Los Angeles Clippers at Cleveland Cavaliers: Behind the Box Score

Los Angeles Clippers (33-17) 94 Cleveland Cavaliers (31-20) 105 Box Score Thursday night’s game between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the visiting Los Angeles Clippers had all the enticing qualities of a potentially great early February NBA game. The Cavaliers entered with an 11 game winning streak, just outside striking distance of the longest winning streak

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Cavs Streaking, Dancing Sharks, and Big Burritos: While We’re Waiting…

The Bad News Browns have struck again! Wednesday afternoon, we learned the Browns could be in hot water for Ray Farmer’s Texts From the Press Box and that Kyle Shanahan made a THIRTY-TWO point Powerpoint justifying his exit from the organization. And all this on the heels of Johnny Manziel checking into treatment and Josh

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Cleveland Browns facing serious consequences for Farmer’s in-game texts to sidelines

There’s snow in the forecast for Cleveland, Ohio, but it’s not the cold and powdery white substance that fills driveways and roads that Cleveland Browns fans are worried about right now, but the F-5 shit storm in which the Browns are currently smack dab in the center. Mark Kay Cabot of NEOMG reported that the Browns are

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Behind the Box Score: Cleveland Cavaliers at Minnesota Timberwolves

Cleveland Cavaliers (29-20) 106 Minnesota Timberwolves (8-39) 90 Box Score Saturday night was the event for which everyone around the NBA has been with mild interest for months: the not-so-heralded return of Kevin Love to Minnesota. The Minnesota Timberwolves production team or PR team or marketing staff turned a dozen or so heads this week

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Browns name Kevin O’Connell new quarterbacks coach

Alex Marvez from FOX Sports has reported that the Browns will hire Kevin O’Connell as the new quarterbacks coach. Kurt Roper will join him as an offensive assistant. It was known that the Browns were to interview O’Connell earlier this week. O’Connell will join John DeFilippo (or “Flip” for the “hip” folks out there) on

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Kyrie Irving named to 2015 All-Star Team

Sources have told ESPN.com that Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving will be on the 2015 Eastern Conference All-Star team. Dave McMenamin broke the news on Twitter Thursday evening. The reserves for the NBA All-Star teams are set to be announced Thursday night on TNT during a special pregame show that begins at 7 PM. The “TNT

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Putting the Cavs’ Pieces Together

When LeBron James announced that he would return to the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Cavs traded for Kevin Love soon after, many assumed it would be nothing but champagne and caviar as the Cavs cruised to 75 wins and a title. Okay, not everyone had the Cavs being the best team in the history of

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Portland Trail Blazer Robin Lopez gets “got” by Cavs mascot Moondog

Portland Trail Blazers center Robin Lopez has been terrorizing mascots throughout the NBA all season. But when he made a declaration of war against Cleveland’s own costumed ambassador to the public, Cavaliers mascot Moondog wasn’t going to take it lying down. Lopez has achieved a sort of infamy from his penchant for harassing NBA mascots.

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Six Down and Six Up. Oklahoma City Thunder vs. Cleveland Cavaliers: Behind the Box Score

Oklahoma City Thunder (22-22) 98 Cleveland Cavaliers (25-20) 108 Box Score After ending their six-game losing streak last Thursday night against the Los Angeles Lakers, the Cleveland Cavaliers entered Sunday afternoon’s game on a five-game winning streak following their best performance of the year against the Charlotte Hornets on Friday night. Before Sunday’s contest against

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EVERYBODY SCORES! Cavs vs Hornets: Behind the Box Score

Charlotte Hornets (18-26) 90 Cleveland Cavaliers (24-20) 129 Box Score It was just last Thursday that I wrote in this space about how the Cavaliers broke free from the grip of the six-game losing streak that had been suffocating them since the start of 2015. Was it only eight days ago? Nay, it couldn’t have

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Browns Pro Bowlers early selections in team drafts

While the Cleveland Browns were yet again left out of the NFL’s end-of-season tournament for all the marbles, they’re showing yet again that they have premium talent at non-quarterback positions. In what could be viewed as a concession that the Pro Bowl is a farce, the NFL stopped dividing the Pro Bowl teams into AFC

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LeBron James visited Ray Allen in Miami to recruit him to the Cavaliers

Right now the award for GM of the Year could either go to either Dave Griffin or LeBron James, depending on who is more responsible for the Cleveland Cavalier front office moves.1 ESPN’s Dave McMenamin has reported that the Cavaliers forward  met with former teammate and currently retired shooting guard Ray Allen during James’ recent break

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Billion-dollar franchises and your brain on empty calories: While We’re Waiting…

Another year, another disastrous ending to the Cleveland Browns’ season, and another offensive coordinator to blame for the team’s struggles. Let’s hope new offensive coordinator John DeFilippo lasts longer than a campaign for city council. Sweet Moses, do I see trendy culinary treats moving into right field? Yesterday, the Cleveland Indians announced that as part

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Browns hire John DeFilippo as offensive coordinator

Tuesday evening, it was reported that the Browns were expected to interview Marty Mornhinweg for the team’s vacant offensive coordinator position, who previously worked for the New York Jets and Philadelphia Eagles in the same position. That report was then refuted, and other reports surfaced that tied the Browns to St. Louis Rams quarterback coach

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Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Los Angeles Clippers: Behind the Box Score

Cleveland Cavaliers (21-20) 126 Los Angeles Clippers (26-14) 121 Box Score On Thursday night, the Cleveland Cavaliers ended their six-game losing streak (that felt like a 20-game losing streak) with a 126-121 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers. They followed up their victory over the Lakers by playing a game on Friday night against the

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Cavs coach David Blatt took the team bowling

How do you pull a plane full of basketball players out of a downward tailspin? By taking them bowling, of course. The plane is metaphorical, but the bowling is all too real. Chris Haynes of the Northeast Ohio Media Group reported that Cavaliers coach David Blatt took the team bowling Thursday morning in lieu of practicing. While I don’t think

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Cavaliers, General

Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Los Angeles Lakers: Behind the Box Score

Cleveland Cavaliers (20-20) 109 Los Angeles Lakers (12-28) 102 Box Score Whooooo! Rejoice, the streak is over! Ready to do some jumping jacks and run a 5K now you’ve had that massive weight lifted off your shoulder? The streak is over! The Cleveland Cavaliers ended their six game losing streak with a 109-102 victory over

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Ohio Statement

Bartenders were shooing patrons out of the uptown Dallas bar as a group of people in the corner drunkenly belted out Carmen Ohio with a fraction of the grace with which Cie Grant sings it. In the corner, I sipped the remnants of my beverage in the midst of a game of Big Buck Hunter

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Deep Ball Devin Smith

Playing wide receiver for The Ohio State University isn’t always going to attract the most attention. Even though great receivers like Cris Carter, David Boston, and Terry Glenn all once called Columbus home, if you go to Ohio State to play wideout you’re going to be overshadowed by someone else. Running back has always been

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Dion Waiters “a little bitter” about timing of his trade

The great thing about professional sports at the highest level in this country is that people will pay you outrageous sums of money to play a game for a living. One of the bummers is that you seldom have a chance to play in front of your hometown friends and family, unless you’re drafted by

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