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The Art of the Nutmeg: While We’re Waiting

LeBron James continues to defy logic with his passing, but raised the bar yet again with a nutmeg pass in Cleveland’s win over the Minnesota Timberwolves.

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Cavaliers

No Love, No Problem: Cavs-Timberwolves, Behind the Box Score

Cleveland Cavaliers (38-16) 116 Minnesota Timberwolves (21-35) 108 Box Score Tuesday night’s game in Minnesota was supposed to be another homecoming for Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love. The big man was to play back in the place where he spent his first six years in the NBA before being traded to the wine and gold

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WWW

Andrew Wiggins and sports analytics debates: While We’re Waiting

Andrew Wiggins continues to be a hotly debated player on the internet. Is doesn’t seem fair or accurate to declare that his career is already a bust. Even with all of the analytics.

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Headlines

David Blatt will receive championship ring from Cavs

The Cleveland Cavaliers are set to get their championship rings in roughly one month’s time and former head coach David Blatt will be one of the recipients.

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Cavaliers

On Target in the Target Center: Cavs-Wolves, Behind the Box Score

Cleveland Cavaliers (25-9) 125 Minnesota Timberwolves (12-25) 99 Box Score “Grampa, did Andrew Wiggins really play for the Cavaliers?” my grandson will ask me in the not-so-distant future; his big eyes full of curiosity and wonder. “Well, Chewbacca Jr.,” I’ll say as we ride our hoverboards through Instagram Arena to get a halftime order of

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WWW

Waiting to Exhale: While We’re Waiting…

Good morning, Blawg Pound. I’m coming to you on this Thursday morning on the road from my second home, Columbus! Of course, it’s for work travel, but I’ve been able to hit up some of the delicious food choices that I don’t get in Northeast Ohio. Anyhow, enough small talk because OH MY GOD KEVIN

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Headlines

Did Andrew Wiggins spurning LRMR lead to his trade?

As he always does when joining for a segment with Tony Rizzo and WKNR’s “Really Big Show,” ESPN.com basketball scribe Brian Windhorst provided some excellent insight in to the Cleveland Cavaliers and their current wart-filled winning streak. Windy discussed Kevin Love’s offensive struggles, the team’s lack of “plays”, and LeBron James’ wrist. But what may

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Cavaliers

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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Andrew Wiggins and Joel Embiid in the news for opposite reasons: While We’re Waiting…

Happy Monday, you guys. If you’re in the midst of a three-day weekend, here’s hoping you’re enjoying it. So Pats and Seahawks, huh? While that New England game was a bust and a half, the final three game minutes plus the overtime period of the Seattle-Green Bay game may have very well been one of

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Cavaliers, Top 10 Cleveland Sports Stories of 2014

Whole Lotto Love — WFNY’s Top 10 Cleveland Sports Stories of 2014: No. 3

If you thought that 2013 was one crazy year in the world of Cleveland Sports, 2014 once again proved that there is rarely a dull moment. There were good times and bad, hirings and firings, wins and losses, homecomings and award winners. As the year comes to a close, like we have done the last

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Andrew Wiggins, underappreciated Cleveland stars and Cavs Vines: While We’re Waiting…

Last week, I shared five different top-five lists as a way to ring out 2014. I wrote that post not knowing if I’d do another While We’re Waiting this year since I usually take Thursdays and Christmas Day and New Year’s Day are Thursdays this year. But looky here, I’m back! I’m subbing for TD

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Cavaliers, Featured, General

Minnesota Timberwolves v. Cleveland Cavaliers: Behind the Box Score

Minnesota Timberwolves (5-22) 104 Cleveland Cavaliers (17-10) 125 Box Score It was hard to have feelings of remorse after the Cleveland Cavaliers trounced the Minnesota Timberwolves 125-104 in what will hopefully become a vintage 2014-15 Cavaliers performance. There’s an urban legend among the professional basketball-averse that there are only a few good teams in the

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Podcast

Dave Sterling and Brian Spaeth talk into microphones – WFNY Podcast – 2014-11-19

While I’m on vacation, Dave Sterling is again fulfilling hosting duties. This time he talks to Brian Spaeth for the first time. They’ve never really spoken before, so this is about as fresh an interaction as it goes. Brian’s You Wake Up podcast Sports talk radio commercials Sports talk radio in general Draft Day the movie

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Andrew Wiggins Swingman commercial pokes fun at Cavs tenure

This new Adidas spot for Andrew Wiggins is pretty funny. The premise is that there is a guy who is something of a body double for Wiggins and they set up the whole thing about how he needs to be like Wiggins and then when he pops out of the locker room, there is one

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WWW

LeBron’s return highlights offseason of Cavs oddities: While We’re Waiting…

It’s heeeeeere…

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Headlines

T-Wolves to hype Andrew Wiggins with “Midnight Madness” dunk contest

Dunk on, young man.

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Headlines

Kevin Love is a Cleveland Cavalier

Through several reports (including Adrian Wojnarowski, ESPN, and Sam Amico, among many others) and now confirmed by the Cavaliers themselves, the Cleveland Cavaliers officially acquired Kevin Love today in exchange for Andrew Wiggins, Anthony Bennett, and Miami’s 2015 first round pick (which comes with top ten protection for this year and heads to Philadelphia in

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Headlines

Report: Timberwolves publish newspaper ad with Wiggins, Bennett

We’re all anticipating some sort of announcement today regarding Kevin Love being traded to the Cleveland Cavaliers. With that expectation, the Minnesota Timberwolves have taken out an ad in the early Sunday edition of the St. Paul Pioneer Press, according to John Shipley. The ad has pictures of the last two number one picks in

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Headlines

Cavs to aquire Love, sign to five-year contract extension

Could the Cavs get a 25-year-old All-Star under contract until 2020? It appears so.

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Andrew Wiggins hasn’t spoken with LeBron James, doesn’t know what to say

Poor Andrew Wiggins. Regardless of how anyone feels about Andrew Wiggins, Kevin Love or anything else, you’ve got to feel for the kid living in limbo. This interview with ESPN is awfully awkward and Wiggins admits he hasn’t talked to LeBron James at all. [Also see: T-Wolves owner: Love likely traded Aug. 23 or 24] See

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