A look at the transition of basketball writing from opinion to analytical over the course of the last several years.
The Cleveland Cavaliers raised a Championship Banner on Tuesday night, and then they kicked off their 2016-17 season with an impressive 117-88 win over the New York Knicks.
The 2015-16 Cleveland Cavaliers stunned everyone when they came back from a 3-1 deficit to win the NBA Championship. Now, as the new season approaches, we look at what is in store for a team that is defending a title for the first time in franchise history.
The Olympics are over now for Kyrie Irving, but the next chapter of his career is only beginning. What is next for a 24-year-old star who has already accomplished so much in his career?
Taking sportsmanship to a ridiculous level… Sportsmanship is one of the most important lessons we can teach our kids with athletics. There’s teamwork and working toward goals and many other lessons as well, but sportsmanship is pretty high on the list. In life you find yourself competing and it’s good to know how to be
The Cleveland Cavaliers were ice cold from the floor in Tyronn Lue’s debut as head coach as they fell to the Chicago Bulls 96-83.
New York Knicks (2-3) 86 Cleveland Cavaliers (4-1) 96 Box Score The Cleveland Cavaliers started slowly on Wednesday night, making it two straight games in which they were less than magnificent in the first quarter after sleepwalking through Monday’s first quarter against the Philadelphia 76ers. The New York Knicks jumped to an 11-2 lead, looking
Miami Heat (1-1) – 92 Cleveland Cavaliers (2-1) – 102 Box Score Halloween is a time scares — of ghouls, ghosts, bogeyman, the undead, the demonic, the possessed, the menacing, evil, terrors, corporate sponsorship by the Mars candy company, witches, warlocks, magic potions, evil spells, monsters, and the deranged wielding rusty cutting utensils. It’s in
Can the Cavs break on through with the Big Three in Year 2?
After a hot start in the NBA Finals, Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving left Thursday’s Game 1 against the Golden State Warriors with an apparent knee injury. The team announced on Friday afternoon that Irving had an MRI that revealed he had a fractured left knee cap. In the coming days, Irving will have surgery
What do you remember about those 48 points LeBron James scored in Game 5? Think hard. It was eight years ago, after all. I’m sure plenty of people remember that LeBron James scored 29 of the Cleveland Cavaliers’ final 30 points1 on that fateful night against the Detroit Pistons. But think harder. What else do
With just over a week before Selection Sunday and the regular season coming to an end Sunday afternoon, Bovada has given the Buckeyes the 14th best odds to finish atop the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament and bring yet another championship back to Columbus. Tied with such powerhouses like Northern Iowa and Wichita State, Ohio State has
Cleveland Cavaliers (39-24) 120 Toronto Raptors (38-23) 112 [Box Score] Click here to sign up for WFNY’s Cleveland Cavaliers email newsletter Whether it be on WFNY podcasts or in previous posts here on WFNY, I’ve frequently said that there’s not too much to be taken away from one regular season NBA game. The NBA is
Philadelphia 76ers (10-39) 84 Cleveland Cavaliers (30-20) 97 [Box Score] Click here to sign up for WFNY’s Cleveland Cavaliers email newsletter The Cleveland Cavaliers’ revenge tour continued Monday night with a 97-84 win over the Philadelphia 76ers. One of this season’s low points came a few weeks ago when the Cavaliers lost to the Sixers.
Portland Trailblazers (32-14) 94 Cleveland Cavaliers (27-20) 99 [Box Score] Click here to sign up for WFNY’s Cleveland Cavaliers email newsletter The Cleveland Cavaliers came into Wednesday night’s game against the Portland Trailblazers with a 1-8 record this season without LeBron James. That matters, of course, because shortly before the start of this game, it
Chicago Bulls (27-16) 94 Cleveland Cavaliers (22-20) 108 [Box Score] Click here to sign up for WFNY’s Cleveland Cavaliers email newsletter The Cleveland Cavaliers have certainly had more than their fair share of ups and downs so far this season. There have been some serious struggles against much lesser teams. But on Monday night, the
Atlanta Hawks (18-7) 127 Cleveland Cavaliers (14-10) 98 [Box Score] Click here to sign up for WFNY’s Cleveland Cavaliers email newsletter At the end of the first quarter, the Cleveland Cavaliers were leading the Atlanta Hawks by a 34-26 margin. In what was hoped to be a good matchup between two of the Eastern Conference’s
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
Charlotte Hornets (6-18) 88 Cleveland Cavaliers (14-9) 97 [Box Score] Click here to sign up for WFNY’s Cleveland Cavaliers email newsletter Last season the Charlotte Bobcats were one of the NBA’s pleasant surprises. In the preseason last year there were a lot of hope that the Cavaliers would be the team to make the leap
Cleveland Cavaliers (12-7) 110 Brooklyn Nets (8-11) 88 [Box Score] Click here to sign up for WFNY’s Cleveland Cavaliers email newsletter So far this season, the script for the Cleveland Cavaliers has been to jump out to a good start in the first quarter. Then, as the bench came in late in the first and