Although he hasn’t been part of it the last three seasons, Thomas has been able to watch the rivalry between the Cavs and Warriors be born from afar. Unfortunately for him, the point guard was forced to watch the first matchup between the two on Christmas Day less than a month ago while continuing to recover from his hip injury, although this time he was able to watch from the sidelines, rather than on his television in Boston. Monday night, he will have the opportunity to take part in the rivalry for the first time, a moment that he is excited for even though he believes it’s “just another game”.
The Trilogy. The Rubber Match. The 2017 NBA Finals.
WFNY’s Jacob Rosen provides a salary cap overview for where things stand entering the NBA free agency period for the Warriors, Cavs, Celtics and Spurs.
Andrew and Craig discuss the post-David Griffin Cleveland Cavaliers.
LeBron James and the Cavaliers might have only been champs for a year, but the accomplishment lives forever.
The Cleveland Cavaliers won their first championship on June 19 2016, and no one can take that away from Cavs fans. It might be a year ago, but the memory is fresh.
As much as we want to judge Durant based on his decision, we as NBA consumers decided our currency would be championships.
Golden State Warriors – 129 Cleveland Cavaliers – 120 [Box Score] It’s hard to appreciate at the end of a disappointing season, but the Cavaliers’ squad of the last three years will likely go down as one of Cleveland fans’ very favorite teams of all time. LeBron James’ return and the subsequent trade for Kevin
Draymond Green was ejected until he wasn’t, Zaza Pachulia punched Shump in the nuts, but Kyrie drops 40 and LeBron puts up yet another triple-double in a huge win for the Cavs.
The Cleveland Cavaliers are down 3-0 in the 2017 NBA Finals, but are they are out? The Cavs are in a similar position as last season, so they can never be counted out.
Losing in the NBA Finals really hurts, but it’s a chance you have to take every single time. The Cavaliers need to work to change and get better, but not by changing who they are drastically.
The Cleveland Cavaliers won the NBA championship in 2016, but it doesn’t appear likely to be repeated this year.
The Cavaliers had a six-point lead with three minutes to go, but it still wasn’t enough to hold off the juggernaut Golden State Warriors in Game 3.
These NBA Finals have not been an indictment of the Cavaliers.
The Golden State Warriors have more talent than the Cleveland Cavaliers and are now setup to win the 2017 NBA Finals. But, why on Earth do they get a pass for everything they do that LeBron James and the Cavs have been called out for over the years?
Anecdotally, the Cleveland Cavaliers are in the same position they were a year ago when they won the title. Realistically, despite the desire for hope, this deficit feels totally different.
Golden State Warriors – 132 Cleveland Cavaliers – 113 [Box Score] The Cavaliers did better than their Game 1 performance. Better wasn’t good enough. The question that lingers after a 132-113 loss to the Golden State Warriors in Game 2 of the NBA Finals is if even the Cavs’ best would be enough. It felt like
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The 2016-17 Cleveland Cavaliers are worlds removed from the Cleveland Spiders of 1899, yet a thread connects them.
With the NBA Finals finally upon us, Kyle shares some random thoughts on the impending Cavs-Warriors showdown.