Cavs could potentially bring in Kendrick Perkins not to help them on the court, but the veteran would could potentially help the transition following the roster overhaul, along with his experience and leadership in the locker room. With the departure of Channing Frye, a guy that keeps things going well behind the scenes is important. Essentially, Perkins’ contributions off the court are more important to the Cavs than his potential contributions on the court.
LeBron James and Kyrie Irving say that the Cavs lack an “enforcer” the day a report comes out surrounding Kendrick Perkins.
Veteran center Kendrick Perkins has reportedly agreed to a one-year deal to join the New Orleans Pelicans, bringing his storied Cleveland Cavaliers career to an end. His final numbers as a Cav: 17 games played with 2.6 points, 2.4 rebounds, 1.6 fouls, and 1.2 turnovers per game. Perk joined the Cavs in February after being
You can’t teach height. That’s not only one of the most hackneyed basketball cliches known to human kind, it’s also absolutely 100% true. The Cavaliers could always use some more height, thus the signing of Kendrick Perkins for the stretch run a season ago. As Perkins still sits unsigned in NBA free agency, the Cavaliers
Cleveland Cavaliers center Kendrick Perkins was pulled over in suburban Westlake, OH Wednesday morning as a result of an alleged dispute between he and his wife. The story is ongoing and few specifics have come out, and thus we encourage everyone to wait until more is revealed before making judgments about the situation. Here’s what we’ve
Charles Oakley made a living out of it. Bill Laimbeer, Dennis Rodman, Shaquille O’Neal—hell, even Zydrunas Ilgauskas, to a point—all played the role of Enforcer. When Oakley was setting screens for Michael Jordan, the message was clear that Cleveland native was there for one reason: To protect his team’s star. When LeBron James walked off
Only five members of the Cleveland Cavaliers have had the opportunity of playing with or against LeBron James in the playoffs: Mike Miller and James Jones (teammates with the Miami Heat), Shawn Marion and Brendan Haywood (2011 NBA Finals with the Dallas Mavericks), and a player that probably knows the most about him even though
It takes considerable force to knock a 6-foot-8-inch, 250-pound chiseled athlete off of his course when he is running at full speed. Unfortunately for LeBron James, he’s finding this out the hard way as he completed what was his second game in the last three for the Cavaliers wherein he received several hard fouls en
The Cleveland Cavaliers are a fun team to watch on the court with the fourth best record in the Eastern Conference at 38-24. The acquisitions of JR Smith, Iman Shumpert and Timofey Mozgov have completely changed the course of the season. Along with the winning, the team has seemingly come together and become a family off the
It’s every other Thursday again!? Has it been two weeks already? Have I run out of creative segues into the topics at hand in my version of the WFNY-W3’s (which sounds like a tasty wing joint and a tax form simultaneously)? The answer is a resounding “Yes!”. ♦♦♦ Leading off, Kendrick Perkins is a Cleveland Cavalier. How
According to ESPN.com, center Kendrick Perkins will sign with the Cleveland Cavaliers once his buyout with the Utah Jazz is completed. Perkins was traded to the Jazz from the Oklahoma City Thunder in a deadline deal this week, and a buyout option was considered likely. Perkins joined the Thunder from the Boston Celtics in 2011
In a world where 270-pound bruisers don’t exactly grow on trees, the Cleveland Cavaliers may soon have two of them on their roster. Yahoo! Sports’ Adrian Wojarowski reports that the Wine and Gold have suddenly become “strong frontrunners” in landing Kendrick Perkins, the 30-year-old center who helped the Boston Celtics win a title in 2008, following
While We’re Waiting serves up an breakfast buffet of WFNY-esque goodies for your daily viewing pleasure (on weekends too!!) Have something else you think we should see? Send it to our fancy tips email address at firstname.lastname@example.org. Talking about McCoy’s upcoming season and his future prospects: “Quarterback Colt McCoy redshirted his true freshman year at
Keeping up with the spirit of these playoffs here at WFNY, here is the game 3 recap of the Eastern Conference Semifinals between the No. 2 Boston Celtics and the No. 3 Orlando Magic. The winner will take on the Cavaliers/Hawks winner for the right to represent the East in the NBA Finals next month.
Cleveland Cavaliers (0-0) vs Boston Celtics (0-0) TD Banknorth Garden, Boston, MA Tuesday, October 28, 2008 8:00 PM EST TNT/WTAM Welcome back! It feels amazing to be previewing an actual, real NBA game again, and I couldn’t be more excited about the Cavaliers this year. It won’t be easy sailing to start, though, as the