Cavaliers

Time For LeBron To Power Forward

With the new-look Cavs, WFNY’s Jeff Nomina says LeBron James needs to alter his position within the team’s rotation going forward.

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Podcast

No half measures: Cavs break from the bad, reload roster – The Nail in the Coffin, Episode 108

WFNY’s Jeff Nomina joined Tom and Travis on The Nail in the Coffin podcast to talk the Cavs’ roster reload and what it means going forward.

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Cavaliers

Hope for fun to return for Cavs

With the complete overhaul of the roster on Thursday’s NBA trade deadline, hope is back that the Cleveland Cavaliers can return to being fun to watch again.

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Cavaliers

Will Gibson returns to talk Cavs remodel and WFNYX

WFNY cannot decide if the Cavs trades are bigger or the fact Will Gibson needed to make a return trip to discuss them. Either way…

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Cavaliers, Headlines

Cavs get George Hill and Rodney Hood too: NBA Trade Deadline

Dwyane Wade back to Miami, a whole slew of youthful wings back to Cleveland and somehow Koby Altman rid the roster of some bad contracts. Here we go.

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LeBron’s Free Agency, Love’s Injury, and IT’s Issues: Weekly Wine and Gold

What to make of all the latest Cavs news and rumors.

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Cavaliers, Multimedia

Ty Lue focused on current Cavs players amidst trade rumors: WFNY TV

Cavaliers head coach Ty Lue spoke about trade rumors and how he’s handling his team prior to the NBA trade deadline.

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Cavaliers, Multimedia

Keeping Brooklyn Pick Helps Cavs Keep LeBron: WFNY TV (Video)

WFNY’s Jeff Nomina argues that making LeBron happy right now won’t make him happy next year, and that should be the Cavaliers’ real goal.

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Podcast

Now what? Cavs left with long odds in pursuit of Warriors – The Nail in the Coffin, Episode 105

Nick Carrabine is back on The Nail as the guys discuss what has happened to J.R. Smith, Isaiah Thomas’ fit and whether he’s playable against Golden State, and whether Ty Lue is getting the most out of this Cavs roster.

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Cavaliers

High hopes, what ifs, and fake news: The NBA Trade Deadline

With the NBA Trade Deadline looming, WFNY looks at some of the deals that did (and didn’t) go down in recent years.

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Cavaliers

Summer trade of Brendan Haywood could carry 300% tax rate for Cavs

Last Thursday’s trade deadline was a fairly quiet affair for the Cleveland Cavaliers. Sure, you can discuss the merits of Kendrick Perkins and his presence as a fourth big for this streaking team. But largely, the most impactful Cavs news from last week was a non-transaction. After some recent speculation from the blogosphere, the Cavs

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Cavaliers

Stack of All Trades: Sorting through the NBA Trade Deadline

Thursday’s NBA trade deadline saw some 11 trades—or more, if you count the different portions of three- and four-way deals independently—move nearly 40 NBA players, the rights to four non-NBA players, and about a dozen draft picks. Players and picks flew across the league like barnyard animals in Twister, and just as suddenly. Even the Association’s foremost news breaker

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Cavaliers

Rummaging through the bargain big bin

As we inch closer to Thursday’s 3 p.m. NBA trade deadline, the Cleveland Cavaliers are (still) actively looking for a fourth rotational big man due to the state of affairs behind Kevin Love, Timofey Mozgov, and Tristan Thompson. Brendan Haywood is at the end of the road as he cannot even get meaningful minutes in

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Cavaliers

Breaking down the arrival of Spencer Hawes to Cleveland

A detailed look at Cleveland’s newest headband-wearing big man The Nitty Gritty The Cavaliers acquired 25-year old Spencer Hawes from the Philadelphia 76ers in exchange for a package of Earl Clark, Henry Sims, and two second-round picks in this year’s draft. Hawes is set to be a free agent at the end of the season

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General

While We’re Waiting… Welcome to Cleveland, Spencer Hawes

While We’re Waiting is a space on the WaitingForNextYear website where we share links every day. We’ve been doing it for about four years or so. Denny Mayo used to be much more amusing with his intros, if you recall. You know the drill: Email us with suggestions at tips@waitingfornextyear.com. Spencer Hawes certainly fits offensively, but does

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Headlines

Cavs and Clippers talking Zeller-Bullock swap

(4pm EST Update: This didn’t happen.) As the Cavaliers look to get something of substance for Luol Deng, they appear to be also discussing back-up plans at the small forward spot. ESPN.com’s Brian Windhorst, who continues to crush the Cavs beat from 500 miles away, reports that David Griffin’s team is exploring a deal that

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General

While We’re Waiting… Are the Cavs buyers or sellers?

Cleveland sports fans are waiting. Thus, while we’re all waiting, the WFNY editors thought you might enjoy reading. Because you never know how long we might be waiting. So here are assorted reading goodies for you to enjoy. Send more good links for tomorrow’s edition to tips@waitingfornextyear.com. My good friend at FTS shares the usual options,

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Headlines

NBA trade deadline passes; no new moves from Cavaliers

The NBA’s trade 3 pm deadline came and went for the Cleveland Cavaliers, apparently without any trades being made. Daniel Gibson, Marreese Speights, Omri Casspi and Luke Walton are all still Cavaliers. The Cavs did make a trade last month with the Memphis Grizzlies of course, which brought them Marreese Speights, guards Wayne Ellington and

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Cavaliers

The Diff: Cavalier notes on Tristan, turnovers, trades, etc

Thanks so much to all of our WFNY readers (even my friend Terry Pluto) for sharing, liking and commenting on last week’s edition of The Diff about Michael Bourn. I’m heading back to basketball this week to share an assortment of thoughts as the team begins the second half tonight. Tristan Thompson’s progress One of

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Headlines

Eric Gordon to be inactive for national game against Cavaliers

Though the ESPN trucks are rolling into Cleveland for the team’s first nationally televised game of the season, the New Orleans Hornets will be without star shooting guard Eric Gordon who continues to have issues with his troublesome knee. “It might be painful for awhile,” Gordon said on Tuesday. “If there’s no fracture then I

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