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Keep Resting LeBron James: While We’re Waiting

In the grand debate, given the way we now view success in the NBA, LeBron James should be resting more, not less.

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Podcast

The Hot Sports Boys fix Sports Officiating

The Hot Sports Boys are once again fighting those fat cats in Washington! Not really. They’re discussing and dismantling the traditions of officiating sports.

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Cavaliers

The Cavs and 3fficiency

The NBA may be seeing an uptick in three-point shooting as a whole, but the Cavs are leading this charge.

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Podcast

Kevin Durant’s OKC return vs. LeBron’s with Will Burge

Will Burge talks sports media, and talks about the comparison between Kevin Durant’s return to OKC versus LeBron’s first trip back to Cleveland with the Miami Heat.

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WWW

The Knicks are a joke, but Adam Silver isn’t: While We’re Waiting

The New York Knicks have found plenty of ways to embarrass themselves over the past week, but NBA commissioner Adam Silver’s quick resolution demonstrates once again not only why he’s the best commissioner in sports, but also why having a strong leader matters in sports.

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Cavaliers

Exploring RPM

And the beat goes on. First, it was Ben Alamar, ESPN’s Director of Sports Analytics, who created quite the kerfuffle with his initial Kyrie Irving post on Dec. 22. Now, Jeremias Engelmann, the creator of ESPN’s Real Plus-Minus statistic, continued the lighting-rod topic with a follow-up post on Wednesday. The two posts have centered on a main

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Cavaliers

Kyrie’s on a Role

Kyrie Irving has seen a substantial jump in his assist rate. WFNY’s Jeff Nomina takes a look at why this has been the case.

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A banner night in Cleveland: Cavs vs Knicks, Behind the Box Score

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.

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2016-2017 NBA predictions and problems

The Cleveland Cavaliers are about to being the 2016-2017 season, so WFNY takes an in-depth look at the entire league and what to expect across all teams.

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2016-17 Cleveland Cavaliers Season Preview

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.

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WWW

What is next for Kyrie Irving? While We’re Waiting

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?

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So that’s what losing feels like: Cavaliers vs Raptors, Behind the Box Score

For the first time in the 2016 playoffs the Cleveland Cavaliers lost a game, falling to the Toronto Raptors 99-84 in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals.

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North Coast vs. The North: Cavaliers – Raptors Eastern Conference Finals Preview

The Cleveland Cavaliers will face the Toronto Raptors in the Eastern Conference Finals. Who are the Raptors, and how big of a threat are they to Cleveland?

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WWW

Unnecessary Cavaliers angst and a post about Nothing: While We’re Waiting

The Cleveland Cavaliers are heavy favorites against the Toronto Raptors in the Eastern Conference Finals, so there’s nothing to worry about. Right?

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Cavaliers

ESPN, Steph Curry, LeBron James and the over-covered athlete

Just because Steph Curry is a nemesis to the rest of the league doesn’t mean ESPN shouldn’t give players like him and LeBron James all the coverage they can.

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Cavaliers

Battling the Birds: Cavaliers – Hawks Eastern Conference Semifinals Preview

WFNY’s preview of the Cavs and Hawks series for the second round of the Eastern Conference Playoffs.

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Podcast

2016 NBA Playoffs – The Cavs Sweep the Pistons – WFNY Podcast No. 489

It didn’t always feel easy, but the Cavs swept the Pistons. Brian Spaeth returns to the podcast to discuss.

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Border War: Cavaliers – Pistons Playoff Preview

The 2015-16 Cleveland Cavaliers frustrated local fans all season long. The team’s inconsistent play, unusual coaching moves (including changing out the head coach), and general attitude seemed to just rub Northeast Ohio the wrong way. All that regular season angst can now be stored under the bed. The Cavaliers clinched the top seed in the

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Headlines

NBA announces approval of official jersey sponsorships

The National Basketball Association is the most progressive of the major North American sports leagues. For many, it was only a matter of time until this day arrived. If you followed the world of sports business, then you probably knew that the NBA would be the league to make the first move: jersey sponsorship advertisements

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General

I’m just glad Mamba is finally out

A year-long retirement ceremony is a bit much, so one WFNY writers is glad that the man they call the Black Mamba is finally done playing basketball.

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