Thanks to an incredible game by LeBron James and some strong defense in the fourth quarter, the Cavs beat the Pacers, 100-97, to tie the series, 1-1. Now it’s off to Indianapolis for the next two games. Game 3 tips off at 7 p.m. ET Friday night.
The Cavs’ offense was dismal in Game 1 Sunday night, to say the least. Due to that, WFNY’s Kyle Kelly believes the Cavs need to make two changes to the starting lineup ahead of Game 2 Wednesday night.
After only scoring 80 points in Game 1, we can all hope that the Cavaliers play much better offensively the rest of the postseason.
With just one practice under their belt together, the new-look Cavs not only dominated the Celtics in Boston, but they did so while looking energetic and rejuvenated all while having fun and seemingly being unstoppable offensively.
LeBron James has earned the right to handle his business however he sees fit. There are undeniable implications. That’s what it’s like to be the most powerful athlete in the history of professional sports.
A key part of the Cavs’ championship run in 2016, J.R. Smith has struggled since winning his first title ring. It seems to be the reason that the Cavaliers have included him in a number of trade offers.
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.
John Dorsey replacing Sashi Brown, transitioning from collecting assets to acquiring players, and (against all odds) keeping Hue Jackson on the latest NitC podcast.
It’s only been five games this season, but J.R. Smith is off to the worst start of his career by a wide margin. Here’s to hoping he works things out, finds his groove, and gives the Cavs a jolt of offense to ease some of the burden off of LeBron James.
Three games in and Dwyane Wade has asked to go to the bench and lead the Cavaliers’ second unit.
Reliving the Cavs’ Game 4 victory with a slew of highlights.
Kevin Durant tried to deflate the fanbase, but J.R. Smith unwittingly gave us all enough of a sliver to hope for more in the NBA Finals.
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.
The reigning NBA champions may be considered underdogs—again. But here’s why they will win back-to-back titles.
As good as the Cavaliers have been shooting the ball this season, it’s gotten better during the NBA Playoffs.
The Cavs have dominated so far this postseason with two straight sweeps. Draymond Green thinks they’re boring.
LeBron James and the Cavs dominated the Raptors yet again in a home playoff game.
Cavs guard J.R. Smith was held out of the second half with a hamstring injury. Could this have an impact on the rest of the first round?
A look around the rest of the NBA as the Cleveland Cavaliers and Indiana Pacers get ready for Game 2.
Another triple-double for LeBron, but this time met with plenty of help from his friends.