Cavs 109, T-Wolves 95: Just Like Old Times

Remember all those blowouts last year? Well, things were just like old times at the Q last night. And that suites LeBron James just fine. “A win is a win,” said James.  “We’re okay with having ones where our starters don’t have to play a lot, and we’re okay where we have to finish the

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While We’re Waiting… Mo’s All-Star Bid, Thad Gibson’s Draft Stock, and Ridiculous Rotation Players

While We’re Waiting serves as the early morning gathering of WFNY-esque information for your viewing pleasure. Have something you think we should see? Send it to our tips email at tips@waitingfornextyear.com. Sometime Thursday morning or early afternoon, the All-Star reserves will be getting a phone call or e-mail letting them know they’re invited to Dallas

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Coach Brown, Meet Cedric Jackson

I had the chance to talk to the newest Cavalier and former CSU Viking Cedric Jackson. When Delonte West went down with his finger injury, many commenters here were hopeful that Cedric might get the call. Known as a defensive specialist (DPOY in the Horizon League his senior year) Cedric seemed to be a logical

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Cavaliers Preview Game #47: Timberwolves at Cavs

Minnesota Timberwolves (9-37) vs Cleveland Cavaliers (35-11) Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland, OH Wednesday, January 27, 2010 7:00 PM EST FSOH/WTAM Rarely am I truly shocked when I do a statistical breakdown/analysis of a team in preparation for writing up a preview. If I’m being honest, though, I was truly shocked at just how awful the

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The Ex Files: Gentlemen Jim and Kenny

Its an extremely slow news day here in the 216/440. Not exactly chock full of things to talk about, so I figured it would be nice to check in with two old friends. Kenny Lofton, who was last seen being held up at third by Joel Skinner (UGH!), will be inducted into the Indians Hall

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Pre-Super Bowl NFL Notes

The Browns have been out of it for what seems like an eternity.  Josh Cribbs is in his hotel in Miami prepping for the Pro Bowl.  All that we really had to cheer for last week was against people.  But I am going to go out on a limb and guess that you are all

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Holmgren Report: Defensive Line

Now that The Big Show Mike Holmgren has shored up his front office roster, it’s time for him–and for us–to look at the team’s roster. We’ve borrowed from the Department of Homeland Security and will be looking at each position group day by day, finishing with a roster upgrade ranking based on need. Check back

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Mike Holmgren Still Undecided About QB Situation

While the quarterback situation may not be labeled “severe” when it comes to a roster addition, it continues to be the most important part of an offense that was among the worst in the NFL through the air.  And for this reason, it comes as no surprise that team president Mike Holmgren was confronted once

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While We’re Waiting… Loving Delonte, Hafner Gives Back and LeBron’s “Star Treatment”

While We’re Waiting serves as the early morning gathering of WFNY-esque information for your viewing pleasure. Have something you think we should see? Send it to our tips email at tips@waitingfornextyear.com How can you not love Delonte West? [Video Grzegorek/'64 and Counting]

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Witness the Greatness That is Lebron James

I know we had a detailed recap of last night’s 92-91 Cavs win over Miami, but I must go a tad deeper. If the Wine and Gold end up as the #1 seed in the East, we will look back at this juncture of the season with true amazement. This is where Lebron James is

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The 5-Hole: Blue Jackets News and Notes – 1/26/10

Every Tuesday, WFNY’s The 5-Hole brings you up to date with the goings-on of the CBJ… The Week That Was This Week: 1-2-0, 2 points Overall: 20-25-9, 49 points (5th division; 14th conference) The Jackets had chances this week, but just couldn’t put it all together. They’ve struggled on the road all season, and despite

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Manny Acta Lights Up the Crowd at Town Hall Meeting

Newly acquired Indians skipper Manny Acta took to the stage last night for a crowd of season ticket holders for what was deemed a town hall meeting.  Acta gave a few of his thoughts, steered by Sports Time Ohio’s Matt Underwood, but then proceeded to take questions from the audience for a special that will

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Cavaliers Don’t Have To Make A Trade, but Have No Reason Not To Either

I love NBA trade season. Absolutely love it. Everything about it. I love spending time breaking down rumors of trades that have no realistic chance of ever happening. I love scouring the internet for every little tidbit and whisper I can find. I love debating the merits of potential trades with friends and readers of

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Holmgren Report: Linebackers

Now that The Big Show Mike Holmgren has shored up his front office roster, it’s time for him–and for us–to look at the team’s roster. We’ve borrowed from the Department of Homeland Security and will be looking at each position group day by day, finishing with a roster upgrade ranking based on need. Check back

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Cavs 92, Heat 91: MVP, MVP, MVP

Since this is what you want to see, let’s just lead with the dunk… [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7oThsdhzlx4] Here’s the caveat for last night’s game against the Heat. We were  playing a Miami team that had won 5 of their last 7 games. We were playing a team with outstanding guard play down our top 2 PGs. After

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While We’re Waiting… LeBron’s Hardware, Shapiro’s Addition, Shaq/Amare Coexisting, and 10 Cent Beer Night

While We’re Waiting serves as the early morning gathering of WFNY-esque information for your viewing pleasure. Have something you think we should see? Send it to our tips email at tips@waitingfornextyear.com. He’s pretty good… “LeBron James was named Eastern Conference Player of the Week for the fourth time this season and the 24th time in

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Cavaliers Preview Game #46: Cavs at Heat

Cleveland Cavaliers (34-11) vs Miami Heat (23-20) American Airlines Arena, Miami, FL Monday, January 25, 2010 7:30 PM EST NBATV, FSOH/WTAM Despite the injury bug finally starting to catch up to the Cavaliers a little bit, the team continues to try to keep on keepin’ on as they find ways to win night after night.

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NBA Trade Rumors: Finnan on Amare and Jamison

The hot topic of the day has no doubt been the news that a trade between the Cavaliers and Suns has been at least discussed in which the Cavs would get All-Star big man Amare Stoudemire. Count me in the camp that is skeptical that such a deal would be made, and also the Amare

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And Then, There Were Two

*Sorry, I do not put the Texans and Jaguars in this category. As many have pointed out, the New Orleans Saints victory yesterday put them into their first ever Super Bowl. This now leaves the Detroit Lions and your Cleveland Browns as the only teams who have yet to reach a Super Bowl. The Saints

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Holmgren Report: Defensive Backs

Now that The Big Show Mike Holmgren has shored up his front office roster, it’s time for him–and for us–to look at the team’s roster. We’ve borrowed from the Department of Homeland Security and will be looking at each position group day by day, finishing with a roster upgrade ranking based on need. Check back

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