Luke Harangody goes legend against Wizards, then back to D-League

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I’m fairly certain that no player has ever led his team in both points and rebounds during an NBA game one night, and then been sent immediately down to the NBA’s Developmental League that following morning. That is until Luke Harangody did as much for the Cleveland Cavaliers this weekend. Harangody played for the Canton

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While We’re Waiting…Benches Clear, Indians Win, and Cavs beat Wizards

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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. Shin-Soo Choo wins it late for Tribe:  “The Indians stood up for Shin-Soo Choo on Saturday and Choo reciprocated by standing up for his

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April 14th, 1992: Cavs beat Bulls 115-100, prep for postseason push

Twenty years ago today, Brad Daugherty scored 21 points on 7 of 9 shooting while leading the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 115-100 home win over the Chicago Bulls. Daugherty also grabbed 9 rebounds that day, and completely dominated Bulls center Bill Cartwright who was only able to score 4 points on 2 of 8 shooting in

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Cavaliers recall Luke Harangody from Canton Charge

Gody’s back. The Cleveland Cavaliers announced today that they have recalled forward Luke Harangody from the Canton Charge. He was sent down to Canton on March 6th, and since then dominated the D-League by scoring 19.4 points per game in 16 regular season starts. He shot over 41% from three down there too, and grabbed 12.6

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While We’re Waiting…OSU heads to Final Four, and Jamison could re-sign with Cavs

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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. Buckeyes outlast Syracuse, head to Final Four: “Lenzelle Smith was a stone cold killer in the 2nd half with 16 of his 18 points

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Louisville beats Florida, punches ticket to Final Four

You might not have had this in your bracket, but Samardo Samuels had it in his. Louisville headed to Final Four after beating Bradley Beal and the Florida Gators on Saturday. Recap from the AP via USA Today: Rick Pitino nudged out Billy Donovan for a spot in the Final Four on Saturday when his Louisville team finished the

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Preview: Ohio State and Syracuse for a trip to the Final Four

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Deshaun Thomas can score on anybody, but he may not necessarily be able to score on everybody. What I mean by that is, he won’t be able to beat that Jim Boheim Zone Defense by himself tonight, but I do expect him to be the main reason why it gets all blown up. As opposed

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Aaron Craft’s brother deploys for Afghanistan today as OSU faces Syracuse

Aaron Craft’s brother Brandon Craft deploys for service in Afghanistan as member of the US Army today, as Ohio State prepares to play Syracuse with chance to advance to Final Four. This from Doug Lesmerises of the Plain Dealer earlier today: This is today for the Craft family: one son trying to reach New Orleans,

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While We’re Waiting…OU falls short in OT and Cavs lose to Magic

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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. Ohio University’s tremendous run falls short in OT:  “Ohio trailed 29-22 at the half as it shot just 22.9 percent in the opening stanza.

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While We’re Waiting…Obama wants Vernon Davis in Chicago and Iverson wants to play

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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. Obama wants Vernon Davis: “49ers tight end Vernon Davis has become one of the team’s most important players.  If President Obama has his way, Davis will

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Trying To Move On After Cavaliers Get Smashed By Heat Again

Kyrie Irving and the Cavs fell just short in Miami last month

The game itself was a complete let-down. It was boring, there was no real effort coming from the Cleveland side, and as soon as it started it was over. After Dwyane Wade made a free throw six minutes in, the Heat led 21-2. It ended 111-87, with the Cavaliers down 24, and the loudest cheers

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ESPN Uses Racial Slur To Describe Jeremy Lin’s First Loss

ESPN’s mobile site used the headline “Chink In The Armor” last night in recap of Jeremy Lin’s first ever NBA loss. On Sportscenter, ESPN employees also used the same phrase on the show. Awful Announcing has that screen grab and video, and below are some of their thoughts on it. Awful Announcing: “But my thought

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While We’re Waiting…on trading up for RGIII and LeBron’s return to CLE

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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. McShay says Browns will have to trade up for RGIII: “The Cleveland Browns have the fourth overall pick, but that won’t be high enough to draft

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Joe Paterno Passed Away Today, He Was 85

Legendary Penn State University Coach Joe Paterno died today at the age of 85: “Joe Paterno, the longtime Penn State coach who won more games than anyone in major college football but was fired amid a child sex abuse scandal that scarred his reputation for winning with integrity, died Sunday. He was 85. His family

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Cavaliers Get Smashed In Atlanta, Have Lost Last Three By Seventy-Six Points

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On Tuesday Stephen Curry did not play for the Golden State Warriors when they traveled to Cleveland. On Friday Derrick Rose didn’t play in Cleveland either, and on Saturday All Star Center Al Horford was sidelined for the Cavs visit to Atlanta as well. After being 6-6 this past Monday, the Cavaliers dropped each of

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While We’re Waiting…Kiper Says Browns Draft RGIII, And Previewing Today’s Title Games

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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 With the 4th Pick, Mel Kiper says Browns take Robert Griffin III: “If a team moves ahead of the Browns for Griffin, they also

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Chicago’s Bigs Completely Dominate Cavs As Bulls Win By Thirty-Nine

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I walked into the Bulls locker room just prior to tip-off on Friday because I wanted to say what’s up to Brian Scalabrine. When a living legend is in town it’s always good to at least stop by and say hello. Prior to doing so, I was pretty sure the Bulls front-line was going to

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Jim Tressel In Mix As Candidate For Indianapolis Colts Head Coaching Job

According to WishTV8.com, two more names have surfaced as candidates to be Colts next Head Coach. One of those names belongs to a sweater vest wearing former coach of The Ohio State University: “Sources tell 24-hour News 8’s Chris Widlic that game day consultant and former Ohio State head coach Jim Tressel is in the

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While We’re Waiting…Fausto Apologizes, Tribe Trades for Slowey, And On Cavs Last Rebuild

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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 On Tribe’s deal for Kevin Slowey: “The Cleveland Indians haven’t had the most exciting offseason in the history of the franchise, though things are certainly changing.

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Possible Suspension and League Review Reported In Response To Harrison Hit On McCoy

I was at the game on Thursday in Pittsburgh, seated approximately twenty rows from the top of the stadium.  Our seats were on the opposite side of the field from where the Harrison hit on McCoy took place. Without assistance of binoculars, the jumbotron, or slow motion replay from our living rooms, we all stood

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