Perk on hard fouls: “We don’t have time for that s—. That ain’t cool.”

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It takes considerable force to knock a 6-foot-8-inch, 250-pound chiseled athlete off of his course when he is running at full speed. Unfortunately for LeBron James, he’s finding this out the hard way as he completed what was his second game in the last three for the Cavaliers wherein he received several hard fouls en

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Ray Allen says ‘no thanks’ to the NBA—for this season

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After fielding phone calls, texts and DMs from would-be suitors, veteran swingman Ray Allen has decided to pass on all offers to play in the NBA this season. In a press released issued by Tadem Sports and Entertainment, Allen told the world he will stay on the sidelines for the residual portion of the year

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Forbes: Cavs ranked as No. 2 company to work for in all of sports

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Good new for those aspiring to work in sports within the state of Ohio: You have some of the best options in the country. According to Forbes, the Cleveland Cavaliers and Ohio State University athletics department are among the best in all the land with both being among the top five and Dan Gilbert’s Cavs

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“I guarantee every team in the league would take his defense and be thrilled.”

Michael Brantley

The way defensive metrics rate Cleveland Indians outfielder Michael Brantley has officially perplexed Terry Francona. In an interview conducted a few days back in Goodyear, Arizona, Francona admitted that, while he has been in the game for quite some time, he has no idea why advanced analytics rate the MVP candidate so poorly. “I have no

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Justin Gilbert working out with Joe Haden

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Through all of the distractions that the Cleveland Browns had to endure with regard to quarterback Johnny Manziel, it was fellow first-rounder Justin Gilbert who drew the ire of his veteran teammates. One of the veterans who spoke about Gilbert was fellow cornerback and first-round draft pick Joe Haden, a player who also came in

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Tribe comes out glowing in Grantland’s MLB preview

Cleveland Indians

Can a team that fell short of the playoffs and didn’t make many headlines in the offseason actually be among the favorites heading in to the next year? If you ask Grantland’s Jonah Keri, that answer is a resounding ‘Yes’ as the Cleveland Indians are ranked fifth in his 2015 MLB Preview. Keri makes sure

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Pics: First look at Nike’s LeBron 12 “Elite”

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Remember that $270 LeBron James-based sneaker released by Nike roughly two years ago? It was the LeBron X Elite, and it flip-turned the sports and business community on their collective heads. Two years later, Nike is releasing yet another edition of James’ signature shoe with the “Elite” tag, producing their latest premium performance sneaker. From

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Food, beer and a chance to win Indians Opening Day tickets—who’s in?

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With less than 40 days remaining until the Cleveland Indians’ Opening Day tilt against the Detroit Tigers, the team is giving fans a chance to win a pair of the highly coveted tickets all while incorporating some of their new, highly delicious partners. On Tuesday, March 3 fans can enter to win a chance to

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James on James crime, Quickstrikes, and Fathead’s Fridays: While We’re Waiting…

Cleveland Sports

Happy Monday, you guys. So the Cavs are now in the midst of a two-game losing streak, the Indians are still 39 days away from the home opener, and the Browns…Well, they’re still the Browns. We’ll be back in the swing of things shortly, but While We’re Waiting… Fewer games have been more exciting than

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Ray Allen won’t be signing with the Cavs

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Though they were once thought to be leaders in the clubhouse, the Cleveland Cavaliers will not be signing future Hall of Famer Ray Allen. ESPN’s Brian Windhorst reports via ESPN Cleveland that Allen may not play for any team this season, but if he does choose to lace them back up, it won’t be with

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Pics: Nike’s Kyrie 1 “Brotherhood” is a throwback to the Duke days

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While we are all still waiting for a Cleveland Cavaliers-based colorway to hit shelves, Kyrie Irving’s days spent at Duke University are featured in the latest edition of the Kyrie 1 which Nike has dubbed “Brotherhood.” Irving’s collegiate career began in Durham, N.C., in 2010. Though he only played in a handful of games thanks

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Indians to offer $13 and $10 ticket options for 2015

Cleveland Indians renovation Right Field District

Though the snow is tearing through the streets of Cleveland, the Indians are making plans to incorporate their new right field amenities within their ticket sales. Though not included in Opening Day and any multi-game packages, the $13 “District Ticket” will provide fans with the experience of the two-story Right Field District at Progressive Field

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Browns considering former Buckeye Ted Ginn Jr

Ted Ginn Jr.

In the day where players tend to be better recruiters than their coaches, could Donte Whitner have enough pull to get fellow Clevelander Ted Ginn Jr. to be the next member of the Cleveland Browns? According to multiple reports, Whitner has been in talks with head coach Mike Pettine about adding the veteran receiver to

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Browns showing interest in free agent DE Adrian Clayborn

Adrian Clayborn Cleveland Browns

Is Mike Pettine’s defense going to get another weapon? According to ESPN.com’s Jeremy Fowler, thems the hopes as the team is reportedly interested in former Buccaneers defensive end Adrian Clayborn. Here’s Fowler’s report: His name was mentioned in Browns circles during last week’s combine talks. The idea is Clayborn is a talented former first-rounder whose

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Video: LeBron James Jr. balls out—again

LeBron James Jr.

As if one video of LeBron James Jr. (or “Bronny”) dominating against others in tournament play wasn’t enough… Last time we caught up with the 10-year-old son of a four-time MVP, he was dazzling us with an array of dribble drives and mid-range jumpers. This time, Bronny’s hype video comes chock full of a player

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Cavs team up with The Brew Kettle to create a new IPA

Cleveland Cavaliers IPA Brew Kettle

Right up my Brew du Jour, IPA-infused alley, the Cleveland Cavaliers have teamed up with local microbrewery The Brew Kettle to create and distribute what will be called the All For One IPA. A limited release, this Session IPA (clocking in at just 4.75 percent alcohol) will be available starting on March 25. In addition

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JR Smith says David Blatt “Keeps it 100″: While We’re Waiting…

Cleveland Sports

Happy Monday, WFNY. Sorry for the delay. Work gets in the way sometimes. We’ll have plenty to get to this week, what with new logos and Spring Training and such, but While We’re Waiting Thawing Out… By now, you’ve seen the handful of highlights to come straight from the Cleveland Cavaliers’ decimation of the Hey

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Video: Watch JR Smith’s reverse alley-oop against New York

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JR Smith and Iman Shumpert returned to New York for the first time since being dealt to the Cleveland Cavaliers. While the two played a large role in the Cavs’ eventual 101-83 thumping of the Knicks (combining for 21 points, eight rebounds and 11 assists) no play will be watched more than the fourth-quarter alley-oop

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Cavs “strong frontrunners” to land Kendrick Perkins

Kendrick Perkins Cleveland Cavaliers

In a world where 270-pound bruisers don’t exactly grow on trees, the Cleveland Cavaliers may soon have two of them on their roster. Yahoo! Sports’ Adrian Wojarowski reports that the Wine and Gold have suddenly become “strong frontrunners” in landing Kendrick Perkins, the 30-year-old center who helped the Boston Celtics win a title in 2008, following

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