LeBron, Kyrie, and Tristan amongst Conference Finals best

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With the Cleveland Cavaliers starting their Eastern Conference Finals series against the Atlanta Hawks Wednesday night, Jason McIntyre from The Big Lead released the names of his ten best players in the NBA’s Conference Finals. Three Cleveland players highlight the list, which is the second most of the four remaining teams (Golden State has four). The Cavaliers

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NFL Films’ “A Football Life” to produce episode covering Paul Brown’s legacy

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Earlier today, WFNY’s Craig Lyndall wrote, “Everything we think we know about ‘NFL head coaches’ is based largely on generalizations rooted in mythical archetypes we’ve created.” Well, many of those mythical archetypes are based on the life and career of Paul Brown. It should come as no surprise that NFL Films announced that their “A Football

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LeBron James: I love quieting a crowd on the road (Video)

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When LeBron James hit the game-winning shot in Game 4 against the Chicago Bulls, it was as if Mega Maid had sucked all oxygen out of the United Center. With the Cleveland Cavaliers facing the Atlanta Hawks for the Eastern Conference title over the coming two weeks, James could be in for more road games

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Kyrie Irving practices on Monday, will play in Game 1

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With the Cleveland Cavaliers preparing for the Eastern Conference Finals and their multi-game bout with the Atlanta Hawks, it appears that they will have point guard Kyrie Irving at their disposal. After sitting out much of last week with injuries to his right foot and left leg, and reaggrivating the latter in the Game 6

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Browns have second best rookie class per NFL.com

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While it is one man’s “Hot List” that is the deciding factor, early returns on the Cleveland Browns’ 2015 NFL Draft have been positive. The latest comes from NFL.com which gives the oranger orange and brown the second best draft class of all 32 NFL teams. 2. Cleveland Browns: 248 points (5 players) Overview: The

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Cleveland Browns come to terms with Cameron Erving

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While we aren’t positive where Browns first round draft pick will play on the offensive line, it seems he will be signed and ready in order to figure that out. Adam Caplan reports via sources that the Browns have come to terms with one of their newest potential starters on the offensive line. #Browns have

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Kyrie Irving: “Six days of treatment and it all goes down in one play”

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The Cleveland Cavaliers didn’t just win a game on Thursday night, they won the chance to rest for the next six days in advance of the Eastern Conference Finals. With Kyrie Irving sustaining yet another injury midway through the first half, no player could use the time off more than the ailing point guard. Falling

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Corey Kluber pitched the greatest eight-inning game in MLB history

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Corey Kluber may have been searching for his first win of the season, but the reigning Cy Young winner certainly made his first one count. In striking out 18 batters in just eight innings of work. Kluber managed to not only tie Bob Feller’s longstanding record, but he lofted his name into the mix with

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Browns agree to terms with Ifo Ekpre-Olomu

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Fans may not see him on the field for quite some time, but the Cleveland Browns have agreed to terms with seventh-round cornerback Ifo Ekpre-Olomu. Ekpre-Olomu started 40 consecutive games at Oregon before suffering a knee injury in practice before the College Football Playoff—a dislocated knee in addition to a torn ACL. Considered to be

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Buckeyes to host Virginia in Big Ten-ACC Challenge

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The Big Ten-ACC Challenge has provided some of Ohio State’s most marquee non-conference games for the past few seasons. For the 2015-16 Buckeyes basketball team, that will be true once again. According to Brett McMurphy of ESPN, the Buckeyes will host ACC power Virginia in the upcoming Big Ten-ACC Challenge, on December 1. The Cavaliers, who went

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Kendrick Perkins reportedly involved in domestic dispute

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Cleveland Cavaliers center Kendrick Perkins was pulled over in suburban Westlake, OH Wednesday morning as a result of an alleged dispute between he and his wife. The story is ongoing and few specifics have come out, and thus we encourage everyone to wait until more is revealed before making judgments about the situation. Here’s what we’ve

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Cavs new Christmas uniforms revealed

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We never can get enough uniform talk around here, can we? The latest comes from the hardwood, not the gridiron, as the Cavaliers’ Christmas Day uniforms for 2016 have been leaked by Paul Lukas of Uni Watch. They’re sharp looking duds, I say. It’s a classic design, free of gimmicks like sleeves and nicknames. The Cavaliers font

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Cavs-Bulls Injury Report for Game 5: Volume 1

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Given that both the Cleveland Cavaliers and Chicago Bulls are dealing with a plauge of injuries heading into Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals, it’s worth checking in on both rosters before tipoff and totaling up a body count. Earlier on Tuesday, WFNY’s Kyle suggested that “the Cavaliers’ team injury report should just read, ‘Strained,’” as

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Browns sign draft picks Xavier Cooper and Malcolm Johnson

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The Cleveland Browns signed third-round pick Xavier Cooper and sixth-round pick Malcolm Johnson, the team announced Tuesday. Cooper, a 6-foot-4, 300-pound defensive lineman, was selected with the No. 96 overall pick, while Johnson, a 6-foot-1, 231-pound fullback, was the No. 195 overall choice. Johnson was listed as a tight end during the draft, but it

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Kyrie Irving on injuries: “We’ve tried everything”

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If the Cleveland Cavaliers are going to advance to the Eastern Conference Finals, they will have to do so with a significantly hobbled All-Star point guard in Kyrie Irving. Sustaining a right foot strain and tendinitis in his left leg, Irving’s entire lower half has been wrapped in dynamic compression tape with hopes of helping

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CSU offseason roundup: Anton Grady transfers to Wichita State

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The final domino appears to have fallen in Cleveland State basketball’s rough offseason, as standout forward Anton Grady will transfer to Wichita State, the latter school announced Friday. Grady graduated from CSU Saturday, and will be immediately eligible to play for the Shockers next season. Guard Trey Lewis is also transferring from Cleveland State after graduating,

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Browns sign first-round pick Danny Shelton

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The Browns have had a busy day on Monday, signing eight players and their sixth-round pick Charles Gaines, and now they have inked a deal with their first pick of the 2015 NFL Draft, defensive tackle Danny Shelton, according to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport. Rapoport is reporting that the Browns have agreed to sign Shelton

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Kyrie Irving has strained right foot, tendinitis in left knee; will play in Game 5

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An MRI has revealed what anyone watching the Cavs lately already knew: Kyrie Irving is hurt. Irving underwent the test Monday morning, which revealed both a strain in his right foot and tendinitis in his left knee, per several sources. He will play in Game 5 against the Chicago Bulls Tuesday night. Irving has been

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Browns make a slew of roster moves

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The Cleveland Browns made a bunch of moves on Monday after going through their rookie minicamp over the weekend. The team announced that they signed TE Emmanuel Bibbs, WR Paul Browning, DB Landon Feichter, TE Kevin Haplea, WR Darius Jennings, RB Luke Lundy, LB Rodman Noel and DB Brandon Stephens after they participated in the rookie minicamp in a tryout capacity. The Browns

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Video: David Blatt says “I almost blew it”

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With the Cleveland Cavaliers out of timeouts and looking to move the ball up court, head coach David Blatt attempted to signal for a timeout before his assistant coaches pulled him back and made him aware of the situation. Had the Cavaliers been called for a technical foul due to the lack of timeouts, the

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