Cavs sweep Celtics, but it costs them dearly – WFNY Podcast – 2015-04-26

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Andrew and Craig discuss the Boston Celtics losing in four games to the Cavaliers and how much it really cost them. The Cavaliers did get the sweep, but somehow managed to leave fans feeling badly after completing said sweep. Kevin Love’s shoulder and the prospect of missing one game Kelly Olinyk did not try to

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Celtics forward Jae Crowder says that no one on the Cavs is intimidating

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After Kyrie Irving’s stellar playoff debut on Sunday and the LeBron James and Irving tag team effort on Tuesday night, the Cleveland Cavaliers are off to a 2-0 start against the greatly disliked Boston Celtics. The Celtics have shown a lot of gumption, giving the Cavaliers a handful in the first two games, and casting

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Workin’ For It: Cavaliers-Celtics Game 2: Behind the Box Score

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Boston Celtics – 91 Cleveland Cavaliers – 99 Cavaliers lead series 2-0  Box Score  Does it feel like the playoffs yet? The Cavaliers had their first playoff game in nearly five years on Sunday afternoon, but it was a fairly pleasant affair after the Cavs went on 33-to-17 run in the second quarter. The Boston

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Kyrie Irving, working as intended: While We’re Waiting…

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Happy Tuesday WFNY! As long as we don’t talk about what happened with the Cleveland Indians last night, it will remain a happy Tuesday. We still have another week until the NFL draft, so perhaps we can talk football a little more next week. But the Cleveland Cavaliers have another playoff game tonight, so that

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So It Begins… Cavaliers-Celtics Game 1: Behind the Box Score

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Boston Celtics – 100 Cleveland Cavaliers – 113 Cavaliers lead series 1-0 Box Score ‘Twas a Sunday afternoon in Quicken Loans Arena, when King James looked down upon the gathering horde of vicious, sinister Celtics clawing at the gates of his kingdom looking to quench an insatiable thirst for Cavalier blood. King James strapped his battle armor

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Exam Prep: The Cavs 2014-15 Playoffs

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The end of the long NBA regular season has wound down. With the playoffs beginning this weekend it’s time to finally have basketball games of actual consequence. Although the Cleveland Cavaliers have already been through and learned an extraordinary amount since the end of October, all of that instruction was merely preparation for the test

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Cavs playoffs, Star Wars trailers and more: While We’re Waiting…

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Yep. I’m kinda still cranky. Happy Friday. Supporting Britt McHenry against the towing company… Let me start by saying I’m in Britt McHenry’s corner. She said some nasty things to a woman who works at a tow lot after having her car towed. These towing companies make money by taking cars hostage. Having lived in

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The Lukewarm, The Playoffs, and Paul Pierce’s Craziness: While We’re Waiting…

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Thanks for tearing your eyes off those fresh new Browns digs to indulge my ramblings for a few minutes. Several of the WFNY folks have already shared their thoughts on the new Browns look (as I’m sure many of you have), and I’d be remiss not to share mine. Much like Will, I find the new

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Staring out the (playoff) window and logo madness: While We’re Waiting…

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Happy Tuesday WFNY! It’s always a happy day the morning after a Cavaliers win, right? It’s certainly better than what we experienced over the weekend. I’m a casual baseball fan at best. Weekends like that are deadly to me. I know it’s early, but I’m being honest. That weekend sucked my interest in this Indians

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We Talkin’ Bout Practice: Pistons at Cavs—Behind the Box Score

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Detroit Pistons (31-50) 97 Cleveland Cavaliers (52-29) 109 Box Score With the Cleveland Cavaliers returning to Quicken Loans Arena after a pair of losses to the Boston Celtics, it was fair to question how much effort would be evident in Monday’s contest in Cleveland against the Detroit Pistons. The Cavs fought back to a lead

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Are You (Playoff) Experienced?

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Although it feels unfamiliar after a four-season hiatus, Cleveland Cavalier fans are starting to see players at home and across the NBA start to limber up their playoff bodies. LeBron James starts to post up more at the expense of some of his more ill-advised three-point heaves; Dwyane Wade mulls more bizarre and experimental Dr. Frankenstein-like treatments on his bad knees;

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Not Enough: Celtics vs Cavaliers—Behind the Box Score

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Boston Celtics (37-42) 99 Cleveland Cavaliers (51-28) 90 Box Score Happy Opening Day, everyone! What was supposed to be a special day in Downtown Cleveland on Friday, well, was still a pretty special day. But neither of the Cleveland teams providing the live entertainment upheld their end of the bargain. The Indians Opening Day is

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Cleveland Sports Championship Watch: April 10, 2015

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Six weeks ago now, WFNY introduced the Cleveland Sports Championship Watch, a recurring post to update the Northeast Ohioan masses of when their long and agonizing wait for a title could come to an end. WFNY will track the Title Ticker throughout the year, gleaning every insight and nugget of valuable information that can be

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Cavs talk and trying out the cable-less life: While We’re Waiting…

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Happy Tuesday WFNY! It’s kind of gloomy day here in Columbus, all dark and rainy with the air stinking from dead worms and the Indians opening day loss. But I don’t want to focus too much on the Tribe. It’s one game out of 162. The Cavaliers lost their opening night game, too. It doesn’t

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Cavs negative coverage, sports media and how dysfunctional are the Browns? – WFNY Podcast – 2015-04-03

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Josh Flagner from More than a Fan came on the podcast to talk about all things sports media. We discussed blogs and podcasts and newspapers and how the coverage has developed around the Browns and Cavaliers this year. Two hours a week podcasting down from five The formulas for podcasting and how long to go

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Kevin Love reportedly unhappy with role in Thanksgiving dinner

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Thanksgiving is a time for families to get together and join in a communal spirit of gluttonous consumption and contemplation of all that one has to be grateful for in their life. Of course, not all Thanksgiving reunions turn out to be such blissful affairs. WFNY has learned that during their 2014 Thanksgiving dinner, the

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ESPN ranks Kyrie Irving as only the ninth best PG in NBA

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Back in October, when Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving was coming off a three-year start to his career that saw him become a brilliant scorer who had difficulties playing defense or staying healthy, ESPN saw fit to rank him as the 23rd best player in the NBA and the seventh best point guard. Damian Lillard,

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Does Anyone Want to Win? 76ers vs Cavs: Behind the Box Score

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Philadelphia 76ers (18-56) 86 Cleveland Cavaliers (48-27) 87 Box Score On Saturday night, Cleveland’s Quicken Loans Arena hosted a nail-biter of a game for the ages when Kentucky survived Notre Dame 68-66 in the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament. It was one hell of a game, and though it may have been one of the more

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Cable monopolies, the real NFL Network and more – WFNY Podcast – 2015-03-27

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Craig Lyndall and Dave Sterling get together in person, in public, to talk about the day’s events in sports, cable TV and technology… Nervous Dog in Stow Chris Clem live in Cuyahoga Falls Scene Magazine awarding WFNY Podcast into eternity Cavs game against Memphis League Pass and why they won’t let local superfans see local

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Cleveland Sports Championship Watch: March 27, 2015

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Four weeks ago now, WFNY introduced the Cleveland Sports Championship Watch, a recurring post to update the Northeast Ohioan masses of when their long and agonizing wait for a title will come to an end. WFNY will track the Title Ticker throughout the year, gleaning every insight and nugget of valuable information that can be

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