Kyrie Irving named to 2015 All-Star Team

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Sources have told ESPN.com that Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving will be on the 2015 Eastern Conference All-Star team. Dave McMenamin broke the news on Twitter Thursday evening. The reserves for the NBA All-Star teams are set to be announced Thursday night on TNT during a special pregame show that begins at 7 PM. The “TNT

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Cavs vs Blazers Behind the Box Score: Epic Kyrie Irving

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Portland Trailblazers (32-14) 94 Cleveland Cavaliers (27-20) 99 [Box Score] Click here to sign up for WFNY’s Cleveland Cavaliers email newsletter The Cleveland Cavaliers came into Wednesday night’s game against the Portland Trailblazers with a 1-8 record this season without LeBron James. That matters, of course, because shortly before the start of this game, it

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Putting the Cavs’ Pieces Together

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When LeBron James announced that he would return to the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Cavs traded for Kevin Love soon after, many assumed it would be nothing but champagne and caviar as the Cavs cruised to 75 wins and a title. Okay, not everyone had the Cavs being the best team in the history of

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Portland Trail Blazer Robin Lopez gets “got” by Cavs mascot Moondog

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Portland Trail Blazers center Robin Lopez has been terrorizing mascots throughout the NBA all season. But when he made a declaration of war against Cleveland’s own costumed ambassador to the public, Cavaliers mascot Moondog wasn’t going to take it lying down. Lopez has achieved a sort of infamy from his penchant for harassing NBA mascots.

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Air pressure nonsense, Cavaliers roster moves, and Cleveland music, While We’re Waiting

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Happy Tuesday WFNY! Hopefully all your balls are fully inflated as we begin this Tuesday journey. Speaking of segues, how about this deflate-gate b.s.? Here we are, just a few days away from the biggest sporting event in American culture, and all anyone wants to talk about is how much air pressure was in some

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Six Down and Six Up. Oklahoma City Thunder vs. Cleveland Cavaliers: Behind the Box Score

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Oklahoma City Thunder (22-22) 98 Cleveland Cavaliers (25-20) 108 Box Score After ending their six-game losing streak last Thursday night against the Los Angeles Lakers, the Cleveland Cavaliers entered Sunday afternoon’s game on a five-game winning streak following their best performance of the year against the Charlotte Hornets on Friday night. Before Sunday’s contest against

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Cavs vs Jazz Behind the Box Score: Let the good times roll

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Utah Jazz (14-28) 92 Cleveland Cavaliers (23-20) 106 [Box Score] Click here to sign up for WFNY’s Cleveland Cavaliers email newsletter It’s not fun to think back to November 5, 2014. It was the fourth game of the season for the Cleveland Cavaliers, and they were in Utah to play the Jazz. The Cavaliers lost

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Watch the highlights of the Cavs win over the Bulls

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[Also See: Cavs Behind the Box Score: Cavs beat the Bulls convincingly] We don’t post game highlight videos all that often, but the win last night over the Bulls felt special. J.R. Smith and Timofey Mozgov played well. LeBron James, Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love all played well. The team seemed to play with energy.

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Surviving Winter, Mike Conley, and Sleater-Kinney, While We’re Waiting

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Happy Tuesday WFNY! What a week it has been since last Tuesday. While still riding the high from the Ohio State win over Oregon in the inaugural college football playoff championship last week1, the Cleveland Cavaliers have now won three straight games after dropping ten of their previous twelve. It feels like things are starting

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Cavs vs Bulls Behind the Box Score: Things are starting to look up

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Chicago Bulls (27-16) 94 Cleveland Cavaliers (22-20) 108 [Box Score] Click here to sign up for WFNY’s Cleveland Cavaliers email newsletter The Cleveland Cavaliers have certainly had more than their fair share of ups and downs so far this season. There have been some serious struggles against much lesser teams. But on Monday night, the

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Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Los Angeles Clippers: Behind the Box Score

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Cleveland Cavaliers (21-20) 126 Los Angeles Clippers (26-14) 121 Box Score On Thursday night, the Cleveland Cavaliers ended their six-game losing streak (that felt like a 20-game losing streak) with a 126-121 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers. They followed up their victory over the Lakers by playing a game on Friday night against the

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Cavs coach David Blatt took the team bowling

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How do you pull a plane full of basketball players out of a downward tailspin? By taking them bowling, of course. The plane is metaphorical, but the bowling is all too real. Chris Haynes of the Northeast Ohio Media Group reported that Cavaliers coach David Blatt took the team bowling Thursday morning in lieu of practicing. While I don’t think

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Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Los Angeles Lakers: Behind the Box Score

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Cleveland Cavaliers (20-20) 109 Los Angeles Lakers (12-28) 102 Box Score Whooooo! Rejoice, the streak is over! Ready to do some jumping jacks and run a 5K now you’ve had that massive weight lifted off your shoulder? The streak is over! The Cleveland Cavaliers ended their six game losing streak with a 109-102 victory over

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Video: Did the Cavaliers pay too much for Timofey Mozgov?

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We all know what the Cavaliers traded for Timofey Mozgov, but we haven’t seen him play for the Cavs just yet. Regardless, this is the NBA and it’s important to decide whether a trade was worth it or not as soon as possible. At Pro Basketball Talk, Kurt Helin and Jenna Corrado discuss it and

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Dion Waiters “a little bitter” about timing of his trade

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The great thing about professional sports at the highest level in this country is that people will pay you outrageous sums of money to play a game for a living. One of the bummers is that you seldom have a chance to play in front of your hometown friends and family, unless you’re drafted by

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Cavs vs Rockets Behind the Box Score: Not enough Kyrie’s

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Houston Rockets (24-11) 105 Cleveland Cavaliers (19-17) 93 [Box Score] There are different types of losses. The loss to the Sixers on Monday was an atrocious loss. The loss to the Rockets on Wednesday night honestly wasn’t that bad of a loss. Of course, that’s not to say it was a good loss, either. The

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Buckeye Pride, Cavs Trade, and Good Music, While We’re Waiting

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Happy Tuesday WFNY! Now that the holiday season is behind us, things are returning to normal for most of us. Back to regular five day work weeks, most schools are back in session, and now we settle in for winter. In sports, this means two things. One, football playoffs. And two, the NBA regular season

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Cavs vs 76ers Behind the Box Score: Disaster

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Cleveland Cavaliers (19-16) 92 Philadelphia 76ers (5-28) 95 [Box Score] If it makes anyone feel better, they can feel free to lay on the excuses. The Cavaliers were without three starters with injuries to Kyrie Irving, LeBron James, and Anderson Varejao. They were also without their best bench scoring option in Dion Waiters. No matter

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Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Charlotte Hornets: Behind the Box Score

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Cleveland Cavaliers (19-14) 91 Charlotte Hornets (10-24) 87 Box Score The end of 2014 and start of 2015 were not kind to the Cleveland Cavaliers. After a turbulent 11 and a half months filled with low lows and high highs that included one of the most transformative franchise makeovers in professional sports history, the Cavs

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LeBron James out two weeks with knee and back strains

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Just when Cavs fans thought things couldn’t get any worse, news broke Thursday afternoon that Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James is expected to miss two weeks with knee and back strains. The team announced LeBron’s absence around 3 p.m. LeBron James is expected to miss two weeks in order to recover from injuries to his left

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