Sources: Chauncey Billups visits with Cavs

Could Chauncey Billups be the next veteran to join the Cleveland Cavaliers? Multiple sources tell WFNY that Billups, a five-time NBA All-Star, spent Tuesday in Cleveland with Cavs head assistant coach Tyronn Lue, ultimately finishing up his trip with a Warehouse District dinner meeting alongside Lue, Cavs general manager David Griffin, head coach David Blatt. This,

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While We’re Waiting… MISSING MASCOT!!

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Cleveland sports fans are waiting. Thus, while we’re all waiting, the WFNY editors thought you might enjoy reading. Because you never know how long we might be waiting. So here are assorted reading goodies for you to enjoy. Send more good links for tomorrow’s edition to tips@waitingfornextyear.com. “Can a superstar-less team win a championship again? The

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NBA Rumors: Cavaliers interested in veteran guard Chauncey Billups

In need of a reserve point guard and some veteran leadership, the Cleveland Cavaliers are reportedly expressing interest in the 36-year-old Chauncey Billups. Yahoo! Sports’ Marc Spears reports that, with the Los Angeles Clippers recently acquiring J.J. Redick and Jared Dudley, Billups could be on the outside looking in. The Cavs—along with the San Antonio

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NBA Lockout: Cavs PF Samardo Samuels is Working on His Jumper

Former Cavalier assistant coach Chris Jent may no longer be employed by the Cleveland NBA franchise, but this has not stopped him from helping improve the shot of players who don the Wine and Gold.  Following in the footsteps of forwards LeBron James and JJ Hickson, 22-year-old power forward Samardo Samuels has reportedly spent time

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Cavs Fall Apart Late in Loss to Nuggets. Troubling Sign or One Bad Game?

Nuggets 99, Cavaliers 97 [Box] Well that was not too much fun to watch. Coming into the contest, hopes were high as the Cavs looked to gain a game on the major four powers in the NBA. Earlier in the day filled with great basketball action, the Lakers, Celtics, Magic and Spurs all lost their

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Cavaliers Preview #38: Cavs at Nuggets

Cleveland Cavaliers (28-9) at Denver Nuggets (22-13) Pepsi Center, Denver, CO Friday, January 8, 2010 10:30 PM ET WTAM 1100 AM, ESPN/HD The Cavaliers begin their epic five-game Western swing tonight with a meeting against the Nuggets at the Pepsi Center. The site of the first big game of LeBron’s career against fellow 2003 draftee

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An Open Letter to Antonio McDyess

It wasn’t all that long ago that you, Antonio McDyess, were traded by your team, the Detroit Pistons.  You were a part of a trade that many can now look back and say was the beginning of the end in terms of the era – Chauncey Billups to Denver, where he is now helping his team put up

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Detroit Series Story Being Told in Denver (Again)

I know most of you can’t stay up late enough to watch the NBA playoff matchup of Nuggets vs. Hornets.  Both of the first two games of the series started at 10:30 PM EST.  Well, after game two, Denver is up by two over Chris Paul and the Hornets.  Also, game two can be described

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While We’re Waiting… Edwards-to-Giants Dead?, Big Ben Chimes In, Whither Chauncey, and Jackets Fans Preach Patience

While We’re Waiting aims to be the round-up of the recent WFNY-esque information for your morning viewing. DP takes a stab at it this morning. If you like these links, thank DP. If you don’t, it was all Scott’s fault. Have something you think we should see? Send it to our tips email in the

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Did Terry Pluto Just Jinx the Cavs?

This morning Terry Pluto put all the nails in the coffin of the Pistons even before the playoffs begin.  He wrote an article stating that the Pistons could win a game or two, but that they have “None.Zip.Nada.” chance of actually beating the Cavaliers.  He even goes on to say in the article that he

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While We’re Waiting… More on Shaun Rogers, Celtics Lose to Clippers, and a Delonte West Injury Update

While We’re Waiting aims to be the round-up of the recent WFNY-esque information for your morning viewing. Have something you think we should see? Send it to our tips email in the sidebar. Another thought on the Shaun Rogers/Eric Mangini issue: “The NFL collective bargaining agreement ends at the end of the 2010 season. This

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Mo Williams, Boobie Gibson Spark Comeback Win Over Detroit

Cavaliers 90, Pistons 80 [box] Somewhere in the midst of a twelve hour Super Bowl pregame, the Cleveland Cavaliers were duking it out on a national stage against their division rivals.  A team that has had their only speed bumps of the season when not in the confines of The Q was once again on

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Iverson for Billups Rumored Close

According to those ubiquitous “sources” that seem to be quoted so frequently in the media, the Nuggets and Pistons have agreed in principal on a trade that would really change the landscape of the Cavs’ division and the East overall. According to ESPN:  The Nuggets and Pistons have agreed in principle on a trade that

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How About Chauncey Billups?

I know that we may be a bit late in covering this, but I felt that it was very apropos given the current state of the Cavaliers. As you all know, the Detroit Pistons have been bounced from the Eastern Conference Finals yet again. While I wish it was at the hands of the Cavs,

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Cavaliers Embarrassed On The Road…Again

“Embarrassed” actually may be an understatement for this one. Heading in to Detroit for a much-needed win, it seems as if the only “W” that LeBron James was able to Witness was thanks to Stephen Curry of Davidson in the NCAA game the night before because losing by 14 to a division rival is simply

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