Where are all the baseball stars? While We’re Waiting

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Happy Tuesday, WFNY! Tomorrow, the Cleveland Browns’ veterans report to training camp for check in and physicals, and then on Thursday, Training Camp 2015 officially gets underway. Two weeks from Thursday, the Browns will play their first preseason game of the year. So yes, finally, we are just a couple weeks away from having real

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Space Jam, Leo, and Wilco: While We’re Waiting…

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Happy Thursday, folks. The Browns have yet to lose this year, the Cavs are verging on an NBA2K roster, and even the un-clutch Indians managed to get a few hits with runners in scoring position on Wednesday — killing a unicorn with each brief brush with the unreality. Before we dive into the nonsense, there’s

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Humid thoughts on the Cavs: While We’re Waiting

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Happy Tuesday, WFNY! Man, what a crazy year this has been in terms of the weather. I know not everyone who reads this lives in NE Ohio. That’s ok, I don’t live there either. But I always assume the weather in Cleveland is more or less the same as it is here in Columbus. And,

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WFNYS: The best Cleveland Sports Items on eBay

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Welcome to this 2015 Midsummer Cleveland Sports eBay Items Edition of the WFNYS! This awards presentation was loosely inspired by an array of things: 1. The ESPYS, ESPN’s version of the Oscars for sports that’s largely redundant because, you know, sports are largely a months-long ceremony to give an award to the best team, air

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Nonsense and Non Sequiturs: While We’re Waiting…

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Happy Thursday, dudes and ladydudes of Cleveland. I’m feeling unusually terse today. Normally anything as slight as Slider’s bare chest can coax a couple thousand words out of me, but not today. The Browns are in a relatively non-controversial offseason of Project Rebuild: Year 17, the boil of NBA free agency is starting to subside,

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The Bowling Alley that Saved the Cavs’ Season

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With the way their season ended in mid-June — within a few lucky bounces and a bad performance from healthy eventual champion Golden State Warriors — it’s hard to remember where the Cleveland Cavaliers were in early January. That “where” was a bad psychological place, the figurative equivalent of the dark and foreboding forest through which you

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Joe Haden tops jersey sales since NFL Draft

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Want to see the power of branding first hand? Cleveland Browns cornerback Joe Haden tops the list of nationwide NFL jersey sales since the NFL Draft. Also breaking the top 10 is teammate Donte Whitner, who came in ranked 10th. That’s right: Two Browns players rank among the 10 best-selling jerseys—in the whole country—since the

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Cavs reportedly interested in Jamal Crawford; the feeling may be mutual

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Between the return of Mo Williams and Kevin Love’s, um, exposure in ESPN The Magazine’s “Body Issue,” Monday was a big day for the Cleveland Cavaliers. Now, the Cavs are setting their sights on a potential next move: Trading for shooting guard Jamal Crawford of the Los Angeles Clippers. The club is reportedly looking into using

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The return of Panthro and Tristan’s lingering deal: While We’re Waiting

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Happy Tuesday WFNY! All in all, I’d say it’s been a pretty solid week since last Tuesday. Kevin Love agreed to return, Iman Shumpert is locked up, and now even Mo Williams is back! I don’t really know what to make of this return from Mo. On the one hand, from a purely sentimental aspect,

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The United Church of Christ has some opinions on the Indians

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No, the United Church of Christ isn’t concerned about the Cleveland Indians’ lack of hitting or their occasional bullpen woes. The UCC, conversely, has sent a stack of petitions signed by more than 1,000 people to the offices on the corner of Carnegie and Ontario this past Tuesday, calling for the team to not only

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Terrelle Pryor is going to give “slash-player deal” a chance

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Have you been struggling to imagine former Ohio State standout Terrelle Pryor as anything other than a quarterback? Well, don’t worry: He has been too. After being picked up on waivers by the Browns early last week, Pryor is coming around to the idea of moving into a wide receiver role. “I’m going to give this

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And so the Kevin Love free agency begins: While We’re Waiting

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Happy Tuesday WFNY! Tonight is a big night for the NBA. Or, well, I guess it’s technically tomorrow? I don’t know. However you want to look at it, at 12:01 am tonight/tomorrow morning, NBA free agency officially kicks off. Last year was a pretty nervous time for a lot of Cavs fans. Even right up

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Ex-Cavs coach Mike Brown’s Westlake mansion is up for sale

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It would appear that ex-Cavaliers coach Mike Brown is officially bidding farewell to Cleveland, putting his palatial Westlake mansion on the market just last week. So if you’ve got a spare $2.4 million lying around, you can live large like the former Coach Brown himself. The 7,500 square foot mansion boasts all of the luxurious

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The Dellavedova Movie and Pete Rose scandals, While We’re Waiting

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Happy Tuesday WFNY! What do you guys want to talk about today? The NBA season is officially over, now. And to be honest, I’m not in much of a mood to rehash the season right now. It was a great season, and it was so much fun watching this team grow and build something together.

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LeBron James sells Cleveland hard in new Trainwreck trailer

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Let’s just say it’s a good thing LeBron James filmed his parts in Amy Schumer’s new movie, Trainwreck, after he went back to Cleveland. The upcoming movie released a new trailer featuring LeBron James and Bill Hader conversing in a cafe, and LeBron goes on (and on) about Cleveland. It’s obviously well-written and pretty well-acted

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Indians to promote Cody Anderson for MLB debut on Sunday

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This Sunday, the Cleveland Indians will call up starting pitcher Cody Anderson from Triple-A Columbus to make his MLB debut against the Tampa Bay Rays. The 24-year-old right-hander was the Indians’ Minor League Pitcher of the Year in 2013, but struggled in Double-A Akron last year. Anderson seems to have turned it around this year,

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Matthew Dellavedova: Coming soon to a theater near you?

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After inspiring fans throughout the NBA playoffs — including a very well-attended autograph signing and pun-themed T-shirts — Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Matthew Dellavedova is now inspiring a Hollywood production. You read that right. According to reports from the Sydney Morning Herald, Dellavedova’s life and basketball career will soon be the basis for a feature

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LeBron James and the Cavs took us on a ride worth taking

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There’s no good way to end a season with a loss, however there are much worse ways to end a season than how the Cavaliers did on Tuesday night in Cleveland. The Cleveland Cavaliers weren’t able to realize their ultimately impossible dream of capturing an NBA Championship, but even as the reality of it all sets

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LeBron gets 4 of 11 Finals MVP votes; Andre Iguodala wins

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After helping the Golden State Warriors clinch a championship win on Tuesday night, forward Andre Iguodala was named NBA Finals MVP—the first player to do so after not starting a single game during the regular season. Iguodala, who finished the Finals with averages of 16.3 points, 4.0 assists and 5.8 rebounds, received 7 of 11

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Please not on our court: While We’re Waiting

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Happy Tuesday WFNY! It’s happy for now, anyway. But will it still be a happy Tuesday later this evening? Is anyone else having a hard time focusing on or thinking about anything other than this Finals series? Man, this series has only been five games so far, and I’m already completely fried. Emotionally, physically, spiritually.

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