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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Finding the “All In” in Chicago

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It started the minute we stepped onto the L train from Midway. It was hot. Cramped. My friends and I piled into the overly crowded car, suitcases in hand. Hanger (that’s hunger-induced anger) was setting in, and patience was wearing thin. A man in Spongebob swimtrunks and mismatched socks noticed my friend’s blue and orange

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MVPO’d: Cavaliers’ defensive scheme is disrupting Steph Curry

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“Betting on the success of innovative technologies in the marketplace can carry all the uncertainty and risk that betting on the next card in the deck does at a blackjack table in Las Vegas. There is a factor of randomness that must be factored in, but precisely how to do so is anyone’s guess.” –

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Just three more wins: While We’re Waiting…

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Happy Tuesday WFNY! First and foremost, a most sincere thank you to Mr Bode for filling in for me last Tuesday. I spent a week enjoying the great Smoky Mountains (and all the tourist trap glory of Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge, too, or course). Not only would it have been tough to do WWW at

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A brief Akron history lesson before the NBA Finals

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The NBA Finals begin on Thursday. Finally, we’ll be able to discuss real basketball, and not the other pomp and circumstances we’ve been debating for a week. But while I have your attention, I’d like to talk about the city of Akron just a little while longer. All week, there have been conflicting reports about

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Hanging By A Moment

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What do you remember about those 48 points LeBron James scored in Game 5? Think hard. It was eight years ago, after all. I’m sure plenty of people remember that LeBron James scored 29 of the Cleveland Cavaliers’ final 30 points1 on that fateful night against the Detroit Pistons. But think harder. What else do

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The Cavs, Craig Ehlo, and Long Decembers: While We’re Waiting…

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The Cavs are going to the NBA Finals! The Browns haven’t lost a game in exactly five months today! The Indians are playing not terrible! What a great day to use exclamation points! They can be obnoxious and grating, but the exclamation point really is an underrated piece of punctuation … top five in my

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One of my favorite Cavs teams ever: While We’re Waiting…

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Happy Tuesday WFNY! I hope you guys all enjoyed your extended holiday weekend. I know I sure did. In fact, I had such an enjoyable weekend that I forgot for a second that today is actually Tuesday and not Monday. And, more important, that meant that today is my WWW day. So, while I’m still

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Talking Cavs and Hawks, Mad Men, and Faith No More: While We’re Waiting…

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Happy Tuesday WFNY! I don’t know about you guys, but I’m more than ready for more basketball. These five days off are great for the Cavaliers, but torture for fans. The exciting thing is that, if the Cavaliers are going to be in the Finals, then we are at the halfway point of the playoffs.

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