WFNY’s 12 Days of Christmas, 2014 Edition: Day Two

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The Holiday Season is upon us, and for many, the holidays are a time of rituals and traditions. Here at Waiting For Next Year, we believe in tradition as well, and one of our personal favorites is the annual WFNY 12 Days of Christmas contest series! This is now the seventh year in a row

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NBA stars, Anthony Davis, and half court shots, While We’re Waiting

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Happy Tuesday WFNY! It’s been a bit of up and down few days for me as a sports fan. The Cavs won games last Thursday and Friday, and then on Saturday Ohio State delivered an early Christmas gift in the form of one of my Top Five All-Time OSU games1. However, on Sunday, the Browns

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Cavs vs Nets Behind the Box Score: The Streak is Real

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Cleveland Cavaliers (12-7) 110 Brooklyn Nets (8-11) 88 [Box Score] Click here to sign up for WFNY’s Cleveland Cavaliers email newsletter So far this season, the script for the Cleveland Cavaliers has been to jump out to a good start in the first quarter. Then, as the bench came in late in the first and

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WFNY’s 12 Days of Christmas, 2014 Edition: Day One

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The Holiday Season is upon us, and for many, the holidays are a time of rituals and traditions. Here at Waiting For Next Year, we believe in tradition as well, and one of our personal favorites is the annual WFNY 12 Days of Christmas contest series! This is now the seventh year in a row

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Cavs vs Knicks Behind the Box Score: Even ugly wins count as wins

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Cleveland Cavaliers (10-7) 90 New York Knicks (4-16) 87 [Box Score] The New York Knicks are a mess. Just a really bad basketball team right now. They are the second worst team in the NBA this season. This could be the worst team in Knicks history if they don’t figure out what they’re doing. And

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Quarterbacks and NBA Realignment, While We’re Waiting

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Happy Tuesday WFNY! I hope everyone had an amazing Thanksgiving holiday. Now we enter that crazy and chaotic period of time between Thanksgiving and Christmas where everyone is trying to wrap up year end business while trying to find the perfect gifts for loved ones and friends. Amidst the chaos, however, it’s always nice to

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Giving thanks to you, While We’re Waiting

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Happy Tuesday WFNY! I can already smell the turkey, and the dressing, and the potatoes and gravy, and the ham, and the pie. I love Thanksgiving! It’s truly the best. You get together with family, friends, and loved ones and together you prepare a massive feast and you share in some good food, good conversation,

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Cavaliers vs Magic Behind the Box Score: Baby Steps

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Orlando Magic 74 Cleveland Cavaliers 106 [Box Score] I know what a lot of people are thinking. What’s the big deal? The Cavaliers are a much better team than the Orlando Magic. They’re supposed to win a game like this. But man, the Cavaliers needed this one. We heard all offense about how effective this

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Five Things Paul Brown Was Not – Reliving Yesteryear

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You know some things to be true. That they may technically only be your opinions is just noise. You’re right, and when others disregard or disbelieve you, a certain amount of frustration builds. At least if you are like me, anyway. Not to mention when you encounter resistance to demonstrable facts. Twenty years ago- when

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Cavs vs Nuggets Behind the Box Score: One Step Back

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Denver Nuggets (3-7) 106 Cleveland Cavaliers (5-4) 97 [Box Score] What a dull game. The Cavaliers felt like they were sleepwalking through most of this game. The offense was stagnant and lethargic, and when they got good looks, they were missing the shots. The defense is still atrocious, as the Cavaliers let Denver keep them

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Cheaters, Big Hero 6, Snow, and pretty acoustic music… While We’re Waiting

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I moved on Thursday. It was also the first big snow of the year here in the Cleveland Metro area, so we had that going for us. As a result I really really pre-wrote this, even compared to normal. Sorry if any of it is dated, but I hope you have a great weekend even

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Enjoy Kevin Love while he lasts, right? While We’re Waiting

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Happy Tuesday WFNY! As I was driving in to work this morning, I was surprised by how light the traffic was. I don’t normally have too much traffic to deal with, as I leave before the worst of it. But even relative to my normal traffic, it was really light this morning. It wasn’t until

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Cavs vs Pelicans Behind the Box Score: A little adversity, a lot of joy

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New Orleans Pelicans 111 Cleveland Cavaliers 118 [Box Score] On Saturday, the New Orleans Pelicans went to San Antonio and knocked off the defending NBA Champions to move to 3-2 on the season. I only mention this because people might not realize that the Pelicans are not the same team of recent years. Time will

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LeBron is back, the Heat are surging, and Crowell is missing: While We’re Waiting…

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Happy Tuesday WFNY! It’s election day! I know we all get so sick of the endless political ads that fill up every last corner of our existence in the weeks leading up to this day, but never the less, election days is one of my favorite days as an American. If we can set aside

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Cavs vs Knicks Behind the Box Score: Not the start we were hoping for

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New York Knicks: 95 Cleveland Cavaliers: 90 [Box Score] Post-Game Writing Music: Mark Lanegan Band – “Phantom Radio” The emotion was palpable. That’s not even the right word for it. As the cameras moved in on LeBron’s face before the game, you could read every last emotion he was feeling. The heightened empathy could move

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Cheers to a new beginning of Cavs basketball, While We’re Waiting

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Happy Tuesday WFNY! That was some sports weekend we had, eh? Well, I always forget that not all of you are Ohio State fans. So perhaps your sports weekend was dramatically different than mine. My Cleveland sports fan existence has taught me that a win is a win and that I should never dismiss any

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An infamous kiss, closing windows, and YIELD: While We’re Waiting…

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Happy Tuesday WFNY! It’s mostly happy, anyway. The Browns remembering how to be the Browns again was awfully frustrating, and pessimistically it was perhaps enlightening. Because really, does anyone know who the real Browns are? This has to be the most bipolar football team I can recall. You have the first halves of the first

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Our teams don’t suck! While We’re Waiting…

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Happy Tuesday, WFNY! A 3-2 Tuesday feels pretty good, wouldn’t you say? I’ve been to a lot of Browns games over the years. A…LOT. More than I can count off the top of my head. And for all those games attended, I had only seen the Browns win in the new stadium twice. One was

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Talking NBA news while listening to Weezer, While We’re Waiting

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The NBA has a new TV deal, what does it mean for everyone involved. Who is Joe Harris? This American Life has a new spinoff. Weezer has a new album.

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WFNY’s 2014-15 Cleveland Cavaliers Preview

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A look ahead to the 2014-15 Cleveland Cavaliers season and the challenges and hurdles they will face as they chase an NBA Championship.

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