Box Score: Cavaliers 98, Pacers 87

It was an impressive win for the Cavaliers who got a boost from rookie Kyrie Irving’s return and Semih Erden’s career night. Granger’s absence didn’t hurt either. Cleveland Team Statistics: Starters for Cleveland Cavaliers Starters Pos Min FG 3Pt FT +/- Off Reb Ast TO Stl BS BA PF Pts K. Irving(notes) G 37:11 8-12

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Cavs’ Streak Hits 22 in Tough Loss to Pacers

Following the Cavaliers 117-112 loss to the Indiana Pacers, Byron Scott chose to sum the game up with two words: offensive rebounding. While the Cavaliers allowed the Pacers to pull down more offensive rebounds (16) than most teams would prefer, the decision to point the finger at this facet of the game is odd for a couple of

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Will LeBron James Grab His Fourth Player of the Month Award?

One month ago, we questioned whether or not LeBron James could continue his sweep of this year’s Eastern Conference Player of the Month awards.  Over that month, James averaged 30.7 points on .503 shooting, 7.3 rebounds and 8.5 assists in 39.1 minutes per game.  The Wine and Gold went 12-3 over said stretch, and No.

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Cavaliers Top Pacers, Lock Up Top Record in NBA

Cavaliers 117, Pacers 109 (box) Last night’s game had “trap” written all over it.  The Cavaliers, were coming off of one of their biggest wins of the season (at least in terms of point differential).  If any team is gnawing at the bit to have the post season start, it is the Cleveland Cavaliers.  Previous

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Open Thread: Cavaliers at Indiana Pacers

The second night of a back-to-back.  On the road.  And this Cavaliers team is coming off of one of the more talked about games of the second half, despite the fact that it had no bearing on the standings.  If you recall, the last game between the Cavs and Pacers ended with Mike Brown getting

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While We’re Waiting… Mangini’s Family Ties, More Amare Trade Rumors and a Look Back at “No Excuses”

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.   Ron Shapiro, Mark’s father, is releasing a book on his tricks of the trade.  The book document’s Shapiro’s relationship with Browns

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Coach – Flipped, Depth – Depleted

Before everyone freaks out over last night’s loss, do not discount the Cavaliers current state. No Delonte West. No Sasha Pavlovic. No Tarance Kinsey. No guard depth, especially in regards to size. Ben Wallace can only be used for 25 minutes at the most. J.J. Hickson cannot be trusted. The current seven man rotation is

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So This Is What A Losing Streak Feels Like

Cleveland 95, Indiana 96 [box] The Cleveland Cavaliers have had all sorts of “firsts” this season. Earlier in the year, it seemed like nothing but the good kind of firsts, but lately, they’ve been going through some of the bad firsts. On Sunday against the Lakers, coming off 3 days rest and playing a Lakers

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Cavaliers Preview Game #6

Indiana Pacers (1-2) vs Cleveland Cavaliers (3-2) Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland, OH Friday, November 7, 2008 7:30 PM EST FSNOH/WTAM Tonight the Cleveland Cavaliers will look to continue their impressive play against a potentially good divisional opponent in the Indiana Pacers. After dropping 2 of their first 3, the Cavaliers have now won 2 straight

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