Cavs vs. Bulls Behind The Box Score: Cavs Bounce Back with Huge Road Win

Cleveland Cavaliers Behind the Box Score.

  Cleveland Cavaliers: 114 Chicago Bulls: 108 (Overtime) Box Score After a disappointing opening night where LeBron James and everybody played pretty tight, the Cavaliers had an incredibly formidable task on their hands: going into Chicago against their biggest threat in the Eastern Conference and trying to come out with a win. The Bulls are

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Kyrie vs Rose: (Almost) The Matchup We’ve All Been Waiting For

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It’s the matchup three years in the making that all of us have been waiting to see. Well, sort of. On Monday night in Chicago, Kyrie Irving and Derrick Rose will play against one another in an NBA game for the first time. That’s the good news. The bad news is that neither player is

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NBA playoffs, Armonty Bryant, Browns Draft, 2013 NBA playoffs, Death Cab, Nine Inch Nails with Andrew – WFNY Podcast – 2013-05-07

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Andrew and I got rolling and in what seemed like a few minutes, 50 of those bad boys went floating by. We talked about some business of sports by comparing it to the business of the music industry. We talked about the NBA playoffs, the Cavs, the Browns draft and pretty much everything else other

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NBA Talk: Kyrie Irving better than Derrick Rose?

ESPN’s Chris Palmer sure thinks so. Kyrie Irving > Derrick Rose. Things done changed. — chris palmer (@ESPNChrisPalmer) February 9, 2013 Really feel like we’ve seen the last days where D-Rose is better than Kyrie. — chris palmer (@ESPNChrisPalmer) February 9, 2013   Not dissing D-Rose. Kyrie is just that good. You ain’t got League

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What kinds of fans is the NBA catering to now?

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I want to root for the Cavaliers and the Cavaliers only. I’ve stated that a lot of times over the past year. I don’t want to watch superstar matchups on TNT and crack about Craig Sager and the boys back in the studio unless the Cavaliers are playing. This season that meant that I didn’t

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Skip Bayless: “For next 10 yrs better believe I’ll take Kyrie over D-Rose”

Whether you love him, hate him, or are just sick of hearing him yell, Skip Bayless gave Cavaliers’ rookie Kyrie Irving a huge compliment. Through Bayless’ twitter feed he had this to say about Irving- “For next 10 yrs better believe I’ll take Kyrie over DRose. Much better shooter, passer. Little quicker but not as

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Cavaliers Host Bulls as Kyrie Irving Prepares for Derrick Rose

Cavaliers hope to avoid another thrashing from the Bulls

Once again, a point guard matchup will be the focus of all eyes. Kyrie Irving, #1 pick, Rookie of the Year candidate, and hope of a rebuilding franchise squares off with Derrick Rose, former #1 pick, former Rookie of the Year, and former hope of a rebuilding franchise. The Cleveland Cavaliers (13-20, 10th in the

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Thorpe: Kyrie Irving’s Current PER Bests Evans, Rose’s Rookie Totals

In the ever-growing arena of “maybe last year’s draft class wasn’t as bad as we thought” mea culpa-type of pieces, ESPN Scouts Inc.’s David Thorpe discussed the year-to-date play of NBA rookies. Though Minnesota’s Ricky Rubio wasn’t a part of the 2011 NBA Draft, the individual who presently stands at the top is. Per Thorpe:

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Box Score: Chicago Bulls 114, Cleveland Cavaliers 75

Oof. Cleveland fans, this was not a good showing by the Cavaliers. Kyrie Irving got the Cavs started early with 11 quick points. It was all downhill from there as the Cavaliers shot 30% while allowing the Bulls to have their way in the paint. Chicago finished shooting 55.4%. Oh, and Derrick Rose didn’t play.

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Cavaliers’ Schedule Gets Tougher With Chicago Bulls In Town

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The Cleveland Cavaliers (6-7) officially kick off the most brutal part of their schedule Friday night when they host the Eastern Conference leading Chicago Bulls (13-3) to the Q. This game is naturally being billed as the first showdown between Derrick Rose and Kyrie Irving, a pair of young PGs who will be playing a

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Irving: It’s the Cleveland Cavaliers Versus the Chicago Bulls

[Derrick Rose] is a great point guard, the best probably in the game, [but] it’s just another game. I’m not really facing Derrick Rose. I’m facing the Chicago Bulls. It’s the Cleveland Cavaliers versus the Chicago Bulls. That’s what I’m looking forward to. – Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving on Friday’s opponent Derrick Rose and

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Big Sunday in the NBA: OKC / Memphis Game 7, Chicago / MIA Game 1

It all comes down to this. Win or go home.  Who wants it more?  These cliches and many others like them, while annoying, are to be expected frequently today from television pundits everywhere.   Whenever Game Seven’s emerge, like today’s when Memphis travels to OKC for a winner moves on tip at 3:30, these are the things people say to describe the event.  All true

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While We’re Waiting…Golden State interviewed Mike Brown, and Cavs trade talk

While We’re Waiting serves as the early morning gathering of WFNY-esque information for your viewing pleasure. Have something you think we should see? Send it to our tips email at tips@waitingfornextyear.com. Golden State interested in Mike Brown: “Meanwhile in Oakland, a source with knowledge of the Warriors’ search said that former Cleveland coach Mike Brown and

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While We’re Waiting…Travis Hafner hits a walk-off blast to win it

While We’re Waiting serves as the early morning gathering of WFNY-esque information for your viewing pleasure. Have something you think we should see? Send it to our tips email at tips@waitingfornextyear.com. Nice work, Travis: “On Friday night, in front of a packed house at Progressive Field, a rarity so far in this magical season, the

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Retiring the Sweater: Cavs to Hold Joe Tait Appreciation Night

On a night when MVP hopeful Derrick Rose comes to town with the Eastern Conference-leading Chicago Bulls, Quicken Loans Arena will have a sold out crowd on hand to celebrate a man who will not even step foot on the court.  Well, at least during the course of the game.  Joining the greats like Mark

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Bulls 100, Cavs 91: Rose Dominates Third Quarter in Chicago Comeback

In typical Cavaliers fashion, a powerful first half performance against the streaking Chicago Bulls fell apart with a disastrous third quarter. And just like that, a 23-point turnaround in 12 minutes led to yet another loss for Cleveland by a 100-91 final score. Anderson Varejao, Mo Williams, Daniel Gibson and Joey Graham all missed the

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The Best Move for LeBron James is to Stay in Cleveland

I am sure if anyone outside of Cleveland even reads this they will brush it off like some stupid “homer” piece. That’s fine. In a way it is a homer piece. That is, in essence, an integral part of the story that nobody else seems to want to talk about.  I know this might also

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About LeBron and the Chicago Bulls

Somewhere between the beginning of this NBA season and the exit for the Cavaliers at the hands of the Boston Celtics, the Cavaliers’ star LeBron James got linked to the Chicago Bulls.  The Bulls are positioned financially to give LeBron a contract with their approximate returning salaries totaling just under $32 million.  That money is

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