NBA News: Cavs acquire Shaun Livingston off of waivers

Late on Christmas night, the Cleveland Cavaliers announced that they have claimed guard Shaun Livingston off waivers from the Washington Wizards, waiving guard Donald Sloan to clear the roster space.  Livingston, 27, has appeared in 17 games (four of which were starts) for the Wizards, averaging 3.7 points, 2.2 rebounds and 2.2 assists in 18.8 minutes

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Box Score: Timberwolves 91 Cavs 73

The Cavs fell behind on a Kevin Love jump hook in the first minute and never could quite catch up to the Timberwolves on Friday night. Scoring continues to be the Cavaliers’ glaring weekness, which is the worst weakness to have in a game where you try to outscore your opponent. The Wine and Gold shot

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Report: Waiters to get more minutes because of Irving’s injury

Yesterday, we received word that Jeremy Pargo will be the new starter at the point for the Cleveland Cavaliers in the absence of star Kyrie Irving. Today, we’re learning more about how exactly Byron Scott plans to manage Irving’s lost minutes. Scott said that rookie guard Dion Waiters, who already has averaged 29.2 minutes per

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Jeremy Pargo to start for injured Kyrie Irving

First-year Cavalier Jeremy Pargo will draw the start in Wednesday night’s contest against the Philadelphia 76ers, replacing the injured Kyrie Irving at the point guard spot. Addressing the media at Cleveland Clinic Courts following the team’s shootaround sesssion, head coach Byron Scott stated that he opted for Pargo due to his efforts and communication on

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NBA News: Cavaliers’ Donald Sloan given warning for flopping (Video)

Though all eyes were on Anderson Varejao when the NBA decided to crack down on players flopping, it is reserve point guard Donald Sloan who has been given the first warning by the league. With 5.58 remaining in the fourth period of Cleveland’s game vs. Chicago (Nov. 2), Sloan of the Cavaliers committed a physical

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Report: Point Guards Pargo, Sloan Battling for One Roster Spot

Jason Lloyd of the Akron Beacon Journal has been all over training camp roster news this week, and his latest blurb last night featured a battle at the guard position: With about a week left in training camp, one of the looming decisions is whether to carry two or three point guards. The Cavs must

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NBA Summer League Box Score: Cavaliers 94, D-League Select 88

In a little bit more up tempo affair than Sunday night’s game, the Cavaliers used a late surge to top the D-League Select squad by a final of 94-88. Tyler Zeller was the star again for the Cavaliers with 19 points and 7 rebounds. Donald Sloan added 19 of his own and was the catalyst

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NBA Free Agency Rumor: Cavs Eyeing PG Jonny Flynn

This sounds familiar. Both in 2010 and then again in March, the Cavs reportedly targeted PG Jonny Flynn, the former Syracuse star who has fizzled thus far in the NBA. Now, today, we’re seeing from the Akron Beacon Journal’s Jason Lloyd that Cleveland again is rumored to target Flynn when free agency begins soon. Everyone

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Cavaliers Sign Guard/Forward D.J. Kennedy

The Cavaliers announced this afternoon that they have signed guard/forward D.J. Kennedy to fill the roster spot vacated by the departure of guard Lester Hudson following his two 10-day contracts. Kennedy, 22, played this season for the Erie Bayhawks of the D-League, averaging 15.7 points, 7.3 rebounds, and 4.4 assists in over 37 minutes per

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Box Score: Cavs 98, Wizards 89

The Cavaliers aren’t really tanking by choice as can be proven by this victory. The Cavaliers won by nine with a starting rotation including Luke Harangody. Well, maybe someone else is just tanking harder. FINAL Team 1 2 3 4 Total CLE 22 28 23 25 98 WAS 22 21 28 18 89 Cleveland Starters

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While We’re Waiting… So long Ryan Hollins, tell-all books and crushing on Donald Sloan?

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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. Ryan Hollins’ no-good, awful, very bad day. Or how it could have went. “Ryan Hollins wiped the sleep from his eyes; slapped the alarm

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Cavaliers add PG Donald Sloan to roster

The Cavaliers have signed PG Donald Sloan to the team for the rest of the season the team announced today. Sloan was playing for the Erie Bayhawks of the developmental league, and was generally considered the best point guard available in the D league. His stats- In eight games (all starts), Sloan has averaged 22.8

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