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Video: Dion Waiters’ monster dunk on 76ers

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On Tuesday night the Cavaliers extended their winning streak to five with a dominating performance on the road against the Philadelphia 76ers. Dion Waiters threw down a monster dunk during the second quarter and hyper-extended his knee in the process. Dion did not return to the game, but did tweet afterwards that there was nothing

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Cavs’ Anthony Bennett leaves game with shoulder injury, does not return

As Murphy’s Law states, “Anything that can go wrong, will go wrong.” The saying couldn’t hold any truer for the start of number one pick Anthony Bennett’s career. After struggling to score just one field goal through the team’s first five games, Bennett left Friday’s game vs. Philadelphia with an apparent shoulder injury. Bennett caught

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NBA News: Cavs’ Tyler Zeller has appendectomy

The Cavaliers  have announced second year center Tyler Zeller  underwent an appendectomy Friday to treat his acute appendicitis. “Cavaliers center Tyler Zeller was diagnosed with acute appendicitis yesterday in Cleveland and subsequently had an appendectomy at the Cleveland Clinic. He is now recovering at the Cleveland Clinic after the successful procedure and will undergo a

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Cleveland Cavaliers’ C Tyler Zeller out for first preseason game

The Cleveland Cavaliers announced Monday afternoon that 2nd year center Tyler Zeller has suffered a left hip flexor strain and will miss Tuesday’s preseason game against the Milwaukee Bucks. The Cavaliers describe the decision to hold out Zeller from the first preseason game as “precautionary”. Zeller injured the hip when he slipped on the slick

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Indians

Asdrubal injured; Masterson roughed up in 7-4 loss in New York

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This one wasn’t pretty. There are really two stories coming out of Cleveland’s 7-4 loss against the Yankees. The biggest will likely be the sprained quad suffered by Asdrubal Cabrera running to first in the fifth inning. Asdrubal has been nursing a sore right quad for weeks, choosing to try and play through the discomfort.

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Indians Closer Chris Perez Will Miss WBC With Strained Shoulder

About an hour ago the Indians scratched closer Chris Perez from his scheduled appearance today. Then Tribe beat reporters were tweeting in a frenzy that an announcement would be made by the club, but that manager Terry Francona was mum about it when talking to them earlier today. What occurred over the next 20 minutes was

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Michael Brantley injury update

The Indians revealed that Michael Brantley required fifteen stitches in his forearm following his clash at third base. He will miss at least the next ten days. Bud Shaw reports that Brantley will rest the next three days and then start with lower body work leading up to playing again in spring training. Brantley was

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Cavaliers

Silver lining on the Varejao injury, the rebuild moves forward

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It’s hard not to feel some pain for Anderson Varejao after hearing the news that his knee contusion was in fact a torn muscle in his leg. Memories of Andy winning the game with a buzzer beating 3-pointer against Atlanta, and giving Ray Allen the business during a national televised game against the Celtics are two

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Scott hopeful Waiters & Irving will return Tuesday vs. LAL

Sam Amico of Fox Sports Ohio tweeted that Cavaliers coach Byron Scott is hopefull both guards Dion Waiters and Kyrie Irving will return to action Tuesday against the Lakers. Waiters has been day to day with ankle injury, missing the Cavs last 3 games. Irving has been out since November 21 and a Tuesday return would

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Kyrie Irving Injury Update

From the Cavaliers- “Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving experienced a fractured bone in his right hand during a summer league practice in Las Vegas Saturday. He traveled back to Cleveland on Sunday with Cavaliers Head Athletic Trainer Max Benton and was seen by Cavaliers Head Team Physician Dr. Richard Parker and Dr. Thomas Graham at Cleveland

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Report: Grady Sizemore’s Rehab Hits Setback

In what is becoming something of a recurring theme lately for the Cleveland Indians, physically fit-challenged OF Grady Sizemore, who is currently rehabbing his injured knees and back, has hit a setback in his bid to return to the Tribe. Jordan Bastian tweeted the news from trainer Lonnie Soloff: Acta & Soloff (trainer) note that

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MLB Report: Hafner not with team in Chicago; having knee examined

Obviously there was too much excitement surrounding the Indians. Just as soon as the nation (much less Cleveland) starting paying attention to the Indians, Travis Hafner had to stay behind for examinations to his swollen knee- “Lonnie Soloff, Indians head athletic trainer, said Hafner complained of right knee soreness Wednesday while being treated for a

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Report: Browns DT Phil Taylor injured

John Telich is reporting that Cleveland’s DT Phil Taylor is getting an MRI to determine if he has a torn pectoral muscle. The injury apparently happened today at the team facility, during off season workouts. If it is a muscle tear, it could be a six-month-to-a-year injury. Taylor recorded 59 tackles, four sacks and a

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Report: Former Buckeye Greg Oden Undergoes Additional Microfracture Surgery

Undergoing what was supposed to be a procedure to clear debris resulted in yet another microfracture surgery in the left knee of former Ohio State center Greg Oden. Reported by the Associated Press, the procedure performed in Vail, Colorado established that there had been additional damage sustained by the 7-footer’s left knee. The first-overall selection in

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