Kyrie Irving to participate in third straight Three-Point Shootout

Kyrie Irving shooting

We learned that Kyrie would be in the Three-Point Shootout on February 2. The NBA officially announced it on February 5. It shouldn’t be much of a surprise that sweet-shooting Cavalier point guard Kyrie Irving is returning to the All-Star Weekend Three Point Shootout for the third consecutive season. The three-time All-Star was announced as one of the

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Kyrie Irving named Eastern Conference Player of the Week

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It will come as no surprise to anyone who watched his breathtaking 55-point performance against Portland that Kyrie Irving was named Eastern Conference Player of the Week for the period from January 26 to February 1, per a league press release. This is Kyrie’s first PotW award of the season and the third of his

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Behind the Box Score: Cleveland Cavaliers at Minnesota Timberwolves

Cleveland Cavaliers Behind the Box Score.

Cleveland Cavaliers (29-20) 106 Minnesota Timberwolves (8-39) 90 Box Score Saturday night was the event for which everyone around the NBA has been with mild interest for months: the not-so-heralded return of Kevin Love to Minnesota. The Minnesota Timberwolves production team or PR team or marketing staff turned a dozen or so heads this week

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Kyrie Irving named to 2015 All-Star Team

Kyrie Irving Cleveland Cavaliers

Sources have told ESPN.com that Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving will be on the 2015 Eastern Conference All-Star team. Dave McMenamin broke the news on Twitter Thursday evening. The reserves for the NBA All-Star teams are set to be announced Thursday night on TNT during a special pregame show that begins at 7 PM. The “TNT

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You only get one first Cavaliers game

Ben's first Cavs Game candid

You only get one first. Regardless of how it turns out, that’s just how life works. Whether it’s your first kiss, first rock concert or first Cavs game, you only get one first. Even though the Cavaliers’ big win over Portland didn’t go as planned, it was one hell of a first for my son

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Video: Watch every Kyrie Irving field goal from his 55-point night

Kyrie Irving

If you missed Wednesday night’s Cavaliers game, I’m not sure why you would admit it. However, even for those who did watch Kyrie Irving take down the Portland Trailblazers with an NBA-best 55-point outing, putting all of (or most of) his shots in one compilation makes you realize just how incredible this night was. From the

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The Approach

Kyrie Irving Cleveland Cavaliers

Twenty seconds left. Tie game, penultimate possession, four-second differential. Ball in hand, a 6-foot-8 Frenchman defending. Some three-and-a-half million pounds worth of Cavs fans1 on their feet. Millions more watching. Cameras fixed on him—necessarily, between LeBron James’ absence and his own 50 points. A scratch of the nose with the right hand while dribbling with

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Kyrie with one for the ages, conference climate, and Buckeye turnout: While We’re Waiting…

Cleveland Sports

Good morning and Happy Thursday, WFNY-ers! Did anybody catch the Cavs game last night? If you didn’t, you missed one of the best individual performances in Cavalier franchise history, courtesy of Kyrie Irving. When word came down that the wine and gold would be LeBron-less last night, the mind immediately jumped to that 1-8 record

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Video: Kyrie Irving gets a Gatorade bath following 55-point night

Kyrie Irving Cleveland Cavaliers

Kyrie Irving scored a career-high, and current-season NBA-high, 55 points in Wednesday night’s  huge win over the Portland Trailblazers. Irving was the man of the night, earning the on-court post-game interview in addition to the horse that surrounded his locker following his shower. Thanks to Tristan Thompson, we get some rare locker room footage of

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Cavs vs Blazers Behind the Box Score: Epic Kyrie Irving

Cleveland Cavaliers Behind the Box Score.

Portland Trailblazers (32-14) 94 Cleveland Cavaliers (27-20) 99 [Box Score] Click here to sign up for WFNY’s Cleveland Cavaliers email newsletter The Cleveland Cavaliers came into Wednesday night’s game against the Portland Trailblazers with a 1-8 record this season without LeBron James. That matters, of course, because shortly before the start of this game, it

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LeBron, Klay, JR, and Injecting Strangers: While We’re Waiting…

Cleveland Sports

Welcome to the final Wednesday of January 2015. This winter hasn’t been that bad, right? We probably have three more months of it to look forward to, but aside from a couple bad spells, I think we’ve been fairly fortunate in Cleveland thus far. I was in South Korea this time last year and have

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Kyrie and LeBron Enough for Seventh Straight Win: Pistons vs Cavs Behind The Box Score

Cleveland Cavaliers Behind the Box Score.

Detroit Pistons (17-29) 95 Cleveland Cavaliers (26-20) 103 Box Score Seven heaven. Kyrie Irving and LeBron James were enough offense together to lead the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 103-95 win on the road against the pesky Detroit Pistons on Tuesday night. Irving finished with 38, including 16 in the fourth quarter, and James collected 32

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Putting the Cavs’ Pieces Together

Cleveland Cavaleirs LeBron James Kyrie Irving

When LeBron James announced that he would return to the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Cavs traded for Kevin Love soon after, many assumed it would be nothing but champagne and caviar as the Cavs cruised to 75 wins and a title. Okay, not everyone had the Cavs being the best team in the history of

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Cavs could unload Brendan Haywood before the summer

Brendan Haywood Cleveland Cavaliers

When David Griffin masterfully acquired Brendan Haywood this past summer, the entire Cleveland Cavaliers landscape was different than it is today. Since the draft night deal, the wine and gold have added a few All-Stars, a few key role players and a boat load of salary. Haywood’s deal was one that could potentially bring over

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Six Down and Six Up. Oklahoma City Thunder vs. Cleveland Cavaliers: Behind the Box Score

Cleveland Cavaliers Behind the Box Score.

Oklahoma City Thunder (22-22) 98 Cleveland Cavaliers (25-20) 108 Box Score After ending their six-game losing streak last Thursday night against the Los Angeles Lakers, the Cleveland Cavaliers entered Sunday afternoon’s game on a five-game winning streak following their best performance of the year against the Charlotte Hornets on Friday night. Before Sunday’s contest against

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Everything you need to know about the NBA All-Star game, Kyrie Irving’s contract, and the future

Dan Gilbert Cleveland Cavaliers Salary Cap

NBA fans voted in LeBron James as an Eastern Conference All-Star starter, but did not vote in Kyrie Irving despite his start last season and his reigning All-Star Game MVP honor. That snub will likely cost Irving – and by definition, save the Cleveland Cavaliers – around $9-10 million over the course of the point

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NBA All-Star starters announced: LeBron voted in; Kyrie and Love not so much

LeBron James NBA All-Star Game 2015

The 2015 NBA All-Star game starters have been unveiled, and the Cavaliers’ LeBron James is in the East’s first five once again. His most noteworthy teammates, Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love, did not make the cut. This will mark LeBron’s 11th appearance in the All-Star Game. Love and Irving could still be selected as reserves,

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Watch LeBron James smash it after Kevin Love’s full court pass

LeBron James Cleveland Cavaliers

(Click here to sign up for WFNY’s Cleveland Cavaliers email newsletter) The last time the Cavs played the Jazz, it was one of the most confusing games of the season. That’s saying a lot. It felt like Kyrie Irving and the boys were all dogs marking their territory in a weird way. Kyrie had 34

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Cavs vs Jazz Behind the Box Score: Let the good times roll

Cleveland Cavaliers Behind the Box Score.

Utah Jazz (14-28) 92 Cleveland Cavaliers (23-20) 106 [Box Score] Click here to sign up for WFNY’s Cleveland Cavaliers email newsletter It’s not fun to think back to November 5, 2014. It was the fourth game of the season for the Cleveland Cavaliers, and they were in Utah to play the Jazz. The Cavaliers lost

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Nike Kyrie 1 "All-Star" image leaked

While only a few sizes of the “BHM” Kyrie 1 are still available at Nike.com, we have what is purported to be the “All-Star” edition of Cleveland Cavaliers point guard’s signature shoe. At last count, Irving trailed Washington’s John Wall and Miami’s Dwyane Wade for the two starting guard spots, but it would be crazy to

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