NBA Trade Rumor: Cavaliers and Grizzlies working on deal for Leuer and Speights

EDIT: It appears this trade is agreed upon and just waiting for league approval. According to ESPN’s Brian Windhorst, the Cleveland Cavaliers and Memphis Grizzlies are in talks on a deal that would see Jon Leuer sent to Memphis and Marreese Speights, Wayne Ellington, and Josh Selby coming to Cleveland. Per Windhorst, draft picks would also

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Box Score: Cavaliers 78, Grizzlies 84

This one stings a bit. The Memphis Grizzlies, without starting PG Mike Conley, came out torching the Cavaliers’ defense on their first few possessions. It looked like it could be a predictably rough game. But then Anderson Varejao went to work. Andy started rebounding like a man possessed and ignited the Cavaliers to take the

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Cleveland Cavaliers End Latest Road Trip in Memphis Tonight

Anderson Varejao Memphis

The Cleveland Cavaliers had an interesting Thanksgiving weekend. Last Wednesday they got things started with a big win at home against Philadelphia to end their losing streak. Jeremy Pargo had an absolutely insane breakout game in filling in for Kyrie Irving. Unfortunately, the Cavaliers had to follow that up with another road trip. This one

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Box Score: Cavaliers 101, Grizzlies 109

Tough loss tonight in Memphis, but the Cavaliers shouldn’t hang their heads. Playing one of the better teams in the West, the Cavaliers hung in there for pretty much the whole game, even holding the lead for much of the first half. Kyrie Irving was simply terrific tonight for the wine and gold, scoring 25

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Cavaliers Continue Final Week of Season in Memphis

Even with Kyrie Irving in place, the Cavaliers still have much work to do

Here we are, three games left in this shortened NBA season for our beloved Cleveland Cavaliers. This 66 game season has been interesting. It feels like the Cavaliers play pretty much every night, which has been amazing as a fan of this team but has to have been incredibly trying on the players. I’ve maintained

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NBA Blog Previews: Southwest Division

  It’s that time of year again. That time when NBA training camps get underway, preseason games are starting, and NBA previews are being made. Other than the fact that an NBA season keeps seeming more and more unlikely, why should this year be any different? Sure, there’s no training camp and preseason, but that

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Memphis Grizzlies Have No Interest In Trading Rudy Gay To Cleveland

We’ve heard plenty of rumors regarding the Cleveland Cavaliers recently, some of them legit, some of them downright laughable. The one that has seem to stuck the most, though, is the rumor that the Cavs were interested in trading for Memphis Grizzlies’ SF Rudy Gay. Perhaps the Cavaliers did have some interest, but it was

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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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Cavaliers Preview Game #55

Memphis Grizzlies (15-40) vs Cleveland Cavaliers (43-11) Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland, OH Tuesday, February 24, 2009 7:00 PM EST FSNOH/WTAM Say goodbye to the Q, Cavaliers, because after tonight’s game, 8 of the next 10 games will be on the road. After tonight, the next 7 games will be against teams who would be in

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Cavaliers Preview Game #36

Cleveland Cavaliers (29-6) vs Memphis Grizzlies (11-26) Fedex Forum, Memphis, TN Tuesday, January 13, 2009 8:00 PM EST FSNOH/WTAM The Cavaliers are coming off the high of one of the most emotional wins this franchise has had in recent years. All season long this team has been trying to figure out how to keep both

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