Audio: Kevin Love talks Cavs role and relationships on Mike and Mike

Kevin Love

Kevin Love and the pursuit of happiness with his role on the Cleveland Cavaliers has been a season-long topic of conversation. Whether it was the presence of his opt-out clause, rumors that he will return to Los Angeles1 , or LeBron James subtweeting about fitting in, the constant fascination of the elite power forward’s future

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Video: More talk of LeBron James and David Blatt’s relationship

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The Cleveland Cavaliers obviously want to land in the second slot when it comes to the Eastern Conference playoffs. The Atlanta Hawks are leading the pack by a wide margin, but landing at No. 2 means that the road to the Eastern Conference Finals would involve teams like the Miami Heat, Indiana Pacers and Milwaukee Bucks

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Dethroned: LeBron knocked from the top spot in Bill Simmons’ trade value column

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It was bound to happen. LeBron James would start to make too much money, have too much uncertainty surrounding his future, and—gulp—was bound to age beyond a point where his trade value would start to take a hit. Be that as it may, after eight years of having a firm, kung-fu grip on the top

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Kyrie Irving named Eastern Conference Player of the Week

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The NBA announced on Monday that Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving has been named the Eastern Conference Player of the Week for games played Monday, March 9, through Sunday, March 15. This marks the second time this season Irving has earned Player of the Week honors, as well as the fourth time in his

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JR Smith enjoying Cleveland “more than anywhere he’s ever been”

JR Smith Cleveland Cavaliers

JR Smith is one of several Cavalier players who could potentially opt out of his contract come this summer, but the shooting guard, who is having a career resurrection of sorts, says he has no plans on leaving the city of Cleveland and is enjoying this year more than any of the other 11 years

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Cavs in-air team photo becomes instant highlight

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Following the Cleveland Cavaliers’ big win over the Dallas Mavericks, the entire team got together for a photo from the team plane. The photo was eventually posted by LeBron James on Instagram and then followed up by countless teammates. Not long thereafter, social media was ablaze with a litany of thoughts surrounding the image, the

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LeBron on turnovers: “I suck.”

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Having spent much of the last week subbing in as his harshest critic, LeBron James succinctly and demonstrably described his season-long bout with turning over the basketball. “As far as turnovers, I suck, I suck,” James said following his nine-turnover night in the team’s Friday night loss to the Atlanta Hawks. “Tonight was another one of those

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Perk on hard fouls: “We don’t have time for that s—. That ain’t cool.”

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It takes considerable force to knock a 6-foot-8-inch, 250-pound chiseled athlete off of his course when he is running at full speed. Unfortunately for LeBron James, he’s finding this out the hard way as he completed what was his second game in the last three for the Cavaliers wherein he received several hard fouls en

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LeBron James wins Eastern Conference Player of the Month

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The NBA announced Wednesday evening that LeBron James has been named the Eastern Conference Player of the Month for February. James notched his 28th player of the month award (an NBA record, mind you) while averaging 24.4 points (good enough for first in East), 6.6 rebounds, 7.3 assists (second), 1.6 steals (13th), and 0.3 blocks. Along

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Ray Allen says ‘no thanks’ to the NBA—for this season

LeBron James Ray Allen Cleveland Cavaliers

After fielding phone calls, texts and DMs from would-be suitors, veteran swingman Ray Allen has decided to pass on all offers to play in the NBA this season. In a press released issued by Tadem Sports and Entertainment, Allen told the world he will stay on the sidelines for the residual portion of the year

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Baron Davis wants to make a comeback, has talked with Cavs

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Once an All-Star, Baron Davis, who is currently in retirement, wants to make a comeback. According to TMZ, Davis is in talks to return to the NBA and has had discussions with multiple playoff contenders. Among the playoff contenders that have talked to Davis are two of his former teams, the Los Angeles Clippers and Cleveland

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Ray Allen won’t be signing with the Cavs

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Though they were once thought to be leaders in the clubhouse, the Cleveland Cavaliers will not be signing future Hall of Famer Ray Allen. ESPN’s Brian Windhorst reports via ESPN Cleveland that Allen may not play for any team this season, but if he does choose to lace them back up, it won’t be with

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Summer trade of Brendan Haywood could carry 300% tax rate for Cavs

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Last Thursday’s trade deadline was a fairly quiet affair for the Cleveland Cavaliers. Sure, you can discuss the merits of Kendrick Perkins and his presence as a fourth big for this streaking team. But largely, the most impactful Cavs news from last week was a non-transaction. After some recent speculation from the blogosphere, the Cavs

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Cavs “strong frontrunners” to land Kendrick Perkins

Kendrick Perkins Cleveland Cavaliers

In a world where 270-pound bruisers don’t exactly grow on trees, the Cleveland Cavaliers may soon have two of them on their roster. Yahoo! Sports’ Adrian Wojarowski reports that the Wine and Gold have suddenly become “strong frontrunners” in landing Kendrick Perkins, the 30-year-old center who helped the Boston Celtics win a title in 2008, following

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Should the Cavs kick the tires on Amare Stoudemire?

Amare Stoudemire

The New York Knicks appear to be discussing a potential buyout of veteran big man Amare Stoudemire. The Phoenix Suns and Los Angeles Clippers are the front-runners to land the 32-year old in the event he is set free, but STAT is on record saying he would like to play for a contender. Given the existence

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LeBron James subtweets Kevin Love about “fitting in”

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National Basketball Association teammates are together quite often. Not as often as those in the Major League Baseball, necessarily but playing games four nights a week while adding in practice and shootarounds leads to 15 players seeing an awful lot of one another. It is for this reason why, at roughly midnight on Saturday night,

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Making the case for a Mo Gotti return

Mo Williams

With the wine and gold on a roll, winners of 12 straight, it may seem like a peculiar time to nitpick the team. But, it’s easier to look upon the horizon with calm waters, and right now I want to look at the Cleveland Cavaliers’ options with that open roster spot ahead of the trade deadline

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Lauren Holtkamp held court in Cleveland

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As ticker tape fell from the rafters of Quicken Loans Arena and fans of the Cleveland Cavaliers were celebrating their team’s most recent victory, the players filed off of the floor and through the tunnel, one-by-one. LeBron James had tossed his headband into the crowd. Kyrie Irving had given away his shoes, the “Black History

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Did Andrew Wiggins spurning LRMR lead to his trade?

Andrew Wiggins

As he always does when joining for a segment with Tony Rizzo and WKNR’s “Really Big Show,” ESPN.com basketball scribe Brian Windhorst provided some excellent insight in to the Cleveland Cavaliers and their current wart-filled winning streak. Windy discussed Kevin Love’s offensive struggles, the team’s lack of “plays”, and LeBron James’ wrist. But what may

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LeBron on Johnny Manziel: “I want him to get better”

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Johnny Manziel has checked himself into a treatment center and his friend and confidant LeBron James supports the quarterback’s decision. Following the Cleveland Cavaliers’ recent win over the Philadelphia 76ers, James briefly discussed the news that hit the wire early Monday morning. Via Cleveland.com: “I haven’t talked to him,” James told reporters. “I found out

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