A user’s guide to the Luol Deng trade draft picks

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The Luol Deng trade was over six weeks ago. Yet it seems to still be a major point of confusion for many in the national media. With today’s trade deadline fast approaching, I felt it would be prudent to review the assets exchanged in that Jan. 7 deal. [Update: Cavs have traded two second-rounders to

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WFNY Stats & Info: Mavericks closing in on Lakers in West

The NBA regular season concludes in just 20 days on Wednesday, April 17. Between now and then, boy, there’s going to be a whole lot of exciting back-and-forth action. Most notably as it relates to the Cavs besides their own draft position, fans should be paying attention to the Los Angeles Lakers in the Western

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NBA Rookie Rankings: Lillard vs. Kidd and Payton, Waiters can’t finish

No Cavs player is more polarizing among the WFNY crew than Dion Waiters (Jason Miller/Getty Images)

With the Cavaliers having two rookies playing prominent minutes, WFNY thought it would beneficial to see how the fresh meat around the league is faring in comparison with the Cavalier rookies. Each week, we’ll have NBA rookie power rankings where we’ll rack and stack the freshman class of the NBA. The rankings will be weighted with

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Rookie Rankings: Lillard’s big fear, Waiters keeps chucking

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With the Cavaliers having two rookies playing prominent minutes, WFNY thought it would beneficial to see how the fresh meat around the league is faring in comparison with the Cavalier rookies. Each week, we’ll have NBA rookie power rankings where we’ll rack and stack the freshman class of the NBA. The rankings will be weighted with

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Portland Trail Blazers Claim Justin Holiday Off Waivers

One of the great stories of this year’s NBA Summer League for the Cavaliers was a forward from the University of Washington. Well, even though he signed on to be on the team’s preseason roster, he is now heading back west to join a new team. Here’s the report from The Oregonian: Justin Holiday, a

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Cavs Set Single Season Consecutive Loss Record

The Cavaliers lost to the Portland Trail Blazers last night to set a new single season NBA consecutive loss record.  It was the 24th consecutive loss for a team that has not won a game since December 18th.  They have lost an absurd 34 out of 35 games.  They did not blow a lead in

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2010-11 NBA Blogger Previews – Northwest Division

Yep, it’s that time of year again already. Once again, CleticsBlog are hosting the annual Blogger Previews for every team in the NBA. How this works is simple, every day a certain NBA team is up and bloggers who write about said team will offer their previews for that team in the upcoming season. Then,

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Cavaliers vs. Trail Blazers: Open Thread

The Cavs return home tonight looking to right the ship after two lack-luster performances in Memphis and Houston. The good news? LeBron James has had a triple-double each of the last two times the Cavs hosted the Blazers at The Q. Three of his 25 career trip-dubs have come at the expense of Portland, in

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Cavaliers Preview Game #40

Cleveland Cavaliers (31-8) vs Portland Trail Blazers (25-16) Rose Garden, Portland, OR Wednesday, January 21, 2009 10:00 PM EST FSNOH/WTAM The Cavaliers will try to avoid losing 2 games in a row tonight when they face the Portland Trail Blazers, but it sure won’t be easy. The Lakers showed Monday night that without Zydrunas Ilgauskas

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NBA Blogger Previews – Northwest Division

While we are doing our own NBA divisional previews here at WFNY, CelticsBlog (one of the absolute best in the business) is also hosting their annual Blogger Previews, and this year we were invited to participate. Next up, the exciting Northwest Division is featured. Feel free to click around and check out some of the

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Northwest Division Preview

The Cleveland Cavaliers play their first preseason game at home on October 7th against the Toronto Raptors and then their first regular season game is October 28th against the Celtics in Boston. That gives us a little under a month until the season is officially underway, and so we will use the next week or

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Cavaliers Preview Game #64

Portland Trail Blazers (32-30) vs Cleveland Cavaliers (36-27) Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland, OH Monday, March 10, 2008 7:00 PM EST FSN OH/WTAM The Cavaliers welcome the impressive young Trail Blazers into town this week as the Cavaliers look to win their fifth out of their last six games. The Cavaliers won the match in Portland

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Cavaliers Preview Game #44

Cleveland Cavaliers (24-19) vs Portland Trail Blazers (26-18) Rose Garden, Portland, OR Wednesday, January 30, 2008 9:00 EST ESPN/FSN OH/WUAB, WTAM Next up for the Cavaliers, they travel to the Pacific NorthWest to take on one of the most surprising and most improved teams in the NBA, the Portland Trail Blazers. The Blazers went on

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