Love finds a way: Cavaliers vs Raptors, Behind the Box Score

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Kevin Love and the Cleveland Cavaliers bounced back in a big way in crushing the Toronto Raptors 116-78 in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Finals.

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At least LeBron will stay if the Cavaliers lose, right? While We’re Waiting…

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The Cleveland Cavaliers suddenly find themselves on the wrong side of a streak. Is this just another Cleveland sports thing, or is it something serious?

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So that’s what losing feels like: Cavaliers vs Raptors, Behind the Box Score

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For the first time in the 2016 playoffs the Cleveland Cavaliers lost a game, falling to the Toronto Raptors 99-84 in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals.

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Unnecessary Cavaliers angst and a post about Nothing: While We’re Waiting

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The Cleveland Cavaliers are heavy favorites against the Toronto Raptors in the Eastern Conference Finals, so there’s nothing to worry about. Right?

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Kyrie Irving is “looking forward to matchup” with Raptors’ PG Kyle Lowry

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One was an All-Star and the other is the better point guard.

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Cavs vs Raptors Behind the Box Score: Surviving a second half onslaught

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Cleveland Cavaliers (39-24) 120 Toronto Raptors (38-23) 112 [Box Score] Click here to sign up for WFNY’s Cleveland Cavaliers email newsletter Whether it be on WFNY podcasts or in previous posts here on WFNY, I’ve frequently said that there’s not too much to be taken away from one regular season NBA game. The NBA is

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WFNY’s 12 Days of Christmas, 2014 Edition: Day Two

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The Holiday Season is upon us, and for many, the holidays are a time of rituals and traditions. Here at Waiting For Next Year, we believe in tradition as well, and one of our personal favorites is the annual WFNY 12 Days of Christmas contest series! This is now the seventh year in a row

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Cavs vs Raptors Behind the Box Score: One ugly way to win a game

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The Cavaliers started out playing great basketball on both ends of the court. In the 3rd quarter they extended the lead to 18 points at 81-63. Then they turned the offense switch to the “Off” position, and with with just under 7 minutes remaining in the game, Greivis Vasquez hit a three point shot to

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Cavs vs Raptors Behind the Box Score: Shooting Blanks

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The Cavaliers are banged up and it’s showing. They’ve now accumulated three consecutive losses since the trade deadline and there’s still not set date for the return of CJ Miles, Dion Waiters, and Anderson Varejao. Every team the Cavaliers will face in March is either in the playoffs or sitting just barely outside them. These

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Box Score: Raptors 92 Cavaliers 103

What an interesting game. The Cavaliers started this game off with an unbelievable 1-for-50000000 shooting night. Well, ok, it was really like 1-12, but still, it was awful. The Cavaliers were in danger of being down 20 points in the 1st quarter. But they rallied back to end the quarter with a run to close

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Box Score: Raptors 113, Cavaliers 99

The Cavaliers welcomed Dion Waiters back to the lineup in this one, but it would make little difference as Cleveland once again lost to Cavalier Kryptonite, the Toronto Raptors. This one was close through 3 quarters, but the Raptors pulled away in the 4th quarter to snap their 11 game road losing streak. The Cavaliers

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NBA Rookie Rankings: The Brow Returns, Beal Enters the top 5

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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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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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2012-13 NBA Blogger Previews: Atlantic Division

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For the past several years, the great Boston Celtics blog CelticsBlog.com has hosted an annual NBA Bloggers Preview. Basically, every day leading up to the start of the season, one team is previewed by s0me of the best writers on their team blogs, and then once the division is done, we will post the links

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Short Handed Cavaliers Must Make Most of Opportunities Against Toronto

Can Tristan raise his game and his team in Toronto?

It doesn’t seem like that long ago. It was the day after Christmas, a time  of hope, inspiration, and holiday cheer. And on that Monday night, the Cleveland Cavaliers walked from the swirl of the unknown into reality. We didn’t know what to expect of this team. Kyrie Irving wasn’t the Irving we know today.

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Box Score: Raptors 96, Cavaliers 88

The NBA is all about matchups. Some teams you match up well against, others you don’t. The Cavaliers, for whatever reason, just do not match up well with Toronto. Usually it’s obvious to see why a team doesn’t match up well with another. That’s not the case with this one. I can’t really put my

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Cavaliers Host Raptors, Look to Extend Winning Streak to 4

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The Cleveland Cavaliers (16-23, 10th in the East) will try to keep their 3 game winning streak going Tuesday night when they host the Toronto Raptors (13-28, 13th in the East). The Raptors have lost 2 straight games and have won just 6 of the 19 games they’ve played since February 1. Before the Cavaliers

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Cavaliers Take on Raptors, Try For 3rd Straight Win

Revenge will be on the mind of the Cleveland Cavaliers. Well, perhaps for everyone except Tristan Thompson. For Thompson, this game will be a homecoming game. The Brampton, Ontario native will be playing his first professional game in his home province when the Cleveland Cavaliers (3-2) try to avenge their season opening loss to the

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Cleveland Cavaliers Kick Off Season Against the Toronto Raptors

Normally December 26 is a day for Christmas Hangover. It often involves travelling, unpacking, laundry, shopping/returning, and just in general lamenting that the Christmas holiday is over. This year, however, we’re lucky. This year, we get to experience the start of the 2011-12 Cleveland Cavaliers season. Things get started at 7:00 at The Q against

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Cavaliers Preview Game #2: Cavs at Raptors

Cleveland Cavaliers (1-0) vs Toronto Raptors (0-1) Air Canada Centre, Toronto, ON Friday, October 29, 2010 7:00 PM EST FSOH/WTAM The Cleveland Cavaliers try to keep their momentum going from their emotional win Wednesday night as they travel north to take on the Toronto Raptors. The Raptors can relate to the Cavaliers more than any

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