Found November 23, 2011 on Pro Sports Daily:
Cleveland Cavaliers center Semih Erden underwent surgery to repair a broken thumb and is expected to be sidelined for at least six weeks. Erden was injured while playing for Turkish club Besiktas. The 7-foot Erden averaged 4.0 points and 2.9 rebounds last season in 41 games with Boston and Cleveland.

Cavaliers center Semih Erden might have broken left thumb

Cavaliers center Semih Erden reportedly suffered a broken left thumb Tuesday in Turkey and could be sidelined for two months.

Cavaliers’ big man Semih Erden breaks thumb in Europe

You knew the injuries would start to add up as NBA players started to find places to play in Europe. So far there hasn’t been a major one, but some minor ones are coming up. The latest is Cavaliers center Semih Erden, reports Turkish journalist Mete Aktaş (via Marc Stein of ESPN). Here are the…

A Little More on Lamond Murray

Over the last couple of weeks, I had the chance to catch up with former Cleveland Cavaliers small forward Lamond Murray.  It’s hard to believe that this year would mark the 10-year anniversary of Murray leading the Cavs in scoring. Equally hard to believe is that 16.6 points would be the mark that would take home the blue ribbon.  Murray was a veteran wing on a team full of young...

Cavaliers center Semih Erden has surgery on thumb

Quick an update on an injury we told you about previously. Cavaliers center Semih Erden has now had surgery on the thumb he broke in a game this week for Turkish side Besiktas, reports Sportando on twitter. He will be out at least six weeks with the injury. That means if a settlement to the…

Cavs PG Davis 'optimistic' season will be played

As the NBA lockout moves toward December and the prospect of more canceled games, including the league's Christmas showcase, looms larger, Cleveland Cavaliers guard Baron Davis says he hasn't yet lost faith a resolution can be found.

Video: Deron Williams Drops 50 In Turkey And Makes It Look Easy

While some people tune in to see Besiktas to watch Deron Williams, I keep tabs on the Turkish club to get my lockout fix of Semih Erden. Unfortunately for me, Erden broke his left thumb the other day. Fortunately for you, Williams dropped 50 on 17-of-23 shooting in 36 minutes. He could be the best [...]

“Cursed” Cleveland Sports Might Get a Documentary

I was checking out Scene Magazine’s website this morning and I saw a post about a new documentary seeking funding via Kickstarter.  Of course the movie is set to be called Cursed.  What else could you possibly call a movie about Cleveland sports?  Ugh. In all fairness to the movie makers, it doesn’t sound like this will be a movie draped in misery and self-loathing.  Anyone...

Cavs broadcaster talks LeBron, Ilgauskas’ move to Miami

Joe Tait was the Cleveland Cavaliers broadcaster for four decades, starting with when the NBA first dropped an expansion team in Cleveland to try and slow the growth of the ABA. Tait has a new book out about his recollections as a broadcaster, and of course there’s plenty of talk about LeBron James, something highlighted…

Baron Davis to host latest charity game, this one in L.A.

And the charity games keep on rolling in as we wait for lockout negotiations to start up again. Baron Davis and Tina Thompson will be hosting one in Los Angeles this Sunday at Southwest College benefitting the Kids in LA Sports Foundation. On the list to play are some guys with Los Angeles ties —…

Joe Tait Sweater Book Contest!

First off, Happy Thanksgiving all around.  I hope everyone has a really great holiday.I also hope that some of you are related to people cool enough to be celebrating this festive occasion while wearing the types of sweaters that Cleveland Cavaliers Hall of Fame Announcer Joe Tait made famous.  Or maybe even you're fashion forward enough to be breaking one of those sweaters...
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