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Cleveland Cavaliers' guard Dion Waiters' left knee has been bothering him for the latter half of the regular season. Despite this constant pain that kept him out of many games, he believes he will not need to have surgery, according to a tweet by the Plain Dealer.Dion Waiters said he thinks he won't need surgery on L knee that kept him out many games at end of season. #Cavs— M.S. Boyer/J. Valade (@PDcavsinsider) April 18, 2013The Cavaliers, who recently fired head coach Byron Scott, ended the season with a 24-48 record. Waiters ended his rookie season playing in 61 games while averaging a solid 14.7 points on 41.2% shooting to go with 3 assists and 2.1 rebounds per game. He was also selected to play in the Rising Stars Challenge. The Cavaliers are a promising young team and Waiters and Irving look to lead that charge. Follow @hoopsinjurynews
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The Cleveland Cavaliers have decided to part ways with head coach Byron Scott, per a report from the Akron Beacon-Journal.
“I have tremendous respect for Byron professionally and a great deal of admiration for him personally. At the same time, it is critical for where we are as a team to ensure that we capitalize on every opportunity for development and success and we have fallen...
The Cleveland Cavaliers have reportedly fired head coach Byron Scott after only three seasons of coaching. He will be exiting with a 64-166 record and his .278 winning percentage which is the lowest in team history among all coaches (minimum one full season).
According to Ohio.com:
Rumors over Scott’s future intensified over the past couple of weeks as the Cavaliers regressed...
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio — Byron Scott‘s days of trying to turn around the Cavaliers are done.
Scott was fired Thursday following a third straight losing season with Cleveland, an 82-game rollercoaster that included injuries, blown leads and a dismal final few weeks.
Scott went 64-166 in his three years with the Cavs, who were weakened by injuries this season but also showed little...
The Cleveland Cavaliers have released Head Coach Byron Scott, 52, the team announced today. The Cavaliers’ record during Scott’s tenure was 64-166, including a 24-58 mark this season.
“I have tremendous respect for Byron professionally and a great deal of admiration for him personally. At the same time, it is critical for where we are as a team to ensure that we capitalize...
I still remember the day Byron Scott was hired to coach the Cleveland Cavaliers.
I remember driving in my car and thinking to myself, “You know, I think I really like this hire. Even if LeBron does leave, at least the Cavaliers will play an exciting brand of basketball and be fun to watch.”
Three years later, Byron Scott is no longer the coach of the Cavaliers, and I find myself...
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Cavaliers coach Byron Scott had been fired Thursday.
BallertainmentByron Scott sent packing by Cleveland Cavaliers
Coach Byron Scott has been fired by the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Three losing seasons and poor defensive output saw to that.
Of his firing, Scott said…
I want to thank (general manager) Chris Grant, (owner) Dan Gilbert and the Cavaliers organization for the opportunity I had to coach this team the last three seasons,”...
In one of the more surreal events in Cleveland coaching history the Cavaliers are not only interested in former coach Mike Brown, but may move quickly to obtain his services in order to ensure that another team does not swoop in and take him.
Mary Schmitt-Boyer of The Cleveland Plain Dealer has provided a source report stating that the Cavaliers are intersted in re-hiring the defensive...
Byron Scott believes he was not given a fair chance to turn the Cleveland Cavaliers' situation around.
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio -- With the Cavaliers having fired Byron Scott on Thursday, they may turn to an old friend to lead the team in the direction they believe it should be headed.
Multiple sources familiar with the Cavs thinking have told FOX Sports Ohio former coach Mike Brown has emerged as a real possibility to replace Scott.
Brown coached the Cavs during the LeBron James era (2005...