Found April 16, 2013 on Word On The Game:
The Cleveland Cavaliers have an extremely bright future. Typically when we showcase a Cavs highlight it features their young superstar point guard Kyrie Irving as his skills are off the chart. This time though, let’s take a look at rookie Dion Waiters. Watch below as Waiters splits the double team and rises to finish a [...]
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