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CLEVELAND -- When Byron Scott starts two rookies, you know the Cavaliers are serious in referring to their philosophy as a process.
It might be a process thats in progress all season, too.
In Tuesdays 100-82 preseason loss against visiting Indiana, Scott started Dion Waiters (No. 4 overall draft pick) at shooting guard and Tyler Zeller (No. 17 overall) at center. Next to those two were second-year point guard Kyrie Irving, third-year small forward Alonzo Gee and veteran big man Anderson Varejao.
And despite the changes, theres no guarantee Scott will use that lineup when the regular season opens Oct. 30.
Even Scott doesnt know what might develop.
Actually, odds are he already has a pretty good idea. But hes not about to tell anyone what it entails, and that includes the men in uniform.
Ill know in the next few days, Scott said of the opening-night starters. The players wont know until (Oct. 28 or 29)."
Tuesday marked Scotts third lineup change in the seven-game preseaso...
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INDEPENDENCE, Ohio -- News, notes and quotes from Cavaliers practice, as they prepare for the preseason finale vs. Indiana Tuesday at The Q:
Coach Byron Scott said hell change the starting lineup vs. the Pacers. He did not, however, say whos getting the call. Im going against everything Ive done in the past, he said. I still want to see some different lineups, so Im going to play...
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Just days before starting his third season with the Cleveland Cavaliers, coach Byron Scott was given a fourth.
A person familiar with Cleveland's decision said Wednesday night that the Cavs have exercised the option on Scott's contract for the 2013-14 season. The team picked up the option less than a week before Scott opens his third year with the club...
Next Tuesday, the Cavaliers tip off against the Washington Wizards in the season opener. A few pesky details have to be decided between now and then. Things like what five players will be on the floor at that tip, and who will still be on the roster.
Coach Scott juggled the line-up for the team’s final preseason game against the Pacers on Tuesday night. “We told the guys at the...
Despite having an overall record of 40-108 over the course of the last two seasons, the Cleveland Cavaliers have picked up the 2013-14 option for head coach Byron Scott, Mary Schmitt Boyer of the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports.
The 51-year-old Scott took over for the departed Mike Brown during what was one of the most tumultuous summers in team history. The only remaining players...
CLEVELAND -- You can call it change for the sake of change, and you may not be too terribly far off.
But mostly, Cavs coach Byron Scott is just trying to find something that works. Hed probably also like to find a reliable second scoring option, but hey, this is just the preseason, man. No need to get all panicky.
Actually, following a 100-82 loss to the visiting Indiana Pacers...
Cavaliers guard Daniel Gibson is out for Cleveland's preseason game against Indiana on Tuesday night because of a concussion.
The Cavaliers announced Gibson reported concussion symptoms on Monday. He will cleared to resume contact and game action once he is symptom-free and successfully completes the NBA concussion protocol process.
Forward Luke Harangody is also out with a...
C.J. Miles was acquired this offseason for two reasons: to offer much needed depth at the shooting guard position while also providing a veteran presence for a young Cavaliers team. Currently, Miles is competing with Dion Waiters for the starting job at that position. At the same time, he's also trying to help the fourth overall pick transition into life in the NBA.I asked Miles...
Cleveland Cavaliers guard Daniel Gibson is out indefinitely after suffering from concussion symptoms, the team announced prior to Tuesday's exhibition game against the Indiana Pacers. It was unclear when Gibson suffered the concussion. He was placed in the NBA concussion protocol program and he cannot be activated until he is symptom-free and cleared by an NBA neurologist....
Diagnosed with a concussion, Gibson may very well miss the season opener against the Wizards.
In order to get back on the court, Gibson is going to have to get cleared by the league’s neurologist.
Coach Byron Scott had his 2013-14 option year picked up by the Cleveland Cavaliers on Wednesday, according to the Plain-Dealer. Scott, who replaced Mike Brown two seasons ago, has a 40-108 record with the Cavs. He took the job in June 2010 before knowing that LeBron James would leave Cleveland for the Miami Heat. The Cavaliers drafted Kyrie Irving with the first overall pick...
"It wasn't really ever announced", Tyler Zeller said, before making his first preseason start against the Indiana Pacers. "It was just something we kind of knew once Coach Scott put me with the first team at practice". As I stood there listening, while taking Instagram pics of Zeller directly in front of his face, it seemed he knew he was prepared. He was...
Kyrie Irving is healthy heading into the 2012/13 regular season, and that's excellent news for the young Cleveland Cavaliers.
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According the Cleveland Plain Dealer the Cleveland Cavaliers will pick up the 4th year option on Byron Scotts’ contract, which is speculated to be around $4 million.
Through his first two years though his record with the Cavs is only 40-108, he’s been the man with the responsibility of guiding this young team back to contention.
In his second year he helped Kyrie Irving become...