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Mike Brown is seen as a defensive guru in the NBA, but what can he do for a team’s offense?
In the 2008-09 season, Brown’s coaching helped the Cleveland Cavaliers to have a league best in opponents points per game, as well as a league leading 66-16 record. This is very different from what the Cavs have seen with Byron Scott at the reigns; a disorganized sight, to say the least.
The offense under Mike Brown’s last stint with the Cavaliers was minimally strategized, with LeBron James running the one-man Cleveland show. This has been the story of Mike Brown in his head coaching career. He has never been able properly utilize a superstar’s talent to the degree of winning a championship. He now has the young Kyrie Irving to work with, and with a limited offensive approach, Brown must find a way to maximize Kyrie’s potential. This is where Bernie Bickerstaff will hopefully show value. In L.A., Bickerstaff was speculated as “removing the shackles” from a Brown’s coached Lakers offense afte...
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On September 18, it was announced that Andrew Bynum would probably miss the remainder of the season and is “nowhere ready” to playing basketball yet.
When the Cleveland cavaliers chose to sign the Sixers big man this offseason, they knew his recovery would be gradual (hence the incentive laden contract, though still costly, I realize). I believe they still have a good...
take that, LeBron! Really burns, doesn’t it??
Dan Gilbert is generally regarded as Cleveland’s best sports owner. Sure, his competition is the cheap cheap penny pinching cheapo Dolans and a former Steelers owner who’s under investigation by the FBI, but still, Gilbert’s the best we got.
Nationally, Gilbert is somewhat of a joke. That’ll happen when you promise you’re...
It’s no secret that the Cleveland Cavaliers have had an exciting offseason and created quite a buzz around the league going into the upcoming season. Reports from the Cavs golf outing on Monday at Akron’s Firestone Country Club have now reaffirmed fans of just how exciting this season could be.
According to Fox Sports Ohio’s Sam Amico, number one overall pick Anthony Bennett...
Despite running on treadmills, Cleveland Cavaliers bat cave Andrew Bynum still hasn’t been cleared for contact or basketball activities. Cleveland signed the 25-year-old Bynum in July to a two-year contract that could be worth $24 million. Considering Bynum didn’t step onto the hardwood once last season as a Philadelphia 76er due to a potentially degenerative knee condition,...
Cavaliers coach Mike Brown has taken to calling globe-trotting All-Star point guard Kyrie Irving "The Pied Piper'' of Cleveland basketball.
Which might mean more if Irving had any idea who The Pied Piper was.
"Can you guys tell me what that means?" Irving asked reporters at the 28th annual Cavaliers Youth Fund Golf Classic at Firestone Country Club. "...
For those of you eagerly awaiting part 3 of “Uncle Drew” Pepsi commercials, it appears that Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving is shooting that installment this week.
Check out the below Instagram photo of Kyrie chilling in some shades in his Uncle Drew makeup:
Kyrie Irving image courtesy of Getty Images
I understand that the Cleveland Cavaliers and their fans are mad at LeBron James. LBJ was supposed to be the One; a homegrown talent that was going to take the home team to the top. But than he 'decided' to take his considerable talents to South Beach.
If I was a Cavs fan or owner of the team I'd still be mad even though its been a few years. However, when you let...
Recently, the fine folks over the Cleveland Cavaliers official website decided to create a list of “all-time Cavaliers by numbers one through 50″ and their original choice for the #23 spot was pretty interesting.
Originally, the list had current Utah Jazz head coach Tyrone Corbin listed as the greatest Cavalier to wear the number despite LeBron James holding all the major Cavaliers...
Andrew Bynum still hasn’t been cleared for contact and therefore isn’t likely to be ready when the Cavaliers open training camp next week but that hasn’t soured coach Mike Brown’s opinion of him.
Brown still believes Bynum can be one of the best centers — ever.
“He could very easily be the best center in the game” Brown said. “Not only the game today but he’s skilled...