LeBron reverses course, says he ‘always felt good’ about Cavs

What a difference a month can make.LeBron James arguably contradicted himself by saying Thursday that he’s “always felt good” about the direction and makeup of the Cleveland Cavaliers this season.James of course created a firestorm in late January by putting the Cavs front office on blast, seemingly without provocation. In a post-game tirade following the team’s fifth loss...
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LeBron James could be getting the playmaker he needs despite quiet deadline day

After a flurry of NBA trade deadline activity, the Dallas Mavericks made one more move.The Mavericks announced they waived Deron Williams on Thurday afternoon, opening the door for the former No. 3 overall pick to join the Cleveland Cavaliers as the backup point guard LeBron James so desperately wants. This is very good news for the Cavs, as Williams is about the best playmaker Cleveland...
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P.J. Tucker was reportedly acquired by Raptors with LeBron James in mind

Did the Toronto Raptors make a trade deadline deal to get a player who will ultimately be tasked with agitating LeBron James? It sounds like the answer is yes.ESPN’s Marc Stein said Thursday that the Raptors’ addition of forward P.J. Tucker from Phoenix had to do with James, who may end up facing Toronto again in the Eastern Conference Playoffs. Tucker is a tough, strong, defensive...
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Here's why the Pacers didn't trade Paul George

Paul George was one of the bigger names that had potential to change teams in advance of Thursday's NBA trade deadline, but after listening to several offers, the Pacers decided to stand pat. The Celtics were the ones most likely to acquire George in any deal that might have gotten done, but Indiana's asking price of several rotation players and Brooklyn's unprotected 2017 first...
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1 day ago

Richard Jefferson trolls Kyrie Irving over flat Earth stance

Cleveland Cavaliers forward Richard Jefferson loves to have fun with his teammates. This happy-go-lucky attitude dates back to Jefferson’s days with the Arizona Wildcats. Now that he’s a bit long in the tooth, Jefferson doesn’t have the filter most of us possess.Teammate Kyrie Irving surely bore the brunt of this on Wednesday with Jefferson trolling the All-Star point guard...
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'Playmakers' in Ice Cube's league who can help the Cavs

The Cleveland Cavaliers are the defending NBA champions and have the best record in the Eastern Conference yet again, but that doesn't mean all is rosy in Cleveland. LeBron James has repeatedly discussed his desire for management to add playmakers to the roster, this despite the fact the Cavs have the highest payroll in the NBA.Welcome back to the Yardbarker roundtable, where we...
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LeBon defends Kyrie Irving over 'earth is flat' talk

Kyrie Irving caused quite the stir when he asserted the Earth is actually flat, not round as everyone knows to be the truth, during All-Star week.Whether he actually believes it or not remains to be seen, as NBA commissioner Adam Silver said he was just “trying to be provocative.”Either way, big bro LeBron James has his back. At this point, it’s impossible to know for certain...
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Kyrie Irving gets defensive when asked about his flat Earth stance

Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving made news on Friday by claiming that everything we have learned about geology and astronomy is wrong.In a stunning stance that goes away from commen sense and science itself, Irving suggested that the Earth is flat.No really, he did. That’s truly some amazing stuff right there from Kyrie. Heck, dude goes off about the moon landing being fake...
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Kendrick Perkins ‘wouldn’t be surprised’ if Kevin Durant returned to Thunder

Count veteran big man Kendrick Perkins as one who thinks Kevin Durant could make a return to the Oklahoma City Thunder sooner or later.Durant fled Oklahoma City to join the Golden State Warriors and figures to stick around for quite a long time. But with LeBron James returning to the Cleveland Cavaliers and winning a title, some have started to wonder if Durant might follow a similar...
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Nike releases timely “Equality” ad

So, first of all, watch this ad from Nike. It’s called “Equality”, and it’s amazing: Amazing.So, related: it’s not been a good week for Under Armour. Early in the week, the company’s stock took a massive nosedive after earnings expectations came in lower than expected.Then, Kevin Plank called the new President an asset for the country because of his business know-how...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

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