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LeBron James will play vs Kings after missing 1 game

CLEVELAND (AP) LeBron James will play against Sacramento on Friday night after missing a game because of a sprained right wrist. The team made the announcement before the game. The Cavaliers are aiming for their ninth straight win. James injured his wrist late in the third quarter Tuesday night when he fell after trying to block a shot by Detroit guard Jodie Meeks. James watched...
Via AP on Fox
28 minutes ago  |  Discuss

LeBron James starting against Kings

CLEVELAND-- After missing one game with a sprained wrist, LeBron James is back in the lineup. About 45 minutes prior to Friday night's game against the Sacramento Kings, the announcement was made in the locker room. James missed Wednesday's last second win over the Portland Trailblazers as Kyrie Irving poured in 55 points, including the game-winning three point play in the final...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
31 minutes ago  |  Discuss

LeBron James x Nike Prism Design

Artist Ziarekenya Smith from Orlando, FL went next level with this design of LeBron James, made completely of out of his signature nike logo multiple times. The post LeBron James x Nike Prism Design appeared first on Hooped Up.
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3 hours ago  |  Discuss

LeBron remains doubtful for Kings

LeBron James participated in the Cavaliers' morning shootaround, but remains doubtful for Friday night's game vs. the Sacramento Kings. James suffered a sprained wrist in Tuesday's win at Detroit. The injury occurred late in the third quarter after James leaped to block a shot. He fell hard and used the wrist to brace himself while landing. James returned in the fourth quarter and...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Irving intent on leading Cavs, James doubtful vs. Kings

The Cleveland Cavaliers suffered through their worst stretch the last time LeBron James missed an extended period. Kyrie Irving seems intent on not letting that happen again - even if Cleveland is also without Kevin Love. Coming off the highest-scoring effort in the NBA this season, Irving will try to lead the banged-up Cavaliers to their longest winning streak in five years when...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

NBA MVP Rankings: Edition 6

Basketball Bicker 2014-15 NBA MVP Rankings 10. LeBron James, Cleveland Cavaliers (Previous Position: NA) Cleveland Cavaliers LeBron James Stats: 26.0 PPG, 7.4 AST, 5.5 REB, 1.4 STL, 49.3 FG%, 36.0 3PT%, 72.3 FT% (PER: 25.4) Team record: 22-20 The King returns, the Cavs go on a winning streak. LeBron’s about to shoot up these rankings… The post NBA MVP Rankings...
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Kyrie Irving joins LeBron James as an All-Star

CLEVELAND, OH  -- Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving has been named an NBA Eastern Conference All-Star, the league announced tonight on TNT. The voting for reserves was done by the Eastern Conference head coaches. The 6-3 guard will make his third All-Star appearance, while becoming the fourth-youngest player in NBA history to be selected three times (LeBron James, Kobe Bryant...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
1 day ago  |  Discuss

#tbt: LeBron James' top 3 NBA players of all-time

Cleveland Cavaliers superstar forward LeBron James sat down with FOX Sports' Bill Reiter and shared his top three NBA players of all-time two summers ago. Do you agree with the King? Who did he leave off? And, more importantly, how does your list stack up?
Via Fox Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Kings-Cavaliers Preview

The Cleveland Cavaliers suffered through their worst stretch the last time LeBron James missed an extended period. Kyrie Irving seems intent on not letting that happen again - even if Cleveland is also without Kevin Love. Coming off the highest-scoring effort in the NBA this season, Irving will try to lead the banged-up Cavaliers to their longest winning streak in five years when...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

You only get one first Cavaliers game

You only get one first. Regardless of how it turns out, that’s just how life works. Whether it’s your first kiss, first rock concert or first Cavs game, you only get one first. Even though the Cavaliers’ big win over Portland didn’t go as planned, it was one hell of a first for my son Ben. Ben is four and turns five in about three months. Ever since LeBron James announced...
Via Waiting For Next Year
1 day ago  |  Discuss

LeBron James Celebrates Kyrie Irving Three With Dance

Although LeBron James was out for Wednesday’s game because of injury, that doesn’t mean the All-Star wasn’t involved in the game. Throughout the game James was cheering on Kyrie Irving as he went for a career-high 55 points. On the final three-pointer by Irving, LeBron dropped a funky little dance. Another look from inside the […] The post LeBron James Celebrates Kyrie Irving...
Via Diehardsport
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Video: Watch every Kyrie Irving field goal from his 55-point night

If you missed Wednesday night’s Cavaliers game, I’m not sure why you would admit it. However, even for those who did watch Kyrie Irving take down the Portland Trailblazers with an NBA-best 55-point outing, putting all of (or most of) his shots in one compilation makes you realize just how incredible this night was. From the three-pointers off of a screen or taking Blazers big...
Via Waiting For Next Year
1 day ago  |  Discuss

LeBron James Is Ebullient Over Kyrie Irving’s Big Night

LeBron James gushed all over Kyrie Irving on Twitter after the guard's big game on Wednesday.
Via Gamedayr
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Cleveland Cavaliers: LeBron James reason for recent turnaround

The Cleveland Cavaliers have been winning over the past couple of weeks. In a win Wednesday night against the Portland Trailblazers, the Cavaliers extended their winning streak to eight games. The sudden turn around for the team appears to have happened out of thin air. However, the recent success is no coincidence at all. Although he did not play in the game against the Blazers...
Via isportsweb.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

The Approach

Twenty seconds left. Tie game, penultimate possession, four-second differential. Ball in hand, a 6-foot-8 Frenchman defending. Some three-and-a-half million pounds worth of Cavs fans1 on their feet. Millions more watching. Cameras fixed on him—necessarily, between between LeBron James’ absence and his own 50 points. A scratch of the nose with the right hand while dribbling with...
Via Waiting For Next Year
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Watch: Kyrie Irving Drop a Double Nickel Against the Portland Trailblazers

Kyrie Irving had to shoulder the load with LeBron James out nursing a minor wrist injury. With the Cavs being 1-8 without the King this season, Irving knew he had to take it to the next level to keep their winning streak alive. I guess you can say taking his game to the next level was an understatement as Irving channeled his Uncle Drew as he went for a career-high 55 points. If...
Via The Front Office News
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Uncle Drew – “I Want You, Lillard!”

I imagine Kyrie Irving at tip did something similar to that right there!  Off 38 points Tuesday night, Uncle Drew went bonkers against the Blazers for a season-high 55 yesterday, with LeBron James in street clothes.  Klay who?  55/4/5/2/0 on 17-36 FG (11-19 3PTM 10-10 FT).  That's 17 treys and 16-16 FT the past two games, for a ho-hum 93 points.  That's a H2H matchup winner...
Via Razzball Basketball
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Cavs celebrate a Kyrie Irving career night with Gatorade and ice shower (Video)

On Wednesday night, the Cavs looked to extend a 7-game winning streak, taking on the Blazers at home. Prior to the game it was said that LeBron James would sit out the game due to a wrist sprain, meaning that if the Cavs were going to win against a tough Western Conference opponent, someone would have to step up. No one would have guessed that Kyrie Irving would go for a career night...
Via Pass The Pill
1 day ago  |  Discuss

On Kyrie's career night, LeBron his biggest cheerleader — literally

Remember those days way back when, when the Cleveland Cavaliers couldn’t play together, Kevin Love couldn’t be trusted in the fourth quarter, LeBron James couldn’t get his body healthy enough to play, and head coach David Blatt couldn’t finish arguing with a ref because James shoved him to the bench? A lot can change in two weeks. OK, Love is still struggling to find any...
Via Fox Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Kyrie Irving Scores 55 Points

With no Lebron James Kyrie Irving took over scoring 55 points. Check out the highlights below.
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Cavaliers celebrate Kyrie Irving’s arena record 55 points

  Kyrie Irving put on a show Wednesday night as an injured LeBron James watched from the bench. Irving scored a career-high 55 points, breaking the arena record to propel the Cleveland Cavaliers to their eighth straight win, 99-94 over the Portland Trail Blazers. With James out because of a sprained right wrist, Irving made a team record 11 3-pointers and finished 10 of...
Via Sports-Glory
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Portland Trail Blazers Game Recap: Irving Scores 55 in Dramatic Win

(Cleveland, OH) — Kyrie Irving set a new career high with 55 points to lead the Cleveland Cavaliers to their eighth straight victory in a dramatic 99-94 Wednesday night home win over the Portland Trail Blazers at Quicken Loans Arena. With the game deadlocked at 94 with 27.6 seconds remaining, Irving brought the ball up the court and waited until 6.4 seconds remained before connecting...
Via Cavaliers Nation
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Cavs vs Blazers Behind the Box Score: Epic Kyrie Irving

Portland Trailblazers (32-14) 94 Cleveland Cavaliers (27-20) 99 [Box Score] Click here to sign up for WFNY’s Cleveland Cavaliers email newsletter The Cleveland Cavaliers came into Wednesday night’s game against the Portland Trailblazers with a 1-8 record this season without LeBron James. That matters, of course, because shortly before the start of this game, it was announced...
Via Waiting For Next Year
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Injured LeBron James Dances To Celebrate Kyrie’s 55 (Video)

In James’ obvious defense, he has a bad wrist, not an ankle or knee injury. James sat out the Cavs victory over the Blazers, but dance in adulation after Kyrie Irving hit this smooth three in Lillard’s face to ice the ballgame. Irving scored 55 points and hit some grown man buckets as the Cavaliers beat the Portland Trail Blazers, 99-94. After Kyrie scorched the go-ahead...
Via Thacover2
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Cavs take down Blazers for 8th win in a row

CLEVELAND (AP) -- Kyrie Irving scored a career-high 55 points, breaking the arena record while LeBron James watched from the bench and leading the Cleveland Cavaliers to their eighth straight win, 99-94 over the Portland Trail Blazers on Wednesday night. Irving took over with James sidelined with a sprained right wrist. He buried a 3-pointer with 6.4 seconds left to break a 94-94...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss
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