The Cleveland Cavaliers had their worst lost of the season Wednesday night. The Cavs loss 127-98 at home to the Atlanta Hawks. In his post game, head coach David Blatt said he was embarrassed and wanted to apologize to their fans.
A reporter asked LeBron if he was embarrassed about the loss. Let’s just say that King James wasn’t here for the “negativity.”
LeBron is not usually known for his handle, but he put on display Wednesday when he made a really good defender look silly.
Thabo Sefolosha is one of the more sound defenders in the league, but he was no match for this crossover from James.
It was the only good thing to happen for James as the visiting Atlanta Hawks blew out the Cleveland Cavaliers 127-98.
The vertical jump is a test of athletic ability, and we often marvel at the power and grace of gifted leapers such as Michael Jordan and LeBron James. Although these
When we last met in the Cavalier Film Room, we talked about Kyrie Irving’s defense. This time, we’re finally going to get into some of David Blatt’s offense.
I’m going to start with what has become pretty obvious: Kevin Love is a really good first quarter player. Not only is Love an excellent first quarter player, but the Cleveland Cavaliers are an excellent first quarter...
Basketball Bicker 2014-15 NBA MVP Rankings
10. Dirk Nowitzki, Dallas Mavericks (Previous Position: 5)
Dirk Nowitzki, Dallas Mavericks
Stats: 18.8 PPG, 2.3 AST, 5.6 REB, 0.4 STL, 46.9 FG%, 34.0 3PT%, 87.5 FT% (PER: 21.6)
Team record: 16-7
One of the lowest PERs of his career, but Dallas is playing well.
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LeBron James got testy with a Cleveland reporter’s question after the Cavaliers lost 127-98 to the Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday night. During his postgame news conference, Cavs head coach David Blatt called the loss embarrassing. In light of Blatt’s description of the defeat, WHBC’s Kenny Roda asked whether LeBron felt the loss was embarrassing. James...Read More
(Cleveland, OH) – Despite yet another hot start in the first quarter, the Cleveland Cavaliers rapidly cooled off in a 127-98 drubbing delivered by the Atlanta Hawks at Quicken Loans Arena on Wednesday Night.
After a 127-94 blowout loss to the Cavs a little over a month ago on November 15 in Cleveland, the Hawks were very hungry for revenge. The Hawks seized the opportunity and...
LeBron James and the Cavs fell to the Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday night, but The King had a SportsCenter top 10 play. After briefly tripping, LeBron hit Thabo Sefolosha to the ground with the combo of moves. James was credited with the assists as Matthew Dellavedova wound up hitting a three-pointer.
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Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James has made a living off making opposing defenders look bad.
The latest victim was Thabo Sefolosha, who James crossed up in the first quarter of Wednesday night’s Cavs-Hawks game.
Rather than using his big body to power his way to the rim, he elected to use a sick crossover to shake Sefolosha—who lost his footing and fell down...
CLEVELAND (AP) Shelvin Mack scored a career-high 24 points and the Atlanta Hawks routed the Cleveland Cavaliers 127-98 Wednesday night for their 11th victory in 12 games.
Mack, a reserve guard who came in averaging 3.8 points, made all six of his 3-pointers as the Hawks went 16 for 28 from behind the arc.
Trailing 50-38 midway through the second quarter, Atlanta outscored Cleveland...
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At the end of the first quarter, the Cleveland Cavaliers were leading the Atlanta Hawks by a 34-26 margin. In what was hoped to be a good matchup between two of the Eastern Conference’s better teams, the Cavaliers looked like they were up for...
One of the entertaining reasons to watch the Cleveland Cavaliers play basketball is the amazing passing ability of Kevin Love.
During tonight’s Cavs-Hawks game in the third quarter of play, Love delivered an amazing full-court pass that went past three Hawks defenders and found teammate LeBron James for an easy lay-up:
Earlier in the same game, Love delivered another nice full...
LeBron James put a sick crossover on the Hawks Thabo Sefolosha Wednesday night, continuing to prove he is the best in the world.
There are few things more enjoyable than watching basketball players using incredible crossovers to “break the ankles” of their defenders.
Late in the first quarter of tonight’s Cavaliers-Hawks game, LeBron James was being guarded by Atlanta’s Thabo Sefolosha and used a nifty dribble move to get past him:
The play ended in a Matthew Dellavedova three-pointer and another...
(Cleveland, OH) — On Wednesday night, the Cleveland Cavaliers take the floor against a white-hot Atlanta Hawks team at Quicken Loans Arena.
The Cavs have been on a roll recently, winning nine of 11 games including their recent eight-game winning streak. Showing off improved play from the bench, as well as continued improvements on the defensive end, the Cavs are right in the middle...
Tipoff: Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland, 7 p.m.
Records: Cavaliers 14-9; Hawks 17-7.
TV: FOX Sports Ohio (Cavaliers Live pregame at 6:30). Radio: WTAM 1100-AM, WMMS 100.7-FM; Cavaliers Radio Network.
Hawks: C Al Horford; PF Paul Millsap; SF DeMarre Carroll; SG Kyle Korver; PG Shelvin Mack.
Cavaliers: C Anderson Varejao; PF Kevin Love; SF LeBron James; SG Shawn Marion...
Cavaliers forward Kevin Love, who missed the team's morning shootaround with flu-like symptoms, will play against Atlanta.
Love is averaging 17.8 points and 10.5 rebounds in 23 games. He grabbed a season-high 18 rebounds and scored 22 points in Monday's win over Charlotte. Love has 13 double doubles this season.
Atlanta guard Jeff Teague, who leads the team in scoring and assists...
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Beginning Wedesday night, Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James and Nike will shine the spotlight on 12 Ohio heroes making a difference in their communities in Akron and Cleveland, Ohio. In what will serve to be a digital campaign for Nike, the company plans to celebrate James and the tenacity of his hometown through the #iDYOURHERO initiative. The national campaign encourages...
Cavaliers forward Kevin Love is sick and considered a game-time decision for Wednesday's home game vs. the Atlanta Hawks.
Love is suffering from flu-like symptoms, the Cavs said. He did not participate in the team's shootaround Wednesday.
The 6-foot-10 power forward is averaging 17.8 points and a team-high 10.5 rebounds. He has yet to miss a game this season.
The Cavs (14-9) have...
Even with one of the best records in the Eastern Conference, the Atlanta Hawks still have plenty of doubters.
Given a marquee chance to silence them heading into Christmas, they're off to a good start.
After knocking off the Central Division's top team, the Hawks begin a demanding three-game road trip Wednesday night looking to avenge an ugly loss to LeBron James and the Cleveland...
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The Cleveland Cavaliers are looking to add another big-man to their roster. Timofey Mozgov’s name has come in potential trade talks, as has Kosta Koufos, but now its a six-time All-Star. According to ESPN’s Marc Stein, Jermaine O’Neal will make a decision on his future sometime next month, with the Cavs, Warriors, Clippers and Mavericks being interested. […]
Are NBA reporters lobbing bombs back at Woj? We’ve spoken ad nauseum about the bizarre angles taken by Yahoo! Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski when discussing one LeBron James, but a well-written and well-sourced longread report over at The New Republic shines a brighter light on this apparent bias against the four-time NBA MVP among others. Spending a few paragraphs building Woj up—his...
The Cleveland Cavaliers have expressed interest in Wesley Matthews but have been rejected in their quest to land him from the Portland Trail Blazers, according to sources.
The Blazers have dismissed all overtures for Matthews and hope to re-sign him as a free agent in the offseason.
Portland is 19-6 so far this season.
One Cleveland team has some serious skills when it comes to throwing the long ball. But it's not the team you'd think.
The Cavaliers threw some pretty impressive long balls during Tuesday's game against the Hornets. They connected on five "touchdown" passes for baskets.
Watch as LeBron James, Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving make these full-court passes look easy:
The Cavs, who started...
Being one of the highest paid athletes in sports (from both salary and endorsements), it should come as no surprise that LeBron James has one of the priciest car collections in the NBA. From vintage rides to high-end sports models, we count down the top 10 cars from LeBron’s collection starting off at number 10.
10. Jeep Wrangler Unlimited
Estimated Price: $25,000+