Video: General Manager David Griffin says he and the Cavs have put together “competitive and aggressive” offer to J.R. Smith

The Cleveland Cavaliers have been working to get unrestricted free agent shooting guard J.R. Smith to a new contract. Smith has repeatedly said that he doesn’t plan to sign anywhere else, and the feel around the team is that it’s only a matter of time until the two come together on a new deal. RELATED: […] The post Video: General Manager David Griffin says he and the Cavs have...
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Draymond Green does not want to chase wins record again

The Golden State Warriors made history last season by winning 73 games in the regular season — the most ever. Though the Dubs will go down in history as the most successful team during the regular season thanks to their 73-9 record, trying to break that record is not something Draymond Green wants to do this season. Speaking at the Warriors’ media day on Monday, Green said...
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LeBron supports Kaepernick but will stand for national anthem

LeBron James will not be joining Colin Kaepernick and others who have chosen to kneel for the national anthem. He did, however, voice his support for what Kaepernick is protesting. Speaking with media Monday, James said, “standing for the national anthem is something I will do,” per Joe Vardon of “I’m all in favor of anyone athlete or non-athlete being able...
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Cleveland Cavaliers Player Watch: Mo Williams’ Milestones to Look For in 2016-17

We can’t wait for start of the 2016-17 NBA season and Mo Williams just announced he’ll play another year, so here are his milestones to look out for. Last year was an incredible season for the Cleveland Cavaliers. They had their ups and downs, from Kyrie Irving and Iman Shumpert‘s injuries to chemistry issues later on […] Cleveland Cavaliers Player Watch: Mo Williams’...
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Kyrie Irving: My life changed 'drastically' after winning shot

Kyrie Irving was something of the quieter story in the Cleveland Cavaliers’ NBA Finals win, but it was a lifechanging experience for him as well. Irving told Joe Vardon of that his life had changed after making the massive shot. “Yes, my life’s changed drastically,” Irving said Saturday. “It’s kind of, you’re waiting for that validation from everyone...
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Why J.R. Smith Needs To Re-Sign With The Cleveland Cavaliers

The Cleveland Cavaliers championship run was arguably the best we’ve ever seen in the NBA. The celebrations weren’t half-bad either, and no one enjoyed them more than J.R. Smith. He showed us all how to work hard and party harder, forgot how to wear a shirt, and delivered a Father’s Day-inspired speech for the ages. Despite the glory, Smith’s future with the Cavs has yet...
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Report: Cavs worried about Iman Shumpert beyond DUI arrest

Cleveland Cavaliers guard Iman Shumpert was arrested for driving while under the influence last month. While the team is obviously not pleased about the arrest, one report claims the incident is not the only reason the Cavs are concerned about Shumpert. According to Terry Pluto of The Cleveland Plain Dealer, the DUI arrest is “not huge” and the Cavs are “concerned about Shumpert...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

LeBron James to produce sitcom set in Cleveland for NBC

LeBron James in all likelihood is gearing himself up for Cleveland Cavaliers training camp. But that doesn’t mean he isn’t putting the finishing touches on an extremely productive summer off the court. James’ production company SpringHill Entertainment has announced the NBA star will serve as an executive producer on an upcoming sitcom for NBC. The series, “There Goes...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Iman Shumpert backs off plan to kneel during national anthem

Iman Shumpert has backed off plans to kneel during the national anthem as an act of protest after previously indicating his intent to do so. Shumpert, in a rap song entitled “His Story” released last week, professed “you best believe I’m going to take me a knee for the anthem.” Since then, though the Cleveland Cavaliers star has reconsidered, writing in an Instagram...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Mark Wahlberg, LeBron James are working on a movie project

When a photo surfaced a few weeks back on social media of LeBron James and Mark Wahlberg hanging out together surrounded by weights, many just assumed that it was simply a case of two A-listers — not to mention fitness buffs — enjoying a workout together. Wit this great dude! Coming soon!! #WeWorking #StriveForGreatness #CameraReady #ByTheWayTrulyAppreciateTheGift...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Rare LeBron rookie card could fetch $200,000 in auction

Sports card collectors will sometimes pay big premiums to get old and rare cards, and a LeBron James rookie card fits both descriptors quite well. A one-of-a-kind card from the 2003-04 Upper Deck Ultimate Collection, which is termed “the most valuable and coveted LeBron James card in the world,” is currently up for auction and is at $70,000 with 12 days remaining in the bidding...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: JR Smith to skip Cavaliers minicamp

J.R. Smith has always marched to the beat of his own drum. He shoots when he is supposed to pass and passes when he is supposed to shoot, yet he is beloved by both fans and coaches for his electric style of play. After helping the Cleveland Cavaliers win the NBA Championship this June, Smith wants to get paid. It has been reported by ESPN that Smith will miss Cavaliers minicamp...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Kyrie Irving and Iman Shumpert Started Their Friday With Yoga and 'Pokémon GO'

What's your perfect Friday morning? For Kyrie Irving and Iman Shumpert, it might involve Pokémon Go and yoga. The Cleveland Cavaliers teammates posted their early morning antics on Instagram. To be fair, Shump seemed a bit more interested in catching them all than Kyrie: [instagram src=""] Those Staryu can be stubborn. After Shump...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

David Blatt to receive championship ring from Cavs despite firing

The Cleveland Cavaliers made a somewhat (but not really) surprising move when they fired head coach David Blatt this past season. Blatt led the team to a 30-11 start, but due to many circumstances, lost his job. This led GM David Griffin to hire assistant Tyronn Lue as his successor, and as we well know, he led the team to their first NBA title, and the first championship for the...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Richard Jefferson shares first look at Cavs’ championship rings

It appears that Richard Jefferson has leaked what the Cleveland Cavaliers’ 2015-16 championship rings look like. Jefferson took to Snapchat on Tuesday and indicated that he would post “something as long as you promise not to show anyone else.” Well, social media is for sharing, so when Jefferson snapped a photo of the Cavs’ championship rings, users made sure to get a screencap...
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20 days ago  |  Discuss

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