CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James hasn’t played for the Cavaliers since 2017. His presence remains, taunting the organization as a reminder of its past and current status. Cleveland’s relevancy and run of four straight trips to the NBA Finals disappeared like the drifting dust from one of James’ pregame chalk tosses when he left as […]
BURLINGTON, N.C. (AP) — J.R. Smith couldn’t help but feel anxious. Sure, he had spent 16 years playing in the NBA, making millions and winning two world championships in packed arenas at the highest level of a global sport. But he had never been in the situation like he was Monday: lining up tee shots […]
Dajuan Wagner (Camden HS), John Somogyi (St. Peter’s of New Brunswick) and Paul Gause (Schalick) are the few to have scored at least 3,000 career points in New Jersey boys basketball history.
CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cavaliers signed point guard Kevin Pangos to a two-year deal, his agency announced Wednesday on Twitter. The 28-year-old Canadian spent the past six years playing in Europe. “Hard work pays off,” Priority Sports tweeted after Pangos signed. The Cavaliers have not announced the signing. Pangos most recently played for Zenit Saint […]
CLEVELAND (AP) — Sidney Lowe has been added to Cleveland coach J.B. Bickerstaff’s staff as an assistant. The Cavs announced the hiring Thursday, bringing Lowe back for a second stint after he coached in Cleveland under Mike Fratello from 1994-99. The team made three playoff appearances in that stretch. Lowe spent the past three seasons […]
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Kira Lewis Jr. scored 22 points, and Naji Marshall continued his strong NBA Summer League with 16 points, 11 rebounds, five assists and three steals and the New Orleans Pelicans beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 87-74 on Friday night. Marshall, a second-year forward, had no turnovers and also blocked a shot to […]
This week’s episode features guest Sean Derenthal, host of the Stepien NBA Draft podcast, sharing his thoughts on what we saw in the draft a couple weeks ago. The guys also recap Boeheim’s Army’s win in the TBT championship game, and begin a week-by-week Big Ten college football preview beginning with Ohio State, Michigan State and Michigan.
When they traded for Jarrett Allen, the Cavaliers knew they were getting a quality player.
CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cavaliers filled one of their biggest needs, acquiring veteran point guard Ricky Rubio from the Minnesota Timberwolves on Tuesday. Cleveland sent forward Taurean Prince, a 2022 second-round draft pick and cash to Minnesota for the 30-year-old Rubio, who has spent 10 years in the NBA. The teams agreed to the deal […]
CLEVELAND (AP) — Jarrett Allen is staying as the Cavaliers’ main man in the middle. One of the NBA’s most promising young centers, Allen agreed to a $100 million, five-year contract to remain with Cleveland on Monday as free agency opened, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press. Allen, who was a […]