TAG: Kyrie Irving

NBA / Jul 17, 2014 / 3:15 pm

How Cavs Can Be A Great Perimeter Team Next Year

LeBron James

The Cleveland Cavaliers have LeBron James. That, of course, is great. But how will their offense improve? LeBron will be a huge factor, but new additions to the roster and a change in coaching philosophy will help, too. Read More »

Smack, Twitter / Jul 15, 2014 / 5:55 pm

Dion Waiters’ Hostility Towards A Bench Role

Dion Waiters

Syracuse alum and all-around IDGAF shooting guard Dion Waiters was asked on Twitter today if he was comfortable accepting a role coming off the bench. With the influx of Andrew Wiggins and LeBron James this summer, plus a max extension for Kyrie Irving, there might not be enough room for him in the starting five. Waiters reaction when someone asked him about this on Twitter was an overt and prolonged: “Noooooooo.” Read More »

GIFs / Jul 14, 2014 / 2:45 pm

Video: Kyrie & LeBron Mixtape To Hype You Up

Kyrie Irving, LeBron James

LeBron James is joining recent max man Kyrie Irving in Cleveland, and — thanks to fine folks at Hoopmixtape — we’ve finally got a bumping jam featuring the two future teammates and former No. 1 picks. Read More »

2014 Free Agency, NBA / Jul 11, 2014 / 3:00 pm

LeBron Is Going Home, But Questions Abound For Cavs

LeBron James

LeBron James is going home. The King’s decision to return to the Cleveland Cavaliers makes him a bigger on-court hero than he ever was previously, and promises years of championship contention Cavs fans enjoyed during his initial stint with the team. There are still major, major questions for Cleveland, though, and not even a peerless talent like James can answer them by himself. Read More »

2014 Free Agency, NBA / Jul 7, 2014 / 8:45 pm

LeBron’s Second Decision, And The Danger For Cleveland Fans

LeBron James

It wasn’t supposed have the same circus atmosphere this time around. Not after what happened in 2010, with The Decision, the Miami welcome celebration after, and the eventual fallout. Nonetheless, here we are again in 2014, LeBron James has yet to re-sign with the Heat, and the Cleveland Cavaliers are in play. Read More »

instagram / Jul 1, 2014 / 1:45 pm

Irving Celebrates Extension With 5:00AM Dancing

Kyrie Irving

Kyrie Irving is a happy man. Despite reports of mutual discord over the past year between player and team, Irving agreed to a five-year, $90 million extension with the Cleveland Cavaliers at the the dawn of free agency. What better way to celebrate the biggest moment of your professional career than some early-morning dancing? Read More »

2014 Free Agency, Latest News / Jul 1, 2014 / 2:21 am

Irving Agrees To Maximum Extension With Cavs

Kyrie Irving

Next step, LeBron James? Multiple reports say that Kyrie Irving has agreed to a five-year, $90 million extension with the Cleveland Cavaliers. Read More »

Latest News / Jun 30, 2014 / 4:30 pm

Report: Cavs Officials Fly To NJ To Offer Irving Max

Kyrie Irving

Before making their free agency pitch to LeBron James, the Cleveland Cavaliers are taking care of other matters. According to reports, Cleveland representatives will fly to New Jersey today to present star guard Kyrie Irving a maximum-level contract offer. Read More »

NBA Draft, Smack / Jun 23, 2014 / 1:45 pm

Report: Jabari Parker Tanked Cavs Workout Because He Prefers Bucks

Andrew Wiggins, Jabari Parker

This keeps becoming more muddled as we inch closer to Thursday’s NBA Draft. In ESPN’s latest mock draft, Chad Ford reports that Jabari Parker purposefully underperformed during his Cavs workout because he prefers to play for the Bucks, who hold the No. 2 pick. Read More »

NBA Draft / Jun 23, 2014 / 11:00 am

Report: Cavs Now Looking Towards Wiggins For No. 1

Andrew Wiggins

It’s draft week, so the rumor mill is in full swing. We’ve already heard the Cavs didn’t like, then liked Joel Embiid before a stress fracture knocked him out of contention for the No. 1 spot. Then Duke freshman Jabari Parker was supposed to go No. 1. Now it seems a workout on Friday by Parker has elevated Andrew Wiggins to the top spot. Let’s sort through the madness. Read More »