Posts Tagged ‘LeBron James’

Champs Again!

Confetti by Shawn Dishauzi 2016

    The Cleveland fan base finally has a reason to smile. After a long 52 years the Cleveland Cavaliers pulled off the impossible! Down 3-1 to the GS Warriors, the Cavs came back in historic fashion to bring the city a World Championship! It is 3 days later and I’m still in a little […]

Oladipo’s 45 Not Enough as Magic Fall to Cavs

Mar 18, 2016; Orlando, FL, USA; Orlando Magic guard Victor Oladipo (5) drives to the basket as Cleveland Cavaliers forward Channing Frye (9) defends during the second half at Amway Center. Cleveland Cavaliers defeated the Orlando Magic 109-103. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

ORLANDO, Fla. – The Orlando Magic came up short against the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday, losing 103-109 to a nearly sold-out house at the Amway Center. This was easily the closest game of the season series for Orlando, despite missing starters Elfrid Payton and Nikola Vucevic. The shorthanded Magic led for most of the first […]

Zach LaVine: Slam Dunk Champion and guy who holds the key to the Wolves Future Chris Kosiak

Feb 13, 2016; Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Minnesota Timberwolves player Zach LaVine (8) during the slam dunk contest during the All-Stars Saturday Night at Air Canada Centre. Mandatory Credit: Peter Llewellyn-USA TODAY Sports

The NBA All Star Festivities have become a must watch event during the last few years. Some might argue they always have been and to that I’d say you’re wrong and move on. But over the last 2 seasons I’ve had a resurgence of love and interest in the Association! That is all because of […]

LeBron, Cavs Dominate Magic at Home

Dec 11, 2015; Orlando, FL, USA; Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) shoots the ball over Orlando Magic guard Mario Hezonja (23) during the second quarter at Amway Center. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

  ORLANDO, Fla – LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers (15-7) handed the Orlando Magic (12-11) an ugly loss on Friday, beating the home team by a score of 111 to 76. The Cavs led for the entire game, but it became a blowout when James caught fire in the second quarter. The four-time MVP […]

Will’s Thinking 2015-16 NBA

(photo David Richard / USA TODAY Sports)

              It seems like yesterday we were just talking about an amazing NBA Finals, the NBA Draft and NBA Free Agency.  So it’s hard to believe that NBA training camps are set to open in less than 2 months with the first NBA preseason game to be played on October 6.  Questions surround every […]

NBA Free Agency Winners and Losers

May 17, 2015; Houston, TX, USA; Los Angeles Clippers center DeAndre Jordan (6) dunks the ball during the fourth quarter against the Houston Rockets in game seven of the second round of the NBA Playoffs at Toyota Center. The Rockets defeated the Clippers 113-100 to win the series 4-3. Mandatory Credit: Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports

  The first week of the NBA Free Agency period has come and gone.  It was a week that not only started with a bang but also ended with a bang.  Over $1 BILLION DOLLARS was awarded to Free Agents on just the first day of Free Agency!  And as in every Free Agency period, […]

A Final Review

NBA: Playoffs-New Orleans Pelicans at Golden State Warriors

  After playing over 100 games and almost 5,000 minutes the NBA finals have come to an end.  The Golden State Warriors defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers in 6 games and won their first NBA title in 40 years.  The NBA got the matchup it wanted and the matchup that NBA fans had been clamoring for.  […]

LBJ MVP?

(photo David Richard / USA TODAY Sports)

  Sports history has taught us that a player from the winning team is always named MVP.  Not since 1969 when the Lakers lost to the Boston Celtics and Jerry West of the Lakers was named MVP, has an NBA finals MVP come from the losing team.  But that 45 year drought could be coming […]

King vs. Curry

NBA: Playoffs-New Orleans Pelicans at Golden State Warriors

NBA FINALS PREVIEW It all comes down to this.  After more than 82 games and 4,000 minutes played, two teams are left.  The Golden State Warriors will battle the Cleveland Cavaliers as each team looks to make history.  For the Golden State Warriors they are looking to win their first title in 40 years.  The […]

Cleveland’s Window

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Cleveland. What image comes to mind when the word is uttered? Is it smoke and fire billowing from the Cuyahoga River? Is it block after block and neighborhood after neighborhood of dilapidated and boarded up houses? Do abandoned steel mills come to mind? Given the portrait painted by journalists and media in general, it is […]