Full-strength Cavs beat feisty Pistons

Apr 18, 2016

Full-strength Cavs beat feisty Pistons

LeBron James isn’t all alone. One year after he carried the Cavaliers as far as he could in the postseason, James once again has Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love by his side. Cleveland’s Big 3 is playoff healthy again. Irving scored 31 points in ...

Cavs beat Hawks to clinch Eastern Conference top seed

Apr 12, 2016

Cavs beat Hawks to clinch Eastern Conference top seed

LeBron James did all he could to downplay getting the No. 1 seed. And then did everything he could to get it. James scored 34 points with six rebounds and six assists in just three quarters, Kyrie Irving scored 35 and the Cleveland Cavaliers ...

Pacers beat Cavs in LeBron's absence, edge closer to playoffs

Apr 7, 2016

Pacers beat Cavs in LeBron's absence, edge closer to playoffs

When LeBron James took a seat Wednesday night, the Indiana Pacers took a step forward. With the four-time MVP resting, the Pacers got their offense on track, their defense in sync and proved they could finally close out a game. Paul George scored 29 ...

LeBron carries Cavaliers in rout of Nets

Apr 1, 2016

LeBron carries Cavaliers in rout of Nets

LeBron James continues to move up the NBA’s career scoring list, but he has more important matters on his mind. James scored 24 points to move into 12th place and the Cleveland Cavaliers defeated the Brooklyn Nets 107-87 on Thursday night. He passed Dominique ...

Mar 31, 2016

Clippers' Paul to skip Rio Games

Chris Paul is passing up a shot at Olympic history to take a much-needed summer off. The Los Angeles Clippers star said it was a difficult decision to pull his name from consideration for this summer’s Olympics in Rio, but after spending a decade ...

Lopez leads late charge as Nets run past Cavs

Mar 25, 2016

Lopez leads late charge as Nets run past Cavs

LeBron James was so good for three quarters that the only one who could stop him was his own teammate. The fourth quarter belonged to Brooklyn. Brook Lopez scored 22 points and the Nets blew by James and the Cleveland Cavaliers down the stretch ...

Cavs put aside drama in victory over Bucks

Mar 24, 2016

Cavs put aside drama in victory over Bucks

The only drama was guessing when Kyrie Irving would cut into his birthday cake. After a few strange days, the Cavs got back to business. LeBron James scored 26 points, Kevin Love returned to the lineup to add 24 and Irving celebrated turning 24 ...

Mar 8, 2016

Short-handed Grizzlies pull stunner on Cavs

Tony Allen scored a season-high 26 points and the Memphis Grizzlies, despite playing without four injured starters, shocked the Cleveland Cavaliers 106-103 on Monday night. Vince Carter made four free throws in the final 13.4 seconds to steal the upset by a Memphis team ...

LeBron passes Duncan in victory

Mar 6, 2016

LeBron passes Duncan in victory

LeBron James was touched when Tim Duncan, arguably the best power forward in NBA history, pulled him aside following the 2007 NBA Finals. Although Duncan and the San Antonio Spurs had swept Cleveland, the All-Star center told a young James that the league was ...

LeBron, Cavs hold off Pacers

Mar 1, 2016

LeBron, Cavs hold off Pacers

The rest helped LeBron James. The replay aided the Cavaliers. James scored 33 points after sitting out a game and Tristan Thompson made two huge plays in the final minute, leading Cleveland to a 100-96 win over the Indiana Pacers on Monday night. James ...

LeBron sits out as sluggish Cavaliers fall against Wizards

Feb 29, 2016

LeBron sits out as sluggish Cavaliers fall against Wizards

That the Cleveland Cavaliers would drop a road game against a would-be playoff team while giving LeBron James a rare day off might not be all that surprising to most. Still, trailing by as many as 30 points on the way to a 113-99 ...

Lowry drops 43 on Cavs

Feb 27, 2016

Lowry drops 43 on Cavs

Kyle Lowry had a big smile after capping off a career night by hitting the clinching basket in the closing seconds. Lowry finished with a career-best 43 points to help the Toronto Raptors beat the Eastern Conference-leading Cleveland Cavaliers 99-97 Friday night. “My first ...