April 1, 2015

Mostly clear

LeBron and sidekicks get job done

Ever since Cleveland se-lected LeBron James with the No. 1 overall pick in the 2003 NBA Draft, the Cava-liers have been trying to find him a sidekick, a “Robin” to his “Batman.” The relationship refer-ence stems from the very team Cleveland vanquished with Tuesday night’s 96-94 Game 5 victory — the Chicago Bulls. It was Read More…

Bringing pain part of Ward’s game

BEREA — Basketball has its enforcers, hockey has its goons and professional football has the roaming safety who can deliver a bone-shattering hit. The Cleveland Browns, who haven’t had one of those since Eric Turner played in the early 1990s, hope they’ve found another big hitter in Oregon’s T.J. Ward. The Browns selected Ward with Read More…

These Cavs look like Jordan’s Bulls

For the first three quarters, Monday night’s game looked like a playoff showdown of old between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Chicago Bulls. The game included 16 lead changes and 10 ties, and the teams were tied heading into the fourth quarter. But the Cavaliers showed that they are too talented and too powerful for Read More…