July 25, 2016

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Noland: Cavs winning championship doesn’t feel real — but it is

“When I left Cleveland, I was on a mission. I was seeking championships, and we won two (in Miami). But Miami already knew that feeling. Our city hasn’t had that feeling in a long, long, long time. My goal is still to win as many titles as possible, no question. But what’s most important for Read More…

Cavaliers fans excited to watch history unfold

Would it be tears of excitement, or tears of sadness? “This table will be crying later if (the team) isn’t doing so well,” Medina resident Kailey Clark said. But her husband, Jordan, said, “We’ll be crying either way.” That summed up a lot of the emotions fans were expressing Sunday night at Medina restaurants as Read More…

Believe it! Cavs beat Warriors in Oakland for first NBA title

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — LeBron James and his relentless, never-count-them-out Cavaliers pulled off an improbable NBA Finals comeback, and Cleveland is title town again at long last. James delivered on a promise from two years ago to bring a championship to his native northeast Ohio, and he and the Cavs became the first team to Read More…

Commentary: Game 7 offers the ultimate high … or low

Game 7. There’s no more after this one. This is it. This is Game 7. The end game. History happens in a Game 7. History IS a Game 7. People who don’t even care about the game or about the sport will watch a Game 7, just because it is Game 7. The end game. Read More…

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A King-sized opportunity: LeBron James, Cavaliers can make history with win over Warriors, end Cleveland’s title drought

Like the 1997 Indians, who lost Game 7 of the World Series to the Florida Marlins, the Cavaliers are on the doorstep. All that remains is to beat the defending champion Golden State Warriors, who are 50-4 at home this season, in Game 7 of the NBA Finals tonight at 8 at Oakland’s Oracle Arena. Read More…

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Cavs notes: Warriors guard and NBA MVP Steph Curry expects to meet expectations, play the game of his career

Asked Saturday if he had spoken with two-time league MVP Steph Curry since Game 6 of the NBA Finals, Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr smiled and said, “We just tweet back and forth.” Curry, who fouled out and was ejected from Game 6 at Quicken Loans Arena, was also lighthearted at Oakland’s Oracle Arena Read More…

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LeBron putting together another epic Finals performance

CLEVELAND — LeBron James has 181 points, 68 rebounds, 51 assists, 16 steals and 13 blocks through six games of the NBA Finals. Those are averages of 30.2, 11.3, 8.5, 2.67 and 2.17. All are tops in the series not only for the Cavaliers — he’s tied with Tristan Thompson in rebounding — but also Read More…

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Warriors’ Kerr, Curry fined for Game 6 antics

Steve Kerr cried foul, Steph Curry fouled out, threw his mouthpiece and got ejected and Ayesha Curry took to Twitter. Other than that, there wasn’t a lot of news from the Golden State Warriors following their 115-101 loss to the Cavaliers on Thursday in Game 6 of the NBA Finals, which set up a winner-take-all Read More…

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NBA Finals, Cavaliers 115, Warriors 101: LeBron James scores 41 again as Cleveland forces Game 7, moves 1 win from long-awaited title

CLEVELAND — June 16, 2016, went a lot better for the Cavaliers than June 16, 2015, did. LeBron James made sure of it. On the one-year anniversary of the Golden State Warriors winning the NBA championship in Game 6 at Quicken Loans Arena, James and the Cavs jumped all over Steph Curry, Klay Thompson and Read More…

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Cavaliers Commentary: LeBron James’ majesty makes historic comeback — and title — possible

It’s now down to a best-of-one — thanks to the one and only. It also might be time for a recount on the MVP voting. This is why LeBron James came home. For games like this, in a Finals like this, so he could do exactly this — what nobody else in the sport or Read More…

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