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Cleveland Cavaliers call up John Holland

Cleveland Cavaliers call up John Holland

The Cavs call up Holland from the Charge to fill-out injury riddled roster. The Cleveland Cavaliers have been gutted with injuries to begin the 2017-2018 NBA season. Already missing Isaiah Thomas and Tristan Thompson, the team will now be without both Derrick Rose and Iman Shumpert for at least a week. In order to address this issue, the team will be calling up John Holland from the G-League. Holland signed a two-way contract with the team earlier this summer. The news was first reported by Joe Vardon of Cleveland.com, later confirmed by ESPN’s Dave McMenamin: Cavs source confirms the...
Fear The Sword Nov 17, 2017
Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Los Angeles Clippers gamethread

Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Los Angeles Clippers gamethread

Will the Cavs make it four straight? It’s Ty Lue going against his mentor tonight in Cleveland. Who: Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Los Angeles Clippers When: 7:30 p.m. TV: Fox Sports Ohio Cleveland Cavaliers expected starting lineup: Iman Shumpert, J.R. Smith, LeBron James, Jae Crowder, Kevin Love Los Angeles Clippers expected starting lineup: Austin Rivers, Sindarius Thornwell, Wesley Johnson, Blake Griffin, DeAndre Jordan Cavs injuries: Isaiah Thomas (OUT - hip), Tristan Thompson (OUT - left calf), Derrick Rose (TBD - ankle sprain/soreness) Clippers injuries: Milos Teodosic (OUT - plantar...
Fear The Sword Nov 15, 2017
Draymond Green says Cavs fans should be concerned about LeBron’s workload

Draymond Green says Cavs fans should be concerned about LeBron’s workload

He isn’t wrong: LeBron is playing a ton of minutes The Cavaliers have stumbled to a 7-7 start for the 2017-18 season, and there’s been a litany of issues. The team is dealing with injuries to Isaiah Thomas, Tristan Thompson and Derrick Rose, the defense is as abominable as it’s ever been, and the team’s struggled to incorporate all the new pieces into their rotation. As far as Draymond Green is concerned, their biggest problem is LeBron James’ workload so far this year, via USA Today: However, there are some glaring concerns with them. And at the same time, you’re missing a...
Fear The Sword Nov 15, 2017
Cleveland Cavaliers at Charlotte Hornets gamethread

Cleveland Cavaliers at Charlotte Hornets gamethread

Will the Cavs give the Hornets a fifth straight loss? Let’s hope this isn’t as weird as Monday’s game, right? Who: Cleveland Cavaliers at Charlotte Hornets When: 8 p.m. TV: ESPN Cleveland Cavaliers expected starting lineup: Iman Shumpert, J.R. Smith, LeBron James, Jae Crowder, Kevin Love Charlotte Hornets expected starting lineup: Kemba Walker, Nic Batum, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, Marvin Williams, Dwight Howard Cavs injuries: Isaiah Thomas (OUT - hip), Tristan Thompson (OUT - calf), Derrick Rose (TBD - ankle soreness/sprain) Hornets injuries: Treveon Graham (OUT - Right quad...
Fear The Sword Nov 15, 2017
Cleveland Cavaliers at Charlotte Hornets: game preview, start time, TV information

Cleveland Cavaliers at Charlotte Hornets: game preview, start time, TV information

The Cavaliers look to earn their first three-game winning streak of the season against the Hornets. The Cavaliers haven’t exactly looked great doing it, but they’ve won two in a row after tight wins against the Mavericks and Knicks. They look to inch over .500 for the first time since the second game of the season with a win against the Hornets on Wednesday night. Who: Cleveland Cavaliers at Charlotte Hornets When: 8:00 p.m. ET Where: Spectrum Center — Charlotte, North Carolina Enemy Blog: At the Hive TV: ESPN Online: WatchESPN Cavs injuries: Isaiah Thomas (OUT - hip), Tristan...
Fear The Sword Nov 13, 2017
Cleveland Cavaliers at New York Knicks gamethread

Cleveland Cavaliers at New York Knicks gamethread

Will the Cavs pick up a win against a solid Knicks team? "Traveling like a real citizen, man." - J.R. Smith, working class poet Who: Cleveland Cavaliers at New York Knicks When: 7:30 p.m. TV: Fox Sports Ohio Cleveland Cavaliers expected starting lineup: Iman Shumpert, J.R. Smith, LeBron James, Jae Crowder, Kevin Love New York Knicks expected starting lineup: Jarrett Jack, Courtney Lee, Tim Hardaway Jr., Kristaps Porzingis, Enes Kanter Cavs injuries: Isaiah Thomas (OUT - hip), Tristan Thompson (OUT - left calf), Derrick Rose(TBD - ankle sprain/soreness) Knicks injuries: Kristaps...
Fear The Sword Nov 13, 2017
Cleveland Cavaliers at New York Knicks: game preview, start time, TV information

Cleveland Cavaliers at New York Knicks: game preview, start time, TV information

Can the Cavaliers win their second game in a row? After finishing 1-1 in the Texas road trip, the Cavaliers head to New York to play Kristaps Porzingis and the Knicks. Who: Cleveland Cavaliers at New York Knicks When: 7:30 p.m. ET Where: Madison Square Garden, New York, New York. Enemy Blog: Posting and Toasting TV: Fox Sports Ohio, NBA League Pass Online: NBA League Pass, Fox Sports GO Music: Cavs injuries: Isaiah Thomas (OUT - hip), Tristan Thompson (OUT - left calf), Derrick Rose (TBD - ankle sprain/soreness) Knicks injuries: None Three Keys to the game The Knicks are off to a fast...
CelticsBlog Oct 22, 2017
What if the Celtics just drafted Markelle Fultz and kept Isaiah Thomas?

What if the Celtics just drafted Markelle Fultz and kept Isaiah Thomas?

Would the easier path been the better one? The Celtics entered the offseason with a lot of different options but few could have foreseen the choices that they ended up making. Boston was coming off an appearance in the Eastern Conference Finals and equipped with the top overall pick. It was obvious that they were still a level below the Cavs and Warriors so they were determined to raise the talent level on the team. Usually the most straightforward path makes the most sense. Danny Ainge could have simply added Gordon Hayward, picked Markelle Fultz, and worked around the edges to fill out...
CelticsBlog Oct 19, 2017
Celtics and their fans need to brace for cold, hard reality without Gordon Hayward

Celtics and their fans need to brace for cold, hard reality without Gordon Hayward

Growing pains for Kyrie Irving and youngsters will be rough but team will come out stronger. BOSTON — For the Celtics, life without the injured Gordon Hayward is going to get worse before it gets better. They know it. Their opponents know it. And Boston fans will see it before their very eyes. For the first part of this season, there is likely going to be an unwelcome flashback to the Celtics before Isaiah Thomas came to town, when wins weren’t assumed. There have been signs of the determination of this group in the wake of the Hayward left ankle catastrophe of Tuesday night. They...

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