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Dec 9, 2016
Hoops Hype
These are the articles the top NBA reporters have been sharing on Twitter the last 24 hours. Enjoy! Strange case of Donatas Motiejunas and the Rockets – via insider.espn.com December 08 10:45 AM Why do Donatas Motiejunas and B.J. Armstrong have a problem with Houston? And what can the Rockets do? We have the key questions and answers on this unique situation. Shares Sharing the swagger with Love – via espn.com December 08 11:52 AM It’s tough to feel great when you’re dealing with cancer. But for one night, Kevin Love is working to help them at least look great...
Fear The Sword 18 hours ago
Final score: Cavaliers handle injured Miami Heat team in 114-84 win

Final score: Cavaliers handle injured Miami Heat team in 114-84 win

These are the best Cavs days. The Cavs entered tonight’s game without J.R. Smith and Channing Frye, and facing the prospect of Kevin Love sitting out with back spasms. It was a home game, and the visiting Heat are hurt. It remains to be seen how good they are when healthy. Even so, we aren’t that far removed from a couple weeks of listless Cavs play. A road win over the Raptors, and two decisive wins over the Knicks and Heat later, and it seems as though the Cavs have snapped out of it. Your Cleveland Cavaliers 114, the Miami Heat 84. The Cavs received a top-heavy scoring...
Akron Beacon Journal 19 hours ago

Cavaliers notebook: Channing Frye excused from team to attend father’s funeral

Cleveland: Channing Frye has been excused from the Cavaliers to attend his father’s funeral. Frye missed Friday’s game against the Miami Heat and he is expected to miss Saturday’s home game against the Charlotte Hornets.It has been a difficult couple of months for Frye, who lost both his father and mother within a month. His father died on Thanksgiving. Frye leads the league in 3-point shooting at 48 percent. His 37 3-pointers rank third on the team behind Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving. Frye will likely be back when the Cavs host the Memphis Grizzlies on Tuesday. Delly 2.0DeAndre Liggins...
Fear The Sword Dec 9, 2016
Kevin Love, J.R. Smith questionable vs. Heat

Kevin Love, J.R. Smith questionable vs. Heat

Additionally, Channing Frye will miss the next two games due to personal reasons. When the Cleveland Cavaliers take on the Miami Heat tonight, they might not be at full strength. At Friday’s shootaround, the team announced that Kevin Love is questionable with lower back spasms and J.R. Smith is questionable with a hyperextended left knee. Both Love and Smith did take part in today’s shootaround. Additionally, Channing Frye has been excused from the team for the Heat game and Saturday’s game against the Charlotte Hornets due for personal reasons. Kevin Love (lower back spasms) and...
Hoops Hype Dec 9, 2016
Trending stories: Kevin Love, Zach LaVine, Chris Paul trade and more

Trending stories: Kevin Love, Zach LaVine, Chris Paul trade and more

These are the articles the top NBA reporters have been sharing on Twitter the last 24 hours. Enjoy! Strange case of Donatas Motiejunas and the Rockets – via insider.espn.com December 08 10:45 AM Why do Donatas Motiejunas and B.J. Armstrong have a problem with Houston? And what can the Rockets do? We have the key questions and answers on this unique situation. Shares Sharing the swagger with Love – via espn.com December 08 11:52 AM It’s tough to feel great when you’re dealing with cancer. But for one night, Kevin Love is working to help them at least look great...
Fear The Sword Dec 8, 2016
Locked on Cavaliers: Cavs-Knicks recap

Locked on Cavaliers: Cavs-Knicks recap

Today’s show looks at the Cavs’ beatdown of the Knicks. Welcome to Locked on Cavaliers, the official Cleveland Cavaliers podcast of the Locked on Podcast network. On today’s episode, host Chris Manning (@cwmwrites) is joined by Fear the Sword staff writer Michael Drapcho (@M_Drapcho21) to recap last night’s Cavs-Knicks game and break down Kevin Love’s insane pass to LeBron James. For those who were wondering, every episode of ‘Locked on Cavaliers’ is now available on iTunes and on Stitcher. And as always, you can listen or download any episode on the podcast’s AudioBoom...

Kevin Love drips snot all over his face, maybe into his mouth (video)

Cameras zoomed in on Kevin Love at the wrong moment: look mom, I can blow my nose without using a tissue! pic.twitter.com/wP1ZpJjfDV SB Nation (@SBNation) December 8, 2016 Need a sensory cleanser? Enjoy this fantastic outlet pass from Kevin Love to LeBron James:
Plain Dealer Dec 7, 2016
Kevin Love throws another touchdown pass to LeBron James for a dunk against New York

Kevin Love throws another touchdown pass to LeBron James for a dunk against New York

Kevin Love's long outlet passes to LeBron James are becoming a nice habit for the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Akron Beacon Journal Dec 5, 2016
Cavaliers 116, Raptors 112: J.R. Smith injured as Cavs end losing streak

Cavaliers 116, Raptors 112: J.R. Smith injured as Cavs end losing streak

TORONTO: The losing streak is over, but now the Cavaliers have to assess the collateral damage from Monday’s 116-112 victory against the Toronto Raptors.LeBron James scored a season-high 34 points and Kevin Love added 28 points and 14 rebounds to end a three-game losing streak and secure the tiebreaker against the Raptors. But the team lost J.R. Smith to a left knee injury late in the first quarter. Kyrie Irving scored 24 points and passed for seven assists, while Tristan Thompson grabbed 14 rebounds.Smith stopped awkwardly on his left knee on a drive to the basket and his knee appeared to...
Plain Dealer Nov 29, 2016

Kevin Love, Kyrie Irving get special instant trading cards to commemorate performances

Special instant limited edition trading cards commemorate signature performances last week by Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving.
Kevin Love wins Player of the Week in Eastern Conference

Kevin Love wins Player of the Week in Eastern Conference

MILWAUKEE: Kevin Love was named the Eastern Conference Player of the Week after averaging 30.7 points, 9.7 rebounds and 2.7 assists. He shot 55 percent from the floor, including 66 percent (19 of 29) from 3-point range and he went 21-21 from the free-throw line while the Cavs went 3-0. Love's week was highlighted by his 34-point first quarter against the Portland Trail Blazers, which stands as the second-most points scored by a player in one quarter in NBA history. Love led the conference in points, 3-pointe3rs made, free throws, free-thrw percentage, 3-point percentage and plus/minus...
Plain Dealer Nov 28, 2016
Cleveland Cavaliers F Kevin Love named Eastern Conference Player of the Week

Cleveland Cavaliers F Kevin Love named Eastern Conference Player of the Week

Cavaliers forward Kevin Love earned Eastern Conference Player of the Week honors for the first time with the Cavaliers.
Fear The Sword Nov 28, 2016

Kevin Love named Eastern Conference Player of the Week

It’s the first time he’s won the award since coming to Cleveland. After averaging 30.7 points and 9.6 rebounds per game last week, Kevin Love has been named the Eastern Conference Player of the Week. The Cavaliers announced the award in a press release: Congrats, @KevinLove!Kevin just won Player of the Week after averaging 30.7 points & 9.6 rebounds: https://t.co/0PVAgBjzv9#DefendTheLand pic.twitter.com/8Nt4SkbDO2— Cleveland Cavaliers (@cavs) November 28, 2016 Love’s biggest game last week came when he scored 34 points in the first quarter in last Wednesday’s game against the...
Hoops Hype Nov 27, 2016

Kevin Love is quietly putting up Minnesota numbers

Kevin Love‘s third season in Cleveland has been a happy story so far.
Plain Dealer Nov 27, 2016
Kevin Love gets stitches over right eye, returns against Philadelphia

Kevin Love gets stitches over right eye, returns against Philadelphia

Kevin Love required stitches on a cut over his right eye before returning to action against Philadelphia on Sunday.
Liberty Ballers Nov 27, 2016

Game Thread: Philadelphia 76ers vs. Cleveland Cavaliers

The last time these two teams met, it came down to the last possession. Maybe today, the Sixers can put the game away early. Game Info Date: November 27, 2016 Time: 1:00 p.m. EST Place: Wells Fargo Center Channel: CSN The Bad Guys: Fear The Sword Probable Starters Philadelphia: Jerryd Bayless, Gerald Henderson, Robert Covington, Ersan Ilyasova, Joel Hans Embiid Cleveland: Kyrie Irving, J.R. Smith, LeBron James, Kevin Love, Tristan Thompson Sixers-Cavs By The Numbers 5,000: The number of Tastykake Beanie hats the 76ers are giving away at this afternoon's game. 40.0: The Cleveland...

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