11:57 PM EDT, Tue October 17, 2017

Fantasy Update

8 hours ago
CBS Sports Fantasy Basketball
LeBron said he'll give 'passion, commitment, and inspiration' while he's wearing a Cavs uniform
Oct 15, 2017
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Longtime friend and teammate Dwyane Wade called out The King for being overly frugal with his fortune
Oct 12, 2017
Hoops Hype
These are the articles the top NBA reporters have been sharing on Twitter the last 24 hours. Enjoy! How The Process failed Jahlil Okafor – via sbnation.com October 11 10:42 AM “I’m unsure if I’m still on the team. Am I really a part of this process? Am I really a part of this culture?” Shares Sources: Embiid deal has specific injury clause – via espn.com October 10 10:51 PM Joel Embiid’s max extension includes a clause that protects the Sixers financially if he’s lost because of a contractually agreed upon injury that causes him to miss a certain amount...
NBA 15 mins ago

Reunion Recap: Back-and-forth between LeBron James, Kyrie Irving and Cleveland

Weeks after being traded and mere days after calling his new city a "real sports city," Kyrie Irving returned to the team and teammates he spurned in favor of the Boston Celtics. Opening night of the 2017-18 NBA season did not disappoint, pitting the former Cavs playoff hero against the franchise face who was reportedly Irving's main reason for wanting out: LeBron James.
Fear The Sword 2 hours ago
LeBron James goes to locker room where Gordon Hayward was receiving treatment

LeBron James goes to locker room where Gordon Hayward was receiving treatment

LeBron visited the injured Celtics star during a break in the action. The 2017-18 season started with one of the most gut-wrenching moments you will ever see on a basketball court. Boston Celtics forward Gordon Hayward came down awkwardly after trying to catch a lob pass and suffered a gruesome leg injury. This is one of those moments that goes beyond rivalries. These are all humans and professionals that dedicate an incredible amount of time perfecting their craft and pursuing excellence. To see a fluke injury like this will undoubtedly leave anybody that witnessed it with an uneasy...
Sports Illustrated 3 hours ago

LeBron James Wears 'Equality' Shoes, Cavs Link Arms During Anthem on Opening Night

LeBron James wore shoes that say "equality" and the Cavs locked arms during the national anthem on opening night.
NBA 4 hours ago

LeBron James set to play in season opener for Cleveland Cavaliers

> Tonight on TNT: Celtics vs. Cavaliers (8 ET)
Fear The Sword 4 hours ago
Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Boston Celtics gamethread

Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Boston Celtics gamethread

The Cavaliers look for a win in their season opener and Kyrie’s return to the Q. Good evening, Fear the Sword. It’s time for an honest-to-God basketball game. Kyrie is wearing Celtics green. It’s gonna be a blast. Start time: 8 p.m. ET TV: TNT or Watch TNT Cleveland Cavaliers expected starting lineup: Derrick Rose, Dwyane Wade, LeBron James, Jae Crowder, Kevin Love Boston Celtics expected starting lineup: Kyrie Irving, Jaylen Brown, Gordon Hayward, Jayson Tatum, Al Horford Cavaliers injuries: Isaiah Thomas (OUT - hip), LeBron James (GTD - ankle) Celtics injuries: Marcus Morris (right...
Sun Herald 5 hours ago

LeBron playing in opener against Irving, Celtics

LeBron James is playing in Cleveland's season opener against Kyrie Irving and the Boston Celtics after being slowed for nearly three weeks by a sprained left ankle. James arrived at …
Sports Illustrated 8 hours ago

How to Watch Celtics vs. Cavaliers: Game Time, Live Stream, TV Channel

The Celtics will take on the Cavaliers on opening night for the NBA. Here's how to watch.

Cavs' LeBron James on loyalty to Cleveland: 'I don't owe anybody anything'

LeBron said he'll give 'passion, commitment, and inspiration' while he's wearing a Cavs uniform
Chowder and Champions 10 hours ago

Boston Celtics news and notes ahead of season opener

The Boston Celtics will open the 2017-18 NBA season on Tuesday night in Cleveland against the Cavaliers, who may be without LeBron James. LeBron James is a game-time decision for the Cleveland Cavaliers in the season opener against our Boston Celtics tonight. While some may see a James absence as a positive, I disagree. If […] Boston Celtics news and notes ahead of season opener - Chowder and Champions - Chowder and Champions - A Boston Sports Site - Red Sox, Patriots, Celtics, Bruins and More!
Sun Herald 12 hours ago

LeBron questionable to face Irving, Celtics in Cavs' opener

LeBron James may miss Cleveland's opener Tuesday night against Boston because of a sprained left ankle. James injured his ankle in practice on Sept. 27 and played in just one …
Bullets Forever 12 hours ago
John Wall isn’t pleased about being snubbed from ESPN’s NBA teaser photo

John Wall isn’t pleased about being snubbed from ESPN’s NBA teaser photo

The 2017-18 NBA regular season starts today, which means that NBA basketball is back — and the games now count! Fans like us and TV shows like ESPN’s SportsCenter are excited too! Welcome back, basketball. pic.twitter.com/HpJXtiWFp9— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) October 17, 2017 As you might expect, you’ll see some of the “usual suspect-type” NBA stars on this photo like Warriors superstars Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant, Cavaliers do-it-all man LeBron James, the Celtics’ new franchise player Kyrie Irving, the reigning MVP Russell Westbrook, and another MVP level point...
Fear The Sword 12 hours ago
Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Boston Celtics: game preview, start time, TV information

Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Boston Celtics: game preview, start time, TV information

We back! Oh, hey everybody. The NBA is back. Kyrie is back. LeBron (potentially) is back. Let’s go to war, y’all. Who: Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Boston Celtics When: 8:00 p.m. Where: Quicken Loans Arena - Cleveland, Ohio Enemy Blog: Celtics Blog TV: TNT Online: Watch TNT Music: Cavs injuries: Isaiah Thomas (right hip - OUT), LeBron James (ankle sprain - TBD) Celtics injuries: Marcus Morris (right knee - OUT), Aron Baynes (left knee - probable) Three keys to the game This one’s obvious, but it’s important: is LeBron James going to play? The whole complexion of the game, both...
Newsday 14 hours ago

NBA East preview: LeBron James and Cleveland Cavaliers still rule

The Eastern Conference doesn't have as compelling stories as the Western Conference or as many strong teams or stars, and probably doesn't house the next NBA champion.
NetsDaily 16 hours ago
The Nets other free agency signing: Their new voice

The Nets other free agency signing: Their new voice

Olivier Sedra has a championship ring but no jump shot. The man who introduced LeBron James countless times to a loving crowd at the Q in Cleveland is now the Voice of the Nets, The Big Baritone, if you will. Generally considered one of the best, if not the best public address announcer in the NBA, Sedra spoke to the New York Times about what it takes to do his job well. He broke it down into four areas... Basketball I.Q. “When something happens on the court, I’m the first to react to it,” Mr. Sedra said, “so you have to have knowledge of the game.” Quick judgment. “You’ve...
Sun Herald 19 hours ago

Marla Ridenour: Emotion, electricity of Irving's return tempered by gruesome injury

It was a night when Kyrie Irving's pre-game fist bump instead of a hug with LeBron James mattered, until it didn't. It was a night when Cavaliers fans unleashed their …

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