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Fantasy Update

19 hours ago
Rotoworld
LeBron James (wrist) declined comment to reporters after Wednesday's win in order to let Kyrie Irving have the spotlight following his 55-point game.
Jan 28, 2015
Rotoworld
Shawn Marion will start at SF on Wednesday with LeBron James (wrist) unavailable.

Without naming names, a certain somebody

During Wednesday's Timberwolves game  -- one of 82 -- Target Center's public-address announcer wasted little time before promoting Saturday night's game against Cleveland. "The most highly anticipated game of the year," he said early in the first quarter. On Thursday, the Wolves added to the hype machine. They posted a YouTube video titled #TheReturn which promotes the game without mentioning a certain power forward who was traded away last August. (You might have heard about it.) The parody lists all the big names coming to Minnesota -- LeBron, Kyrie, Dellavedova (!) -- and then it gets to...
Rotoworld 19 hours ago

LeBron James shines spotlight on Kyrie - LeBron James (F) Cleveland Cavaliers

LeBron James (wrist) declined comment to reporters after Wednesday's win in order to let Kyrie Irving have the spotlight following his 55-point game.
Plain Dealer 20 hours ago

LeBron James' latest injury 'isn't anything long term,' and he loved watching Kyrie Irving drop 55

LeBron James' sprained right wrist kept him out of last night's game and could force him to miss more. But he enjoyed watching Kyrie Irving ball.
Chronicle-Telegram Jan 29, 2015

Cavaliers 99, Trail Blazers 94: Kyrie Irving erupts for 55, saves day with LeBron James sidelined

CLEVELAND — It was the kind of game everyone dreams about as a kid. With four-time league MVP LeBron James sitting out with a sprained right wrist, Kyrie Irving scored an arena-record 55 points Wednesday night to lead the Cavaliers to a thrilling 99-94 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers. With the game tied at Read More...The post Cavaliers 99, Trail Blazers 94: Kyrie Irving erupts for 55, saves day with LeBron James sidelined appeared first on Chronicle-Telegram.Click here to read this story on The Chronicle-Telegram.Content copyright The Chronicle-Telegram. Your #1 source for Lorain...
Chronicle-Telegram Jan 29, 2015

Cavaliers Notes: LeBron James misses game with sprained wrist, doubtful for Friday

CLEVELAND — Cavaliers small forward LeBron James was a late scratch Wednesday night against the Portland Trail Blazers due to a sprained right wrist. James, who is listed as doubtful for a game Friday against Sacramento at Quicken Loans Arena, underwent an exam and MRI earlier in the day at the Cleveland Clinic. The four-time Read More...The post Cavaliers Notes: LeBron James misses game with sprained wrist, doubtful for Friday appeared first on Chronicle-Telegram.Click here to read this story on The Chronicle-Telegram.Content copyright The Chronicle-Telegram. Your #1 source for Lorain...
News-Herald Jan 28, 2015
Jim Ingraham: Cleveland Cavaliers' Kyrie Irving puts on virtuoso performance

Jim Ingraham: Cleveland Cavaliers' Kyrie Irving puts on virtuoso performance

No LeBron?No problem.Mama, there goes that man again.The man who had to wait one more day to find out if he was going to be selected for the All-Star Game went All-Galaxy for the Cavs on Jan. 28.All he did was drop maybe the greatest game in Cavs history on the Trail Blazers, one-man ganging them for 55 points, including a 3-point dagger with six seconds left in the game.
Fear The Sword Jan 28, 2015

Final Score: Cleveland Cavaliers beat Portland Trail Blazers 99-94 thanks to Kyrie Irving's 55 points

With LeBron James sitting out, Kyrie was able to carry the Cavs to their eighth straight win. It is no secret that the Cleveland Cavaliers have struggled mightily this season when LeBron James doesn't play. That was not the case tonight. Kyrie Irving played the game of his life to single-handedly beat the Portland Trail Blazers, and give the Cavs their eighth straight win. Irving started the game off slowly, missing his first seven shots from the field. Still, even while he was missing shots, he did a great job of getting his teammates involved with four early assists. Eventually, his shots...
Akron Beacon Journal Jan 28, 2015

Kyrie Irving scores career high 55 points, Cavs beat Blazers without LeBron James 99-94

CLEVELAND – Kyrie Irving scored 55 points, the highest scoring night in the NBA this season, and the Cavaliers beat the Portland Trail Blazers 99-94 Wednesday despite not having LeBron James. James missed the game with a sprained right wrist that is also expected to keep him out of Friday’s home game against the Sacramento Kings. The Cavs’ star point guard dazzled in James’ absence, scoring 14 consecutive points and 24 of their last 28 while setting a franchise record for 3-pointers in a game (11) and setting a new Quicken Loans Arena scoring record. The Cavs won their eighth...
Plain Dealer Jan 28, 2015

LeBron James out tonight with sprained right wrist, doubtful for Friday

LeBron James to miss more games this season after latest injury.
Fear The Sword Jan 28, 2015

LeBron James out vs. Blazers, likely out Friday vs. Kings

LeBron James may miss two games with a sprained wrist. Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James will miss tonight's game against the Portland Trail Blazers due to a sprained left wrist and is doubtful for Friday's game vs. the Sacramento Kings. Cavs GM David Griffin revealed the nature of James' injury when speaking to the media in attendance before tonight's game. James injured his wrist during the third quarter of last night's win over the Detroit Pistons. During the third quarter, James fell hard onto his hands after attempting to block a shot. Although LeBron stood up grabbing his...
Rotoworld Jan 28, 2015

Shawn Marion starts in place of LeBron James - Shawn Marion (G/F) Cleveland Cavaliers

Shawn Marion will start at SF on Wednesday with LeBron James (wrist) unavailable.
Plain Dealer Jan 28, 2015

LeBron James game-time decision for tonight against Portland

LeBron James is a game-time decision for tonight's game against Portland because of a wrist injury.
News-Herald Jan 28, 2015
Cleveland Cavaliers: LeBron James a game-time decision for Jan. 28 game vs. Portland Trail Blazers

Cleveland Cavaliers: LeBron James a game-time decision for Jan. 28 game vs. Portland Trail Blazers

Cavaliers forward LeBron James is a game-time decision for the Portland game Jan. 28.The 10-time All-Star took a hard fall under the Detroit basket with 4.5 seconds left in the third quarter and injured his wrist. However, he started the fourth quarter and played all 12 minutes in the Cavaliers' 103-95 win.

LeBron James game-time decision tonight vs. Blazers with sore wrist

CLEVELAND: LeBron James will be a game-time decision tonight when the Cavs host the Portland Trail Blazers. James took a hard fall during Tuesday's win at the Detroit Pistons and is dealing with lingering soreness tonight. He's sore and we're gauging that, Cavs coach David Blatt said. We're gauging how he's going to feel even up to game time.

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