10:34 AM EDT, Thu May 26, 2016

As Kevin Love bounces back, teammate disputes his fall-guy label for Cavaliers' two losses

CLEVELAND: Richard Jefferson didn’t like what he was hearing. He didn’t want Kevin Love to be the “fall guy” for the Cavaliers’ two losses in Toronto. So after Love busted out of a 5 for 23 shooting slump Wednesday night with 25 points in 24 minutes of their 116-78 victory over the Raptors in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals, Jefferson criticized the media for focusing on Love instead of the team’s shortcomings. “He doesn’t have anything to make up for. No disrespect to anybody here, but that all a bunch of media B.S., if you ask me,” Jefferson said in the hallway...
Plain Dealer 12 hours ago
Kevin Love hits LeBron James with patented outlet pass, which leads to dunk (video)

Kevin Love hits LeBron James with patented outlet pass, which leads to dunk (video)

After collecting the tip, Love launched his patented on-target pass deep to James, who grabbed the ball over the top of Toronto's Kyle Lowry, before throwing down a thunderous dunk.
Fear The Sword 12 hours ago

Watch: 35-year-old Richard Jefferson dunks, slaps backboard

Time is not real, at least for Richard Jefferson. Richard Jefferson is old, at least by basketball standards, and it feels like he's been around forever. And yet he can still do stuff like this: Here's a clearer look at Jefferson dunking and then proceeding to slap the backboard. That's a 35-year-old man dunking and then slapping the backboard as he hangs on the rim. Apparently time doesn't affect Richard Jefferson.
Plain Dealer 12 hours ago

WWE champ Dolph Ziggler whips Cavaliers fans into a frenzy

WWE wrestler Dolph Ziggler, a Cleveland native, got Cavaliers fans pumped up during a timeout at Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Finals.
Plain Dealer 12 hours ago
Richard Jefferson catches alley-oop from LeBron James, slaps the backboard (video)

Richard Jefferson catches alley-oop from LeBron James, slaps the backboard (video)

In the second quarter, using the set that has provided plenty of offense, James connected with Richard Jefferson on an alley-oop, complete with Jefferson slapping the backboard, a throwback to his younger days.
Akron Beacon Journal May 18, 2016

Draft party tab drained Channing Frye’s bank account, but didn’t break bond with Cavaliers teammate Richard Jefferson

INDEPENDENCE: It’s been 11 years, and Channing Frye still jokingly carries a grudge.He thinks back to the night that close friend and Cavaliers teammate Richard Jefferson and eight more buddies from the University of Arizona flew to New York to be with him for the 2005 NBA Draft. After Frye was selected eighth overall by the New York Knicks, they went out on the town.Then playing for the New Jersey Nets, Jefferson said he’d been buying drinks for his guys for years. But the group included about 25 more, including Frye’s family and his “boys” from home. When it came time to pay the...
Plain Dealer May 3, 2016

Richard Jefferson breaks down the LeBron James pass that 'can't be defended' (video)

An oral history from Richard Jefferson and Tyronn Lue on LeBron James' pass from Game 1 against the Hawks
Plain Dealer May 1, 2016
Richard Jefferson on Charles Barkley picking Cavs to win championship: 'It means nothing'

Richard Jefferson on Charles Barkley picking Cavs to win championship: 'It means nothing'

Richard Jefferson says it means nothing that Charles Barkley is picking Cavaliers to win the NBA Finals.

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