4:42 AM EDT, Thu October 23, 2014
Plain Dealer 1 hour ago

LeBron James sits, Cleveland Cavaliers drop preseason finale to Memphis Grizzlies

With LeBron James out, the Cavaliers lose their preseason finale to the Grizzlies.
Chronicle-Telegram 3 hours ago

LeBron-less Cavs fall to Grizzlies in preseason finale

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The Memphis Grizzlies reserves accomplished what the starters couldn’t — they built enough of a lead to put away the Cleveland Cavaliers. Marc Gasol had 16 points and nine rebounds, his backup Kosta Koufos scored eight of his 13 points in the fourth quarter and the Grizzlies beat Cleveland 96-92 on Wednesday Read More...The post LeBron-less Cavs fall to Grizzlies in preseason finale 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 County News.
Plain Dealer 4 hours ago

Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love says he needs more inside touches to get his game back, confident he'll return to form

Kevin Love tells Northeast Ohio Media Group that he needs more touches inside to return to form.

Grizzlies 96, Cavs 92: Jason Lloyd's Final Thoughts

MEMPHIS, Tenn.: Twenty-two thoughts for 22 Cavs fast-break points Wednesday after they concluded the preseason 5-2 following a 96-92 loss to the Grizzlies… 1. In discussing LeBron James’ impact on a game, one current Cavs player put it this way: “He can decide who he wants to get going and who he wants to have a big game. You saw it a couple weeks ago with Kevin (Love) and the other night with Andy (Varejao).” 2. In the game against the Heat in Rio, James had the assist on each of Love’s first three baskets and five of his nine. Most of his looks were wide open, and after the...
News-Herald 5 hours ago
Gasol leads Grizzlies past Cleveland Cavaliers, 96-92

Gasol leads Grizzlies past Cleveland Cavaliers, 96-92

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Marc Gasol had 16 points and nine rebounds, Kosta Koufos scored eight of his 13 points in the fourth quarter, and the Memphis Grizzlies beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 96-92 on Wednesday night.Quincy Pondexter added 15 points for Memphis and Zach Randolph had 11 points. Mike Conley, Nick Calathes and Jon Leuer each had 10 points.
Akron Beacon Journal 6 hours ago

Cavs fall to Grizzlies in preseason finale 96-92 on night LeBron rests, starters sit 4th quarter

MEMPHIS, Tenn: The Cavaliers appear to have escaped the preseason with 15 healthy bodies and a good portion of their high-powered offense installed. Under the circumstances, that makes October a winning month. The Cavs closed their preseason with a 96-92 loss to the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday, a game they played without LeBron James. Coach David Blatt also yanked the rest of the starters prior to the start of the fourth quarter and finished the game with guys who will comprise the end of the roster. Kyrie Irving had 16 points and three assists, Kevin Love had 12 points and eight...
Chris Fedor / Plain Dealer 6 hours ago

Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Memphis Grizzlies: Live chat and updates

Get live updates and analysis as cleveland.com's Chris Fedor brings you the latest on the Cavs preseason finale against the Grizzlies.
Akron Beacon Journal 7 hours ago

Cavaliers notebook: Overwhelming majority of NBA GMs pick Cavs to win Eastern Conference, LeBron James to win fifth MVP award

MEMPHIS, Tenn.: General managers from across the NBA selected the Cavs as preseason favorites to win the Eastern Conference by an overwhelming margin, although the San Antonio Spurs were picked to repeat as NBA champions. Twenty-one of the 30 GMs, who are annually given anonymity and forbidden to choose their own team or players in any category, chose the Cavaliers. Eight picked the Chicago Bulls and one chose the Washington Wizards. The Cavs (15.4 percent of the vote) finished second to win the Finals behind the Spurs (46.2 percent). Cavs players have downplayed Finals predictions throughout...
Plain Dealer 9 hours ago

Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Memphis Grizzlies: 5 things to look for

Here are five things to look for in the Cavaliers' preseason finale against the Grizzlies.
Plain Dealer 13 hours ago

David Blatt to evaluate 'a couple' guys in preseason finale versus Memphis Grizzlies; breaks down Mike Miller's shooting funk

David Blatt wants to evaluate a couple of guys during the preseason finale against Memphis and he breaks down Mike Miller's shooting funk.
Chris Fedor / Plain Dealer 15 hours ago
What time is the Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Memphis Grizzlies game? What channel is it on?

What time is the Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Memphis Grizzlies game? What channel is it on?

The Cleveland Cavaliers will wrap up preseason play on Wednesday night in Memphis against the Grizzlies without LeBron James, who is resting. Tipoff is at 8 p.m. and the game will be shown on Fox Sports Ohio and ESPN.
Akron Beacon Journal 15 hours ago

NBA votes down proposed changes to draft lottery; Cavs reportedly voted in favor

MEMPHIS, Tenn.: The NBA’s current draft lottery system will remain in place after 13 teams voted no to a proposal that would make it more difficult for the worst teams to win the No. 1 pick, Yahoo Sports reported. The vote was held Wednesday at the Board of Governors meeting in New York. The Cavaliers, recently the biggest benefactors of the current system, voted in favor of better balancing the odds between the non-playoff teams, according to Yahoo, which reported the 13 teams that voted down the proposal: the Phoenix Suns, Philadelphia 76ers, Oklahoma City Thunder, New Orleans Pelicans,...
Chronicle-Telegram Oct 22, 2014

Rick Noland: Cavaliers have met the the preseason hype

Expectations surrounding the Cavaliers were so high it would have been virtually impossible for them to exceed them in the preseason, but let’s be honest: They’ve looked pretty darn good as they prepare for their exhibition finale tonight in Memphis. Here’s a look at some of the positives, followed by a few areas of concern Read More...The post Rick Noland: Cavaliers have met the the preseason hype 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 County News.
Akron Beacon Journal Oct 21, 2014
Cavaliers: Shawn Marion adjusts to reserve role

Cavaliers: Shawn Marion adjusts to reserve role

MEMPHIS, Tenn.: Shawn Marion earned the “Matrix” nickname his rookie season because of how many roles he can fill on the court. Now that he’s nearing the end of his career, Marion chose to take on yet another role this season: reserve.At 36, Marion is still good enough to start for more than two-thirds of the teams in the NBA. Instead, he made that difficult transition from star to supporting cast, and while he’s no longer in his prime, what’s left is still very good.Marion conceded, however, that taking less money to join a new team in a reduced role required him to swallow some...
Chris Fedor / Plain Dealer Oct 21, 2014

LeBron James, Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love displayed on the cover of Sports Illustrated

On Tuesday afternoon, nine days before the Cavs tip off the 2014-15 season, Sports Illustrated released its cover of the NBA preview edition, focusing on Cleveland's new Big Three.

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