9:08 AM EDT, Fri May 06, 2016
Fear The Sword 8 mins ago
J.R. Smith, Iman Shumpert and unlocking the full potential of the Cavs

J.R. Smith, Iman Shumpert and unlocking the full potential of the Cavs

The Cavaliers' two shooting guards are key to unlock their full potential. The Cavs are clicking right now. And that goes beyond their relatively impressive sweep of a surprisingly capable Detroit Pistons team with a bright future, and the three-point showcase they used to dismantle the Hawks with in Game 2. The ball has moved, they’ve weathered storms, teammates have been on the same page, and, most importantly, LeBron hasn’t shot laser stares into the back of his teammates skulls out of frustration. The Cavs have hit another gear, and it has been mostly what you’ve seen from the...
Plain Dealer 1 hour ago

Atlanta Hawks objected to how Cleveland Cavaliers obtained record-breaking 3-point status

A few of the Hawks players spoke to cleveland.com after Wednesday's 123-98 rout and voiced their objection with the way the Cavaliers went about breaking the three-point record.
Fear The Sword 2 hours ago

Fear the Podcast: breaking down the Cavs' 2-0 series lead

On the latest episode for Fear the Podcast, Carter and Justin talk about the Cavs' 2-0 series lead over the Hawks. The Cleveland Cavaliers have got out to a 2-0 series lead over the Atlanta Hawks with their most recent win coming in dominant fashion. The Hawks had some things to say about how the Cavs...
Chronicle-Telegram 7 hours ago

Cavaliers Commentary: Hawks have little hope left after Cleveland buried them in 3-pointers

Atlanta Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer, who looks like comedian Conan O’Brien under extreme duress, might want to try the Butch Davis approach. You remember the former Browns coach, right? He’s the guy who tried to rationalize a 295-yard rushing performance by Baltimore’s Jamal Lewis by saying if...
Fear The Sword 19 hours ago

NBA Playoffs 2016: Can the Cavs keep up their historic three point shooting?

The Cleveland Cavaliers set a record Wednesday night for making 25 three pointers in an NBA game. The Cavs obviously shot the ball very well, but given the wine and golds recent performances it should not be surprising that they made threes at a historic rate. In fact the Cavs Game 2 performance was just an extension of their already record setting three point shooting during this year's playoffs. The Cavs have been making more three pointers than any other team in NBA playoff history. Per Kevin Pelton the Cavs had made 72 three's through their first five games of the playoffs, more than...

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Plain Dealer 3 hours ago

Kyle Lowry enjoys redemption, Toronto Raptors pull even vs. Miami Heat: Thursday rewind in the NBA Playoffs 2016

Kyle Lowry's 18 points helped the Toronto Raptors tie their NBA Eastern Conference playoff series with the Miami Heat, 1-1.
Plain Dealer 4 hours ago

Will Cavs flurry of threes put Hawks out in four? -- Bud Shaw's You Said It

Cleveland sports fans wonder about Charles Barkley's comments, the Browns underdog status and the contributions we can expect from Corey Coleman and Scooby Wright -- Bud Shaw's You Said It
Plain Dealer 15 hours ago

Tyronn Lue says 'there's no place in our game' for Charles Barkley's 'take somebody out' comment

"I don't think there's any place in our game to take someone out if they're playing well," Lue said via a conference call on Thursday.
Plain Dealer 16 hours ago

Cavaliers 123, Hawks 98: Six interesting quotes from Game 2

Watch six interesting quotes that were said after the Cavaliers' Game 2 win against the Atlanta Hawks.
Plain Dealer 16 hours ago

LeBron James said J.R. Smith has 'ultra-green light' to shoot 3s, but don't label the Cavaliers that way

J.R. Smith, LeBron James, and the Cavaliers bombed away from 3-point range in Game 2 against the Hawks. That's Smith every night, but James says the team is balanced.
Plain Dealer 17 hours ago

Cleveland Cavaliers 3-pointers by the numbers, and what records could be next

Cleveland Cavaliers 3-pointers by the numbers: NBA records set and close to setting by both the team and J.R. Smith
Plain Dealer 17 hours ago

Cavaliers guard J.R. Smith leading NBA playoffs in 3-pointers made per game (video)

NBA Playoffs 2016: Cavaliers guard J.R. Smith moves up as playoff leader in 3-point field goals made (video)
News-Herald 17 hours ago
Cleveland Cavaliers locked in as playoff series moves to Atlanta for Game 3

Cleveland Cavaliers locked in as playoff series moves to Atlanta for Game 3

The way the Cavaliers have been scoring from behind the arc, the hoop must look the size of a swimming pool to them, and they see no reason anything will change.The Cavs, after sweeping the Detroit Pistons in the first round, take a 2-0 series lead on the Hawks into Game 3 at 7 p.m. May 6 in Atlanta.
Plain Dealer 17 hours ago

All-time NBA playoff scoring leaders; how far LeBron James, Tim Duncan trail Michael Jordan

LeBron James ranks sixth all-time in NBA playoff scoring, and is within reach of catching Michael Jordan at No. 1. See the top 15 scorers in NBA playoff history.
Akron Beacon Journal 18 hours ago

Coach Tyronn Lue defends Cavaliers’ 3-point shooting after Charles Barkley suggests Hawks should ‘take somebody out’

ATLANTA: One day after the greatest 3-point shooting performance in NBA history, Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue was forced to play some defense. Lue was critical of Charles Barkley’s postgame comments Wednesday and defended his team’s wish to continue shooting 3s long after the game had been decided. The Cavs set an NBA record by making 25 3-pointers in Wednesday’s 123-98 win against the Atlanta Hawks and now lead their best-of-seven series 2-0. Game 3 is Friday at Atlanta. “That’s something the players felt like was in their grasp and they wanted to go for it,” Lue said Thursday...
Plain Dealer 18 hours ago
LeBron James: 'Tomorrow's not promised' despite Cleveland Cavaliers' domination of Atlanta

LeBron James: 'Tomorrow's not promised' despite Cleveland Cavaliers' domination of Atlanta

If the Cavaliers who can't keep their heads on straight were going to resurface, now would be the time. The Hawks have shown to be no match in this series.
Plain Dealer 18 hours ago

Cleveland Cavaliers crush Atlanta Hawks with record 25 3-pointers: Bill Livingston

The Cleveland Cavaliers erupt with a barrage of 3-pointers and rout the Atlanta Hawks as the series heads for Georgia.
Plain Dealer 18 hours ago

Charles Oakley sticks up for Cleveland on Twitter, tells Charles Barkley to stop trash talking Cavs

Cleveland native Charles Oakley told TNT analyst Charles Barkley to stop talking trash about the Cavaliers after Wednesday's record-setting rout of Atlanta.

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    NBA Playoffs: Kevin Love good to go for Game 2

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    Mo Williams

    Mo Williams activated for tonight's Game 3 against Detroit Pistons

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