5:58 PM EDT, Thu May 25, 2017
Fear The Sword 7 hours ago
Podcast: Cavs-Celtics Game 5 preview

Podcast: Cavs-Celtics Game 5 preview

Jared Weiss from CelticsBlog is today’s guest. Welcome to Locked on Cavaliers, the official Cleveland Cavaliers podcast of the Locked on Podcast network. On today’s episode, host Chris Manning (@cwmwrites) is joined by Jared Weiss of CelticsBlog and CLNS Media to look back at Game 4, preview tonight’s Game 5 and more. For those who were wondering, every episode of ‘Locked on Cavaliers’ is now available on iTunes and on Stitcher. And as always, you can listen or download any episode on the podcast’s AudioBoom page. If you like the podcast, please rate and review it on iTunes, as...
Fear The Sword 7 hours ago

Cavaliers vs. Celtics Game 5 preview

The Cavaliers will look to close out the Celtics in Boston and advance to the NBA Finals for the third straight season. It is not often that one can make a case that Game 5 is a must win for both teams, but here we are. The Celtics literally must win to stay alive in the playoffs as they trail in the...
Plain Dealer 9 hours ago

Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Boston Celtics 2017 NBA Playoffs guide: What to know entering Game 5

A look at what you need to know about Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals with storylines from cleveland.com, Boston and news around the league.
Boston Herald 5 hours ago

Lue: Cavs' Irving feeling 'good' after Game 4 ankle injury

BOSTON — Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue says that Kyrie Irvings left ankle is feeling good in advance of Clevelands Game 5 matchup Thursday night with the Celtics.Irving was moving around and putting up shots during the Cavs morning shootaround.The All-Star rolled his ankle in the third quarter of Game...
Land of 10 10 hours ago

2017 NBA Playoffs: Scores, schedule, live updates, results for Cavaliers-Celtics game Thursday (05/25/17)

The 2017 NBA Playoffs continue Thursday, May 25. The Cleveland Cavaliers play at the Boston Celtics at 8:30 p.m. ET on TNT in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Finals. The Cavaliers have a 3-1 series lead. With a win, the Cavaliers would meet the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals for the third […] The...
Akron Beacon Journal 6 hours ago
LeBron James admits he was sick for Game 3 vs. Celtics, 'never' considered sitting out

LeBron James admits he was sick for Game 3 vs. Celtics, 'never' considered sitting out

LeBron James admitted Thursday he was sick during the Cavaliers’ Game 3 loss to the Boston Celtics Sunday, when he scored 11 points, the fourth-worst playoff point total of his career. But when asked if he considered sitting out, James replied, “Never.” Teammate Richard Jefferson revealed James’ illness in an interview with Fox Sports Ohio after the Cavs’ victory in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals Tuesday. Holding a 3-1 lead, the Cavs will try to close out the series Thursday night at TD Garden. James said he still isn't over the illness. I know he won't talk about...
Plain Dealer 6 hours ago

LeBron James is sick, but of course is playing in Game 5 against Boston

Richard Jefferson was right. LeBron James is sick and has been all week.
Plain Dealer 5 hours ago

LeBron James' imminent passing of Michael Jordan 'great for barbershops'

LeBron James may very well catch the "ghost" tonight if he passes Michael Jordan as the NBA's all-time leading scorer in the playoffs.
Plain Dealer 11 hours ago

The Cavaliers stink without LeBron James, except in Game 4

The Cavs trailed by 13 when LeBron James went out and were down by as many as 16. Cleveland didn't panic without James, even with its poor record on nights he sits, and instead used the experience as a growth opportunity in a huge win.
Green Street | WEEI 4 hours ago

LeBron James silent on sickness; Kyrie Irving set to play

LeBron James struggles were noticeable in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals and following the game Richard Jefferson said James was sick, leaving speculation James’ illness also plagued him in Game 4. Despite noticeable sniffles while talking to the media during the Cavaliers shoot around prior...
Plain Dealer 11 hours ago
Could Kyrie Irving one day anchor a Cleveland Cavaliers championship roster?

Could Kyrie Irving one day anchor a Cleveland Cavaliers championship roster?

Could Irving one day anchor a championship roster, or is he not fit for the part? That's the basis of discussion for the latest episode of the Takes by the Lake podcast.
WKYC 3 hours ago

Tyronn Lue: Kyrie Irving capable of...

Coach Tyronn Lue says Kyrie Irving is capable of shouldering the offensive load for the Cleveland Cavaliers.        
Plain Dealer 4 hours ago

LeBron James: Kyrie Irving one of best one-on-one players in league history

Irving is second in isolation scoring this postseason, trailing just James. With that formula, Lue sees no reason to alter course.

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WKYC 19 hours ago
Richard Jefferson reveals Cleveland...

Richard Jefferson reveals Cleveland...

Cavs forward Richard Jefferson believes LeBron James was sick with the same illness that affected teammate Deron Williams during the Cavs Game 3 loss to the Celtics on Sunday.         
Plain Dealer 21 hours ago
Who's the most clutch Cleveland Cavalier: LeBron James or Kyrie Irving?

Who's the most clutch Cleveland Cavalier: LeBron James or Kyrie Irving?

Shotmaking isn't the only way to be clutch.
NBA 22 hours ago

Cleveland Cavaliers remain humble with chance to closeout Boston Celtics in Game 5

BOSTON -- It took 10 games and halfway through the third round of the NBA playoffs before the Cleveland Cavaliers finally encountered their first true dose of resistance this postseason.
News-Herald 22 hours ago
Cleveland Cavaliers want to keep defensive pressure on Celtics in Game 5

Cleveland Cavaliers want to keep defensive pressure on Celtics in Game 5

Something else was going on in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals while Kyrie Irving was flying through the air with the greatest of ease on his way to a 21-point third quarter and a 42-point game.The Cavaliers held the Celtics to 14 of 34 shooting in the second half and outrebounded their visitors, 18-12, to turn a 57-47 halftime deficit into a 112-99 victory to take a 3-1 series lead into Game 5 on May 25 in Boston.
Plain Dealer May 24, 2017
Milwaukee Bucks may pursue GM David Griffin, who's had talks with Cavaliers recently

Milwaukee Bucks may pursue GM David Griffin, who's had talks with Cavaliers recently

The Milwaukee Bucks have interest in Cavaliers general manager David Griffin, whose current contract expires at season's end and is in discussions with Cleveland on continuing there.
Plain Dealer May 24, 2017
Cavaliers vs. Celtics Eastern Conference Finals Game 5: Tip time, TV, radio and streaming info

Cavaliers vs. Celtics Eastern Conference Finals Game 5: Tip time, TV, radio and streaming info

Here's where to watch, listen and stream Cleveland vs. Boston in Game 5 of the 2017 Eastern Conference Finals.
WKYC May 24, 2017
LeBron James: Kyrie Irving is...

LeBron James: Kyrie Irving is...

LeBron James says Kyrie Irving is "a special talent" for the Cleveland Cavaliers.        
Akron Beacon Journal May 24, 2017

Cavaliers’ LeBron James calls Kyrie Irving ‘special’ after Irving’s career playoff-high 42 points Game 4 victory over Celtics

CLEVELAND: Kyrie Irving walked out of the Cavaliers locker room at Quicken Loans Arena on Tuesday night and saw several people waiting to greet him in the hallway.Among the smiling faces was Cavs general manager David Griffin, who gave Irving a big hug after a 112-99 victory over the Boston Celtics in Game of the Eastern Conference finals. The triumph gave the defending NBA champions a 3-1 lead in the series, which shifts to Boston on Thursday in what could be a closeout game.Irving emerged as the Cavs’ go-to-player on Tuesday when LeBron James picked up his fourth foul in the second...
Akron Beacon Journal May 24, 2017

Marla Ridenour: Kyrie Irving’s special night previews the passing of the Cavaliers’ torch from LeBron James

CLEVELAND: The passing of the torch was so palpable that the hair on your arms might have been standing up.Kyrie Irving sounded as if he felt it, too, felt charged with the responsibility of carrying the Cavaliers like LeBron James has done on so many nights before.The burden could be overwhelming, especially for a 25-year-old in his sixth professional season. The mantle always seemed to fit James’ broad shoulders, the pressure never too much for James’ superior basketball mind.But when their now-three-year partnership began in 2014, Irving wasn’t yet mature enough, wasn’t...
WKYC May 24, 2017
LeBron James' fourth-quarter effort...

LeBron James' fourth-quarter effort...

LeBron James' stout fourth-quarter effort propelled the Cleveland Cavaliers to a Game 4 win over the Boston Celtics in the Eastern Conference Finals Tuesday night.        
WKYC May 24, 2017
Cavaliers' J.R. Smith's darling photo

Cavaliers' J.R. Smith's darling photo

On Wednesday, Cleveland Cavaliers shooting guard J.R. Smith posted this photo on Instagram with his two daughters.        
News-Herald May 24, 2017

Video: Kyrie Irving dominates in Cleveland Cavaliers' Game 4 win

Kyrie Irving took over in the second half and finished with 42 points despite playing on a tender ankle, LeBron James added 34 and the Cleveland Cavaliers moved within one win of an almost inevitable third date in the NBA Finals with Golden State by rallying to beat Boston 112-99 on Tuesday night in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals.

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