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Akron Beacon Journal 7 hours ago
Chauncey Billups knew Cavaliers’ Kyrie Irving was unhappy, but trade request baffles him

Chauncey Billups knew Cavaliers’ Kyrie Irving was unhappy, but trade request baffles him

Chauncey Billups found out point guard Kyrie Irving was unhappy while researching the Cavaliers’ situation as he considered owner Dan Gilbert’s offer to become head of basketball operations.But Irving’s angst and the fact that LeBron James could leave Cleveland in free agency next summer played no part in why Billups elected to remain in his job as an ESPN analyst. Billups said during an interview Tuesday on The Vic Lombardi Show on Altitude Sports 950-AM in Denver it was more the Cavs’ lack of assets for a possible rebuild and a gut feeling that it wasn’t the right time to fulfill...
Akron Beacon Journal 9 hours ago

Chauncey Billups knew Cavaliers' Kyrie Irving was unhappy, but trade request baffles him

While interviewing and considering the Cavaliers’ offer to become head of basketball operations, Chauncey Billups said he did his due diligence on the team’s situation and learned much that the rest of the world doesn’t know. During an interview Tuesday on “The Vic Lombardi Show” on Altitude...
Cavaliers Blog | Akron Beacon Journal 9 hours ago

Chauncey Billups baffled by Kyrie Irving's trade request

While interviewing and considering the Cavaliers’ offer to become head of basketball operations, Chauncey Billups said he did his due diligence on the team’s situation and learned much that the rest of the world doesn’t know. During an interview Tuesday on “The Vic Lombardi Show” on Altitude...
Chris Fedor / Plain Dealer 10 hours ago

Kyrie Irving's trade request 'didn't really surprise' Chauncey Billups

"As they were doing their due diligence on me, I was doing the same thing," Billups said in an interview on the Vic Lombardi Show on Altitude Sports 950 AM in Denver on Tuesday.
San Francisco Chronicle 4 hours ago

Derrick Rose joins Cavs — insurance if Kyrie Irving is traded

The free-agent guard signed a one-year contract Tuesday with the Cleveland Cavaliers, a team that has blocked his path to a title before and one that needs him now more than ever. Rose gives the Cavs a proven player to handle point-guard duties if they choose to trade Irving, who recently told the team...
Sports Illustrated 13 hours ago
LeBron James Denies He Wants Kyrie Irving Traded

LeBron James Denies He Wants Kyrie Irving Traded

LeBron James denied on Twitter that he wants Kyrie Irving traded.
Inquisitr 12 hours ago

LeBron James Is ‘Tempted To Kick Kyrie Irving’s A**,’ Stephen A. Smith Claims

LeBron James might be tempted to deliver a beatdown to Cleveland Cavaliers teammate (for now) Kyrie Irving if the two NBA superstars were in the same room. That is the contention of sports pundit Stephen A. Smith, based on what insiders have supposedly told him....
Plain Dealer 9 hours ago

Derrick Rose to become the sixth No. 1 pick to play with LeBron James

Derrick Rose, the No. 1 overall pick by the Chicago Bulls in the 2008 NBA Draft, is now a Cleveland Cavalier. LeBron James, a former No. 1 pick himself, knows what it's like to play with top draft choices. He's played with five other players who were taken first in their class.
Liberty Ballers 10 hours ago

Sixers News: LeBron James acknowledges The Process, sort of

If you guys think I have any intent of letting the LeBron James to Philly dream die, you really have not been paying any attention the last few years. Yes, this is simply the name of JJ Redick’s documentary on LeBron’s Uninterrupted service, which you should definitely watch. Yes, LeBron saying...

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Plain Dealer Jul 24, 2017

Derrick Rose, Cavaliers agree to one-year deal

Derrick Rose and the Cavaliers agreed to a one-year deal for $2.1 million contract Monday after spending the day together, discussing how the team will return to the Finals without Kyrie Irving.
NBA Jul 24, 2017

Reports: Derrick Rose to sign with Cleveland Cavaliers

Derrick Rose's prolonged search for a new home is reportedly at an end. The one-time league MVP is set to sign with the defending Eastern Conference champion Cleveland Cavaliers according to The Vertical's Shams Charania.
News-Herald Jul 24, 2017
Jeff Schudel: Kyrie Irving trade request will define Koby Altman's early career as Cleveland Cavaliers general manager

Jeff Schudel: Kyrie Irving trade request will define Koby Altman's early career as Cleveland Cavaliers general manager

Koby Altman is learning to swim as an NBA general manager by being thrown into the deep end of the pool.Altman has been the acting GM of the Cavaliers since former general manager David Griffin walked away five weeks ago after a meeting with team owner Dan Gilbert to discuss a new contract ended unsatisfactorily for Griffin.
Sports Illustrated Jul 24, 2017

Report: Derrick Rose to Sign With Cavaliers

Derrick Rose will sign with the Cleveland Cavaliers, Shams Charania of The Vertical reports.
Akron Beacon Journal Jul 24, 2017
Report: Cavaliers talking contract with Derrick Rose today

Report: Cavaliers talking contract with Derrick Rose today

With Kyrie Irving’s trade request creating a potential need for another point guard, the Cavaliers are meeting with free agent Derrick Rose in Ohio Monday, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reported.Rose, 28, is willing to play on a one-year, $2.1 veteran minimum deal if he can join a contender. He suffered through a tumultuous 2016-17 season with the New York Knicks after being traded from the Chicago Bulls last June.According to Wojnarowksi, Rose met with the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday, but is leaning towards signing with the Cavs. The Lakers want Rose to mentor rookie Lonzo Ball and have the...
Akron Beacon Journal Jul 24, 2017

Richard Jefferson sees no 'power struggle' among Cavaliers' stars

Other than what may have been a cryptic tweet from Kevin Love and a rap song posted to social media by LeBron James that included the lyrics “heavy heart,” there has been little reaction from Cavs players since news broke of Kyrie Irving’s trade request Friday. Richard Jefferson discussed the situation on the latest installment of his “Road Trippin’” podcast, released on James’ “Uninterrupted” platform Monday. “I don’t think that there’s a power struggle with LeBron and Kyrie and Kev,” Jefferson said during the podcast that featured Olympic skier Lindsey Vonn,...
WKYC Jul 24, 2017
Cleveland Cavaliers officially name...

Cleveland Cavaliers officially name...

The Cavaliers named Koby Altman as their new General Manager and will officially introduce him at a press conference on Wednesday.         
Akron Beacon Journal Jul 24, 2017

Charged with Kyrie Irving’s trade request, Koby Altman thrown into fire as Cavaliers general manager

Koby Altman’s rapid rise to Cavaliers general manager was finalized Monday, but the 34-year-old’s toes may already be singed from being thrown into the fire.Interim GM since Cavs owner Dan Gilbert parted ways with David Griffin on June 19, Altman officially takes the reins during a tumultuous period. Tired of being overshadowed by LeBron James, four-time All-Star point guard Kyrie Irving recently asked the Cavs to be traded, with the request surfacing Friday. James can become a free agent next summer and speculation is rampant that he will leave for Los Angeles.The Cavs find themselves in...
Chris Fedor / Plain Dealer Jul 24, 2017

Cleveland Cavaliers name Koby Altman general manager

Altman has been a member of the Cavaliers' front office for the last five years, being hired originally as pro personnel manager.
The Republican Jul 24, 2017
Kyrie Irving trade rumors: Boston Celtics reportedly placed 'obligatory call' to Cleveland Cavaliers, but deal seems unlikely

Kyrie Irving trade rumors: Boston Celtics reportedly placed 'obligatory call' to Cleveland Cavaliers, but deal seems unlikely

The Boston Celtics are on a long list of teams that have placed an "obligatory call" to the Cleveland Cavaliers about Kyrie Irving, according to ESPN's Zach Lowe.
Chris Fedor / Plain Dealer Jul 24, 2017

Cleveland Cavaliers' best trade packages for Kyrie Irving

Under contract for two more years, boasting a team-friendly contract and only 25 years old with a sterling resume, Irving has plenty of value. This is a big moment for soon-to-be-full-time general manager Koby Altman. But the Cavs have to figure out the best direction.
News-Herald Jul 24, 2017

Dan Gilbert: 'We screwed up' on Detroit display ad

DETROIT >> A billionaire businessman has apologized for his real estate company's controversial sign in downtown Detroit that says "See Detroit Like We Do" with an image of a majority white crowd.Quicken Loans Founder and Cleveland Cavaliers majority owner Dan Gilbert posted on Facebook Sunday, saying the ad was "tone deaf" and his Bedrock company "screwed up badly.
News-Herald Jul 24, 2017

Sources: Derrick Rose meeting with Cleveland Cavaliers

CLEVELAND >> Two people familiar with the negotiations say former MVP Derrick Rose is meeting with the Cleveland Cavaliers.Rose is discussing a potential contract with Cleveland on Monday, according to the people who spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because of the sensitive nature of the talks.

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  • 7 LeBron James

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  • Kevin Love

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    Richard Jefferson sees no 'power struggle' among Cavaliers' stars

  • Richard Jefferson

    Richard Jefferson

    Richard Jefferson sees no 'power struggle' among Cavaliers' stars

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