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2016-17 news and analysis

Adam Silver isn’t concerned about the Cavs and Warriors’ dominance

Silver, while wanting parity, says the basketball is “fantastic” to watch.

3 things we learned from Game 2

After the Cavaliers demolished the Celtics in back-to-back games, the series feels over before it even heads back to Cleveland.

LeBron surprised by 4th-place MVP vote

James might have played it cool, but even he was shocked by finishing fourth in MVP voting.

LeBron not named finalist for MVP award

Russell Westbrook, Kawhi Leonard and James Harden are the three finalists.

Smith says the Cavs should prepare for dirty play

The Boston Celtics often toe the line between tough and dirty play, J.R. Smith says the Cavs should expect the worst.

LeBron named to All-NBA first team for 11th time

That ties an NBA record.

Tristan Thompson is built for the playoffs

When the value of every possession increases, the Cavs big man is at his best.

3 things we learned from Game 1 of Cavaliers-Celtics

One thing is for sure: the Celtics are in trouble.

LeBron on Game 1: “I don't even think we played that great tonight.”

LeBron thinks the Cavs can be even better in Game 2.

Roundtable: Cavs vs. Celtics preview

To help prepare for the Eastern Conference Finals, we got together to answer some quick questions about the Celtics

How the Cavs will guard Isaiah Thomas

Thomas is the Celtics’ most dangerous player - here’s what Cavs have to do to keep him from catching fire.

Previewing the Eastern Conference Finals with CelticsBlog

Jeff Clark from CelticsBlog stops by to answer some questions for us.

Magic haven’t received permission to talk to Griffin

The Cavs have not given the Magic a response after they asked for permission to speak to David Griffin.

Series Preview: Celtics will make the Cavs work

The Cavaliers have the X’s and O’s advantage, but this won’t be an easy series.

Is Tyronn Lue saving Richard Jefferson for the Finals?

The Cleveland Cavaliers saved their defensive scheme for the post-season. Are they saving Richard Jefferson for the Warriors?

Cavaliers to face Celtics in the Eastern Conference Finals

Boston advanced after beating the Wizards in the second round.

Shumpert says Kawhi’s injury is “part of the game”

Zaza is under fire for taking out Kawhi Leonard, but Iman Shumpert isn’t casting blame.

Fear the Sword news and notes: We have a new site manager

After three years, it’s time for me to step aside

Cavs, Goodyear reach multiyear deal for jersey patch

Starting next year, Goodyear’s logo will appear on the Cavs’ jerseys.

Cavs done scrimmaging before Eastern Conference Finals

The Cavs suffered another practice injury and will be cautious as a result.

Richard Jefferson fires back at Draymond

Two of the league’s most quotable players are going at it.

Tyronn Lue takes blame for Love’s quiet playoffs

Lue doesn’t expect that to continue.

Dahntay Jones kept Iman Shumpert ready

Shumpert was benched to start the playoffs, but Jones kept him ready.

Lue on Thompson’s offensive rebounding: “He treats every shot like a miss.”

The Cavs’ coach explains Thompson’s best skill.

Why Kyrie Irving is due for a postseason renaissance

Kyrie hasn’t been shooting the ball well this postseason, but he’s exhibiting signs of his development and maturation as a complete basketball player.

Pierce: No end in sight to LeBron’s Finals run

LeBron James has made six NBA Finals in a row and Paul Pierce doesn’t see that changing any time soon.

Kyrie Irving showed flashes in Game 4 of the player he needs to be

LeBron James is the NBA’s best player. But if the Cavs are going to repeat, he’s going to need some help.

Draymond Green says Cavs playoff run has been boring

The Cavaliers have been rolling through the playoffs, but Draymond Green hasn’t been watching.

What can Cedi Osman provide for the Cavs next season?

Cedi Osman’s Euroleague season is over. How did the draft-and-stash prospect fair, and is he ready for the NBA?

3 things we learned from the Cavs’ Game 4 win over the Raptors

Cleveland is moving on.

LeBron lauds Kyrie Irving’s playmaking

Kyrie Irving dished the ball unbelievably well against Toronto, and LeBron James took notice.

LeBron on who’s next: “It doesn’t matter”

LeBron is feeling confident about where the Cavs are sitting.