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Fear the Links: The Cavs start with a win

The win was overshadowed by Gordon Hayward’s gruesome injury.

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Boston Celtics vs. Cleveland Cavaliers Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images

Happy Tuesday, everyone. The Cavaliers took home a win at the opener, but it was paired with a devastating injury to Gordon Hayward.

ICYMI from Fear the Sword: David Zavac had the game recap, LeBron James visited Gordon Hayward in the locker room and ZLock counted down 100 moments that led us to opening night.

In roster news, London Perrantes has been signed to fill the Cavaliers second two-way contract, capping their roster at 17.

At The Athletic (Which now employs former Fearless Leader™ David Zavac!), Jason Lloyd revealed new and fascinating info about Kyrie Irving and LeBron James’ relationship.

At SB Nation, Tom Ziller lays out why the Celtics should still be optimistic in the wake of the Gordon Hayward injury.

At Uproxx, Dave Lozo lays out the easiest and hardest teams to root for this upcoming season.