| Oct 10, 2014
| 11:32 AM
Kyrie Irving missed practice on Thursday and likely will not play Saturday when the Cavs face the Miami Heat in a preseason game in Brazil.
Irving injured his right ankle when Anderson Varejao stepped on his foot at practice Tuesday before the team...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 1:44 PM
As usual, LeBron James commanded all the attention.
The assembled media -- an estimated 100 microphones and television cameras -- waited Thursday for him to enter the steamy gym at Flemengo, an all-sports complex just outside downtown. When he arrived,...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 9:13 PM
When a player draws a standing ovation before making a pregame address at center court, one might say he has been missed a bit.
Derrick Rose played basketball at the United Center for the first time in nine months Saturday night, bathing in adulation...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 6:33 PM
LeBron James got his man.
Minnesota and Cleveland on Thursday reached an agreement in principle on a deal that will send Timberwolves All-Star power forward Kevin Love to the Cavaliers to join James and All-Star point guard Kyrie Irving in what...
| Aug 10, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Q: What does the signing of Shawne Williams say about Udonis Haslem? I think Shawne is more of a power forward than small forward. At the moment, you can't feel too comfortable with what we have on the wing. -- Win.
A: The problem for Udonis is that...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 3:19 PM
The Miami Heat will face a familiar face before playing for real this coming season, with the preseason schedule released Tuesday featuring the previously announced Oct. 11 exhibition against the Cleveland Cavaliers in Rio de Janeiro.
| Jul 11, 2014
| 9:43 AM
LeBron James is removing his talents from Miami.
Four years after stunning the NBA world with “The Decision,” the Miami Heat forward announced an even larger revelation on SI.com Friday, perhaps destined to be called “The Redemption.&...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 4:39 PM
The Orlando Magic have lost all three of their games against the Cleveland Cavaliers this season. And when the teams meet for the fourth, and final, time tonight, Magic coach Jacque Vaughn expects to stress the importance of keeping the Cavaliers off...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 6:45 PM
The Lakers ran out of players and nearly blew a 29-point lead before a pair of late Steve Blake three-pointers ended the Cleveland Cavaliers' rally and helped secure a 119-108 victory on Wednesday night.
Playing on the second night of back-to-back...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 10:15 PM
Cleveland Cavaliers 120 - Lakers 118 (end of regulation)
Nick Young's three-point attempt with 9.9 seconds left in the game wouldn't fall, extinguishing a late Lakers' rally against the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Instead, the Cavaliers hold on for a 120-118...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 7:54 PM
2012-13 finish: 66-16.
Coming: Michael Beasley, Greg Oden.
Going: Mike Miller, Juwan Howard.
The Heat propped up its three-peat hopes with two balky knees and a whiff of controversy. Oden has already encountered knee...