Cavaliers sign Kevin Love to 4-year, $120M contract extension

By TOM WITHERS, AP Sports Writer CLEVELAND (AP) — Kevin Love isn’t leaving Cleveland anytime soon. The All-Star forward signed a new four-year, $120 million contract with the Cavaliers, who are beginning anew following LeBron James’ departure. Love signed the...
Kevin Love cleared to play NBA Finals Game 1

Kevin Love cleared to play in NBA Finals Game 1

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Cleveland forward Kevin Love has completed the NBA’s concussion protocols and is cleared to play in Game 1 of the NBA Finals against Golden State on Thursday night. Love was injured early in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference finals against Boston and...

NBA Semi-Finals: LeBron, Cavs facing win-or-else Game 6 vs Celtics

By TOM WITHERS, AP Sports Writer CLEVELAND (AP) — Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue was answering a question about Boston’s defense on LeBron James during a teleconference when he tripped the security system at his home. A piercing alarm sounded. “Uh-oh,” Lue said...
Cavs vs. Pacers Game 1 Final stats

NBA Playoffs Video | Pacers 98, Cavaliers 80 GAME 1 RECAP

Victor Oladipo scores 32 points as the Pacers defeat the Cavaliers in Game 1, 98-80. CLEVELAND (AP) — Victor Oladipo scored 32 points and the Indiana Pacers held off Cleveland’s second-half rally for a stunning 98-80 victory Sunday in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference...
LeBron James baseline drive

NBA Video: James, Love lead Cavs past Knicks to take 50th win and Central Div title

James, Love lead Cavs past Knicks to 50th win, Central title By BRIAN MAHONEY, AP Basketball Writer NEW YORK (AP) — LeBron James used to downplay winning division titles. Not this time. Not after what these Cleveland Cavaliers have been through this season. This one is worth...

LeBron James ties Michael Jordan’s double-digit score streak, in Cavs win

LeBron James ties Jordan’s double-figures streak as Cavs top Hornets By STEVE REED , AP Sports Writer CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — LeBron James doesn’t go into every game thinking he needs to score 10 points. The 14-time All-Star said it just “organically...
LeBron goes for a fingerroll under the net

Cavs roll as LeBron scores 37, route the Nets 121-114

James scores 37, Cavs beat Nets 121-114 for 5th straight win NEW YORK (AP) — LeBron James powered into the lane for his latest assault on the rim and a former teammate made an ultimately useless attempt to stop him. “I should have just gotten out of the way,” Joe...

James’ triple-double leads Cavaliers past lowly Suns

By BOB BAUM , AP Sports Writer PHOENIX (AP) — After a couple of tough losses in Los Angeles, LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers went to the desert and took care of Phoenix. The Suns offered little resistance. In a performance that seemed almost effortless against an...
LeBron sets All-time NBA combo records

NBA Video: LeBron 1st in NBA with 30k points, 8k rebounds, 8k assists

CLEVELAND by STEVE HERRICK (AP) — LeBron James had quite a February in a one-of-a-kind career. He finished the month averaging a triple-double for the first time in his career after producing 31 points, 12 rebounds and 11 assists on Tuesday night in the Cleveland Cavaliers’...
Larry Nanace, Jr. competes

NBA Video: Wizards win, despite LeBron and reimagined Cavs team 110-103

Wizards hold off LeBron and the new-look Cavaliers 110-103 Bradley Beal scores 18 points to go along with 9 assists to lead the Wizards over the Cavaliers, 110-103. CLEVELAND (AP) — Maybe life without John Wall won’t be as miserable as the Wizards feared. The All-Star break...