It’s Midnight In Cleveland

The relentless excellence of the Golden State Warriors and the unsettling performance of the Cleveland Cavaliers is not the story here. What will be remembered a decade from now, what will be the first line of the first sentence of the chapter titled LeBron James loses to Steph Curry, will have to do with aesthetics:…

Cavaliers Trying To Shoot The Moon

Things got messy for the Cavaliers in frigid Minnesota. Isaiah got kicked out the game for a flagrant on Andrew Wiggins. LeBron had 10 points. It was ugly and afterwards LeBron copped to the Cavs not playing well but he’s only preaching to the choir. The Cavs do their usual apathetic team thing in the…

The 5 Best NBA Champs (2007-2016)

Champion. It has a great sound to it doesn’t it? Being the champion means you’re the best. You won, and you’ve dominated your competition. Being the NBA champion means you’re the best basketball team in the world. You proved it throughout the regular season, you proved it in the playoffs, and you proved it in…

Cavs are Halfway to Lakers Playoff Record

The 2001 Lakers of Kobe-Shaq mystique went 15-1 in the playoffs as they destroyed all comers in the West. They didn’t lose one game in conference. They were undefeated going into the NBA Finals and were huge favorites over the Allen Iverson 76ers. The Finals that year matched back-to-back regular season MVP winners in Shaquille O’Neal…

Cavs Looking Ugly and Bored

Not wanting a fine that comes with criticizing the refs, not wanting to talk about a phantom six foul on LeBron James, not wanting to talk about a disastrous loss and their accountability, the Cleveland Cavaliers bite their collective tongues and bear the mediocrity (and losing).  The axis tilting from greatness to just hanging on…

Cavs-Warriors Fatigue is Real

The 2016-17 NBA season has been a basketball nirvana for fans of top-flight performances. Through half the season there have been 45 triple doubles (46 if Russell Westbrook is playing while you read this), which equates to one triple double every day of the NBA calendar so far. On top of the triple double madness,…

Must See TV: 5 Games You Absolutely Have to Watch

With the NBA schedule released, it’s time to get excited for some of the most anticipated regular season matchups. This year’s schedule will certainly have it all, from the return of a hero turned villain, to hard fought battles among contenders.  I can’t wait for the season to start, so without further ado, here are…

The Cavs Very Ugly Game 6 History

For the fourth time in seven years, the Cleveland Cavaliers will play in a game 6 to save their season. Three straight times they have lost. They lost on the road in 2009 to Orlando in the Eastern Conference Finals as they had no answer for Dwight Howard. They lost the next year in Boston…