David Griffin To The Hawks Is Crazy But….

In the reshuffling of the Hawks front office, moving Wes Wilcox somewhere else, the Hawks have identified Cavaliers GM David Griffin as a prime target. Skeptics have two questions: why would David Griffin leave a team with LeBron James on it? And what has David Griffin done to earn the opportunity to build a team…

The Number 7 and LeBron James

Now that the playoffs are here, it’s all about LeBron James… What has to happen for LeBron James to finish this off and get to the Finals for the 7th straight time? C.J. Hampshire: The usual. It’s nothing new for LeBron. He found out in 2015 he can’t do it alone. So he and [his…

LeBron Isn’t In A Making Friends Mood

LeBron James isn’t happy with the way things are going in 2017 and calling out everyone including the GM was predictable as James frustration at losing to the Pelicans had him foaming at the mouth, as it should. The Pelicans aren’t even in the playoff hunt in the West, they have a losing record, they…

The Top 10 Stories of 2016

1. History Anyone?: The Cleveland Cavaliers, down 3-1 in the NBA Finals, on the brink of elimination and sending LeBron James to his fifth NBA Finals loss, got a break when Draymond Green was suspended in Game 5. The Cavs soared in a must win game behind 82 points courtesy of Kryie Irving and LeBron…

Greg Oden is No Anthony Bennett

Greg Oden recently declared he was the “biggest bust” in NBA history. Yes, perhaps, if you forget there was such a person as Anthony Bennett. In 2013, the Cleveland Cavaliers had the number one pick in the NBA Draft. They chose Anthony Bennett. To say that Bennett shouldn’t have been a number one pick on…

All Eyes On Me

He has been here before. But not like this. He has played in a Game 7 before. But not with such a large burden upon his shoulders. He has been dominant in the Finals before. But not dominant like this; he may win the MVP even if he loses. His legacy has been debated before,…

Kyrie Irving Under the Microscope

Before the NBA Finals began, the majority of experts picked the Warriors to beat Cleveland in a rematch of last year’s Finals. But here was the gray area. A great series from point guard Kyrie Irving could change the narrative. Irving doesn’t have it easy on the defensive end. Not only is there MVP Steph…

When LeBron Can’t (or Won’t) Save the Cavs

The Cleveland Cavaliers have hit rock bottom. All of their good playoff works against above average but not great Eastern Conference teams, in retrospect, was a slaughter of the innocent. It created an illusion that now has holes. So far, in the NBA Finals, the Cavs are out of their league. They don’t have the…