The Cleveland Cavaliers were without all-star point guard Kyrie Irving throughout the first 24 games of the 2015-16 campaign due to a left leg injury he suffered in game one of last season's NBA finals against the Golden State Warriors.
In Irving's absence, the Cavaliers the Cavaliers managed to sustain a 17-7
For over 60 years, the NBA was controlled by big men. Throughout the 1940's, center George Mikan was dominating the league, winning five NBA Championships. The 1960's ushered in the era of centers Bill Russell and Wilt Chamberlain.
Russell won eleven NBA Championships in a thirteen year span (including eight in
When it was announced earlier this year that power forward Kevin Love and small forward LeBron James would be packing their bags to join forces with point guard Kyrie Irving and the Cleveland Cavaliers, the basketball world went into an utter frenzy with high hopes and expectations for the future
It's been two weeks since my last Fast Break column. There's plenty of more topics to discuss. Toronto and Memphis are good while Oklahoma and the LA Lakers are bad. This should be a fun season. Any comments/suggestions, leave them below. I would love to hear what you would like
The Cleveland Cavaliers are off to a start nobody would have ever imagined. After signing LeBron James, and trading for Kevin Love, many thought the Cavaliers were the team to beat in the NBA. Quite frankly, it doesn't seem too difficult to beat the team to beat.
After the first four
Can there really be a perfect point guard in the NBA? Recent history has proven the point guard can't been the best player on a championship team. Looking at the Heat, they had LeBron James to take them to the finals.
Although the Thunder didn't win, Kevin Durant was a big
Last season the Eastern conference was by far the weaker of the two conferences in the NBA. The same could be said this year, but teams are certainly improving.
Teams like Toronto, Charlotte, and even Washington have had good off-seasons, but do any of them have a chance to win the
The off-season Cleveland has had this year is one of the greatest the city of Cleveland has witnessed. They started out with signing Kyrie Irving to a 5 year $90 million contract extension, this extension will keep him in a wine-and-gold uniform up until 2020.
After the signing of Irving they
After months of rumors, speculation, and a peculiar loophole that proclaimed a deal would happen weeks before it could technically be taken pen-to-paper, Tuesday's press conference in Ohio made it official:
All-Star forward Kevin Love is now a Cleveland Cavalier.
It was a domino that was set to fall ever since LeBron