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Home loyalty could push LeBron James to re-sign with Cleveland Cavaliers

CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James sprung to his feet and screamed along with thousands of delirious Cleveland fans. When Indians outfielder Rajai Davis connected off Chicago Cubs reliever Aroldis Chapman for a tying home run in the eighth inning of Game 7 of the 2016 World Series, James came unglued and reacted the way he might after a monstrous dunk or ...

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Cleveland sneaker shop a hallowed museum for rare LeBron James kicks

CLEVELAND – Joe Wisniewski has combined two of his passions to create one of the most hallowed sneaker collections the NBA has ever seen. The 22-year-old is the store manager of The Restock Cleveland, a popular consignment sneaker shop owned by NFL cornerback Joe Haden, located just steps from Quicken Loans Arena. Wisniewski started following LeBron James’ career when he ...

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Cleveland Cavaliers determined to bounce back from crushing Game 1 loss

OAKLAND, Calif. — All the chatter is that underdog Cleveland could be completely deflated from the way it flopped in Game 1 of the NBA Finals. Determined and as motivated as ever might be more appropriate and fitting whenever LeBron James is in the mix. “It’s one of the toughest losses I’ve had in my career,” James acknowledged Saturday, “because of ...

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Cleveland Cavaliers guard J.R. Smith eager to atone for Game 1 gaffe

OAKLAND, Calif. — Two days later, there is still no clarity on what J.R. Smith knew when he grabbed that offensive rebound in the final seconds of regulation of Game 1 of the NBA Finals. Not even in Smith’s own mind. “I can’t say I was sure of anything at that point,” Smith said. All he and the Cleveland Cavaliers ...

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Cleveland Cavaliers center Tristan Thompson fined $25,000 for Game 1 altercation; foul downgraded to Flagrant 1

NEW YORK — Cleveland Cavaliers center Tristan Thompson has been fined $ 25,000 for failing to leave the court in a timely manner following his ejection and for shoving the basketball in the face of Golden State Warriors forward/center Draymond Green, it was announced Friday night by Kiki VanDeWeghe, Executive Vice President, Basketball Operations. The incident occurred with 2.6 seconds ...

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