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Cleveland Cavaliers' Kevin Love leaves game with busted tooth, concussion-like symptoms

Kevin Love took an inadvertent elbow to the face and is said to be experiencing concussion-like symptoms following the Cleveland Cavaliers’ 98-79 loss to the Miami Heat. Love tried to take a charge on Heat center Jordan Mickey, who knocked loose one of Love’s front teeth. After laying on the court for a minute, Love walked to the locker room and missed the rest ...

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Cleveland Cavaliers' Kyle Korver to miss Wednesday's game after death of brother

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cavaliers forward Kyle Korver has been excused from the team to be with family following the death of a younger brother. The team issued a statement late Tuesday night saying Korver’s brother, Kirk, died earlier in the day. “We extend our deepest condolences and heartfelt best to Kyle and his entire family as they go through this very ...

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Blogtable: Thoughts on Larry Nance Jr. in Cleveland Cavaliers' starting lineup?

* * * The Cleveland Cavaliers are ____________ with Larry Nance Jr. starting at center instead of Tristan Thompson? * * * Steve Aschburner:  Bouncier. Cleveland needed a major facelift at the trade deadline and got it, and the Cavaliers and their fans were delighted. Then some harsh reality set in after the All-Star break (mostly defensively) and the new toys ...

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Cleveland Cavaliers center Tristan Thompson out with right ankle sprain

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cavaliers are getting smaller. Cleveland lost another big man on Sunday as the team said starting center Tristan Thompson sustained a sprained right ankle during Saturday’s loss and is expected to miss “multiple games.” Thompson’s loss is another blow to the defending Eastern Conference champions, who are struggling without All-Star forward Kevin Love (broken hand) and ...

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Soup opera: Cleveland Cavaliers' J.R. Smith mum on kind of soup thrown at coach

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — J.R. Smith’s return from suspension was, ahem, soup-er. For one half. Smith scored all 19 of his points in the second half Saturday, but the struggling Cavaliers couldn’t stop Denver’s long-range shooting attack in a 126-117 loss to the Nuggets. Much like his season, Smith’s comeback after he was benched by Cleveland f… NBA.com: News

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Cleveland Cavaliers may get Kevin Love back sooner than expected

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP)  — As the Cavaliers experience growing pains with four new players, relief might be ahead: Kevin Love. The All-Star forward, sidelined since Jan. 29 with a broken left hand, said Friday he could return sooner than expected. The initial timetable was for him to be out two months. “If I can get back before eight weeks, great,” ...

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Cleveland Cavaliers' J.R. Smith suspended one game for detrimental conduct

CLEVELAND (AP)  — Cavaliers guard J.R. Smith has been suspended one game by the team for detrimental conduct. The team gave no further specifics about the punishment. Smith will serve the penalty on Thursday night as the Cavs host the Philadelphia 76ers. Smith has started 56 games, averaging 8.3 points and is shooting 36 percent on 3-pointers. The 14-year veteran ...

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