Last week, Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr appeared on The TK Show, a podcast hosted by sportswriter Tim Kawakami of The Mercury News. The heavily favored Warriors had just lost to the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 7 of the NBA Finals, and Kerr went through a painful, protracted dissection of what went wrong. Show More Summary
Last week Kylie Irving’s team, the Cleveland Cavaliers (maybe you’ve heard of them?), won their first NBA championship, the city’s first title in more than 50 years. Teammate LeBron James garnered most of the credit and coverage after the team’s astounding bounce-back to win the series after being down 3-1. But Irving, 24, was a […]
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Golden State Warriors star Draymond Green is gearing up for the Summer Olympics with Team USA but can still feel the sting from his team's Game 7 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA Finals. On Monday, Green spoke about GoldenShow More Summary
Just witnessed a guy fall from top floor inside Oracle arena. Blood everywhere. People hysterical. Pray he’s okay/alive — Dave Lomas (@davidlomas) June 20, 2016 After the Cleveland Cavaliers defeated the Golden State Warriors in Game 7 of the NBA Finals over a week ago, violence ensued in the stands between rival fans. A […]
Cleveland Cavaliers big man Tristan Thompson will reportedly suit up for Team Canada as it pursues a bid in the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. Chris Haynes of Cleveland.com first reported the news on Monday, indicating Canada still has to win one of the three Olympic qualifying tournaments to secure a spot in the Summer Games. Show More Summary
Former NBA and Cleveland Cavaliers guard Delonte West has had a rough time since exiting the league. He’s been photo’d shoeless outside of a Jack-in-the-box in Houston, video’d randomly dancing and yelling at kids, and now on Sunday, someone snapped a pic of him apparently homeless and begging for money in Maryland. Let’s Pray […]
This video comes to us from reader Bruce, a Cleveland Cavaliers fan who was very excited to see his team win Game 7 of the NBA Finals. Bruce, in a state of bliss, did a lot of jumping and yelling after the final buzzer, and that is sometimes a dangerous thing to do when only wearing flip flops. Read more...
Every group of friends has that one guy who always seems to end up shirtless at every party. On the Cleveland Cavaliers, that guy is J.R. Smith. When the Cavaliers won their first ever NBA Championship last week, Smith managed to keep his shirt on for his moving post-game press conference. But he did not […]
In case you had forgotten, the NBA news cycle takes a while to settle down after the Finals. The annual draft brought plenty of excitement Thursday, just four days after the Cleveland Cavaliers secured the title, and now the upcoming...Show More Summary
Andy Zaltzman is joined by comedian Carl Donnelly and the Guardian’s John Ashdown to look back on the US Open and the Cleveland Cavaliers winning the NBA Finals. Plus, the rise of MMA, a preview of Anthony Joshua’s upcoming bout with...Show More Summary
Cleveland Cavaliers general manager David Griffin offered a brief look at the team's plans for the summer on ESPN's NBA Lockdown podcast on Sunday. "We intend to keep this group together and see what we're capable of," he said (via ESPN.com's...Show More Summary
Welcoming championship sports teams to the White House has been one of Mr. Obama’s favorite tasks. It might have even challenged the pleasures of Air Force One — if every winner had come from Chicago.
Welp Lakers fans. All the cap space in the world still won’t make top free agents sign there. It’s pretty much a forgone conclusion that LeBron James will re-sign with the Cleveland Cavaliers, so this summer in free agency belongs to Oklahoma City Thunder’s superstar Kevin Durant. As of right now, Durant has six teams […]
Less than one week after the Cleveland Cavaliers pulled off a stunning upset of the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals, Kyrie Irving has reportedly accepted an invitation from USA Basketball to compete in the Summer Olympics. ESPN.com's...Show More Summary
Golden State forward Harrison Barnes struggled mightily as the NBA Finals wound down, shooting a combined 5 for 32 over the final three games as the Cleveland Cavaliers erased a 3-1 series deficit and won the series in seven games. Even so: Golden State Warriors forward Harrison Barnes has made the Team USA roster for […]
Steve Kerr has other things on his mind besides the Golden State Warriors’ NBA Finals collapse against the Cleveland Cavaliers. Speaking this week on a podcast hosted by San Jose Mercury News sports columnist Tim Kawakami, Kerr made an impassioned plea for gun control. USA Today has the transcript: “When 90 percent of our country […]
A compilation of the best images from the past seven days. In this edition of NBA photos, see how the Cleveland Cavaliers celebrated their first ever NBA Championship, as well as The post NBA Photos of the Week appeared first on SLAMonline.
The NBA season ended last Sunday, with the Cleveland Cavaliers dramatically besting the Golden State Warriors. That gave NBA fans four full days to relax before the cycle started again. The NBA draft, the unofficial beginning of the new season, took place Thursday night in Barclays Center. Much like a ... More »
It seems that after the Cleveland Cavaliers won the NBA championship, it's been hard for J.R. Smith to put a shirt on. Let us remind you that it's been almost a week that Smith has gone shirtless. Teammates Kyrie Irving and Iman Shumpert have also caught on this shirtless trend. Maybe a call from...