Mike Brown and Lebron James were named the Eastern Conference Coach and Player of the Month, respectively. This is the first time Mike Brown earned the award. Mike Fratello was the last Cavs head coach to receive the award. The other winners were: – Fratello in December 1994. – Lenny Wilkens on three occasions (February […]
Â The Cavaliers without LeBron James, Andy and Sasha could not muster enough scoring power to overcome a 17 point deficit at the start of the fourth quarter, losing to the Seattle Sonic 101-95.Â Larry Hughes led the Cavs with 28 points. NBA BoxScore Local Media Reaction Â LeBron sits out, so does the offense […]
Brian Windhorst from the Akron Beacon Journal tells us that despite dealing with a stiff ankle, LeBron James was in an upbeat mood as the Cavaliers returned home from their week-long West Coast trip after a loss to the Seattle SuperSonics. The ankle, which James sprained Wednesday night in a victory in Portland, doesn’t figure […]
According to Branson Wright from the Plain Dealer, Varejao will be out until after the All-Star break.Â “The doctors said it was a pretty bad ankle sprain,” said Varejao.Â “They’re not exactly sure how long it’s going to take because there’s still swelling.Â They’ll have a better idea once the swelling goes down.”Â The doctors […]
X-rays taken at the Staples Center were negative and MRI showed no additional injury beyond the sprain. However, the Cleveland Cavaliers sent Varejao back to Cleveland to undergo further tests at the Cleveland Clinics. Varejao injured his ankle during the third quarter when he accidentally stepped on the foot of Lakers guard Sasha Vujacic.
The Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Los Angeles Lakers 98 to 95 at the Staples Center.Â LeBron had two clutch free throws to go along with his 41 points.Â Larry Hughes added 16 points on 7 of 13 shooting. NBA Boxscore Local Media Reaction Cavs storm to victory LeBron, Larry, Cavs give Lakers no shot National […]
Cleveland Cavaliers forward/center Anderson Varejao left Sunday’s contest versus the Los Angeles Lakers with an ankle injury.Varejao stepped on Lakers’ Sasha Vujacic’s foot and rolled his left ankle with 3:12 left in the third quarter. He was in obvious pain as he layed on theÂ floor holding his ankle near the Cavs’ foul line for several […]
The Suns made one more play that cooled off the Cavaliers. That play came from the only shot Shawn Marion made all night. That shot was the one they absolutely had to have. It was a baseline floater with 1.1 seconds left. After calling a timeout, Cleveland had trouble getting the ball inbounds before Damon […]