Larry Nance Jr. will not play in season opener; JR Smith also out

LARRY NANCE JR. WILL NOT PLAY IN SEASON OPENER; JR SMITH ALSO OUT

Larry Nance Jr. will be held out because of a sprained ankle while JR Smith will miss the game with right elbow soreness.

Cleveland Cavaliers can't ease into season, getting 'good tests' early with Toronto and Minnesota

CLEVELAND CAVALIERS CAN'T EASE INTO SEASON, GETTING 'GOOD TESTS' EARLY WITH TORONTO AND MINNESOTA

Welcome to the 2018-19 season, one featuring new challenges, new tests and new faces. There's no LeBron to mask weaknesses and bring...

 
 
 
Why are Cleveland Cavaliers against tanking? Because of Collin Sexton, Cedi Osman, Larry Nance Jr. and.Kyrie Irving

WHY ARE CLEVELAND CAVALIERS AGAINST TANKING? BECAUSE OF COLLIN SEXTON, CEDI OSMAN, LARRY NANCE JR. AND.KYRIE IRVING

But this playoff battle cry is about so much more than research projects and ancillary perks. It's about Cleveland's promising young...

Cleveland Cavaliers at Toronto Raptors, season opener: Preview and listings

CLEVELAND CAVALIERS AT TORONTO RAPTORS, SEASON OPENER: PREVIEW AND LISTINGS

The Cleveland Cavaliers will open the 2018-19 regular season against the Toronto Raptors on Wednesday night - a rematch of the Eastern...

 
 
 
Inside Larry Nance's contract extension with Cleveland Cavaliers - Terry Pluto

INSIDE LARRY NANCE'S CONTRACT EXTENSION WITH CLEVELAND CAVALIERS - TERRY PLUTO

It went right to the deadline, but the Cleveland Cavaliers and Larry Nance Jr. both got what they wanted.

Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Toronto Raptors, without LeBron but cupboard is not empty: Crowquill

CLEVELAND CAVALIERS VS. TORONTO RAPTORS, WITHOUT LEBRON BUT CUPBOARD IS NOT EMPTY: CROWQUILL

Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Toronto Raptors without LeBron but cupboard is not empty

 
 
 
NBA 2018-19: Highlights from Tuesday, Oct. 16

NBA 2018-19: HIGHLIGHTS FROM TUESDAY, OCT. 16

The Boston Celtics defeated the Philadelphia 76ers on Tuesday night, Oct. 16, in the opener of the NBA 2018-19 season.

JR Smith undergoes MRI on right elbow; doubtful for season opener

JR SMITH UNDERGOES MRI ON RIGHT ELBOW; DOUBTFUL FOR SEASON OPENER

Smith, who missed practice Tuesday afternoon - the final one before the team leaves for Toronto - was diagnosed with elbow soreness....

 
 
 
Cleveland Cavaliers GM Koby Altman: 'We feel strongly that Larry Nance Jr. can be a special player for a long time'

CLEVELAND CAVALIERS GM KOBY ALTMAN: 'WE FEEL STRONGLY THAT LARRY NANCE JR. CAN BE A SPECIAL PLAYER FOR A LONG TIME'

The two sides agreed to a four-year contract extension worth $44.8 million shortly before the 6 p.m. deadline on Monday night.

Cleveland Cavaliers, Larry Nance Jr. agree to four-year contract extension

CLEVELAND CAVALIERS, LARRY NANCE JR. AGREE TO FOUR-YEAR CONTRACT EXTENSION

According to a league source, it's a four-year deal worth $44.8 million.

 
 
 
Can Cleveland Cavaliers defy the odds and make the playoffs? Chris Fedor

CAN CLEVELAND CAVALIERS DEFY THE ODDS AND MAKE THE PLAYOFFS? CHRIS FEDOR

That's been the story. Lose LeBron, miss out on the playoffs.

Can anyone dethrone Warriors? Will LeBron James' Finals streak end? Chris Fedor's 2018-19 NBA season predictions

CAN ANYONE DETHRONE WARRIORS? WILL LEBRON JAMES' FINALS STREAK END? CHRIS FEDOR'S 2018-19 NBA SEASON PREDICTIONS

Oh, Golden State will be there. But the Cavs won't be. Their title hopes left when LeBron James announced his decision to join the...

 
 
 
Larry Nance Jr. misses practice Monday; Tyronn Lue unsure of Nance's status for opener

LARRY NANCE JR. MISSES PRACTICE MONDAY; TYRONN LUE UNSURE OF NANCE'S STATUS FOR OPENER

Head coach Tyronn Lue said he was unsure whether Nance would be able to play.

Cleveland Cavaliers waive four players, including Isaiah Taylor, as roster trimmed to 14

CLEVELAND CAVALIERS WAIVE FOUR PLAYERS, INCLUDING ISAIAH TAYLOR, AS ROSTER TRIMMED TO 14

The Cavs waived Bonzie Colson, Kobi Simmons and Emanuel Terry.

 
 
 
Cleveland Cavaliers::  LeBron James, Tyronn Lue & pressure - Terry Pluto

CLEVELAND CAVALIERS:: LEBRON JAMES, TYRONN LUE & PRESSURE - TERRY PLUTO

Now that LeBron James has left the Cavaliers, so has a lot of the pressure on players and Coach Tyronn Lue. But how will they handle...

Tristan Thompson on Cavaliers' expectations: 'We're a playoff team'

TRISTAN THOMPSON ON CAVALIERS' EXPECTATIONS: 'WE'RE A PLAYOFF TEAM'

It's the second time in the last few weeks that Thompson has made an audacious declaration.

 
 
 
Cleveland Cavaliers' thin frontcourt pounded by Blake Griffin in 129-110 loss to Detroit: Chris Fedor's instant analysis

CLEVELAND CAVALIERS' THIN FRONTCOURT POUNDED BY BLAKE GRIFFIN IN 129-110 LOSS TO DETROIT: CHRIS FEDOR'S INSTANT ANALYSIS

Blake Griffin - who scored 29 points on 11-of-17 from the field and 3-of-4 from 3-point range in 26 stellar first-half minutes - also...

Cleveland Cavaliers' Isaiah Taylor could miss a month with stress fracture; roster spot uncertain

CLEVELAND CAVALIERS' ISAIAH TAYLOR COULD MISS A MONTH WITH STRESS FRACTURE; ROSTER SPOT UNCERTAIN

Taylor said the injury likely occurred at some point during the summer and he played at "probably 50 or 60 percent" during training...

 
 
 
George Hill looking to be Collin Sexton's very own Tony Parker

GEORGE HILL LOOKING TO BE COLLIN SEXTON'S VERY OWN TONY PARKER

That plucky point guard, eager to stand out in his first training camp, used to be Hill.

Cleveland Cavaliers' game plan sans LeBron James: Crowquill

CLEVELAND CAVALIERS' GAME PLAN SANS LEBRON JAMES: CROWQUILL

Cleveland Cavaliers' game plan to make playoffs sans LeBron James who took talents to Los Angeles

 
 
 



Jaguars owner Shad Khan drops bid to purchase Wembley Stadium

Jaguars owner Shad Khan drops bid to purchase Wembley Stadium

Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shad Khan has withdrawn his efforts toward purchasing Wembley Stadium in London. Read more ...

Bills to start Derek Anderson over Nathan Peterman with Josh Allen out

Bills to start Derek Anderson over Nathan Peterman with Josh Allen out

Derek Anderson only joined the Buffalo Bills a week ago, and now the veteran will step in as starter on Sunday. Read more ...

Week 7 fantasy football studs, duds and sleepers

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Cheerleader turned defensive back hopes to play college football

Cheerleader turned defensive back hopes to play college football

Hope Nelson is a freshman student football coach for Franklin College and her goal is to play defensive back next season as a sophomore. Read more ...

NLCS tied: Bellinger lifts Dodgers over Brewers 2-1 in 13

NLCS tied: Bellinger lifts Dodgers over Brewers 2-1 in 13

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Top add/drops for Week 7 of the fantasy football season

Top add/drops for Week 7 of the fantasy football season

UPI's free agent adds and drops for Week 7 of the 2018 fantasy football season. Read more ...

MLB postseason 2018: Christian Yelich calls Manny Machado 'dirty player'...

MLB postseason 2018: Christian Yelich calls Manny Machado 'dirty player' after Game 4

Yelich had some choice words for Machado after he appeared to kick Brewers' Jesus Aguilar's right foot while running out a ground ball. Read more ...

Senators top pick Brady Tkachuk out a month with torn ligament in leg

Senators top pick Brady Tkachuk out a month with torn ligament in leg

Tkachuk has been productive through the first four games of his rookie season, logging three goals and three assists. Read more ...

Colin Cowherd defends Manny Machado for the kicking incident in NLCS Game 4

Colin Cowherd defends Manny Machado for the kicking incident in NLCS Game 4

Colin Cowherd discusses MLB on today's show. Hear why he thinks Los Angeles Dodgers' Manny Machado did nothing wrong after benches cleared in Game 4 of the NLCS. Read more ...

Liverpool announce Mane has undergone hand surgery

Liverpool announce Mane has undergone hand surgery

The forward suffered the injury while on international duty and will now be monitored ahead of this weekend's game at Huddersfield Town Read more ...