Cleveland Sports News and Rumors
dimemag.com Updated 3 hours agoSince LeBron James left Cleveland after the nationally televised debacle known simply as “The Decision,” Cavs owner Dan Gilbert sent a letter to fans bathed in bitterness. Since that time, cooler heads have prevailed, and now the Cavs still think they c…Upvote Share Tweet
Tomlin Pitches Indians Past Brewers 4-2nytimes.com Updated 3 hours agoJosh Tomlin struck out five in four scoreless innings, helping the Cleveland Indians beat a Milwaukee Brewers split squad 4-2 on Sunday.Upvote Share Tweet
Jason Campbell could be available soonprofootballtalk.com Updated 3 hours agoA so-so veteran quarterback market could soon add another name. Jason Campbell, former starter in Washington and Oakland, has a $250,000 roster bonus due on the third day of the 2014 league year. To avoid paying it, the Browns would have to cut or trade…Upvote Share Tweet
GIF: J.R. Smith’s Dangerous Alley-Oop Off-The-Glass For Amar’e Stoudemiredimemag.com Updated 6 hours agoThe Knicks won their third straight in Cleveland on Saturday, 107-97, against a Cavs team they’re in direct competition with for a final Eastern Conference playoff berth. Despite the urgency they have to be feeling when they’re still four games back for…Upvote Share TweetSometimes the early phone calls in the legal tampering period matter, and sometimes they don’t. But if there was a surprise among the calls not made, it might be that the Browns didn’t check in with Bills safety Jairus Byrd yet. According to Mary Kay Ca…Upvote Share Tweet
These six free-agent receivers and tight ends could be on the radar for the Cleveland Brownscleveland.com Updated 11 hours agoSigning Sanders could strengthen Browns in the slot, while also weakening a division rival.Upvote Share TweetWe always thought of him as the gentle giant because at 7-3 he was bigger than just about everyone while also displaying a kindness that can often allude some of the monsters of the NBA’s paint. On Saturday night, the Cavs raised the No. 11 jersey for Z…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Updated 23 hours agoCarmelo Anthony shook off a horrid shooting start and scored 26 points, leading the New York Knicks to their third straight victory, 107-97 over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Saturday night.Upvote Share TweetCenter Alex Mack received the transition tag from the Browns. Was it the right move? Which free agents will the Browns pursue?Upvote Share Tweet
Brantley Has 4 Hits, Indians Tie Padres 4-4 in 10nytimes.com Updated Mar 8 (yesterday)Michael Brantley extended his strong start to the spring with four more hits, including two doubles, as the Cleveland Indians tied the San Diego Padres 4-4 in 10 innings Saturday.Upvote Share Tweetnba.com Updated Mar 8 (yesterday)? Jamal Crawford, the second-leading scorer for the Clippers, is set to return tonight when L.A. hosts the Hawks at Staples Center. Crawford missed the last three games with a strained left calf, though the Clippers didn't skip a beat in winning all thr…Upvote Share Tweet
Bill Parcells doles out advice to Browns owner Jimmy Haslam and Louisville QB Teddy Bridgewaternydailynews.com Updated Mar 8 (yesterday)Bill Parcells, inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame last August, is home in Jupiter, Fla., watching spring training baseball games, keeping up-to-date on all the football news and still having a big impact on the NFL.Upvote Share Tweet
Terry's Talkin' about Mike Pettine's love of speed impacting Browns' draft, Tribe's deep pitching, Cavs' Dion Waiterscleveland.com Updated Mar 8 (yesterday)Based on how Mike Pettine views football, don't be surprised if the Browns pass on a quarterback at No. 4.Upvote Share Tweet
Raburn rests sore knee after crashing into wallMLB.com Updated Mar 8 (yesterday)One day after crashing hard into the right-field wall at Cubs Park on Friday, Ryan Raburn was still experiencing some discomfort in his left knee. Indians manager Terry Francona planned on keeping the utility man out of Saturday's lineup anyway, but Rab…Upvote Share Tweet
These five free-agent halfbacks and quarterbacks could be Cleveland Browns' targetscleveland.com Updated Mar 8 (yesterday)Texans running back Ben Tate was linked to the Browns last season after the Trent Richardson trade.Upvote Share Tweet
Carmelo Leads Knicks Over CavaliersMar 8Carmelo Anthony scored 26 points to lead the Knicks to their third straight victory, 107-97 over the Cavaliers.
Jefferson Lifts Bobcats Past CavsMar 7Al Jefferson scored 28 points as the Bobcats defeated the Cavs 101-92 for their second straight win.
Best free-agent fits: DefenseMar 6Where would an ideal landing spot be for free agent safety Jairus Byrd and defensive ends Michael Bennett and Michael Johnson? "NFL Total Access" picks the team that best fits each player.
Davone Bess Released By BrownsMar 5Field Yates discusses wide receiver Davone Bess' short career with the Browns.
Joakim Noah leads way for Chicago Bulls against Miami HeatMar 9Led by an emotional Joakim Noah, the Bulls managed to beat the Heat in another regular-season game but know an NBA King isn't dethroned in March, Michael Wilbon writes.
Clayton's mailbag -- Cap increase will be pivotal in retaining 2010, 2011 …Mar 9Stars from the 2010 and 2011 draft classes are set to command big money after their rookie deals expire, leaving teams to debate how much of the extra 2014 salary cap to carry over to future seasons, writes John Clayton.
NBA - True or false: Free agency decisionsMar 6Our 5-on-5 crew answers the key questions about whether top free agents will opt in or out in 2014.
Don Banks: Raiders, Steelers among AFC front offices under pressure this o…Mar 6As my colleague Andrew Brandt has often pointed out, the NFL's long offseason is when a team's players and even coaches step to the background and the front office takes center stage, attempting to distinguish itself in the business of football. The mul…