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New uniforms, new court, the NBA’s best player returning to his hometown to play in a nationally televised home debut while a coterie of all-stars surround him. Check, check, check and check. Still, the Knicks played spoiler last night, 95-90 on TNT, wh…Upvote Share Tweet
cleveland.com 1 hour agoTampa Bay Buccaneers running back Bobby Rainey gets a crack at his former team.Upvote Share Tweet
Browns receiver Josh Gordon pleads guilty to speeding chargecleveland.com 2 hours agoCleveland Browns receiver Josh Gordon had his attorney plead guilty to a speeding charge in Berea Municipal Court.Upvote Share Tweet
Insider trading: The story of how the Cleveland Browns found defensive back K'Waun Williamscleveland.com 3 hours agoAssistant coach Jeff Hafley, recruited Williams at Pitt when no one else was willing to give him a scholarship and recommended the Browns offer him a tryout.Upvote Share TweetSome football players are easier to motivate than others. And the Browns are using props to help keep their defensive players on edge, playing on the team’s Dawg Pound heritage. According to Dan Labbe of the Cleveland Plain Dealer, defensive coordinator…Upvote Share Tweet
Readers wonder about Cleveland Browns QBs, past and present -- Bud Shaw's You Said Itcleveland.com 6 hours agoEx-Cleveland Browns quarterbacks and LeBron James dominate the conversation in Bud Shaw's You Said It.Upvote Share TweetThe Cavs fell flat in their opener after months of hype. But LeBron and Co. were glad to just get it over with, writes Brian Windhorst.Upvote Share Tweet
Irving: Miscommunication with Blatt part of lossESPN.com 10 hours agoLeBron James called some of his miscues "careless," shouldering his responsibility for Thursday's loss, but there were others in the Cavs' locker room who also spoke up about their part in the defeat.Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com 13 hours agoOn second thought, maybe LeBron James should've just called it "a regular-sized sporting event." With the eyes of the world on Quicken Loans Arena for the first regular-season game of James' second stint in Cleveland — not to mention the Cavs'…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com 13 hours agoLeBron James struggled from the start in his first game with Cleveland in four years, and the New York Knicks ruined the megastar's emotional homecoming with a 95-90 victory over the Cavaliers on Thursday night.Upvote Share Tweet
LeBron Mania hits Cleveland Browns as Johnny Manziel, Joe Haden, Donte Whitner and others gear up for the Kingcleveland.com 17 hours agoLeBron James mania hit Browns practice Thursday and several big-name players such as Johnny Manziel, Joe Haden and Donte Whitner caught up in the excitement. Mike Pettine says its great that the two teams have synergy, with James attending the Browns ga…Upvote Share Tweet
Could Tampa Bay's Cover 2 scheme help Browns' run game?ESPN.com 18 hours agoBEREA, Ohio -- Most every Football 101 Manual has the chapter: How to beat the Cover 2. In its most simplistic definition, it's a defense that places two safeties deep in the middle of the field, with a middle linebacker buzzing in front of them and cor…Upvote Share Tweet
Cleveland Cavaliers near extension with Anderson VarejaoESPN.com 19 hours agoThe Cleveland Cavaliers are nearing agreement on a contract extension with long-serving big man Anderson Varejao, according to league sources.Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com 21 hours ago"About an hour and a half before the opening tip Wednesday night at Madison Square Garden," wrote Scott Cacciola of the New York Times, New York Knicks head coach Derek Fisher proclaimed point guard Jose Calderon "'good to go' after missi…Upvote Share Tweetclevelandbrowns.com 22 hours agoCan Paul Kruger and the pass rush keep sacking quarterbacks?Upvote Share Tweet
Good dawgs: Browns vie for collar charmsESPN.com 22 hours agoBrowns defensive coaches have provided their players with spiked black dog collars, and each exceptional effort play garners a dog bone charm to attach to the collar.Upvote Share Tweet
LeBron on Cavs' season opener: 'This is probably one of the biggest sporting events [...] ever'yahoo.com 23 hours agoAll eyes will be on Quicken Loans Arena on Thursday evening when the Cleveland Cavaliers take on the New York Knicks in a nationally televised season-opening contest that marks the regular-season return of LeBron James to Cleveland after his decision to…Upvote Share Tweet
LeBron James, Cavs, Clevelanders Come Together In Chilling Nike Addimemag.com 23 hours agoIt’s almost that time. LeBron James’ homecoming will finally be complete in only a matter of hours. Just before The King takes the court in front of his Northeast Ohio brethren, Nike released this chill-inducing new ad that shows James, his teammates, a…Upvote Share Tweetnydailynews.com Oct 30 (yesterday)Phil Jackson is about to enter a new world Thursday, a place so unfamiliar to the Zen Master that Jackson might think he’s hallucinating or experiencing an LSD flashback.Upvote Share Tweet
Can Browns possibly keep both quarterbacks happy?ESPN.com Oct 30 (yesterday)BEREA, Ohio -- Mike Pettine is known as an honest assessor, which is why we know he’s honestly curious what Johnny Manziel can do for him on Sundays. Seems innocent enough. But he’s not talking about the starter. That’s Brian Hoyer. He’s 4-3. He’s also …Upvote Share Tweet
LeBron's First Bucket BackOct 30LeBron James makes his first basket in his return to Cleveland as he's fouled by the Knicks' Carmelo Anthony on the way up.
Acy Putback SlamOct 30New York Knicks forward Quincy Acy rebounds and dunks on the shoulders of Cavaliers center Anderson Varejao.
The Cavs ChallengeOct 30Tom Haberstroh goes inside the numbers to show where LeBron James, Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving and the Cavs need to be if they want to be true title contenders.
Browns Players Vie For Collar CharmsOct 30ESPN Browns reporter Jeremy Fowler discusses the team's new incentive for those on defense: a spiked black dog collar for players, who can earn and add charms for exceptional-effort plays.
The Race to SevenOct 31There are two premier games this weekend featuring four six-win teams. In the AFC, it’s 6-1 Denver at 6-2 New England, with superstars all over the field. In the NFL, it’s 6-1 Arizona at 6-2 Dallas, with emerging players like John Brown and Jeremy Mince…
Thunder's West path gets trickierOct 31Having no Durant and now likely no Westbrook will put Oklahoma City to the test
Kawhi Leonard of San Antonio Spurs might not receive extension by deadlineOct 31There is a strong likelihood that Friday's midnight deadline for contract extensions for first-round picks from the Class of 2011 will pass without a new deal for reigning NBA Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard, according to league sources.
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