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It seems like Nick Gilbert brings a lot of luck to the NBA Draft Lottery for the Cleveland Cavaliers. For the second time in three seasons as the franchise's lottery representative, the teenage son of Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert has brought home the top…Upvote Share Tweet
A View From Studio 3: Kipnis on verge of stardomMLB.com May 21, 2013The first-place Indians are a blast to watch these days, and part of the reason for that is second baseman Jason Kipnis, who may be on the verge of becoming a legitimate star.Upvote Share Tweet
2013 NBA Draft ordernba.com May 21, 2013For the second time in the last three seasons, the Cleveland Cavaliers won the NBA Draft lottery.Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com May 21, 2013Ten years after winning the right to draft LeBron James, the Cavs finished atop the draft lottery yet again. They weren't the only team with reason to smile, says Rob Mahoney.Upvote Share TweetNick Swisher is the new father of a baby girl, and Cleveland placed him on the paternity leave list before Tuesday's game against Detroit. The Indians recalled infielder Cord Phelps from Triple-A Columbus to replace Swisher on the roster.Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com May 21, 2013LOS ANGELES -- The Clippers won a franchise-record 56 games this season, captured their first Pacific Division title and made history by sweeping the Lakers. In a normal Clippers summer, they'd have feted head coach Vinny Del Negro with a lucrative cont…Upvote Share Tweet
Cleveland Browns P.M. links: Davone Bess has ideal slot receiver skills; John Greco's potential overlooked?cleveland.com May 21, 2013Bess had several solid seasons with the Dolphins. Left guard Greco will likely have to compete for the starting job with Jason Pinkston, whom he replaced last season after Pinkston was sidelined by illness. More Browns story links.Upvote Share TweetYet another former Eagle has landed in Cleveland. On Tuesday, the Browns announced they were awarded rookie running back Miguel Maysonet on waivers from Philadelphia. In something of a surprise move, the Eagles let go of Maysonet after giving him a heal…Upvote Share Tweet
5 NBA Players Who Made “The Leap” This Seasondimemag.com May 21, 2013Words. Sean Sweeney, Andrew Greif Every NBA season brings fresh blood and improved players, but only a select few make “The Leap.” It’s the moment we all dream about as kids — when you go from being just another name to the main attraction. This sUpvote Share TweetAKRON, Ohio -- Cleveland Browns offensive coordinator Norv Turner told the audience at the Akron Browns Backers Banquet that “Cleveland has been outstanding” since he joined the team in January.Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com May 21, 2013The Browns announced the signing of rookie safety Jamoris Slaughter, their sixth-round pick, on Tuesday. A 19-game starter at Notre Dame, Slaughter (6-0, 195) missed most of the 2012 campaign after tearing his Achilles tendon. If healthy, he could have …Upvote Share Tweet
Browns make roster movesThe Cleveland Browns announced several roster moves on Tuesday afternoon.Upvote Share Tweet
With more polish, Tribe's Bauer could thriveMLB.com May 21, 2013Indians right-hander Trevor Bauer's baseball history is a fascinating story of outstanding pitching highlights, unconventional training techniques, personal conviction, endless commentary and differing opinions.Upvote Share Tweet
The B-List: 5/20: Long ago, in a galaxy far, far away, a boy with a…theclevelandfan.com May 21, 2013Long ago, in a galaxy far, far away, a boy with a lightning scar met up with a duck from outer space and went to look for the missing idol with his best friend, who was a vampire with golden eyes who could not act, and they unleashed a box of snakes on …Upvote Share TweetThe Browns signed sixth-round safety Jamoris Slaughter to a four-year deal, waived third-year safety Eric Hagg and tinkered with the bottom of the roster.Upvote Share Tweet
Jackson humbled by 'Good Guy Award'AKRON, Ohio -- Cleveland Browns linebacker D’Qwell Jackson received the 2012 Dino Lucarelli Good Guy Award at the 34th annual Akron Browns Backers Banquet at Tangier Restaurant Monday.Upvote Share Tweet
Talk Tribe, Browns and Cavs with Terry Pluto today at nooncleveland.com May 21, 2013Get your questions ready and join Terry Pluto today at noon as he talks Cleveland sports.Upvote Share Tweet
Browns recognized for work in communityThe Cleveland Browns were honored by the Domestic Violence and Child Advocacy Center at the organization’s annual Sweet Dreams Gala on Saturday.Upvote Share Tweet
Morning Rundown: Even Their Backups Are Good!theclevelandfan.com May 21, 2013Unbelievable? Indescribable? Incredible? Use words of awe, amazement, disbelief. There is this weird twist of joy, hope, and trepidation with this team right now. We are joyful for what's happening on the field. We hold around the hope that this is for …Upvote Share Tweet
Scherzer Strikes Out Seven In Tigers' WinMay 21Max Scherzer improves to 6-0 in the Tigers' 5-1 win over the Indians.
Noel Excited By Possibility Of Playing With Irving, CavaliersMay 21Projected No. 1 overall pick Nerlens Noel talks with Andy Katz about how would fit into the Cavaliers' lineup and his timetable for recovering from his ACL surgery.
Cavaliers Likely To Select Noel With No. 1 PickMay 21Andy Katz thinks it would be a wise move for the Cavaliers to select Nerlens Noel with the No. 1 overall pick in the NBA draft regardless of whether he will play next season or not due to his ACL injury.
Cavs Win NBA Draft LotteryMay 21The Cleveland Cavaliers win the number one overall pick in the 2013 NBA draft.
NBA Playoffs 2013: Despite loss, Memphis Grizzlies find their game in loss…May 21Despite a second straight loss, the Grizzlies rediscovered part of their game, J.A. Adande writes.
Don Banks: Teams not buying 'Easter Bunny' excuse for moving NFL Draft to …May 21BOSTON -- Even if you happen to believe in the Easter Bunny theory, or that the NFL had to move next year's draft to May solely because of a scheduling conflict with a Radio City Music Hall "Spring Spectacular'' show, there's more than a reasonable…
Daily Dime: Spurs win Game 2May 21Daily Dime
Clayton: NFL should be careful with calendarMay 21The NFL's offseason calendar works just fine, so there's no reason to tear it up, writes John Clayton.