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nba.com Updated May 29, 2013This is the same new beginning for the Cavaliers, even with the coaching change to Mike Brown, which, come to think of it, isn't such a new thing in Cleveland. It's still trying to get back to the playoffs in their post-LeBron James world, still trying …Upvote Share TweetTwo employees of the truck stop chain owned by the family of Tennessee's governor and the owner of the Cleveland Browns pleaded guilty Wednesday to scamming the company's customers out of rebates, a practice well-known among both sales staff and executi…Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Updated May 29, 2013One day after claiming ex-Browns passer Thaddeus Lewis on waivers, the Lions waived undrafted rookie quarterback Alex Carder, who played collegiately at Western Michigan. The roster move was disclosed in the NFL’s Wednesday transactions. The departure oUpvote Share Tweet
Trevor Bauer’s latest rap song says the Indians have their ‘eyes on the pennant’yahoo.com Updated May 29, 2013Trevor Bauer, the Cleveland Indians pitcher/novice rapper, has released a new song and the good news is there's no question whether this one is about his teammates. It is. But in a good way. Bauer, you might recall, was at the center of a preseason cont…Upvote Share TweetJimmy Haslam welcomed Jim Brown back as Cleveland Browns special adviser Wednesday. See a Gus Chan photo gallery....Upvote Share Tweet
NBA Trade Rumors: DeMarcus Cousins Linked to Cavaliers, Mavericks and Bobcatsdimemag.com Updated May 29, 2013When I watched the NBA Draft Lottery earlier this month, I kind of laughed when I saw the Cavaliers contingent go nuts celebrating when they won win the No. 1 pick in this summer’s draft. I mean, I get why they were fired up — having the No. 1 overallUpvote Share Tweet
Bud Shaw on what Jim Brown means for the Cleveland Browns (video)cleveland.com Updated May 29, 2013The Plain Dealer's Bud Shaw joins CineSport's Noah Coslov to discuss the significance of Pro Football Hall of Famer Jim Brown returning to the Browns organization as a special advisor.Upvote Share Tweet
Comparing Josh Gordon to Vincent Jackson, Tribe's woes and trading for LaMarcus Aldridge: Blog Roundupcleveland.com Updated May 29, 2013Here are what blogs from Cleveland and around the country are saying about the Browns, Cavaliers and Indians. Featured today are Buckeye State Sports, Red Right 88 and King James Gospel.Upvote Share Tweet
What could Cavaliers, Magic, Mavs do?CNNSI.com Updated May 29, 2013SI.com's Chris Mannix says who will go first in the NBA Draft and predicts picks for Cleveland, Orlando and Dallas.Upvote Share Tweet
Turner brings hope, big plays to BrownsThe Cleveland Browns gave $35 million in guaranteed money to linebacker Paul Kruger and defensive lineman Desmond Bryant in free agency. The team used its top two draft picks on defense, including the No. 6 overall one on pass-rusher Barkevious Mingo. W…Upvote Share Tweet
Wake-up call: Ravens better than last year?All four AFC North teams are on the field today for more voluntary practices. The Cleveland Browns will hold their mandatory minicamp next week, and the rest of the division teams will do so in the second week of June. Now that your calendar is set, her…Upvote Share Tweet
Browns take in U.S.A. soccer practiceclevelandbrowns.com Updated May 29, 2013Members of the Cleveland Browns spent Tuesday evening watching the U.S. men’s national soccer team practice for Wednesday’s friendly against Belgium.Upvote Share Tweet
Teams hope to move on after Aroldis' wild pitchesMLB.com Updated May 29, 2013A high-and-tight 100-mph fastball from Reds closer Aroldis Chapman that buzzed the head of Indians first baseman Nick Swisher created a late subplot to Monday's game. Reds manager Dusty Baker had no intention of letting the storyline spill over into Tue…Upvote Share Tweet
Giambi's Homer Helps Indians Snap SkidMay 29Jason Giambi hit a three-run homer to power the Indians to a 5-2 win over the Reds.
What can Jim Brown do for you?May 29Hall of Fame running back Jim Brown has been named a "special adviser" to the Cleveland Browns' front office. Hear what Brown has to say about his return to his old team.
Browns Relying On Norv TurnerMay 29Dan Graziano talks with AFC North blogger Jamison Hensley about whether or not Norv Turner is the answer to the Browns offensive woes
NBA Playoffs 2013: Flopping still problem in postseasonMay 29Flopping in the East finals has gotten out of hand. J.A. Adande and Israel Gutierrez search for answers.
Don Banks: Overhaul needed: Five teams with completely new looks at a posi…May 29There's some roster revamping to be done on every team every offseason in the NFL, but some teams take it to extremes at positions of need, rounding up the usual suspects and firing them all (or most of them). Here are the five teams that dramatically r…