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How essential is Iman Shumpert to the Cavaliers?

SBN: Fear The Sword (Akash Anavarathan) — Iman Shumpert has been constantly the subject of trade rumors, so how essential is the shooting guard to the Cavaliers future? In 2015, the Cavaliers were looking to add depth on the wings and especially coveted players who could defend multiple positions. At the same time, the Knicks were looking to dump J.R. Smith and were willing to part with Iman Shumpert to make it happen. ...
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Koby Altman’s first chance to shape the Cavaliers has them looking very similar

SBN: Fear The Sword (Carter Rodriguez) — Cleveland’s new GM could’ve changed how the Cavs play. He chose not to. “This thing is not broken.” New Cavaliers GM Koby Altman said that at his introductory press conference to a round of derision from social media pundits, including myself. “This thing is not broken” seemed to indicate that the Cavaliers would be able to recover from the Kyrie Irving trade demand and rediscover...
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LeBron denies knowledge of Blake Griffin’s speculation that he signs in New York

SBN: Fear The Sword (Carter Rodriguez) — LeBron James wasn’t here for Blake Griffin’s New York ideas. LeBron James ’ upcoming free agency is a hot topic across the league, and Clippers star Blake Griffin made headlines when he speculated (admittedly, without inside info) that LeBron was more likely to land in New York than he was to sign with the Lakers , the team he’s been linked to most often. Well, TMZ Sports tracked...
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Trent Redden hired as Clippers Assistant General Manager

SBN: Fear The Sword (Justin Rowan) — The former Cavs assistant GM has found a new home. The L.A. Clippers have hired Trent Redden to be their next assistant general manager. Redden served in that role with the Cleveland Cavaliers until he was dismissed along with David Griffin this past June. The news was first reported by Kevin Arnovitz: Longtime Cavs exec Trent Redden will join the Clippers as their new assistant...
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NBA Trade Rumor: Kristaps Porzingis not available in possible Kyrie Irving trade

SBN: Fear The Sword (Justin Rowan) — Porzingis appears to be off the table. Just as more news came in regarding the focus of the Cleveland Cavaliers efforts to trade Kyrie Irving , we have a counter-report cooling the flames of any Irving to New York Knicks talk. While Kristaps Porzingis was identified as the Cavs primary target, it appears as though any odds of the team acquiring Porzingis are slim to none. According...
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NBA Trade Rumor: Cavaliers targeting Kristaps Porzingis, other young stars for Kyrie Irving

SBN: Fear The Sword (Justin Rowan) — The Cavs After a long period of silence surrounding a potential Kyrie Irving trade, we finally get some insight into what the Cavaliers are thinking. While most figured the Cavs would be looking to capitalize on what is left of LeBron James ’ time in Cleveland, it appears as though the fear of losing him again is making the Cavs look at younger options. According to a report from ...
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NBA Schedule Release: Cavaliers 2017-18 regular season schedule released

SBN: Fear The Sword (Chris Manning) — Whose ready for Cavs basketball to be back? The Cavaliers’ 2017-18 season has been released in full by the NBA. As announced last week, the Cavs will open the season at home on Tuesday, Oct. 17 against the Celtics . Cleveland will play 37 times on national TV this year. As for back-to-backs, the Cavs will play 13 in 2017-18 — down from 18 last year and below the league average of...
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Five vs. five: Dissecting the 2017 offseason

SBN: Fear The Sword (Chris Manning) — Answering questions about another interesting summer in the NBA. In which five Fear the Sword staffers dig into the 2017 offseason. Fill in the blank: The _ had the best offseason the Eastern Conference. Chris Manning (@cwmwrites): I’d like to say the 76ers , but it’s Boston. They nabbed the summer’s top prize and he’s someone who can help now and down the road. They’re the one...
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2017 NBA Schedule: Cavaliers to face Warriors on Christmas Day for third straight year

SBN: Fear The Sword (Chris Manning) — Cleveland will also face the Boston Celtics on the opening night of the 2017-18 season. For the third straight, the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors will square off on Christmas Day. The NBA announced its Christmas Day games on Thursday evening with the Cavs and Warriors slotted in at 3 p.m. on ABC. Last year in Cleveland, the Cavaliers beat the Warriors 109-108 on a game...
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Look: Here’s the shoe Derrick Rose will wear with the Cavs next season

SBN: Fear The Sword (Chris Manning) — Rose’s signature shoe has a toned down design. With how up and down his career has been, sometimes it’s hard to remember that Derrick Rose still has a signature shoe from Adidas. The newest edition, the D Rose 8, will first launch in a black, white and gold colorway on Oct. 28. It is a far simpler version of the previous models of Rose’s shoes and simpler than other Adidas shoes...
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2017 NBA Offseason: The Knicks and Derrick Rose didn’t agree on his role for next season

SBN: Fear The Sword (Chris Manning) — Rose didn’t want to mentor rookie point guard Frank Ntilikina and the two sides went in different ways. When the Cavs signed Derrick Rose , GM Koby Altman and owner Dan Gilbert talked about how Derrick Rose wanted to win. Rose’s agent, B.J. Armstrong, has said the same thing. And now, it appears that that stated desire part of the reason why Rose parted ways with the Knicks . ...
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NBA Trade Rumors: Carmelo Anthony won’t waive his no-trade clause for Cavs trade

SBN: Fear The Sword (Chris Manning) — Amid the Kyrie Irving saga, Melo only has eyes for the Rockets. Amid Carmelo Anthony’s desire to leave the Knicks this summer, the Cavaliers and Rockets emerged as the two landing place’s for Melo. Now, it seems Cleveland is out of the running. According to Marc Berman of the New York Post , Anthony only wants to waive his no-trade clause for a deal to Houston, where would team up...
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Fear the Links: Let’s keep talking about Kyrie Irving

SBN: Fear The Sword (Chris Manning) — Today’s links are all about Kyrie. What else is there to talk about currently other than Kyrie Irving ? As such, today’s links are all about the still Cavs point guard. Over at the New York Times, Harvey Araton writes about Kyrie and a moment of reflection. The idea of accountability is the interesting through line. As you think about what the Cavs want for Kyrie, consider this Chris...
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Opposing GM says Koby Altman showing poise in Irving trade talks

SBN: Fear The Sword (Carter Rodriguez) — Koby Altman at least looks the part thus far. Koby Altman was dealt a pretty raw hand for his first GM job of his career after having been the Cavaliers third-in-command last season. Beyond just filling out the roster, he’s also got Kyrie Irving trade negotiations to deal with. According to a report from Adrian Wojnarowski , he’s handling it pretty well thus far. "I'll say this about...
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NBA Trade Rumors: Heat would trade Goran Dragic and Justise Winslow for Kyrie Irving, per report

SBN: Fear The Sword (Chris Manning) — Would that be enough for Cleveland? According to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, the Cavaliers have received offers from the Spurs , Heat , Knicks , Clippers and Timberwolves for Kyrie Irving. And, per Woj, the Heat are willing to deal point guard Goran Dragic and forward Justise Winslow for Irving. Additionally, Wojnarowski’s report says new GM Koby Altman is looking for a deal...
  • 355 days ago
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