Gooden, Cavs pour it on to beat Wizards
LeBron James trudged back down the hallway to the Cavaliers' locker room with ice bags strapped to both ankles and knees. He labored like an older man, not like a spry, skywalking 22-year-old. He could use more rest, and the Cleveland Cavaliers may soon give him some. James scored 27 points on a tender left ankle, Drew Gooden added 24 - 19 in the first half - and the Cavs moved halfway to a first-round sweep of Washington with a 109-102 win over the undermanned but not overwhelmed Wizards on Wednesday night.
Apr 26, 2007 - 6:21:16 AM
Cavs top Wizards despite LeBron's sprain
Flat on his back, LeBron James grimaced as he looked toward the arena rafters, where giant banners spelled out his team's playoff motto: "RISE UP!" And he did.
Apr 22, 2007 - 5:43:58 PM
Defending champion Heat clinch playoffs
The NBA playoffs won't go on without the defending champions. The Miami Heat didn't let a season of bumps, bruises or bad luck stop them from making a run at another title.
Apr 6, 2007 - 4:45:10 AM
Cavaliers sign guard David Wesley
Veteran guard David Wesley signed with the Cleveland Cavaliers on Tuesday, a deal that could lead to more backcourt maneuvering as the team tries to build off its playoff run last season.
Sep 5, 2006 - 11:26:00 AM
James, Cavs agree to 3-year extension
LeBron James agreed early Wednesday to a three-year contract extension worth about $60 million with the Cleveland Cavaliers, keeping the All-Star forward with the club through at least the 2009-10 season.
Jul 12, 2006 - 12:23:00 PM
Cavaliers offer James 5-year extension
LeBron James has given them triple-doubles, victories and hope. Now all the Cleveland Cavaliers need from their superstar is a simple yes-or-no answer.
Jul 1, 2006 - 12:40:00 PM
Cavaliers Take Series Lead With Squeaker
It's time to start taking the Cleveland Cavaliers seriously. Even the Pistons must realize that by now.
May 17, 2006 - 10:25:00 PM
Wallace Eats Words As Cavs Beat Pistons
Here's the latest playoff guarantee: The Detroit Pistons and Cleveland Cavaliers will play a Game 6. And, who knows? Maybe even a 7.
May 15, 2006 - 10:10:00 PM
Hughes Leaves Cavs After Brother's Death
Cavaliers guard Larry Hughes left the team Thursday to be with his family in St. Louis following the death of his brother.
May 12, 2006 - 7:16:00 AM
For First Time Since 1993, Cavs Advance
With 15.1 seconds left in overtime, LeBron James sidled over to the foul line, patted Gilbert Arenas on the shoulder, and talked a little trash. "I told him if he missed both of those free throws, the game was over," James said.
May 6, 2006 - 6:45:00 AM