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Michael H. Goldberg fought tirelessly, wisely for NBA’s bench leaders

A random act of compassion ultimately paved the road for Michael H. Goldberg to become a long-admired advocate for generations of NBA coaches. Goldberg was serving as the branch chief for the United States Securities and Exchange Commission’s regional office in New York in the early 1970s when another young lawyer attempted to register a […]

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LeBron James becomes first Cleveland Cavaliers player to hit 20,000 points for the franchise

CLEVELAND — LeBron James became the first player in Cavaliers history to score 20,000 points for the franchise in Sunday’s game against the Oklahoma City Thunder. Points 19,994 PPG 27.2 Field goals made 7,176 Field goal attempts 14,861 3-pointers made 1,048 3-point attempts 3,158 Free throws made 4,594 Free throw attempts 6,236 Defensive rebounds 4,274 […]

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How the Cleveland Cavaliers and NBA are embracing Chinese New Year

When fans walked into Quicken Loans Arena in downtown Cleveland on Friday, they immediately noticed something unexpected. Their ears picked up some different rhythms and there were Chinese characters everywhere — from the floor to the hoop, from the HD scoreboard to the smaller screens. The concourse was filled with Chinese cultural activities. It was […]

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Cleveland Cavaliers’ win over Brooklyn begins the rebuilding process – Cleveland Cavaliers Blog

CLEVELAND — After a five-day media storm that began with LeBron James’ call for another playmaker and continued with a domino effect of headlines — a rebuffed Carmelo Anthony-for-Kevin Love trade; turmoil between James and Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert over money; and Charles Barkley skewering the King’s competitive fiber — Cleveland won a game […]