June 30, 2016

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Cavs notes: Warriors expect boost from Green’s return

Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue knows Game 6 of the NBA Finals will be more difficult with Draymond Green back in the Golden State Warriors’ lineup. Warriors coach Steve Kerr knows that alone won’t be a magical cure for everything his team did wrong in Cleveland’s 112-97 Game 5 victory at Oakland’s Oracle Arena. With the Read More…

10 things to know, Tuesday, June 14

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. Orlando mourns as possible motives emerge for gunman Despite Omar Mateen’s pledge of support to the Islamic State group, other possible explanations emerged such as mental illness and whether he was conflicted about his own sexuality. 2. Read More…

The Morning Hit–6/14/16

Welcome back to The Morning Hit, where we talk about what people are talking about online. The web has become the digital equivalent of the office water cooler, and it’s becoming more necessary by the day to stay in the loop. Enough of the pleasantries, let’s hit it. No Draymond, no problem. With Draymond Green watching Read More…

NBA Finals, Cavaliers 112, Warriors 97: LeBron James, Kyrie Irving score 41 apiece as Cleveland takes Game 5, stays alive

OAKLAND, Calif. — Booed every time he touched the ball, LeBron James cut through Golden State’s defense and made layups look easy. Dunks and 3-pointers, so smooth, too. And Kyrie Irving also had his way with the Warriors. King James and Irving thoroughly overpowered the defending champions from every spot on the floor, and the Read More…

10 things to know, Monday, June 13

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. Orlando latest community forever scarred by mass shooting in U.S. Dozens of bodies are slowly removed from a popular Central Florida gay club after a gunman sprayed the helpless crowd with bullets in violence that killed 50 Read More…

NBA Finals: Green suspension gives Cavs opening to get back into series

OAKLAND, Calif. — Draymond Green and LeBron James might make up, get over this moment and become friends again one day. It’s hard to envision that right now, given how these NBA Finals have become far less friendly by the day, more testy by the game, with Golden State’s Green smack in the middle of Read More…

NBA Finals: Golden State’s Draymond Green suspended for Game 5 as Cavaliers and Warriors trade shots off the court

LeBron James wasn’t happy when Draymond Green reportedly called him a word that rhymes with “itch” near the end of Game 4 of the NBA Finals, but his feelings weren’t hurt, as Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson opined Sunday at Oakland’s Oracle Arena. Now if the Cavaliers lose in Game 5 tonight at 9 Read More…

NBA Finals: Warriors and history standing in the Cavs’ way

CLEVELAND — Numbers don’t lie. History tends to repeat itself. There is no place like home. Regardless of the cliche, the message is the same: The Cavaliers are in an unenviable position as the NBA Finals return to Golden State. The defending world champion Warriors hold a 3-1 lead in the best-of-seven series, putting them Read More…

Commentary: Change is the one thing Cavs can count on

It’s all over but the fallout. The re-coronation of the Golden State Warriors as NBA champions will likely occur Monday night in Oakland in Game 5 of The NBA Finals, into which the Cavs so gloriously arrived on the heels of 12 wins in 14 playoff games, only to so ingloriously exit, sabotaged by their Read More…

Warriors 108, Cavaliers 97: Cleveland falls apart in fourth quarter of Game 4, trails NBA Finals 3-1

CLEVELAND — The Cavaliers are in trouble. Make that deep, deep trouble. Losing their defensive focus in the third quarter and playing horrific offensive basketball in the fourth, Cleveland fell 108-97 to the Golden State Warriors on Friday in Game 4 of the NBA Finals at Quicken Loans Arena. The defending champion Warriors lead the Read More…