June 25, 2016

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NBA Draft: Simmons and Ingram subject of intrigue tonight

NEW YORK — Ben Simmons and Brandon Ingram say they haven’t been told who Philadelphia will take with the No. 1 pick, so all they can go on is what they’ve heard. And Ingram was told not to do that. “When I left the Sixers workout they told me not to listen to everybody, so Read More…

Cavaliers 115, Suns 93: Easy win secures trip to All-Star Game for new coach Tyronn Lue

CLEVELAND — The Cavaliers were connected, galvanized, spirited … and playing the woeful Phoenix Suns. Cleveland coasted through most of the first half Wednesday at Quicken Loans Arena, then blew out the Suns 115-93 to improve to 2-1 under new coach Tyronn Lue, who is guaranteed to lead the Eastern Conference in the NBA All-Star Read More…

Kyrie Irving comes through in clutch, leads Cavs past Suns

PHOENIX — Kyrie Irving is back, and he definitely was needed on an off night for LeBron James. Irving sank a 3-pointer as the shot clock expired with 21.9 seconds to play and the Cleveland Cavaliers held on to hand the Phoenix Suns their fifth loss in a row, 101-97 on Monday. “It is a Read More…

First day of NBA free agency sees lots of money, moves

Kevin Love has unfinished business in Cleveland and Tyson Chandler will be conducting his in Phoenix. The first full day of NBA free agency featured skyrocketing salaries and a flurry of moves, though no decision yet from LaMarcus Aldridge. Players and teams agreed to more than $1 billion worth of deals. Love made his choice Read More…

Blockbuster: Cavs acquire Shaq from Suns

CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron and Shaq: Two of the NBA’s biggest stars are now teammates. The Cleveland Cavaliers completed a blockbuster trade Thursday, bringing superstar center Shaquille O’Neal from the Phoenix Suns to join current MVP LeBron James. The Cavaliers hope they are creating a basketball duo with the power of Michael Jordan and Scottie Read More…