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2015-16 Schedule
0-0, 1st in Central
LeBron on Tristan: It's an unfortunate distraction (0:36)
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LeBron: Thompson situation a distraction

James on Tristan Thompson's contract standoff with the Cavs: "The last thing you need is a distraction when you're trying to make a championship run and we have that." Thompson is currently holding out.

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20hDave McMenamin

LeBron, in photo with Thompson: 'Get it done'

LeBron James posed for a photograph with Cavaliers teammate Tristan Thompson at a wedding on Saturday night, posting the photo on Instagram and apparently urging the completion of a deal.

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1dDave McMenamin

Tristan Thompson now a virtual outsider for Cavs

After the big man entered holdout status, Cavs coach David Blatt said the free agent is not on his mind. He's also not on a lot of things in Cleveland.


David Blatt's son sinks half-court shot

Tamir Blatt, son of Cavaliers coach David Blatt, hit a buzzer-beating half-court shot for Hapoel Tel-Aviv in Israel.

AP Photo/Tony Dejak
2dDave McMenamin

LeBron eyes healthy choices in season ahead

As he enters his 13th season with his 31st birthday coming up in December, James isn't going into the season expecting to miss games to avoid injury.

J.R. Smith is back at it...sort of (1:05)
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LeBron James calls for more gun control

After a child shooting in Cleveland yesterday, James said today at Cavaliers practice there is "no room for guns." "Obviously you're not going to be able to take every gun out. ... But if there's some stipulations behind it or some penalties, some big time penalties or rules or regulations about carrying firearms, legal or illegal, people will second-guess themselves." Story

No progress in Thompson's contract talks (2:29)
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Thompson's poker game continues

Zach Lowe writes: "Tristan Thompson wants the Cavaliers to succeed, but rooting for some short-term pain may be the only play that Thompson and his agents have left after they refused to sign Cleveland’s one-year, $6.8 million qualifying offer by 11:59 p.m. yesterday." Overplayed his hand?

LeBron on gun violence: 'No room for that' (5:25)
David Blatt's son sinks half-court shot (0:20)
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Where does Iman Shumpert rank?

The Cavaliers shooting guard probably won't be able to begin proving his ranking right or wrong until late December after having wrist surgery. Here are our annual preseason NBA player rankings, Nos. 121-130. #NBArank: Day Eight

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Thompson doesn't sign qualifying offer

Tristan Thompson failed to pick up the Cavs' $6.8M qualifying offer by Thursday's 11:59 p.m. ET deadline, per ESPN and multiple reports. This means that Thompson's holdout has officially begun.

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3dDave McMenamin

Anderson Varejao stepping lively in return

After missing most of last season recovering from a torn an Achilles tendon, the veteran Cavs big man has hit the ground running during training camp.

AP Photo/Ben Margot

LeBron James No. 1 ... Stephen Curry No. 8?

The NBA Live 16 ratings put a familiar face in the No. 1 slot. The reigning NBA MVP, though? He's lower on the list than you'd think. Check it out

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3dDave McMenamin

Source: Deadline passes for Thompson, Cavs

Cavaliers free agent forward Tristan Thompson did not accept a one-year, $6.8 million qualifying offer for the 2015-16 season by Thursday's 11:59 p.m. ET deadline, a source said.

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Where does J.R. Smith rank?

The former Sixth Man of the Year became a starter after joining the Cavaliers, but his place in our latest NBA player rankings has dropped. See where he ranks amid the latest dispatch, Nos. 131-140. #NBArank: Day Seven

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LeBron: Looks like I made the right move

LeBron James drew criticism when he chose to go into business with his lifelong friends. After Maverick Carter recently spoke at Harvard Business School, James talked about his "other" decision. 'Beautiful' partnership

LeBron looking to decrease his role? (1:47)
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4dDave McMenamin

LeBron's Friends Are Seeing Success, Too

The Cavaliers star shouted out longtime friend and business partner Maverick Carter, who spoke at Harvard Business School recently.

Team Stats

Points Per Game103.18th
Rebounds Per Game43.018th
Assists Per Game22.110th
Points Allowed98.713th

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