ESPN.com "Maverick Carter, LeBron James' business partner, says he didn't push James to return to the Cleveland Cavaliers, nor did anyone else in the NBA superstar's inner circle. "This was a decision that LeBron made in his heart," Carter told ESPN.com's Jason Whitlock on the Real Talk podcast. "We..." July 21
ESPN.com "The Cleveland Cavaliers are planning to sign No. 1 overall draft pick Andrew Wiggins to a contract in the coming week, according to sources close to the process. Sources told ESPN.com that the Cavaliers' delay in signing the former Kansas star has nothing to do with the prospect of Wiggins..." July 21
CBSSports.com "In an interview with John Feinstein on CBS Sports radio, Duke and Team USA coach Mike Krzyzewski broke down what he would do in the Cleveland Cavaliers' position of trying to decide whether to trade Andrew Wiggins for Kevin Love. The verdict? He'd trade for Love. Click here to listen to the..." July 21
Pro Basketball Talk "Once LeBron James made his decision to return to the Cleveland Cavaliers known, fans couldn’t wait to show their support by re-upping with some new gear — so much so that the NBA store apparently has sold out of its initial supply of replica jerseys. From Darren Rovell of ESPN: The..." July 20
CBSSports.com "An Akron, Ohio minor league baseball team is celebrating the return of LeBron James to Cleveland... with a burger. From Ohio.com via Hardwood Paroxysm: The RubberDucks on Saturday introduced a new item to its "Extreme Foods" menu, the "Return Of the King Burger," in honor of LeBron James'..." July 20
The @NBAStore says it has now sold out of LeBron replica Cavs home, away & alternate jerseys.
Fox Sports "When it comes to the Cavaliers' big offseason pickup, Kyrie Irving is no different than anybody. "I have a great feeling," Irving said, wearing a sly smile. Irving was speaking about the new Cavs, the Cavs of LeBron James, Part II. "It's an exciting time, I can tell you that," Irving said..." July 20
As if Heat fans weren't enamored with Birdman already: Cleveland came after him big time, but he never wavered on Miami.
CBSSports.com "Yahoo Sports reports that LeBron James has reached out to Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Love to tell him he wants him to join the Cavaliers. This follows word from Thursday afternoon that the Cavs are suddenly open to the possibility of trading Andrew Wiggins for Love, as it seems..." July 19
Cavs G/F Andrew Wiggins has not been made available to Wolves or anyone, multiple league sources tell @CSNNW. They're not budging right now.
Pro Basketball Talk "The rumors have been swirling and conflicting — either Andrew Wiggins has been offered to Minnesota in a trade for Kevin Love, or he hasn’t been put in any deals. LeBron James apparently has called Love up and pitched coming to Cleveland to the All-Star power forward. Andrew Wiggins said he’s..." July 19
CSN Washington "Here are a list of things that have taken place this week: The Wizards re-signed power forward Drew Gooden The Wizards traded for C/PF DeJuan Blair The Wizards came to terms with free agent big man Kris Humphries Kevin Seraphin went to visit Cleveland These items may have no relation at..." July 18
Not to burst Cavs fans bubble but if Warriors are willing to include Thompson that trumps Cavs. Wolves prefer Klay bc more ready per source.
ESPN.com "The Minnesota Timberwolves and Cleveland Cavaliers have discussed a blockbuster trade centered around Kevin Love and the league's last two No. 1 draft picks, league sources told ESPN. In an attempt to add Love, a three-time All-Star, the Cavaliers are willing to part with Andrew Wiggins and..." July 18
ESPN.com "It has been a week since LeBron James announced he would return to Cleveland. And yet, in those seven days, James still hasn't confirmed for the team what number he would be wearing. James' website, LeBronJames.com, briefly showed him in a No. 6 jersey, but that was soon replaced. James took..." July 18
Cavaliers now allowing fans to pre-order an authentic LeBron jersey for $300.
Andrew Wiggins has not been offered for Kevin Love. Klay Thompson has not been offered for Kevin Love. This is where things stand.
ESPN.com "Mike Miller told ESPN Radio on Thursday that he's trying to recruit Ray Allen to sign with the Cavaliers, pointing to the veteran as the kind of player that will help LeBron James and his new team in key spots in the playoffs. Miller, who agreed to join his good friend James and sign with the..." July 18
LeBron James has reached to tell Kevin Love of his desire for them to play together with the Cavaliers, front office sources tell Yahoo.
ESPN.com "LeBron James is the most popular male athlete in America for the first time in his career. So says a new Harris Poll, which surveyed what it says is a representative sample of 2,241 people in the U.S. last month. James, whose highest ranking was No. 2 last season, topped retired Chicago..." July 18
The Morning Journal "Ever since LeBron James returned to Cleveland, talks have intensified for All-Star power forward Kevin Love. Rumors have surfaced that the Cavaliers wouldn’t include rookie swingman Andrew Wiggins in any possible deal for the Minnesota Timberwolves’ star. A league source said on July 17 that..." July 17
Chronicle-Telegram "If I were Cavaliers general manager David Griffin, I’d do everything in my power to acquire Minnesota power forward Kevin Love — without trading 2014 No. 1 overall draft pick Andrew Wiggins. But if I absolutely had to trade Wiggins, I would — at a later date. How’s that for straddling the..." July 17
SB Nation "The NBA Commissioner met with reporters on Tuesday in Las Vegas to discuss potential changes to the association. Adam Silver had some bold new ideas for the crowd of reporters waiting for him on Tuesday at the Las Vegas Summer League, including one that has several scratching their heads -- a..." July 16
Akron Beacon Journal "The Cavaliers agreed to a one-year contract with veteran wing James Jones, a league source told the Beacon Journal today. The deal is worth the league minimum. Jones, 6-foot-8, 215 pounds, is the second former Miami Heat player to join LeBron James with the Cavs in as many days after Mike..." July 16
Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "Veteran guard Ray Allen has reportedly spoken with the Houston Rockets and Cleveland Cavaliers. The Miami Heat, however, remain in the dark about his playing future. Coach Erik Spoelstra said he has yet to speak with Allen about possibly returning to Miami for another season. "We knew..." July 16
The Wall Street Journal "Could there be a better time for the NBA to be looking to negotiate a TV deal? The league just enjoyed a fantastic playoff season, capped off be a marquee Finals matchup. Then its biggest sports star, LeBron James, captivated millions across the globe with his intriguing free agency run that led..." July 15
Miller will sign a two-year, $5.5M deal with Cavs, league source tells Yahoo Sports.
Pro Basketball Talk "A few things in the Cleveland starting rotation are pretty much set in stone: Kyrie Irving at the point and LeBron James at the three. After that it’s probably Tristan Thompson at the four and Anderson Varejao at center to start and end games. But at the two guard spot, do you start Dion..." July 15
Bloomberg "Landing LeBron James will mean millions of dollars in economic benefit to Cleveland and Northeast Ohio, Cuyahoga County officials said. The return of the star forward to his hometown Cleveland Cavaliers will have a $500 million a year impact on the local economy, with a boost from additional..." July 15
Pro Basketball Talk "When LeBron James chose to return home to Cleveland it was assumed that Mike Miller would likely follow him. Remember one of the reasons LeBron was frustrated with Heat ownership is they amnestied Miller (who then was healthy for a full season in Memphis). But so far, Miller has yet to agree to..." July 15
CBSSports.com "Bill Self's been entertained by job offers over the course of his tenure at Kansas. But in all likelihood, nothing will bring the what-if daydreams for Self like his passing on the Cleveland Cavaliers job. Some discussion has been made in recent days on what John Calipari must be thinking,..." July 15
Yahoo! Sports "After losing LeBron James, the Miami Heat have reached agreement with free-agent forward Luol Deng on a two-year, $20 million contract, league sources told Yahoo Sports. Deng will hold a player option on the 2015-16 season, a source said. Deng chose the Heat believing their returning nucleus..." July 14
ESPN.com "Andrew Wiggins will get the opportunity to begin his NBA career alongside LeBron James, according to Cleveland Cavaliers coach David Blatt. Blatt refuted speculation that the Cavaliers could part with Wiggins in a potential deal to land Kevin Love, telling reporters that he is unaware of any..." July 14
Cavs offer to Miller is for two years and about 5.5 million while Denver offering 3 years and 12 million, source told ESPN.
Cleveland Plain Dealer "Urban Meyer said he sent LeBron James a text on Friday after the basketball superstar announced he was returning to Cleveland. "He's got an open door," the Ohio State football coach told cleveland.com in a phone interview. "If he wants to catch a pass, we can probably figure that out,..." July 13
Indianapolis Star "Paul George figures the Central Division race will be a fun one with the return of LeBron James to Cleveland. The Indiana Pacers star forward made it clear too that he wants Lance Stephenson to re-sign with the Pacers and join him in the chase. Stephenson, an unrestricted free agent, is..." July 13
Atlanta is re-engaged on Luol Deng, who has continued deal talks with Miami today, league sources tell Yahoo Sports.
ESPN.com "With an eye toward maximizing the future of the salary cap, LeBron James finalized his contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers on Saturday, sources familiar with the process told ESPN.com. James signed a two-year, $42.1 million deal with the goal of re-signing with the Cavs before the 2016-17..." July 13
#Cavs David Blatt on Wiggins trade rumors: "There’s no reason for worry on his part because Andrew’s not going anywhere, as far as I know."
Pro Basketball Talk "We don’t yet know what type of contract LeBron James will sign with the Cavaliers. Will it be a two-year deal with a player option, a three-year deal with a player option or a four-year deal with a player option? Those are the possibilities. Barring an unlikely extension, LeBron will hit..." July 12
Fox Sports "Andrew Wiggins and Anthony Bennett made their NBA Las Vegas Summer League debuts Friday, each showing glimpses of the gifts that made them back-to-back No. 1 overall picks and forcing jumpshots that showed how long they still have to go. But Friday wasn't about dunks or stats or even Wiggins..." July 12
Fox Sports Ohio "With assistance from new superstar LeBron James, the Cleveland Cavaliers have started to target several former members of the Miami Heat in free agency, sources told FOX Sports Ohio late Friday night. One of those targets, 34-year old shooting guard Mike Miller, is close to reaching a deal with..." July 12
ESPN.com "The Cleveland Cavaliers found out they were getting LeBron James back the same way the rest of the world did, when they read James' essay that was posted on Sports Illustrated's website on Friday afternoon, sources said. James spoke with Heat president Pat Riley and owner Micky Arison Friday..." July 12
SI.com "Before anyone ever cared where I would play basketball, I was a kid from Northeast Ohio. It’s where I walked. It’s where I ran. It’s where I cried. It’s where I bled. It holds a special place in my heart. People there have seen me grow up. I sometimes feel like I’m their son. Their passion can be..." July 12
ESPN.com "Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Love is "intrigued" by the idea of being traded to the Cleveland Cavaliers and would commit long term to the team, a source close to the situation told ESPN.com's Marc Stein. The Cavaliers have opened talks by offering guard Dion Waiters, forward Anthony..." July 12
Sources say Cavs in midst of making moves to create extra cap space to give LeBron his max and close to dealing Alonzo Gee to New Orleans
Yahoo! Sports "For four years, the letter had come to define Dan Gilbert, and the owner of the Cleveland Cavaliers wanted to wash away the shame and embarrassment and guilt of it all. So Sunday, Gilbert sat down with LeBron James and his inner-circle and tried to absolve himself of a most wretched moment in..." July 11
TheScore.com "The letter LeBron James released with the help of Lee Jenkins and Sports Illustrated was measured, well crafted, and carefully thought out. James mentioned that he was looking forward to playing with the likes of Tristan Thompson, Kyrie Irving, and Dion Waiters as he helps lead a group of young..." July 11
Source: Cavs have told Wiggins he's not being traded. TWolves want Wiggins. Cavs will try 2 do it w/out losing Wiggins. Must find 3rd team
Bleacher Report "No matter where LeBron James decided to sign this summer, at least one team's fans were going to be upset. On Friday afternoon, Sports Illustrated's Lee Jenkins broke the news that James was returning home to play with the Cleveland Cavaliers. That decision led to some angry Miami Heat..." July 11