CBSSports.com "If the Cavaliers do pull this off, it will be one of the biggest upsets in modern history. Forget whatever Cinderella pops up in the NCAA Tournament. The Cavs are trying to get fit for the shiniest glass slipper, ever. On Saturday night, the Cavaliers honored former player Zydrunas Ilguaskas...." March 10
Anthony Bennett had a strained left knee, expected to miss about 3 weeks. Kyrie Irving missed practice today because he's sick
ESPN.com "Zydrunas Ilgauskas, who overcame serious injuries and personal tragedy to become one of the Cavaliers' best and most beloved players, had his No. 11 jersey retired Saturday night during an elaborate and emotional halftime ceremony Saturday night with dozens of former teammates -- including..." March 09
New York Post "The Knicks have found a starting lineup, found a way not to panic in the fourth quarter and have found their way back to the periphery of a playoff race. Carmelo Anthony thrived in the new Big 3 alignment with Amar’e Stoudemire and Tyson Chandler. Anthony shook off a bad first quarter and a..." March 09
Anderson Varejao likely to play tonight for #Cavs
Biloxi Sun Herald "At 7-foot-3, Zydrunas Ilgauskas towered over everyone yet stayed completely down to earth. Soft-spoken and doggedly determined, Ilgauskas, who overcame serious injuries and personal tragedy to become one of Cleveland's best and most beloved players, will have his No. 11 jersey retired Saturday..." March 08
Charlotte Observer "Here’s all you need to know about the importance Charlotte Bobcats coach Steve Clifford placed on Friday night’s home matchup with the Cleveland Cavaliers: Clifford asked team owner Michael Jordan to give a pregame speech. When you play the “icon” card, you’re pulling out all the stops. “If..." March 08
Cleveland Plain Dealer "After Wednesday's practice at Cleveland Clinic Courts, the Cavaliers rookies serenaded coach Mike Brown with an off-key version of "Happy Birthday'' in honor of the coach's 44th birthday. But if they really wanted to get him something he could use, they'd figure out a way to gift-wrap a certain..." March 06
cavs send Karasev to D-League. not even news anymore
Pounding The Rock "A healthy Spurs team is a deep Spurs team. And that depth wins games in the regular season. The Spurs were on the road after three straight home wins. They had this away game and then a visit from the Heat. A quick look at the standings suggests that the Cavaliers are a terrible team, so the..." March 05
Real GM Basketball "The Cleveland Cavaliers will sign forward Arinze Onuaku to a second 10-day contract, a league source told RealGM. Onuaku’s first 10-day deal expired on Monday. An undrafted, 6-foot-9 forward out of Syracuse, Onuaku worked diligently to earn contracts with the Cavaliers and New Orleans..." March 04
Cleveland Plain Dealer "How close are Zydrunas Ilgauskas and LeBron James? So close that James is expected to be here this weekend when the Cavaliers retire Ilgauskas' No. 11 jersey on Saturday night. He will not have a speaking role in the ceremony, but wanted to be here for his friend. The Miami Heat do not play on..." March 03
Grizzly Bear Blues "After last night's loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder, there was some pressure for the Memphis Grizzlies to start March off right. The playoffs are right around the corner, and the Grizzlies are still trailing the Dallas Mavericks by a thread in the steeplechase that is the Western Conference..." March 02
Cleveland Plain Dealer "A curious affliction hit the Cavaliers as soon as Kyrie Irving came close to securing his 10th rebound of the night, the one which would give him his first career triple-double in Cleveland's 99-79 triumph over Utah on Friday. "You go 'alligator arms' on the boards," forward Spencer Hawes..." March 01
Cavaliers F Anthony Bennett (right knee soreness) is out for tonight’s game against Utah. He will travel to Memphis after game.
The News-Herald "He’s one of the most beloved players to ever wear a Cavaliers uniform. Zydrunas Ilgauskas, who played 12 seasons with Cavs, will have his jersey No. 11 retired and raised to the rafters on March 8 at Quicken Loans Arena. His will be the seventh number retired by the Cavs, who will host the..." February 27
Cleveland Plain Dealer "It counts as only one win in the standings, but given where the Cavaliers have been lately, and given where they want to go, Wednesday's improbable 114-104 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder at Chesapeake Energy Arena felt like so much more. "For us, because of the opponent -- and I'm not..." February 27
Toronto Star "They sat about three metres from each other in the corner of the locker room, ice bags cooling various joints, another NBA game blaring on a hand-held device — the two leaders of the team, the two difference-makers on the night. Kyle Lowry, who couldn’t make a shot to save his soul, had perhaps..." February 26
USA Today "Once upon a time in NBA lore, Antoine Walker was asked why he shot so many three-pointers and replied, “There are no fours.” Now, the idea of a four-point shot is not only not outrageous but an actual possibility. In an ESPN interview, NBA president of basketball operations Rod Thorn and VP of..." February 26
Brown says Varejao, Waiters, Miles unlikely to travel to OKC for game Wed
ESPN.com "If Kyrie Irving truly wants to be on a different team next season he can probably make it happen. The Cleveland Cavaliers will offer Irving a maximum contract extension once they're allowed to on July 1, and if he hasn't signed it by October, the team will likely be forced to trade him before..." February 25
Washington Post "Nene has set the same screen dozens of times this season, hundreds of times in his career, and emerged unscathed. But when he slid over to cut off Cleveland Cavaliers guard Jarrett Jack in an attempt to free up teammate Bradley Beal, Nene immediately felt a throbbing pain after Jack collided with..." February 24
The #Cavs recalled F/C Arinze Onuaku from the Canton Charge on Sunday in time for tonight's game vs. Wizards
Fansided "The Cleveland Cavaliers traded for Luol Deng back in the beginning of January with the intention of making him feel at him so he’d re-sign in the offseason. The team hasn’t really made Deng feel very comfortable and it’s growing more and more likely that he’s going to bolt at the end of the..." February 23
Pro Basketball Talk "It became clear shortly after Luol Deng arrived in Cleveland that his stay with the team wouldn’t extend beyond this season. Deng was reportedly shocked by the internal chaos going on with the Cavaliers, so much so that any chance of him re-signing there as an unrestricted free agent this..." February 23
#Cavs sign F/C Arinze Onuaku to 10-day contract. He was at practice on Saturday
Toronto Sun "A huge third-quarter surge gave the Raptors a 98-91 win on an historic evening for basketball in Canada. The Raptors shot a crisp 70% in the third, erasing the stench of an ugly first half that featured 32% shooting by the home side. Jonas Valanciunas scored 10 of his 18 points in the third..." February 22
PSD Staff Check back often for all of the latest NBA Trade Deadline rumors, news stories, tweets, images, videos, and anything else we can dig up pertaining to Deadline Day. February 20
Hearing that the Timberwolves, falling short on getting Andre Miller, are reaching out to Cavs to try and get Jarrett Jack.
Discussions of a Tyler Zeller-for-Reggie Bullock trade between Clippers and Cavs have hit a snag. "Not happening," source says.
#Cavs have discussed Luol Deng with Wizards in a deal for Trevor Ariza, source tells ABJ
The Clippers and Cavs have had discussions on trade involving Reggie Bullock for Tyler Zeller, sources told ESPN
CBSSports.com "The Cleveland Cavaliers traded for Luol Deng last month, shortly before their epic collapse that resulted in the firing of their GM, Chris Grant. Then they went on a run and are currently on a six-game winning streak. But with Deng an unrestricted free agent this summer and things not exactly..." February 20
Per source, CLE will also send forward Earl Clark to Philly along w/ 2 seconds for Hawes. Yahoo! reported Hawes would be going to Cleveland.
Hearing: Wizards -- who tried to acquire Luol Deng from Bulls at last NBA Draft -- are among teams in Deadline Day talks with Cavs on Deng
Yahoo! Sports "The Philadelphia 76ers have traded center Spencer Hawes to the Cleveland Cavaliers for two second-round draft picks, league sources told Yahoo Sports. Hawes has averaged 13 points and 8.5 rebounds for the Sixers this season. He gives the Cavaliers an inside-outside scoring weapon." February 20
NBA source tells PD chances of #Cavs moving Jarrett Jack not very likely
Cleveland Plain Dealer "With the NBA trade deadline looming at 3 p.m. on Thursday, Luol Deng and Jarrett Jack ignored the trade rumors swirling about them and helped the Cavaliers hold off the determined Orlando Magic, 101-93, on Wednesday night at The Q and push their winning streak to six games. "I don't worry about..." February 20
ESPN has learned Cavs are in talks w/Sacramento on deal to swap Jarrett Jack for Jason Thompson. BUT Cavs looking for third team to route JT
Fansided "Stop me if you’ve heard this before, but the Cleveland Cavaliers are expected to keep Dion Waiters through the trade deadline this year. Hopefully the rumors doesn’t change yet again by the time this article is done, but that’s really been the nature trade rumors surrounding Waiters all month..." February 19
The Mavs, a possible free-agent destination for Luol Deng, have called the Cavs about a possible trade, league source says.
Yahoo! Sports "Forward Luol Deng's reluctance to commit to a long-term extension with any team before July free agency makes it unlikely that the Cleveland Cavaliers can find a willing trade partner before Thursday's NBA deadline, league sources told Yahoo Sports. The Cavaliers have had conversations with..." February 19
Concerned about re-signing him, Cavs have been testing trade market for Luol Deng ahead of deadline, multiple sources told ESPN.
Cleveland Plain Dealer "Worried about a loss of momentum after the All-Star break, concerned about the absence of their energetic starting center, the Cavaliers opted to find new ways to win Tuesday night in a 114-85 thumping of the Philadelphia 76ers. They found Tyler Zeller early and relied upon the newly crowned..." February 19
Thanks for the prayers & concerns nothing is torn thank the man above for that. Just sore as hell but I'll be fine. #Beliveland
Sporting News "There has been talk, going back to December, that the Cleveland Cavaliers were eager to move second-year guard Dion Waiters, who has struggled to get along with star point guard Kyrie Irving on the court and in the locker room. Teams continue to call the Cavs about Waiters, but as a source told..." February 18
Sacramento, I'm told, is another team that has engaged in talks with Cleveland about Brooklyn backcourt target Jarrett Jack
League sources say Nets have interest in Cavs' Jarrett Jack. One source says Jason Terry for Jack could be a possibility before deadline
Give Me Sport "Well team owner Dan Gilbert believes it is a certain possibility. Ken Berger of CBSsports wrote this yesterday when talking about All-Star Game MVP, and current Cavalier, Kyrie Irving and LeBron. "And the owner’s belief remains strong that he’ll have a shot to get James back — either as a..." February 17