Cleveland Cavaliers General Manager David Griffin joined Baskin & Phelps Wednesday morning to discuss the incredible roster the team constructed over the offseason, letting go of Andrew Wiggins and Anthony Bennett, letting all of the pieces fall into place, still, how the Cavaliers match-up with the other good teams in the East, and what the new vibe is at the Cavaliers offices.
Cavs beat reporter Jason Lloyd of the Akron Beacon Journal joined Baskin & Phelps Tuesday to discuss the excitement as the Cavs prepare to introduce Kevin Love, what he means to the team, how good the Cavaliers can be, where we could still find a rim protector, and who the true architect of the team really is.
Bill Livingston of the Plain Dealer joined Baskin & Phelps Thursday to discuss the report that Kevin Love is coming to Cleveland, the leverage LeBron brings to the team to add pieces, and more.
Cavs Beat: 92.3’s TJ Zuppe joined Baskin & Phelps w/ Les Levine from Independence to discuss the introduction press conference of Mike Miller and James Jones, and some bonus talk about the Indians/Reds wild play involving multiple baseballs on the field and David Murphy being called out.
NBA Writer for the Associated Press, Jon Krawczynski, out of Minnesota joined Baskin & Phelps Wednesday to give his two cents on a possible Kevin Love to Cavaliers deal, how Timberwolves fans are feeling throughout the process, if Kevin Love will mesh well with LeBron and Kyrie, and more.
NBA insider Sam Amico of Fox Sports Ohio joined Baskin & Phelps Wednesday to discuss what seems like a holding pattern in Kevin Love trade talks during Wiggins’ 30 day contract window, still wanting to see what Dion Waiters is capable of, and more.
Roda Report: Kenny Roda joined Baskin & Phelps w/ Les Levine Wednesday to discuss Josh Gordon fighting his suspension, the Bridgestone and Hall of Fame induction being on the same weekend, how impressed he’s been with new Browns HC Mike Pettine, and what Anthony Bennett being pulled from Summer League could mean for Kevin Love possibilities.
Roda Report: Kenny Roda joined Baskin & Phelps Wednesday to discuss his odds that a Kevin Love deal to Cleveland goes down, what his NBA sources have been telling him, training camp battles he’s looking forward to, and more.
Tom Withers of the Associated Press joined Baskin & Phelps Wednesday to discuss the ongoing offseason Cavs saga to obtain Kevin Love, what Tuesdays deal means in process of obtaining the all-star PF, Wiggins needing to be included, and much more.
Since this has become LeBron’s summer of love we can turn this into a campy double-entendre, with the lights squarely on Kevin Love, who is supposedly LeBron’s 7-foot bridge to bringing the Larry O’Brien Trophy to Cleveland.