Cavaliers, NBA writer Sam Amico of Fox Sports Ohio joined Baskin & Phelps Monday to discuss his thoughts on everything that transpired during game four in Boston, when the Cavs and Bulls first game might be in the second round, why he believes JR Smith and Kendrick Perkins won’t be suspended for their actions against the Celtics, what the Cavs could look like without Kevin Love in the lineup, and more.
UH-Geauga Orthopedic Surgeon Martin Leland joined Baskin & Phelps Monday to discuss his opinion of the Kevin Love shoulder injury sustained in Boston, the situations that could unfold when the MRI is finally examined, if Love will require surgery and if he’ll be able to play if it turns out to be a tear.
Mr. Cavalier, Austin Carr of Fox Sports Ohio, joined Baskin & Phelps Friday to recap the Game 3 victory over the Celtics in Boston, the emergence of Kevin Love, how to get tougher from one series to another in the playoffs, and more.
Cleveland sports reporter Tom Withers of the Associated Press joined Baskin & Phelps Friday to discuss the Cavaliers hard fought game 3 victory in Boston, preparing for a potential series against Chicago in the 2nd round, Kevin Love showing up big and truly completing the Big Three, and the uncertainty about the Draft after hearing from Browns GM Ray Farmer in Berea.
Dennis Manoloff of the Cleveland Plain Dealer joined Baskin & Phelps Thursday to discuss why he sees Thursday night’s Game 3 in Boston as a potential loss in the series, things the Cavs need to improve so far in the postseason, and his thoughts on the Indians slow start.
Legendary Cavaliers point guard Mark Price joined Baskin & Phelps Wednesday to discuss his new opportunity as the head coach at UNC-Charlotte, why he believes the Cavs are a championship caliber team, the importance of confidence in his playing days and for all NBA players, thoughts on Kyrie Irving’s growth as a star point guard, and his list of favorite shooters around the league today.
NBA TV Analyst Dennis Scott joined Baskin & Phelps Wednesday to discuss the first round of the NBA Playoffs, LeBron’s leadership maturing, if the Celtics are a good team to face to begin the postseason, LeBron and Kyrie taking over the end of game two against the Celtics, why he still believes the Cavs are the favorites in the East over the Hawks and Bulls, what the key will be to a second round series between Cleveland and Chicago, and more.
Sports Illustrated Media Columnist Richard Deitsch joined Baskin & Phelps with Mike Cairns Wednesday to discuss the media fascination with LeBron and the Cavaliers in these playoffs, which teams the NBA and media would like to see in the Finals, the impact of the Browns getting back on Monday Night Football, what comes next for Britt McHenry, and more.
TV voice of the Cavaliers Fred McLeod of Fox Sports Ohio joined Baskin and Phelps Tuesday to preview game two of the Cleveland/Boston first round series, comments made by the Celtics about the defense of the Cavs, adjustments that could be made for game two, if 9th is too low for David Blatt in Coach of the Year voting, and more.
Chris Haynes: “I Couldn’t Believe Kyrie Was Still Being Questioned Before The Playoffs… He Can’t Be Stopped”
Cavs, NBA writer Chris Haynes of the Cleveland Plain Dealer joined Baskin & Phelps Monday to discuss Cleveland’s opening win in the postseason against the Celtics, the playoff debuts of Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love, the Big 3 setting the tone for their games, Love showing aggression and changing his mindset later in the game, other playoff series that are getting underway and more.