Cavaliers' Pre-Season Spills Into Regular Season With LeBron's AbsenceThe preseason is over for the Cleveland Cavaliers, but only in name. The time normally used to help jell new teammates was not entirely helpful for the three-time defending Eastern Conference champions.
Cavaliers, Tyronn Lue Working Wade Into RotationJ.R. Smith has helped the Cavaliers reached 3 straight NBA Finals and capture the first champion in Cleveland since 1964, mostly as a starter but now with the addition of 12-time All Star Dwyane Wade, the man they call Swish may be switching roles.
Carman And Lima: Would You Rather For August 1stThis weeks questions include: Indians trades, Ring or HoF, wait on Kizer or start him now and Hollywood or Disneyland 
WATCH: JR Smith Licks Beer Off His Arm In The Middle Of Game 5The Cavaliers guard had some fun after getting splashed with some beer while trying to save the ball from going out of bounds.
Cavaliers Seeking Aggression To Avoid Death By Three in Game 4The Cavaliers got beat at their own game on Sunday night, and now it is time to the defending champions to recalibrate their own game.
Cavaliers Continue Defensive Philosophy, Frustrating DeRozan and Limiting LowryAside from two losses to the Raptors in last season’s Eastern Conference Finals, the Cavaliers have handled Toronto in playoff matchups, and have made light work of their two stars.
J.R. Smith OK After Another Thumb Scare; Kevin Love Suffers StingerIt has not been the easiest season for JR Smith in terms of health, and Monday's Eastern Conference Semifinal Game 1 was no different.
J.R. Smith Says Cavaliers Are Better When LeBron James Does Not Defend Top ScorerWhat happens when LeBron is not the focal point on the defensive end, either?
J.R. Smith Continues To Excel In Face Of Adversity, Expects To Play ThursdayJ.R. Smith has dealt with the adversity of on-court injuries all year, but nothing compares to what he has dealt with off the floor. He and his family continue to leap any roadblocks in their way.
J.R. Smith Will Play Thursday Against PistonsSmith exited the December 20th game in Milwaukee after breaking his right thumb, and underwent surgery to repair it.
David Zavac Says Cavs Do Not Lose Much Impact Without BogutDavid Zavac of Fear the Sword talks about the impact of Andrew Bogut's injury, who the Cavaliers may look to tab as his replacement and the return of JR Smith.
Is JR Smith the Fourth In A "Big Four?"Any time a team loses a key starter, they will more than likely lose a bit of steam. This is not news.

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