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2015-16 Schedule
0-4, 5th in Central

Bucks overpower Lebron-less Cavs

After LeBron James was sent home sick, Greg Monroe posted 19 points and 13 rebounds in the Bucks' 110-101 preseason win.

Monroe's double-double powers Bucks over Cavs (0:30)
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Where does Tristan Thompson rank?

The Cavaliers' starting power forward fittingly made a huge leap over last year's preseason NBA player ranking in great measure because of his ability to rebound. #NBArank 51-60

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Don't show too much LeBron love

In Joe Kaiser's preseason report, he cautions against selecting LeBron James too high in your draft. A No. 1 or No. 2 overall pick? Not anymore. Fantasy draft tips

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For J.R. Smith, game time = cotton candy time

The guard sat out for his 2nd straight preseason game because of a sore hamstring but didn't stay out of the spotlight. Smith flagged down a cotton candy vendor and, unbeknownst to his coach, obtained the snack and munched on it during the game. May have gifted treat

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Jefferson eyes title with Cleveland

Richard Jefferson went to the Finals the first two years of his career, but lost both times with the Nets and hasn't been back since. Now with the Cavs, he has his mind set on one thing: "I love to win. So to me, that's the most important thing." Full Q&A

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22hDave McMenamin

LeBron not sweating Cavs' 0-3 preseason start

They're winless in the preseason, but "this is not who we are," LeBron James says of the Cavs, who are barely recognizable with many key players out.

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23hDave McMenamin

J.R. Smith buys cotton candy from Cavs bench

One of five Cavs sitting out a preseason game, J.R. Smith flagged down a cotton candy vendor and apparently treated the son of golfer Jason Day.

Cavs fall to Grizzlies, now 0-3 in preseason (0:50)
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Can LeBron James get his fifth MVP?

FiveThirtyEight's NBA player projection tool “CARMELO” says King James’ advanced metric stats compare to a handful of NBA legends. What does the tool say about his teammates in Cleveland? Player projections

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3dDave McMenamin

Love feels 'really good' after first 5-on-5 practice

Kevin Love played 5-on-5, full court, full-contact basketball Saturday for the first time during Cleveland Cavaliers training camp and came out of the practice encouraged.

Kevin Love returns to Cavs practice

The PF returned to practice today for the first time since injuring his shoulder in May, and he could appear in a preseason game Thursday. Said Love: "As time goes, I'll get more accustomed to being out there playing, but today was the first step."

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Timofey Mozgov up in rankings

The Cavs' big man is a great rebounder on both sides of the court. Also, Mozgov is an efficient finisher in the pick-and-roll. Check out where he’s slotted in today’s rankings. #NBArank: 71-80

Michael Smith: 'Mighty boss' of LeBron James to call out competitors (1:31)
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5dDave McMenamin

Cavs, Blatt dealing with preseason back-to-backs

Six of the Cavs' seven exhibition games come in back-to-back situations, putting a strain on a team looking to get a healthy start on the season.

Rapaport defends LeBron on Sportsnation (5:27)

Team Stats

Points Per Game103.18th
Rebounds Per Game43.018th
Assists Per Game22.110th
Points Allowed98.713th

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