Cavaliers Willing to Move Tristan Thompson in Trade

It was the first matchup of the season between the teams after the Cavaliers swept the Raptors in the Eastern Conference semifinals last season. "Just playing against the best player in the league, trying to win against them".

Cleveland, which lost its previous two games by a combined 62 points, was outscored 84-61 over the final three quarters and wound up blowing the lead nearly exactly nine months after the Cavs rallied from a 26-point deficit to beat IN in the playoffs. They've got a guy on their team that understands what it takes.

"Completely different, completely different dynamic of the game", said DeRozan on Friday when comparing the Cavaliers and Warriors.

It started out looking like the kind of game the Cavaliers have been in dire need of in recent weeks.

Locked in a tight game early in the fourth quarter, Denver used a 12-2 run to break it open and went on to beat visiting Memphis. The Cavs can certainly ramp up the effort in the second half of the season and improve some of their defensive woes, but at the moment, the Cavs wouldn't have much to lose on defense if they did play Sullivan. "Once again we're back to the beginning of the season".

IN began to slowly chip away at the lead.

Nets guard Spencer Dinwiddie came up one rebound short of a triple-double with 20 points, 10 assists and nine rebounds in Brooklyn's 110-105 win over the Hawks.

But if a player like Jordan, Paul George or DeMarcus Cousins becomes available, expect Thompson to be the marquee player leaving the Cavs.

The Pacers completely turned things around in the third quarter, doubling up the Cavs 32-16 and taking two-point lead into the final period.

Man Utd boss Mourinho concedes major Ibrahimovic setback
Asked whether United should always be challenging in the market for the world's best players, Mourinho added: "It depends". Also, the sure absentee will be center-back Eric Bailly . 'He is our player and a very good player.

Cleveland regained the lead and extended it to six points, 95-89, with 3:57 to play.

James' first miscue came with 2.3 seconds left when he drove baseline around the Pacers' and was whistled for stepping out of bounds, thwarting his chance at a go-ahead layup with the Cavs down 96-95.

The scene in which James had some angry words mixed with head coach Tyronn Lue and then the huddle in which he seemed like he's yelling at his teammates didn't add anything positive to the perception of him and his team.

Early on, it seemed like Cleveland would walk all over the Pacers, getting a bit of revenge for their 0-2 start against IN to start the year.

Behind Darren Collison (22 points on 9-of-11 shooting) and Victor Oladipo (19 points), the Pacers' backcourt made up for the absence of Myles Turner and a struggling Domatnas Sabonis from the field. LeBron James led all scorers with 27 points. Love chipped in with 21 points and hauled down 10 boards, with Jeff Green the only other Cavs player to score in double figures with 13 points off the bench. "When he's out, we have to execute better at both ends". He frustrated him enough at one point to provoke a shove from LeBron late in the game.

"Lance is just a little dirty that's all", James said.

However, James is a family man, and he has said that that will influence his decision. "So, I don't know".

"I'm sure the next time we play them they are going to remember this game", said DeRozan.

Related news:

Hot News

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Australian Open 2018: What the players are saying
Jan 14, 2018 - 15:44
Kyrgios, who made the Australian Open quarter-finals in 2015, will begin his 2018 campaign against Brazil's Rogerio Dutra Silva. During all these years, I was very happy to keep playing tennis. "But I feel good".

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Markets Right Now: Banks, retailers lead stock gains
Jan 14, 2018 - 15:39
Hong Kong's Hang Seng index dipped 0.1 percent to 31,032.51 while China's Shanghai Composite Index fell 0.5 percent to 3,405.93. Signet Jewelers had the largest loss of the S&P 500 after it reported weaker sales for the holiday season than a year earlier.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Disaster averted for 162 people as plane misses plunge into Black Sea
Jan 14, 2018 - 15:39
The Pegasus Airline's Boeing 737 was flying from the Turkish capital Ankara to Trabzon Airport. Photographs from the scene showed the plane stuck in mud, dangling precariously off a cliff.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Wildlife experts: Snakes may show up on beaches after Montecito mudslides
Jan 14, 2018 - 15:39
Santa Barbara County officials said today that five people are missing, adding that the list is constantly fluctuating. More than 1,200 workers have been deployed in the town of about 9,000 residents for the search and cleanup effort.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Golden Globe Winner Aziz Ansari Accused Of Sexual Assault
Jan 14, 2018 - 15:37
Ansari then allegedly motioned for her to perform a sex act on him, and repeatedly asked her: "Where do you want me to f**k you?". All I can say is, it would never be my intention to make you or anyone feel the way you described.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Trump's remark causes concern immigration deal out of reach
Jan 14, 2018 - 15:33
The president said he has a wonderful relationship with Haitians and suggested future meetings probably should be recorded. In Geneva, UN human rights spokesman Rupert Colville said: "These are shocking and shameful comments".

AU Demands Apology from Trump over 'Racist Remarks'
Jan 14, 2018 - 15:12
There have been more responses to President Donald Trump allegedly referring to some nations as "shithole countries". The envoys released a joint statement Friday after an emergency meeting was held to address the issue.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Trump denies using vulgar remark to describe African countries
Jan 14, 2018 - 15:04
When it came to talk of extending protections for Haitians, Mr Durbin said the president replied: "We don't need more Haitians". His remarks have quickly spread around the world, provoking strong reactions, including those from the United Nations.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Down on Dreamers? Teachers' union targets Fla. GOP members of Congress
Jan 14, 2018 - 14:48
And if you do it the right way, in this country at least, you can win. The comments came during a meeting that included Durbin, Sen. During the meeting, Trump sat between two Democrats - Sen.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Dark Souls Announces Remastered Edition, Also Being Released On Nintendo Switch
Jan 14, 2018 - 14:43
So far the only thing we know for sure is improved in Dark Souls Remastered is the framerate and resolution. Online multiplayer for Dark Souls: Remastered will feature an increase with support for up to six players.

Seagate Technology PLC (STX) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
Jan 14, 2018 - 14:36
The investment managers in our partner's database now possess: 259.60 million shares, up from 255.91 million shares in 2017Q2. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Thursday, July 13 by Piper Jaffray. (NYSE:HUM) on Wednesday, December 6 with "Hold" rating .

Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. (FIS) EPS Estimated At $1.34
Jan 14, 2018 - 14:32
Alta Capital Management Llc increased Alphabet Inc Cl A stake by 528 shares to 76,365 valued at $74.36 million in 2017Q3. Maltese Capital Management Llc decreased Fidelity Natl Information Sv (FIS) stake by 47% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Turkish passenger plane skids off runway metres away from sea
Jan 14, 2018 - 14:30
A passenger jet carrying 162 people came within metres of plunging into the sea after it skidded off a icy runway as it landed at a Turkish airport .

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Ethiopia to release all political prisoners, close notorious camp
Jan 14, 2018 - 14:23
Ethiopia's government has always been accused of arresting critical journalists and opposition leaders. Elias Meseret is an Associated Press writer.

Mourinho outlines January transfer policy amid Sanchez speculation
Jan 14, 2018 - 14:21
Probably this weekend he is going to defend Arsenal colours so I don't think it's correct to say things about Alexis Sanchez . Liverpool have entered the battle to sign Alexis Sanchez with Manchester City , Manchester United and Chelsea .