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Cleveland Cavaliers head coach John Beilein, center, talks with Cleveland Cavaliers' Collin Sexton (2) and Darius Garland (10) in the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Atlanta Hawks, Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2020, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

Cavs, coach John Beilein plotting next steps in rough season

Feb. 17, 2020 3:44 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — John Beilein has admitted that losing NBA games has hit him hard. Maybe too hard. The 67-year-old former Michigan coach struggled to get through the season's unofficial first half with the young Cavaliers, who have the worst record in the Eastern Conference. It's not clear if he'll make it...

FILE - In this Nov. 1, 2018 file photo, Cavaliers owner and Quicken Loans founder and Chairman Dan Gilbert speaks at a news conference announcing the 2022 NBA All -Star game, in Cleveland. Gilbert is slowly returning to work eight months after suffering a stroke. The 58-year-old entrepreneur returned to his Detroit office early this year. In an interview with Crain's Detroit Business, he said he spends one or two days a week in his office, using a wheelchair and accompanied by a service dog. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File)

Quicken Loans founder Gilbert back to work after stroke

Feb. 16, 2020 2:45 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Quicken Loans founder and Chairman Dan Gilbert is slowly returning to work eight months after suffering a stroke. Gilbert, 58, returned to his Detroit office early this year. He's there one or two days a week, using a wheelchair and accompanied by a service dog named Cowboy. He also spends...

Cleveland Cavaliers' Tristan Thompson (13) drives against Atlanta Hawks' De'Andre Hunter (12) in the second half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2020, in Cleveland. The Cavaliers won 127-105. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

Cavaliers end 12-game home skid, beat Hawks 127-105

Feb. 12, 2020 11:23 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Cavaliers finally had some fun on their home court Wednesday night. Tristan Thompson scored 27 points and grabbed 11 rebounds, Larry Nance Jr. had a career-high 23 points, and the Cavaliers broke a 12-game home losing streak, defeating the Atlanta Hawks 127-105. Cleveland...

Cavaliers' Kevin Love out against Hawks with sore Achilles

Feb. 12, 2020 5:57 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love is out against the Atlanta Hawks with a sore right Achilles. Love's injury is another setback for the Cavaliers, who are coming off their worst home loss in franchise history, a 133-92 rout by the Los Angeles Clippers on Sunday. Cleveland has lost 12...

Editorial Roundup: Ohio

Feb. 10, 2020 4:02 PM EST

Recent editorials of statewide and national interest from Ohio newspapers: EdChoice is available because families want it The Lima News Feb. 6 One thing continues to get overlooked as public school districts across Ohio fight to limit EdChoice scholarships. The demand for choice is clearly there, otherwise,...

Los Angeles Clippers' Lou Williams (23) drives past Cleveland Cavaliers' Collin Sexton (2) in the second half of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020, in Cleveland. The Clippers won 133-92. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

Clippers hand Cavs worst home loss in franchise history

Feb. 10, 2020 12:03 AM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — The presence of Andre Drummond began the night with optimism for the Cleveland Cavaliers. That positive feeling was quickly dashed by a 133-92 loss Sunday to the Los Angeles Clippers, the Cavaliers' worst home defeat in franchise history. "Tonight was pretty ugly, so show 'em your worst...

Clippers' Leonard to sit out game against Cavaliers

Feb. 9, 2020 5:36 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — Los Angeles Clippers star Kawhi Leonard is out because of a sore left knee against the Cleveland Cavaliers on Sunday night. The Clippers have been monitoring the workload for Leonard, who will miss his 13th game of the season. Los Angeles is playing the second game of a back-to-back set...

Oklahoma City Thunder center Steven Adams (12) reaches for a pass in front of Detroit Pistons forward Thon Maker, right, during the first half of an NBA basketball game Friday, Feb. 7, 2020, in Oklahoma City. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

Paul, Gilgeous-Alexander lead Thunder past Pistons 108-101

Feb. 8, 2020 12:21 AM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Nothing changed for the Oklahoma City Thunder before the trade deadline. As a result, nothing appears to have changed after — in their first game since, they won again with balanced scoring and solid defense. Chris Paul scored 22 points and Shai Gilgeous-Alexander added 21 to...

Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond (0) handles the ball against Memphis Grizzlies center Jonas Valanciunas (17) in the first half of an NBA basketball game Monday, Feb. 3, 2020, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Brandon Dill)

Cavaliers believe trade for All-Star Drummond was 'steal'

Feb. 7, 2020 2:40 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — The victories have been scarce for the Cavaliers this season, overwhelmed by so many ugly losses, so many unwatchable moments. However, they're certain they won the NBA trading deadline. Landing two-time All- Star Andre Drummond is a huge get. “For what they gave up, it's a...

Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond pulls down a rebound during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Phoenix Suns, Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2020, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

Bigger, better? Cavs acquire C Andre Drummond from Pistons

Feb. 6, 2020 11:07 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cavaliers were expected to move a big man. Instead, they added another one. In the final hour before the NBA trading deadline, Cleveland acquired two-time All-Star center Andre Drummond from the Detroit Pistons in exchange for forward John Henson, guard Brandon Knight and “the...