Archive for 2009/04


After lopsided series, Cavaliers resting up

CLEVELAND (AP) — Sweep, now sleep. Dusting Detroit has given the Cleveland Cavaliers some exten…

Deveney: Can triple-double machine Rondo save the Celtics?

The middle games of most NBA playoff series are finished and it’s winning time. Sean Deveney looks ahead at who will prevail.

LeBron lifts Cavs to first-round sweep of Pistons

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) — LeBron James made 3-pointers from every angle, drove into the lane for d…

Prideful Pistons hope to extend series with Cavs

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) — One word kept coming up Saturday as Cleveland’s players and coaches disc…

LeBron lifts Cavs to 3-0 series lead over Pistons

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) — LeBron James huffed and puffed about being pushed and shoved by the Detr…

Deveney: The NBA’s best clutch shooters, defenders and more

SN’s list of the best at the stuff that’s most important to success in this year’s playoffs.

LeBron James-led Cavs cruise to Motor City up 2-0

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) — Richard Hamilton slipped into his white Bentley luxury sedan, decked out…

LeBron & Cavs chill with 2-0 lead over Pistons

DETROIT (AP) — The Cleveland Cavaliers and Detroit Pistons had a day of rest Wednesday. Cavs coach …

Deveney: Point guards making their mark in this year’s playoffs

From the rookie (Derrick Rose) to the veteran (Chauncey Billups), point guard are making a major impact in the playoffs.

Cavaliers hold off Pistons to go up 2-0

CLEVELAND (AP) — Their late comeback, impressive as it was by guys who hardly play, came up short. …