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Jun 22

Chauncey Billups, Cavaliers remain in holding pattern, per AP sources

Two people familiar with the negotiations say the Cleveland Cavaliers have not yet offered Chauncey Billups a role in their front office.

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Jun 22

NBA Draft marketing intertwined with LeBron James speculation, Cleveland Cavaliers drama

The mass marketing of the NBA continues on June 22 with the league’s annual player draft.Show time is 7 p.m. on ESPN, the league’s predominant TV and multimedia partner.Set for staging at Barclays Center, home of the NBA’s Brooklyn Nets, this showcase …

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Jun 21

Source: Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert, Chauncey Billups meeting for second time

CLEVELAND >> Chauncey Billups once competed against the Cleveland Cavaliers as a player. He could be joining them.

Billups met with team owner Dan Gilbert on Wednesday for the second straight day to discuss an executive position with the Cavaliers, who are regrouping after losing in the Finals.

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Jun 21

Chauncey Billups, Cavaliers owner meeting for 2nd time, per AP source

A person familiar with the negotiations says Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert is meeting for the second straight day with former NBA star Chauncey Billups about a front-office position.

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Jun 21

Report: Cleveland Cavaliers players warning Bulls’ Jimmy Butler not to join Cavs

A few days ago, Jimmy Butler of the Chicago Bulls was reportedly pushing for a trade to the Cavaliers. Now, Cavalier players are warning Butler to stay away, according to the Chicago Sun-Times.

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Jun 21

Cleveland Cavaliers in chaos after David Griffin leaves on eve of pivotal summer

CLEVELAND >> Nothing ever seems good enough for Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert.

Not a championship. Not three straight appearances in the NBA Finals. Not a rapt fan base. Not being forgiven by LeBron James.

He’s demanding. A fearless, risk-taking, casino-owning gambler. Those attributes have made him a billionaire businessman, a tough boss to please and the reason why the Cavaliers are in a current state of chaos.

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Jun 21

Cleveland Cavaliers: Chauncey Billups meets with Dan Gilbert

CLEVELAND >> Chauncey Billups was clutch as a player, earning the nickname “Mr. Big Shot.”

He could soon have a new title.

The former All-Star guard met Tuesday with Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert about a position in Cleveland’s front office, a person familiar with the encounter told the Associated Press.

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Jun 20

A hiring and a sorta-firing could lead LeBron James from Cleveland to the Clippers

On opposite sides of the country Monday afternoon, two seemingly unrelated events could set in motion a massive change for LeBron James and the entire NBA.

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Jun 20

Jeff Schudel: Keeping LeBron James a happy Cavalier should be top priority of Griffin’s successor

What’s done cannot be undone, as Lady Macbeth said long before June 19 when David Griffin walked away as Cavaliers general manager.So now the only thing that matters is whether LeBron James will be happy enough with the new setup to stick around after …

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Jun 20

Watch: Chauncey Billups may have future in Cleveland Cavaliers front office

Former Denver Nuggets guard Chauncey Billups is rumored to be targeted by Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert to replace General Manager David Griffin.Adrian Wojnarowski cited league sources in announcing the news.

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Jun 20

GM David Griffin, Cleveland Cavaliers part ways after title, 3 straight Finals

CLEVELAND >> One year ago, David Griffin celebrated the biggest win in Cavaliers history.

He marked the anniversary Monday by walking away from the team.

Griffin’s three-year run as general manager with Cleveland is over after one championship and three straight trips to the NBA Finals.

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Jun 20

Jeff Schudel: Gilbert should have butted out, accepted Griffin’s vision of Cleveland Cavaliers’ future

Al Lerner passed away in 2002 in his fourth year as owner of the expansion Browns. That was the only season they’ve made the playoffs since 1999. Year 19 isn’t looking like the one that is going to end the 15-year drought.Lerner was successful in many …

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Jun 20

Chauncey Billups may take over Cavaliers with GM David Griffin set to depart

There has been a lot of talk about the Cleveland Cavaliers trading for a big name, such as Jimmy Butler or Paul George. But the team could be on the verge of bringing in another well-known NBA figure, for a reason that has struck many observers as rather odd, given the timing.

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Jun 20

Cleveland Cavaliers’ reported pursuit of Jimmy Butler, Paul George won’t involve Griffin

The Cavaliers have no picks in the two-round NBA draft June 22, but that doesn’t mean their team will remain as is when the draft concludes.One day after stories surfaced of the Cavaliers showing interest in Paul George of the Pacers, the ever-vigilant…

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Jun 19

Cleveland Cavaliers head into important summer with cloud over David Griffin’s future

CLEVELAND >> Dethroned last week as NBA champions, the Cleveland Cavaliers are stepping into a summer already off to a strange start.

With the draft just days away, and major roster decisions – maybe even a blockbuster trade for Paul George – needing to be made, the Cavaliers aren’t certain who will be calling the shots going forward as they attempt to close the gap on the Golden State Warriors.

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Jun 17

Jeff Schudel: Analysts are free with advice on how to fix the Cavaliers

Twenty-eight teams in the NBA need more than the Cavaliers need to conquer the Golden State Warriors.. But the Cavaliers are the team all the pundits want to advise, because unless something unforeseen happens, the Cavaliers and Warriors will meet for …

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Jun 13

Cleveland Cavaliers are now chasing Warriors

Once he congratulated Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry, LeBron James left the floor following Game 5 and found Kyrie Irving waiting for him.Cleveland’s two stars embraced, and as they headed toward the locker room and Queen’s “We Are the Champions” playe…

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Jun 13

LeBron James is still the best player in the world, but will he ever beat the Warriors again?

The last time LeBron James lost in the NBA Finals, he sat in front of his locker, a towel over his head and in full uniform, for 45 minutes. It came before he had brought a championship to Cleveland, before Kevin Durant had moved to Golden State, before the NBA had changed forever.

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Jun 13

The Cleveland Cavaliers and 28 other teams now start chasing the champion Warriors

The alarm was sounded loud and clear by LeBron James not long after the NBA Finals ended, and every other player, coach and general manager around the league who did not end this season drenched in champagne surely agreed with what he was saying.The Go…

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Jun 13

What should the Cleveland Cavaliers do now?

The Cleveland Cavaliers are the second best team in the league, but it’s a distant second, says Adrian Wojnarowski of the Vertical.

Watch to see what Wojnarowski says the Cavs should do next with players and General Manager David Griffin.

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