• The Cavs have reportedly been bracing for LeBron James' potential departure for 2 years

    3 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    LeBron James can become a free agent this summer, something the Cleveland Cavaliers have reportedly been bracing for since 2016.
    James has played on short-term contracts since returning to the Cavs in 2014, using the threat of leaving to keep the team under pressure.
    By getting the Brooklyn Nets' 2018 pick in the Kyrie Irving trade and refusing to trade it, the Cavs signaled that they were prepared for life without James and would not mortgage the future to improve this year's team.
    LeBron James' free agency this summer has been the subject hanging over the entire Cleveland Cavaliers...
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  • LeBron James and Tyronn Lue reportedly didn't want to do the Kyrie Irving trade that has turned into a disaster for the Cavs

    LeBron James and Tyronn Lue reportedly didn't want to do the Kyrie Irving trade that has turned into a disaster for the Cavs

    3 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    The Cleveland Cavaliers' two losses to the Boston Celtics in the Eastern Conference Finals have shown how badly the team misses Kyrie Irving.
    It was reported on Tuesday that LeBron James and head coach Tyronn Lue were both against trading Irving, but management felt the relationship was irreparable.
    As the Cavs face the possibility of elimination against the Celtics, it raises further questions about their future, and the missed opportunity to rebuild around a young, talented point guard in Irving in the event James leaves this summer.
    LeBron James is in a position he hasn't faced in the...
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