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LeBron James Beat Reporter — The Plain Dealer

NBA reporter for Cleveland dot com covering LeBron James and the Cavaliers.;

Iman Shumpert (concussion) may play against Raptors — INDEPENDENCE, Ohio -- There is a "great chance" Iman Shumpert plays in the Cavs' first road game Friday night despite still being in the league's concussion protocol, coach Tyronn Lue said Thursday. Shumpert was on the court during the portion...

LeBron James has wardrobe riding on Indians in World Series — CLEVELAND, Ohio -- If LeBron James and his Cavaliers teammates do indeed attend Game 2 of the World Series as they suggested they would, several may be wearing Indians jerseys. And if the Tribe holds on and beats the Chicago Cubs in the series, Dwyane Wade will be donning a full Indians uniform when the Bulls play at The Q Jan.

The Cavs' newfound identity that should scare the entire NBA — CLEVELAND, Ohio -- The knitted blue tie around Kyrie Irving's neck was something to behold because, well, in his first five seasons he didn't wear them to games. Irving also traded in his faded, tight blue jeans with holes in the knees, his ball cap and his hoodie for a crisp blue suit.

Cavs guard Iman Shumpert in NBA's concussion protocol; DeAndre Liggins next man up — CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Iman Shumpert is in the NBA's concussion protocol after banging his head off Knicks forward Kristaps Porzingis in the third quarter of the Cavs' 117-88 win on opening night. That makes two Cavs backup point guards in the protocol. Kay Felder landed there when he was elbowed by teammate Chris "Bird Man" Andersen on Friday.

LeBron James, Cavs 'stay hot' with season-opening 117-88 win over Knicks — CLEVELAND, Ohio -- LeBron James had never lost on ring night, and surely wasn't going to let that streak die here. James and the Cavs actually kept a number of streaks alive on Tuesday, riding the King's triple-double and a third-quarter onslaught from Kyrie Irving to a 117-88 season-opening victory over the New York Knicks.

The Cavaliers' 2016 NBA championship banner, rings, night belongs to all Clevelanders — CLEVELAND, Ohio -- The banner rose from a metal cast, golden, miniature Cleveland skyline. It said 2016 NBA Champions. Nothing else was needed to be said. LeBron James wiped away tears. He touched the banner before it descended into the sky. The soldout, delirious crowd of 20,562 serenaded him with MVP chants.

LeBron James calls Game 7 block 'defining moment' of his career in Nike commercial — CLEVELAND, Ohio -- LeBron James' latest Nike commercial portrays his game-saving, chase-down block of Andre Iguodala in Game 7 of the NBA Finals as a "defining moment" of the Cavs' superstar's illustrious career.

LeBron James and Dan Gilbert to meet this week and discuss Cavs' direction — INDEPENDENCE, Ohio -- The relationship between LeBron James and Cavs owner Dan Gilbert has a checkered past, but they nevertheless converged in June on the goal they've shared since they first got together when Gilbert first purchased the team in...

New York Knicks vs. Cleveland Cavaliers, Game 1 — While the Cavs collect their jewelry and hang their flag commemorating their 2016 Finals triumph before hosting the Knicks in the season opener at 7:30 p.m., the Indians are of course hosting Game 1 of the World Series across the street.

LeBron James, Cavs look to bake another championship cake

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Oct 26, 2016

RT @ChrisFedor: He didn't get a ring or champagne. But #Cavs DeAndre Liggins got something, perhaps, even better: another NBA shot

Oct 26, 2016

RT @ChrisFedor: Matthew Dellavedova starting for Bucks tonight. Has worked his tail off and gets the bigger opportunity he's been wanting.

Oct 26, 2016

New story: The Cavs' comfortable, new identity, forged over 2 yrs of turmoil, should scare NBA @clevelanddotcom 

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