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Charlotte ships Dwight Howard to Brooklyn

Jun 20, 2018 - 10:47 PM

The Hornets trade the star center to the Nets for Timefey Mozgov and two second-round picks

HEAD-SCRATCHER. Dwight Howard, who’s enjoying a career resurgence with averages of 17.4 points and 12.7 rebounds, heads to his 4th team in 4 years. Photo by Abbie Parr/Getty Images/AFP

Former Cavs center Mozgov finally collects championship ring

Dec 18, 2016 - 12:09 PM

The Russian center was traded to the Lakers just before the Cavs won the NBA title last season He finally got his ring when the Lakers traveled to Cleveland

RETURN TO CLEVELAND. "I miss this place. I'm not going to lie," Timofey Mozgov told the crowd in the city where he used to play. File photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images/AFP

Lakers' Randle dunks on own teammate

Dec 10, 2016 - 4:00 PM

The new look Lakers are still trying to figure out their chemistry

IT HAPPENS. Julius Randle is running wild out on the court. Friend or foe, you can end up on a poster. File photo by Frederic J. Brown/AFP

Center Timofey Mozgov signs with Los Angeles Lakers

Jul 09, 2016 - 3:25 PM

Mozgov who won an NBA title with the Cavs last season signs a 4 year deal worth 64 million with the Lakers

LAKE SHOW. Timofey Mozgov joins a franchise known for its great centers. Photo by Kamil Krzaczynski/EPA

NBA free agency 2016: winners and losers (so far)

Jul 04, 2016 - 2:15 PM

Free agency has already seen its share of eye brow raising moves Take a look back at some of the best and worst moves so far

RE-SIGNED. Jordan Clarkson was one of the bright spots for the Lakers' difficult last season. His re-signing has also been a bright spot during a head-scratching free agency period so far. Photo by Paul Buck/EPA

'Linsanity' returns to New York as free agency opens

Jul 02, 2016 - 12:02 PM

Jeremy Lin returns to New York after signing with Brooklyn while Joakim Noah heads to the Knicks and Dwight Howard joins the Hawks

AND ONE. Jeremy Lin was feeling it in Charlotte against the 76ers. File photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images/AFP

LeBron is amazing but can't end Cleveland's title drought

Jun 17, 2015 - 5:12 PM

Despite the greatest one man performance in NBA Finals history LeBron James could not make the injury weakened Cleveland Cavaliers a champion

2-4. LeBron James played in MVP form but fell short once again in the Finals. Photo by David Maxwell/EPA

Warriors bounce back strong to drub Cavs, level series 2-2

Jun 12, 2015 - 12:11 PM

Golden State finds their groove against Cleveland and ties the series at 2 2

Andre Iguodala goes to the basket for a dunk. Photo by Larry W. Smith/EPA

LeBron ready to carry gritty Cavaliers to title

Jun 09, 2015 - 12:36 PM

Asked if he could handle the load James said Well of course I m built for it It s a maximum of five games left in the NBA season So I m ready for whatever

LeBron James had a triple-double as Cleveland evened the series on Golden State's home court. Photo by John G. Mabanglo/EPA

How the Cleveland Cavaliers can win the NBA title

Jun 04, 2015 - 1:13 PM

For the first time in 8 years a LeBron James team is entering the NBA Finals as underdogs Here s how they can beat the Golden State Warriors

Kyrie Irving was an All-NBA Third Team selection this season while LeBron James was a First Team selection. Photo by Larry W. Smith/EPA

'King James' has Cavaliers near promised glory

Jun 03, 2015 - 3:18 PM

LeBron James will play in his fifth straight Finals as he tries to bring the Cleveland Cavaliers its first NBA championship

PRODIGAL SON. LeBron James returned to Cleveland with the mission of winning an NBA championship. Photo by Kamil Krzaczynski/EPA

Cleveland Cavs win 12th straight with Clippers rout

Feb 06, 2015 - 1:56 PM

Cleveland seized first place in the Central division and pull within 1 win of the club record winning streak of 13 in a row set during the 2009 10 campaign

KING JAMES. LeBron James added 23 points and 9 assists as the Cavaliers' good fortune continued. Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images/AFP

Kevin Love victimizes former team in Minnesota return

Feb 01, 2015 - 2:04 PM

Kevin Love scored 14 points and grabbed a game high 17 rebounds in his triumphant return to Minnesota as the Cleveland Cavaliers ripped the Timberwolves 106 90

NOTHING BUT LOVE. Kevin Love scores 2 of his 14 points as he sends his former team to a loss. David Sherman / NBAE / Getty Images / AFP <span class="attribution"></span>

Cavs trade for Mozgov, lose vs Rockets

Jan 08, 2015 - 4:56 PM

The Cavaliers trades 2 first round picks for center Timofey Mozgov to plug the hole in the middle left by the injured Anderson Varejao

NEW CAVALIER. The Cleveland Cavaliers give up 2 first round picks to acquire Timofey Mozgov (C) from the Denver Nuggets. Photo by Larry W. Smith/EPA

FIBA World Cup: Who deserves the four wildcard slots?

Jan 29, 2014 - 8:24 PM

Basketball writer Enzo Flojo gives his picks on which teams he thinks should fill the remaining 4 FIBA World Cup wildcard spots and why

WILD CARD. Which teams will fill in the blanks at the FIBA World Cup in Spain?