October 2016

NBA Season Preview: Cleveland Cavaliers

CLEVELAND CAVALIERS Camp Location: Cleveland Clinic Courts, Independence, Ohio. Coach: Tyronn Lue, one year, 27-14. Last Season: 57-25, defeated Golden State for NBA championship. Key…


NBA Season Preview: Golden State Warriors

GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS Camp Location: Warriors Practice Facility, Oakland. Coach: Steve Kerr, two years, 140-24. Last Season: 73-9, lost to Cleveland in NBA Finals. Key…



Podcast: Davies talks Cavs opener, season

Spencer Davies joined Corey Crisan on YSU Rookery Radio’s “The Timeout” in Youngstown to discuss the Cavs’ ring night, the growing chemistry on the team and goals for the season.



NBA Season Preview: Oklahoma City Thunder

OKLAHOMA CITY THUNDER Camp Location: Thunder Development Center, Oklahoma City. Coach: Billy Donovan, one year, 55-27. Last Season: 55-27, lost to Golden State in Western…



NBA Season Preview: Toronto Raptors

TORONTO RAPTORS Camp Location: Fortius Sports & Health Canada, B.C. Coach: Dwane Casey, seven years, 263-253. Last Season: 56-26, lost to Cleveland in Eastern Conference finals. Key Returnees:…


NBA Season Preview: Philadelphia 76ers

PHILADELPHIA 76ERS Camp Location: Stockton University Coach: Brett Brown, three years, 47-199. Last Season: 10-72, did not make playoffs. Key Returnees: Joel Embiid, Nerlens Noel,…



NBA Preview: Names, numbers and notes

The NBA will tip off its 71st season on Tuesday, Oct. 25 with three games, including a TNT doubleheader with the defending champion Cavaliers hosting…


NBA Season Preview: New Orleans Pelicans

NEW ORLEANS PELICANS Camp Location: Pelicans Practice Facility, Metairie, La. Coach: Alvin Gentry, second year with Pelicans; 13 years overall; 365-422. Last Season: 30-52, did…