2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
22-50, 4th in Central
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4hTim Bontemps

Ball, Edwards headline NBA All-Rookie teams

LaMelo Ball and Anthony Edwards were joined by Tyrese Haliburton, Saddiq Bey and Jae'Sean Tate on the All-Rookie First Team. Immanuel Quickley, Desmond Bane, Isaiah Stewart, Isaac Okoro and Patrick Williams made the Second Team.

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NBA All-Rookie Teams All-Rookie First Team: LaMelo Ball, Anthony Edwards, Tyrese Haliburton, Saddiq Bey, Jae'Sean Tate All-Rookie Second Team: Immanuel Quickley, Desmond Bane, Isaiah Stewart, Isaac Okoro, Patrick Williams

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Cavs still view Love as valuable piece amid rebuild

General manager Koby Altman says Kevin Love gives the Cavaliers a needed mentor for its many younger players. "He has his moments, but he's ours and he's uniquely Kevin Love," Altman said.

LeBron's 3 gives Curry a strong case of déjà vu (0:55)
Sexton watches game from tunnel after ejection (1:46)
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34dMarc J. Spears

Source: Ben Wallace part of '21 hoops HOF class

Former Detroit Pistons star center Ben Wallace will be inducted into the Class of 2021 for the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, a source told ESPN's The Undefeated on Saturday.


Wizards beat Cavaliers 120-105, clinch East play-in spot

— Russell Westbrook got his first triple-double since passing Oscar Robertson and becoming the NBA's career leader earlier in the week, lifting Washington past the Cleveland Cavaliers 120-105 on Friday night and helping the Wizards clinch a spot in...

Rui goes coast-to-coast for dunk (0:30)

SportsCenter All Night: TOP 5 Plays Wednesday 05/12/21

The Top 5 Plays from Wednesday May 12th, 2021 on SportsCenter All Night on ESPN Radio w/Jay Reynolds. Presented by Marc Robbins. 5. Kevin Love CLE made DEEP three-point jumper WTAM 4. Tennessee softball walk off Ivy Davis à Beth Mowins SEC Network 3. Amed Rosario CLE Walk Off Single Tom Hamilton WTAM 2. John Collins 3PTR (117-116 ATL 4Q) Marc Kestecher ESPN Radio 1. Gerrit Cole NYY 10th, 11th, 12th K’s WFAN


Love scores 30, Cavs beat Celtics to end 11-game slide

— Kevin Love scored a season-high 30 points, Collin Sexton added 28 and the Cleveland Cavaliers snapped an 11-game losing streak with a 102-94 win in their home finale over Boston on Wednesday night, locking the Celtics into a spot in the NBA's...

Kevin Love drains the 3-pointer with ease (0:17)
Varejao goes to work on Kornet in the paint (0:16)
The best plays from the Luke Walton All-Stars (2:25)
Luka ejected for low blow on Sexton (1:00)

Doncic, Mavs cruise past Cavs 110-90 to stay in 5th in West

— Luka Doncic scored 24 points in 23 minutes and the Dallas Mavericks kept the prime spot in a tight race to avoid the Western Conference play-in tournament with a breezy 110-90 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday night.


Lilliard scores 32, Trail Blazers rout Cavaliers 141-105

— Damian Lillard had 32 points and nine assists and Enes Kanter had 18 points and 13 rebounds, leading the Portland Trail Blazers to their highest point total of the season and a 141-105 rout of the Cleveland Cavaliers on Wednesday night.


Booker scores 31, Suns dominate OT to beat Cavs 134-118

— Devin Booker scored 31 points, Chris Paul had 23 and 16 assists and the Phoenix Suns stayed in step with Utah atop the Western Conference by outlasting the under-manned Cleveland Cavaliers 134-118 in overtime on Tuesday night for their fifth...

Booker, Okoro trade buckets, send game to OT (0:43)

Team Stats

Points Per Game103.830th
Rebounds Per Game42.824th
Assists Per Game23.821st
Points Allowed111.5Tied-15th

Team History