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Game 1 Preview: Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Toronto Raptors - Basketball Insiders;

Game 1 Preview: Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Toronto Raptors - Basketball Insiders

Basketball InsidersGame 1 Preview: Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Toronto RaptorsBasketball InsidersThe road to the NBA Finals continues as the second round of the postseason has officially begun. For the second straight year, the Cleveland Cavaliers will take on the Toronto Raptors in what was expected by many to be an Eastern Conference Finals ...and more »

2017 NBA Playoffs: Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Toronto Raptors Preview - Hoops Habit;

2017 NBA Playoffs: Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Toronto Raptors Preview - Hoops Habit

Hoops Habit2017 NBA Playoffs: Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Toronto Raptors PreviewHoops HabitThe 2016 Eastern Conference Finals rematch will take place in the 2017 Eastern Conference semifinals, as the Cleveland Cavaliers take on the Toronto Raptors. As a result of circumstance, the two most talented rosters in the Eastern Conference will ...and more »

Marla Ridenour: To take next step in defending title, Cavaliers need to show they mean business early in Raptors series - Akron Beacon Journal

Marla Ridenour: To take next step in defending title, Cavaliers need to show they mean business early in Raptors seriesAkron Beacon JournalINDEPENDENCE: This week we will find out how serious the Cavaliers are about repeating as NBA champions. We will see if they realize that sweeps in the first two rounds in 2016 and playing just 14 games before reaching The Finals was the reason they ...and more »

Cavaliers vs Raptors Game 1: Game preview, start time, and TV info - Fear the Sword;

Cavaliers vs Raptors Game 1: Game preview, start time, and TV info - Fear the Sword

Fear the SwordCavaliers vs Raptors Game 1: Game preview, start time, and TV infoFear the SwordIt feels like it's been several years since the Cavaliers last played honest-to-god basketball, but the long wait is over. The team hasn't suited up since April 23rd, and their second-round series against the Raptors is set to begin. The Raptors lost ...and more »

Raptors must play fearlessly to take down LeBron: Arthur - Toronto Star;

Raptors must play fearlessly to take down LeBron: Arthur - Toronto Star

Toronto StarRaptors must play fearlessly to take down LeBron: ArthurToronto StarThe key to victory starting Monday night in Cleveland could be in shutting down the Cavaliers' supporting cast. When they heat up, it only makes the monster stronger. LeBron James of the Cavs passes around Kyle Lowry of the Raptors on opening night at ...and more »

NBA PLAYOFFS - Toronto Sun;

NBA PLAYOFFS - Toronto Sun

Toronto SunNBA PLAYOFFSToronto SunLeBron James is always the centre of attention, the singular element stories and clips are based around. It has been that way since he first stepped into the NBA out of high school and has never changed. James hoisted the Cleveland Cavaliers on his ...and more »

Toronto Raptors vs. Cleveland Cavaliers: 2017 NBA Eastern Conference Semifinals Preview and Prediction - AthlonSports.com;

Toronto Raptors vs. Cleveland Cavaliers: 2017 NBA Eastern Conference Semifinals Preview and Prediction - AthlonSports.com

AthlonSports.comToronto Raptors vs. Cleveland Cavaliers: 2017 NBA Eastern Conference Semifinals Preview and PredictionAthlonSports.comThrough ups and downs, trials and tribulations of what is the NBA season, we enter the Eastern Conference Semifinals with a bit of the expected: the Cleveland Cavaliers facing off against the Toronto Raptors. Both teams took meandering paths to this ...and more »

4 key role players to watch in Cavaliers versus Raptors - Blasting News;

4 key role players to watch in Cavaliers versus Raptors - Blasting News

Blasting News4 key role players to watch in Cavaliers versus RaptorsBlasting NewsThe Cavs and Raptors head into a series filled with stars, but here are four key role players to watch in this series. Share on Facebook. Are you an influencer? Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Toronto Raptors 2016 NBA Playoffs Guide ... - cleveland.com.and more »

Raptors acquisitions key to besting LeBron and Cavs: Casey - TheChronicleHerald.ca;

Raptors acquisitions key to besting LeBron and Cavs: Casey - TheChronicleHerald.ca

TheChronicleHerald.caRaptors acquisitions key to besting LeBron and Cavs: CaseyTheChronicleHerald.caRaptors coach Dwane Casey says recent acquisitions Serge Ibaka and P.J. Tucker will help slow down Cleveland star LeBron James in Toronto's second-round series with the Cavaliers. Game 1 is set for Monday in Toronto. 1:39 Positive results on ...and more »

NBA Playoffs: Q&A on the Cavaliers with Fear the Sword - RaptorsHQ (blog);

NBA Playoffs: Q&A on the Cavaliers with Fear the Sword - RaptorsHQ (blog)

RaptorsHQ (blog)NBA Playoffs: Q&A on the Cavaliers with Fear the SwordRaptorsHQ (blog)Hope everyone enjoyed their weekend free of Raptor-related stress, because next week is full of LeBron-induced destruction. With the Raptors vs. Cavaliers kicking off tomorrow, we thought who better to bring along than someone from SB Nation's Cavs ...and more »

How Cavaliers-Raptors match up - Akron Beacon Journal

How Cavaliers-Raptors match upAkron Beacon JournalCavaliers: Four-time All-Star Kyrie Irving averaged 25.3 points and three assists per game in the first-round series against the Pacers, but shot .419 from the field (down from .473 in the regular season) and .219 (down from .401) from 3-point range.and more »

Raptors ready to face Cavs after 3 days off - Waterloo Record;

Raptors ready to face Cavs after 3 days off - Waterloo Record

Waterloo RecordRaptors ready to face Cavs after 3 days offWaterloo RecordFILE - In this May 27, 2016, file photo, Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James, right, steals the ball from Toronto Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan (10) during the first half of Game 6 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals in Toronto. Toronto ...and more »

Thoughts on Bird, Cavs' outside shooting, more - TSN;

Thoughts on Bird, Cavs' outside shooting, more - TSN

TSNThoughts on Bird, Cavs' outside shooting, moreTSN1. LARRY BIRD (Pacers): The Hall of Famer has stepped down as the president of the Pacers. When you look at the stability and consistency of their franchise, you think of guys like him and Donnie Walsh. It's a well-run operation, but there's a big ...and more »

Practice notes: Feeling great about yourself - Raptors Republic;

Practice notes: Feeling great about yourself - Raptors Republic

Raptors RepublicPractice notes: Feeling great about yourselfRaptors RepublicOn occasion, Kyle Lowry's media availability is humorous, insightful, and illuminating. On other occasions, Lowry…is, uhh, a good basketball player. Sunday was one of the latter sessions, and while humorous, Lowry's five minutes didn't inform a whole ...and more »

Updated Odds to Win 2017 NBA Title: Teams, times and how to watch - WagerTalk News (blog);

Updated Odds to Win 2017 NBA Title: Teams, times and how to watch - WagerTalk News (blog)

WagerTalk News (blog)Updated Odds to Win 2017 NBA Title: Teams, times and how to watchWagerTalk News (blog)It seems like yesterday but it was nearly a full year ago that the hopeful Cleveland Cavaliers matched up with the Atlanta Hawks in the second round of the Eastern Conference playoffs. With King James comfortably back in the Cleveland burbs leading a ...and more »

Numbers preview: Cleveland Cavaliers (2) vs. Toronto Raptors (3) - ClickLancashire;

Numbers preview: Cleveland Cavaliers (2) vs. Toronto Raptors (3) - ClickLancashire

ClickLancashireNumbers preview: Cleveland Cavaliers (2) vs. Toronto Raptors (3)ClickLancashireThe only question is which team it will be: The newly formed super team Golden State Warriors, or the always reliable San Antonio Spurs? That's about as plain as you can make it. For me, I just go out and try to win every game and do whatever it takes ...and more »

Cavs coach Tyronn Lue not bothered by LeBron James' increased postseason minutes - Alive For Football;

Cavs coach Tyronn Lue not bothered by LeBron James' increased postseason minutes - Alive For Football

Alive For FootballCavs coach Tyronn Lue not bothered by LeBron James' increased postseason minutesAlive For FootballWarriors assistant coach Mike Brown guided Golden State in his absence and could be pressed into duty throughout the playoffs. That's about as plain as you can make it. I don't care who you are, what team it is, no game is safe due to the fact the ...and more »

Raptors-Cavaliers Series Preview: Outside perspectives & reader poll - Raptors Republic;

Raptors-Cavaliers Series Preview: Outside perspectives & reader poll - Raptors Republic

Raptors RepublicRaptors-Cavaliers Series Preview: Outside perspectives & reader pollRaptors RepublicIt can also be instructive to get perspectives from outside of the team-specific bubble. Those without a rooting (or writing) interest in the series have the benefit of more space, a balance of knowledge across both teams, and less potential bias ...and more »

LeBron James crushes 2017 NBA Playoffs workout - Normangee Star

LeBron James crushes 2017 NBA Playoffs workoutNormangee StarThe starting unit of James, Irving, Love, J.R. Smith, and Tristan Thompson recorded a negative net rating in every game of the series. Lance Stephenson came off the IN bench to lead the Pacers with 22 points. “I got the switch off on Myles Turner and ...and more »

Capsule preview of the Raptors-Cavaliers series - Daily Mail

Capsule preview of the Raptors-Cavaliers seriesDaily MailStory line: Rematch of last season's Eastern Conference finals, won by Cleveland in six games. The Cavaliers then beat the Raptors three more times in the first six weeks of this season before Toronto won on the final night with LeBron James, Kyrie ...and more »