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Wednesday, August 23, 2017
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Here We Are, On The Brink Of What Comes Next

Too often since Election Day, I’ve been one of the despondent millions openly bemoaning what 2016 has wrought and wanting it over. But for now, for just this moment, let’s celebrate that here we are, you and I, on the brink of another year. May we cherish those who keep us human and acknowledge our incredible luck that we’re still here.

December 29, 2016
Jun 5, 2016; Oakland, CA, USA; Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) shoots the ball against Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green (23) during the first quarter in game two of the NBA Finals at Oracle Arena. Mandatory Credit: Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports

Here In Cleveland, You Gotta Respect The Scars

Right now, we are an entire region of people whose toes haven’t touched the ground since that final buzzer in Sunday’s game against the Golden State Warriors. “Everybody’s friendly, no matter where you go,” the air conditioner repairman told me yesterday as he stood in my kitchen writing out the receipt. “It’s like no one can stop smiling.”

June 23, 2016
Lebron James

Cleveland Will Champion Our Cavaliers

No sports team can fix a city’s problems. We know that. The Cavs’ glorious season was not so much a distraction as it was an affirmation that there’s a lot more to us than what’s broken.

June 18, 2015
Connie Schultz, Sports, Cleveland Cavaliers, Boston Celtics, Basketball, Playoffs, Rivalry, Journalism, Memo Pad,

Go, Cavs, And Pass The Confetti

LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers are up two games to none as the look to rout the ornery Boston Celtics in the 2015 NBA Playoffs.

April 23, 2015

Is Andrew Wiggins The Next Big Thing In The NBA?

By Kent Youngblood, Star Tribune (Minneapolis) They were at the NBA rookie symposium recently, ready to pose for a photo shoot, when it just happened. An impromptu slam-dunk contest. Memphis’ Jarnell Stokes did a reverse. Meh. Then the Timberwolves’ Glenn Robinson III did a 360. Nice. Fellow Wolf Zach LaVine bounced it off the wall, […]

August 14, 2014