All the postseason heroics and regular-season highlights are captured within this 128-page, with feature articles, full-color tribute to the team, series recaps and incredible photography from the award-winning staff of The Plain Dealer. The wait is over.
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The Comeback: LeBron, the Cavs & Cleveland: How LeBron James Came Home and Brought Cleveland a ChampionshipGray & Company, Publishers #ad - . Then, in june 2014, LeBron announced he was coming home. Gray Company Publishers. How the cavaliers reached the 2016 nba finals to face a golden state Warriors team, led by MVP Stephen Curry, that had just set the NBA record for wins and had vanquished the Cavs in the Finals the previous season. How lebron won back fans with a heartfelt message — and savvy PR.
. How lebron and the cavs, down a historically hopeless three games to one, sparked an unprecedented come-from-behind surge symbolized by LeBron's superhuman block in Game 7 to stun Golden State and bring home the NBA Championship. Fans felt gut-punched in 2010 when local hero and MVP LeBron James announced he was leaving the Cavaliers and Northeast Ohio for Miami.
The Comeback: LeBron, the Cavs & Cleveland: How LeBron James Came Home and Brought Cleveland a Championship #ad - How the cavs' front office crafted a championship-caliber team with a big three of James, Kyrie Irving, and Kevin Love and a bench stocked not only with talent but character and chemistry. This epic homecoming tale recounts one of the greatest cleveland sports stories ever — how LeBron James and the Cavaliers took fans on a roller coaster ride from despair to hope and, finally, to glory as the 2016 NBA champions.
. But would lebron's return be enough to restore his reputation, revive the franchise, and reward the long-suffering fans? Veteran Cleveland sportswriter Terry Pluto tells how it all happened. The cavs nose-dived in the standings and struggled to recover.
Cleveland Is King: The Cleveland Cavaliers’ Historic 2016 Championship SeasonTriumph Books #ad - Unlike in 2015 when they were decimated by injuries, hawks, they stayed largely healthy in the 2016 playoffs and torched the Pistons, and Raptors on their way to a Finals rematch versus Stephen Curry and the record-breaking Warriors. Packed with unmatched analysis and dynamic color photography, from tyronn Lue taking over as coach during the season, Cleveland Is King takes fans through the Cavaliers historic and improbable journey, to LeBron shaping the team in his image, to the team rallying from the brink of elimination in dramatic fashion to steal the championship in Oakland.
Cleveland Is King: The Cleveland Cavaliers’ Historic 2016 Championship Season #ad - The moment that lebron james declared his return to the Cleveland Cavaliers in 2014, there was no doubt the franchise was all in on ending the city of Cleveland’s over half-century drought without a major sports championship. Gray Company Publishers. This commemorative edition also includes in-depth profiles of King James, Finals hero Kyrie Irving, big man Kevin Love, and more key players in the Cleveland’s extraordinary championship run.
From the mid-season coaching change to a 3-1 NBA Finals deficit, the Cavs were determined to overcome any obstacle to capture the first NBA title in franchise history. All In.
Return of the King: LeBron James, the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Greatest Comeback in NBA HistoryGrand Central Publishing #ad - Grand central. Gray Company Publishers. Get the background on all the controversies, the rivalries, plot twist, and the bad blood from two reporters who were there for every day, and social media snafu as they take you through the fascinating ride that culminated in a heart-stopping Game Seven. You'll hear from all the characters involved: the players, the executives, the agents, and the owners as they reveal stories never before told.
Return of the King: LeBron James, the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Greatest Comeback in NBA History #ad - What really happened when lebron james stunned the nba by leaving a potential dynasty in miami to come home to play with the cleveland cavaliers? how did the cavs use secret meetings to put together the deal to add star Kevin Love? Who really made the controversial decision to fire coach David Blatt when the team was in first place? Where did the greatest comeback in NBA history truly begin-and end?RETURN OF THE KING takes you onto the private planes, and into the middle of the intense huddles where one of the greatest stories in basketball history took place, inside the locker-room conversations, resulting in the Cavs winning the 2016 NBA title after trailing the Golden State Warriors three games to one.
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Sports Illustrated Cleveland Cavaliers 2016 NBA Champs Special Commemorative IssueSports Illustrated #ad - Of course lebron had help: blossoming star point guard Kyrie Irving, forward Kevin Love and a strong cast of role players—J. R. Together with rookie coach Tyronn Lue, those Cavs put together an astounding run to the title. Sports illustrated has been there from the start of the creation of this roster, breaking the news of James' return and following the team's progress over two years and now celebrates Cleveland's pride with a special commemorative edition collecting the best of SI's Cavs’ coverage through the years.
The past and present of cleveland's team are captured in 104 colorful pages featuring si’s trademark prose and photos: From Lee Jenkins' 2015 in-depth look at LeBron as he pushed the eventual champs forward, to Michael Rosenberg's profile of Kyrie Irving and look at Tyronn Lue's rise through the coaching world, all of it set in the context of the team's determined run through the playoffs.
Sports Illustrated Cleveland Cavaliers 2016 NBA Champs Special Commemorative Issue #ad - The cavaliers' rise is more than the story of raising a trophy but one about a team that elevated an long-suffering region and burnished an already golden legacy. Please note that this product is an authorized edition published by Time Inc. The first team from cleveland to win a title in a major sport in 52 years, the 73-win Warriors, the first to come back from a 3-1 deficit in the Finals, and matched against arguably the best team in history, the Cavaliers are the unlikeliest —but perhaps the most likable—NBA champions of all time.
. Led by lebron james, an akron native who returned to cleveland after four years in Miami to bring a championship to his fellow Ohioans, the Cavs made good on James' promise even as he established himself as one of the game's true greats. Smith, tristan thompson, Iman Shumpert and Channing Frye.
ESPN 30 for 30: BelievelandTeam Marketing 42926282 #ad - Grand central. Known as cleveland, it is the site of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and the home of the Indians, the Browns and the Cavaliers. Believeland is a celebration of faith, a testament to how much sports mean to Cleveland. And how much Cleveland means to sports. But it s also the home of an agonizing losing streak.
There s a special place on the southern shore of Lake Erie, at the mouth of the Cuyahoga River. Film includes updated ending with the Cleveland Cavaliers NBA championship victory. Gray Company Publishers. Those sports teams, and the hearts they ve broken over and over again, have inspired a different name for the city: Believeland.
ESPN 30 for 30: Believeland #ad - Of all american cities that have at least three major sports franchises, Cleveland is the only one that has failed to win a championship in the last half-century. Directed by ohio native andy billman, this evocative documentary will take you on a trip that goes back more than 50 years and captures the seminal ups and downs of the once-thriving metropolis.
The Cleveland Cavaliers 2016 NBA Champions Season Game Log Yearbook: Game-By-Game Boxscores and StatisticsCreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform #ad - 17. 99 gray Company Publishers. The cleveland cavaliers 2016 nba champions season game Log Yearbook" is the perfect keepsake item for all Cavs fan to remember such a remarkable season and all of the big performances that took place along the way. Included is every statistic and game log for the entire 2015-16 season.
Grand central. After 52 years of waiting, the 2015-16 cleveland cavaliers finally ended the sports championship drought for the city and its long-suffering fans when they became the first team in NBA history to overcome a 3-1 series deficit in the Finals to defeat the Golden State Warriors. Behind the incredible mvp performance of LeBron James, the Cavs will forever have a place in history as a truly special team.
The Blueprint: LeBron James, Cleveland's Deliverance, and the Making of the Modern NBADutton #ad - He was witness to the blueprint, as he calls it, which the Cavs put together to win their star player back from Miami and build a team that could win the ultimate championship. Jason lloyd, tells the story of how the nba really works, a true insider, and how everyone—from the front office to the stars on the court to the new generation of coaches—worked together to create an unforgettable winning team.
And, most important, the end of the Cleveland Curse. Gray Company Publishers. Grand central. An unputdownable, must-have sports book for every LeBron James, Cleveland Cavaliers, and NBA fan. June 19, 2016: the greatest moment in cleveland sports history, when the Cleveland Cavaliers won the NBA Finals and broke the Cleveland Curse.
The Blueprint: LeBron James, Cleveland's Deliverance, and the Making of the Modern NBA #ad - . It was the triumph fans had been waiting fifty-two years for, and an incredible community of fans, an audacious plan to build a winning team, a couple of maverick GMs, and it wasn’t easy to get there—but thanks to LeBron James, it happened; and 2016 saw the birth of a new Cavaliers dynasty. But how did they get there? it was a roller-coaster ride from tragedy to triumph, a longtime Northeast Ohio resident turned reporter for the Akron Beacon Journal, one that Jason Lloyd, got to see firsthand.
It incorporated several losing seasons, some high-risk draft picks, and an entirely new understanding of how to build a championship team. The best part of the plan is that it worked, culminating in the most exciting Finals series in NBA history.