CLEVELAND BROWNS

Josh Gordon of the Cleveland Browns gets reinstated by the NFL

The NFL has reinstated 25-year old WR Josh Gordon of the Cleveland Browns, but they have suspended him for the first four games of the 2016 season.  Gordon didn’t play at all last year due to a violation of the league’s substance abuse policy.  Gordon was a Pro Bowler for the Browns in 2013.  He […]

July 26, 2016 7:42 pm read more

The Cleveland Browns sign Nick Hayden to a 1-year deal

The Cleveland Browns have signed 30-year old DT Nick Hayden to a 1-year deal.  Hayden played in all 16 games for the Cowboys last year and he had 48 tackles, 1 fumble recovery and 2 passes defensed.  He has now played in 76 games in his first seven years in the NFL and he has […]

July 26, 2016 6:05 pm read more

The Cleveland Browns lose Desmond Bryant for the 2016 season

The Cleveland Browns have lost 30-year old DE Desmond Bryant for the entire 2016 season.  He tore a pectoral muscle last week and he has surgery to repair it yesterday.  Bryant played in 14 games for the Browns last year and he had 33 tackles, 6 sacks and 1 forced fumble.  Bryant has now played […]

July 13, 2016 4:48 pm read more

The Cleveland Browns are in good shape at TE for the 2016 season

The Cleveland  Browns are in great shape at TE for the 2016 season!  30-year old Gary Barnidge came out of nowhere last year to earn his first trip to the Pro Bowl.  Barnidge played in 16 games (13 starts) for the Browns last year and he caught 79 passes for 1,043 yards (13.2 avg) with […]

July 13, 2016 4:45 pm read more

The Cleveland Browns are going young at WR in 2016

The Cleveland Browns selected four WRs in the 2016 NFL Draft, so they are going young at WR this year!  It all starts with 22-year old Corey Coleman.  Coleman was the Browns’ first round pick (#15 overall) out Baylor.  He is only the small side at 5’11”, 185 pounds…..but he has speed to burn and […]

July 13, 2016 4:31 pm read more

The Cleveland Browns waive Connor Shaw

The Cleveland Browns have waived 24-year old QB Connor Shaw.  Shaw spent last season on the Injured Reserve List after injuring his thumb pretty badly in the pre-season.  Shaw played in 1 game (1 start) for the Browns in 2014 and he completed 14 of 28 (50%) passes for 177 yards with 0 TD passes […]

July 1, 2016 3:12 am read more

CLEVELAND CAVALIERS

The Cleveland Cavaliers sign Chris Andersen

The Cleveland Cavaliers have signed 38-year old center Chris Andersen to a 1-year deal.  Andersen played in 27 games (15 starts) for the Heat and Grizzlies last year in which he averaged 14.9 minutes, 3.9 points, 3.6 rebounds and 0.4 assists per game.  He has now played in 683 games (45 starts) in his first […]

July 16, 2016 1:49 pm read more

The Cleveland Cavaliers send Sasha Kaun to the 76ers

The Cleveland Cavaliers have sent 31-year old center Sasha Kaun and a lot of cash to the 76ers for the draft rights to 25-year old power forward Chu Chu Maduabum.  Kaun played in 25 games (0 starts) for the Cavaliers as a rookie last year and he averaged 3.8 minutes, 0.9 points, 1.0 rebound and […]

July 16, 2016 1:43 pm read more

The Cleveland Cavaliers acquire Mike Dunleavy

The Cleveland Cavaliers have acquired 35-year old SF/SG Mike Dunleavy and the draft rights for 31-year old power forward Vladimir Veremenko for the draft rights to 34-year old center Albert Miralles, who was just acquired from the Bucks earlier today in the Matthew Dellavedova deal.  The Bulls needed to move Dunleavy’s $4.8 million dollar contract […]

July 7, 2016 11:40 pm read more

The Cleveland Cavaliers deal Matthew Dellavedova to the Bucks

The Cleveland Cavaliers have done and sign and trade deal in which they have sent 25-year old point guard Matthew Dellavedova to the Milwaukee Bucks for cash, the draft rights to 34-year old center Albert Miralles and a trade exception valued at $4.8 million dollars (which is the same amount that Mike Dunleavy makes). Dellavedova […]

July 7, 2016 11:34 pm read more

LeBron James declines his player option with the Cleveland Cavaliers for the 2016-17 season

31-year old small forward LeBron James has turned down his player option with the Cleveland Cavaliers for the 2016-17 season, which was worth $24 million bucks.  No reason to worry about this Cavs’ fans, as he will sign another two year deal with an opt out next summer, as he tries to squeeze every penny […]

June 29, 2016 4:45 pm read more

The Cleveland Cavaliers pick up their option on Jordan McRae

The Cleveland Cavaliers have picked up their team option on 25-year old shooting guard Jordan McRae, valued at $875,000.  McRae played in 15 games (1 start) for the Cavs last year and he averaged 7.5 minutes, 4.1 points, 0.8 rebounds and 1.0 assist per game.  In that one start, on the last day of the […]

June 28, 2016 7:59 pm read more

CLEVELAND INDIANS

The Cleveland Indians release Bryson Myles

The Cleveland Indians have released 26-year old righty swinging outfielder Bryson Myles.  Myles played in 69 games in AA+AAA-ball for the Indians this year and he was 48 of 208 (.231 avg, .723 OPS) with 27 runs scored, 7 homers, 25 RBIs and 10 stolen bases.  He has now played in 504 games in his […]

July 25, 2016 12:32 pm read more

Ray Narleski was a solid pitcher for the Cleveland Indians a long time ago

Righty reliever Ray Narleski was a solid pitcher for the Cleveland Indians a long, long time ago.  Narleski pitched in 224 games (42 starts) in his five years with the Indians and he was 39-21 with 53 saves, a 3.22 ERA and a 1.30 WHIP.  He gave up 501 hits and 276 walks while whiffing […]

July 24, 2016 12:43 pm read more

The Cleveland Indians sign Joe Thatcher

The Cleveland Indians have signed 34-year old lefty reliever Joe Thatcher to a minor league deal.  Thatcher pitched in 17 games (0 starts) in AAA-ball for the Dodgers earlier this year and he was 0-0 with a 3.60 ERA and a 1.27 WHIP.  He gave up 14 hits and 5 walks while whiffing 21 batters […]

July 22, 2016 10:03 am read more

The Cleveland Indians call up Kyle Crockett

The Cleveland Indians have called up 24-year old lefty reliever Kyle Crockett.  Crockett pitched in 11 games (0 starts) earlier this year for the Tribe and he was 0-0 with a 14.73 ERA and a 2.56 WHIP.  He also pitched in 26 games (0 starts) in AAA-ball for the Indians this year in which he […]

July 19, 2016 2:44 am read more

The Cleveland Indians place Yan Gomes on the D.L.

The Cleveland Indians have placed 28-year old righty swinging Yan Gomes off the D.L. due to a separated right shoulder.  Gomes has played in 71 games for the Tribe so far this year and he is 41 of 249 (.165 avg, .512 OPS) with 21 runs scored, 8 homers and 32 RBIs.  He has whiffed […]

July 18, 2016 5:29 pm read more