Mar 30, 2014; Cleveland, OH, USA; Cleveland Cavaliers center Spencer Hawes (32) reacts during a game against the Indiana Pacers at Quicken Loans Arena. Cleveland won 90-76. Mandatory Credit: David Richard-USA TODAY Sports

Cleveland Cavaliers Daily Links - April 30, 2014


Each morning, Sunday through Saturday with the possible exception of holidays, Right Down Euclid co-editor Chris Manning brings you the best Cleveland Cavaliers and NBA related links from across the web. Today the links include a look at the Cavs’ center position, an analyzation of Adam Silver’s first major statement as NBA commissioner and a look at how two TV networks blew coverage of Silver’s press conference. If you have a link that you feel should be here tomorrow, e-mail Chris at [email protected] or Tweet him @cwmwrites.

Cleveland Cavaliers Links

Tuesdays With Right Down Euclid – Episode 74 – Chris Manning & Trevor Magnotti, RightDownEuclid.com

Who makes sense for the Cavaliers at the centers position - Justin Rowan, FearTheSword.com

Dan Gilbert releases statement on Donald Sterling’s racist comments - Chris Manning, RightDownEuclid.com

Which shooter do you prefer? - Jacob Rosen and TA, waitingfornextyear.com

Non-Cavaliers Links

NBA bars Clippers owner Donald Sterling for life – Lynn Zinser, The New York Times

NBA Players: We would have boycotted playoff games – Marc J. Spears, Yahoo! Sports

The Power of the Pretty Good Guys – Zach Lowe, Grantland.com

Full transcript of Adam Silver on Donald Sterling - USA Today Sports

From the archives: Uncontested: The Life of Donald Sterling – Peter Keating, ESPN.com

The Clippers, like many NBA Teams, have a Majority-Minority Fanbase – Nate Silver,  FiveThirtyEight.com

Donald Sterling’s Race Problem – and ours – Jelani Cobb, The New Yorker

TMZ, NBC blow the Donald Sterling news - Dylan Byers, POLITICO.com

Choose your own Cliptradophe: Decide how Donald Sterling will be punished and what happens next - Tim Ziller, SBNation.com

Adam Silver shines with swift and severe sanctions against Donald Sterling – Paul Flannery, SBNation.com

Report: New Celtics hire Darren Erman was fired for secret Warriors tapings – Tim Polzer, SportsIllustrated.com

NBA owners are lining up to vote Donald Sterling out – Barry Petchesky, Deadspin.com

Bill Simmons’ Big Score – Rob Tannenbaum, RollingStone.com

18 Things Rolling Stone couldn’t fit into its Bill Simmons profile – Rob Tannenbaum, Deadspin.com

Reaction to NBA banning Clippers owner Sterling – The Associated Press

Also, you need to listen to ESPN’s Bomani Jones’ take on the Sterling situation. His take is the last one you’ll need to hear, guaranteed.


Tags: Cleveland Cavaliers Dan Gilbert Donald Sterling NBA Draft Spencer Hawes