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                        ***** Cleveland Cavaliers *****
 
                           From The Sports Network
 
 
 Team Founded:  1970-71
 Team History:  1970-Present - Cleveland Cavaliers
 
 Arena Address:
 Quicken Loans Arena
 1 Center Court
 Cleveland, Ohio  44115
 
 Opened:  August 30, 1994
 First Official Game: November 8, 1994, 100-98 loss to the Houston Rockets
 Arena Capacity:  20,562
 
 Owner:  Dan Gilbert
 President: Len Komoroski
 General Manager: David Griffin
 Head Coach: David Blatt
 
                           Coaching History:
 
 Term               Coach                        Reg. Season     Playoff
 1970-79            Bill Fitch                   304-434          7-11
 1979-80            Stan Albeck                   37- 45          0- 0
 1980-81            Bill Musselman                25- 46          0- 0
                    (Replaced after 71 games in 1980-81 Season)
                    Don Delaney                    3-  8
 1981-82            Don Delaney                    4- 13
                    (Replaced after 17 games in 1981-82 Season)
                    Bob Kloppenberg                0-  1
                    (Interim Coach for 1 game in 1981-82 Season)
                    Chuck Daly                     9- 32
                    (Interim Head Coach for 41 games in 1981-82 Season)
                    Bill Musselman                 2- 21
                    (Interim Head Coach for 23 games in 1981-82 Season)
 1982-84            Tom Nissalke                  51-113
 1984-86            George Karl                   61- 88          1- 3
                    (Replaced after 67 games in 1985-86 Season)
                    Gene Littles                   4- 11
 1986-93            Lenny Wilkens                316-258         18-23
 1993-99            Mike Fratello                248-212          2-12
 1999-01            Randy Wittman                 62-102
 2001-2003          John Lucas                    37- 87
                    (Replaced after 42 games in 2002-03 Season)
 2003-2003          Keith Smart                    9- 31
                    (interim head coach for 40 games in 2002-03 Season)
 2003-05            Paul Silas                   208-155
                    (Replaced after 64 games in 2004-05 Season)
                    Brendan Malone                 8- 10
                    (Interim coach for 18 games in 2004-05 Season)
 2005-2010          Mike Brown                   272-138         42-29
 2010-2013          Byron Scott                   64-166
 2013-2014          Mike Brown                    33- 49
 2014-present       David Blatt
 
 Retired Numbers: (5)
 
  7 - Bingo Smith
 22 - Larry Nance
 34 - Austin Carr
 42 - Nate Thurmond
 43 - Brad Daugherty
 
 Cavaliers in the Hall of Fame: (3)
 
 1984 - Nate Thurmond
 1988 - Lenny Wilkens - As a player
 1998 - Lenny Wilkens - As a coach
 
 POST-SEASON APPEARANCES:
 
 Championships: None
 Division Titles: (3) 1976, 2009, '10
 
 Most Valuable Player                   Rookie of the Year
 --------------------                   ------------------
 (Maurice Podoloff Trophy)              (Eddie Gotlieb Trophy)
 2009 - LeBron James                    2004 - LeBron James
 2010 - LeBron James                    2012 - Kyrie Irving
 
 Coach of the Year                      Executive of the Year
 -----------------                      ---------------------
 (Red Auerbach Trophy)
 1976 - Bill Fitch                      1992 - Wayne Embry
 2009 - Mike Brown                      1998 - Wayne Embry
 
                            Yearly Records:
 
                       Reg. Season                 Playoffs
 Year    Location      W   L   Pct.  Pos.  Div.    W   L   Pct.
 ---------------------------------------------------------------------------
 1970-71 Cleveland    15  67   .183  (4)   Cent
 1971-72 Cleveland    23  59   .280  (4)   Cent
 1972-73 Cleveland    32  50   .390  (4)   Cent
 1973-74 Cleveland    29  53   .354  (4)   Cent
 1974-75 Cleveland    40  42   .488  (3)   Cent
 1975-76 Cleveland    49  33   .598  (1)   Cent    6   7   .462
 1976-77 Cleveland    43  39   .524  (4)   Cent    1   2   .333
 1977-78 Cleveland    43  39   .524  (3)   Cent    0   2   .000
 1978-79 Cleveland    30  52   .366  (4)   Cent
 1979-80 Cleveland    37  45   .451  (5)   Cent
 1980-81 Cleveland    28  54   .341  (5)   Cent
 1981-82 Cleveland    15  67   .183  (6)   Cent
 1982-83 Cleveland    23  59   .280  (5)   Cent
 1983-84 Cleveland    28  54   .341  (4)   Cent
 1984-85 Cleveland    36  46   .439  (4)   Cent    1   3   .250
 1985-86 Cleveland    29  53   .354  (5)   Cent
 1986-87 Cleveland    31  51   .378  (6)   Cent
 1987-88 Cleveland    42  40   .512  (4)   Cent    2   3   .400
 1988-89 Cleveland    57  25   .695  (2)   Cent    2   3   .400
 1989-90 Cleveland    42  40   .512  (4)   Cent    2   3   .400
 1990-91 Cleveland    33  49   .402  (6)   Cent
 1991-92 Cleveland    57  25   .695  (2)   Cent    9   8   .529
 1992-93 Cleveland    54  28   .659  (2)   Cent    3   6   .333
 1993-94 Cleveland    47  35   .573  (3)   Cent    0   3   .000
 1994-95 Cleveland    43  39   .524  (4)   Cent    1   3   .250
 1995-96 Cleveland    47  35   .573  (3)   Cent    0   3   .000
 1996-97 Cleveland    42  40   .512  (5)   Cent
 1997-98 Cleveland    47  35   .573  (5)   Cent    1   3   .250
 1998-99 Cleveland*   22  28   .440  (7)   Cent
 1999-00 Cleveland    32  50   .390  (6)   Cent
 2000-01 Cleveland    30  52   .305  (6)   Cent
 2001-02 Cleveland    29  53   .354  (7)   Cent
 2002-03 Cleveland    17  65   .207  (8)   Cent
 2003-04 Cleveland    35  47   .427  (5)   Cent
 2004-05 Cleveland    42  40   .512  (4)   Cent
 2005-06 Cleveland    50  32   .610  (2)   Cent    7   6   .538
 2006-07 Cleveland    50  32   .610  (2)   Cent   12   8   .600
 2007-08 Cleveland    45  37   .549  (2)   Cent    7   6   .538
 2008-09 Cleveland    66  16   .805  (1)   Cent   10   4   .714
 2009-10 Cleveland    61  21   .744  (1)   Cent    6   5   .545
 2010-11 Cleveland    19  63   .232  (5)   Cent
 2011-12 Cleveland*   21  45   .318  (5)   Cent
 2012-13 Cleveland    24  58   .293  (5)   Cent
 2013-14 Cleveland    33  49   .402  (3)   Cent
 
 * - strike-shortened season
 
 Overall Regular Season Record:  1618 - 1942 (.454)
 Overall Post Season Record:       70 -   78 (.472)
 
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