Courtesy of Mister Research

Jack Kent Cooke’s “Fabulous Forum” was the NBA’s first modern arena when it opened late in 1967 at Inglewood, California. Construction cost some $16.5 million.

Put another way, the money spent to construct the Forum was less than half of the $33-plus million LeBron James will be paid next season by the Cleveland Cavaliers.

Admittedly, $16.5 million, […]

By |2017-04-06T11:23:22-07:00April 6th, 2017|Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA, NBA History|0 Comments

Stars Who Don’t Play

In mid-December Cleveland went to Memphis for the 27th game of the season — without LeBron James, Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving.

Part of giving LeBron, Love, and Kyrie the night off was to spare them, as one observer allowed, “the hassles of travel which even with luxury chartered planes, limo quality buses, and five-star hotels […]

By |2017-03-09T04:05:22-07:00January 28th, 2017|Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA|0 Comments