Jimmy Butler, the Answer for Cleveland

It’s not Paul George, but Jimmy Butler the Cavaliers require.

The NBA off-season has commenced, and we’re in for a wild one. It’s been just one week since the Golden State Warriors won the Finals, and the trade rumors are everywhere. 

Most recently, Indiana’s franchise player has been linked to the Cavaliers, and Los Angeles Lakers. Today, however, it’s Jimmy Butler that the trade buzz is all about.

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The Game Plan Podcast – Episode 1

With the NBA season slowly coming to a close, I brought my good buddy Chris Morrison, analyst and host of the Hooper’s Log podcast over on NBALead, to talk about potential landing spots for some of the players that have no contract or options for this summer.

As always, the podcast is available on my YouTube page as a video and in audio format on my SoundCloud and soon, ITunes!

Player Spotlight: Kevin Love

Kevin Love has been working behind the scenes.

Once a franchise player for the Minnesota Timberwolves, Kevin Love has taken on a lesser role with LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers.

However, last night in Game 1 against Boston, Love stole the show; recording a playoff career-high and was dropping bombs from behind the arc.

A look at the most underrated big man’s season with the Cleveland Cavaliers:

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Toronto Raptors: What’s Next?

What awaits them in the off-season?

The Cleveland Cavaliers successfully completed a sweep over the Toronto Raptors, and it may have triggered more than the end of a season. Kyle Lowry is entering free agency, and so are others. What’s next for the Toronto Raptors?

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Conference Finals: Cavaliers Options

Who’s the favorable match up?

The Cleveland Cavaliers pulled off another series sweep, this time over the Toronto Raptors. Now, they will either face Boston or Washington in the Conference Finals. In hopes of transcending to the Finals once more, who’s the choice match up for LeBron and the Cavs?

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Round 2: Cleveland’s Options

The Cleveland Cavaliers successfully pulled off a series sweep over the Indiana Pacers and are advancing to the second round. Who’s the more optimal match up for LeBron and the Cavaliers?

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The Most Essential Player

Each remaining playoff teams’ most essential player.

Rather than arguing the eternal MVP battle of Harden vs Westbrook, I decided to hand out my own title, the Most Essential Player.

The Most Essential Player, is the player whose performance can make the biggest impact.

Here are your most essential players, of each team in the post-season:

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