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When You Need Soccer Supplies: If you need equipment for soccer, make sure you go to a reputable company. Contrary to popular belief, companies selling soccer supplies can vary in their reliability. Finding a company with good reviews is...
When You Need Soccer Supplies: If you need equipment for soccer, make sure you go to a reputable company. Contrary to popular belief, companies selling soccer supplies can vary in their reliability. Finding a company with good reviews is key if you want to find soccer supplies that you can count on. Whether you are acting as a referee for a soccer game or as a goalie, you can find everything you need with just a few minutes of research on soccer equipment businesses. Read more if you want to find out about the best research methods. Soccer Uniforms: Soccer uniforms are available in an assortment of colors from numerous businesses. The aforementioned research you will need to do can be easily done by simply looking at reviews written by past customers. You do not want to choose a company with bad reviews. As long as a company has been rated four stars or more, you can safely purchase uniforms from them. soccer referee uniforms can be purchased in their classic colors, so any referee can look stylish and serious with quality soccer referee uniforms. Soccer Supplies: Essential soccer supplies can easily be found as well. Soccer balls, goalie equipment, and more are provided in pristine condition by the best companies. For the customers who are purchasing soccer referee supplies, there are several options. Multicolored whistles and brand new referee hats are just a few of the options available in terms of soccer referee supplies. Follow the previously mentioned advice; look up online reviews to find the best company for what you need. Have a Great Game: Soccer is undoubtedly the game of champions, and no champions are complete without someone to regulate how they work. This is why various companies that provide soccer supplies also provide supplies for the valued referees. Whether you are shopping for a children’s soccer team or a professional soccer team, you can find what you need when you find the right company. From the United States to Spain, the sport of soccer is a tradition that transcends lifetimes and gives fans a sense of morale. Join the unified feelings of love for soccer when you shop for essential soccer supplies.
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Mike Brown’s defensive principles made a jarring return to Cleveland in the Cavaliers first preseason game. Defense, the simple art of attempting to disrupt and prevent the opponent from scoring points, an effort based gambit, mad...
Mike Brown’s defensive principles made a jarring return to Cleveland in the Cavaliers first preseason game. Defense, the simple art of attempting to disrupt and prevent the opponent from scoring points, an effort based gambit, made its return to the Quicken Loans Arena as the Cavaliers defeated the Milwaukee Bucks 99 to 87. But the game was hardly that close. Cleveland exploded to a first quarter lead that never seemed in question. More than halfway through the first quarter, as Anderson Varejao zipped through the paint and Tristan Thompson hammered home loose balls and offensive boards, players worked as a team, surrounding Bucks, choking out Milwaukee. Whatever chaos and disorganization ended the 2012-13 season, died there. Whatever effort issues or coach mutiny issues existed then, have been gone for months. It’s just one game, a preseason game no less, but there’s evidence that everything is now something else. The April 23, 2013 re-hiring of Brown might not have been entirely fair to Coach Byron Scott, who was undermanned through all three years of his tenure with the team. It happened in the natural course of the evolution of the franchise, a correction that should not have been necessary. If on that day you said: “If I were running the Cavaliers, Byron Scott would still be the coach.” You were wrong. This is not Mike Brown 2005, or even 2010. This is Mike Brown not only with the know how to make a team play better, but also with the fortitude to demand respect from younger players. There was individual improvement under Scott, and particularly the development of Kyrie Irving into an All Star point guard, but after one preseason game: 1. The team defensive effort improved. Milwaukee is not a poised as a particularly impressive team this season, but Cavaliers players moved in front of Bucks players with purpose and precision. Second line players lined up to stop easy baskets. Players jumped out to trap at the top of the three point line and others switched off while they recovered. It was the best the defense has played in three years since Brown was fired. The system is not there yet. But the principles are. 2. Tristan Thompson’s steps forward over the last 40 games of last season appear to be exponentially continuing. He was a on court leader in a losing streak breaking game in April against the Celtics last season, he was at Summer League mentoring rookies and changing his shooting hand, then he was a leader for the Canadian National Team in FIBA Americas tournament. His hands look quicker, he has more offensive moves, he fires up his teammates, and he plays better, more effective defense working within an effective system. Even as a first overall pick, Anthony Bennett will have trouble displacing Thompson from his starting role now and maybe ever. 3. Brandon Knight went 1 for 8 from the floor. If you’ve seen Knight’s Piston performances against Kyrie Irving, and the chip he somehow wielded on his shoulder for dropping in the Irving 2011 draft, if you’ve seen Knight blow by Irving, then you saw the examples of the worst of Kyrie Irving and the worst of the Cavaliers since the lockout ended in 2011. I mention this in this manner, because this is the single most important part of Mike Brown’s job of returning the Cavaliers to the NBA Finals: To give Kyrie Irving the tools to reach his goal of becoming the best player in the NBA. To take an All Star, and transform him into something more. 4. The team is deep. So much of this year’s improvement will be due to the systemic changes that Brown makes. But the roster has depth. Alonzo Gee, who played every game in 2012-13 was listed as “doubtful” by the organization and did not play. Gee, who fought his way through the Developmental League to the Cavaliers rotation and lineup, is the sole remaining vest
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The Cavs jumped on the Bucks early and coasted to the 99-87 win in the preseason opener on Tuesday night. Tristan Thompson led the Cavaliers with 17 points; Anderson Varejao and rookie Anthony Bennett grabbed 10 boards apiece.
The Cavs jumped on the Bucks early and coasted to the 99-87 win in the preseason opener on Tuesday night. Tristan Thompson led the Cavaliers with 17 points; Anderson Varejao and rookie Anthony Bennett grabbed 10 boards apiece.
about 9 hours ago
Postgame quotes from the Cavaliers vs. Bucks game on October 8, 2013 at Quicken Loans Arena.
Postgame quotes from the Cavaliers vs. Bucks game on October 8, 2013 at Quicken Loans Arena.
about 9 hours ago
Well..... this is what we needed. After an off-season of what ifs, maybes, can theys, and hopefullys, we finally saw something to look forward to. Yes, it was a pre-season game, I get that, but it feels great to say "Can they dominate li...
Well..... this is what we needed. After an off-season of what ifs, maybes, can theys, and hopefullys, we finally saw something to look forward to. Yes, it was a pre-season game, I get that, but it feels great to say "Can they dominate like this in the regular season?" as opposed to "Wow I hope this is a fluke". The story isn't really important so let's break down the performances: Cavaliers Team Perfomance: Pretty great all night. The Bucks backcourt of Brandon Knight and OJ Mayo looked over matched from almost the get go. Cavaliers defenders swarmed, hedged, and rotated pretty beautifully most of the night. On the glass, the length and activity of Tristan Thompson, Anderson Varejao, and Earl Clark dominated the glass. Offensively there was great movement that generated open threes and looks at the rim with ease. Tristan Thompson: Splendid, and showing the fruits of his labors this off season. Tristan came in looking bulked up, and maybe even a little taller. Against the Bucks front court that includes LARRY SANDERS! he was able to shine. Even completing an alley-oop with one hand, and showing a bit of that righty stroke on free-throws. Kyrie Irving: Nothing to see here. Kyrie did his normal wizardry, nailing jumpers and finding open teammates. That this seems so normal and not worth discussing is pretty cool. Kyrie put out a VERY strong effort on D, which is something great to look forward to. Lets see if that continues. Dion Waiters: Still leaning back a bit on some of his jumpers, and taking a few silly ones, Dion showed definite signs of improvement. He attacked the rim inside of the offense, made a few very nice passes to find open jump shooters, and nailed a few spot up jumpers from Kyrie dishes which was awesome. Set the tone early on defense, and looked physically overpowering to OJ Mayo, who is also 6'4. Anderson Varejao: Same ol Andy. So glad to see you again old friend. Earl Clark: Not a great showing on offense, his jumper abandoned him this night. Earl played nice defense and was good on the boards, and his length caused major problems for the Bucks. Anthony Bennett: Obviously out of shape, I was probably happier with his performance than most. He played hard, and was incredibly physical all night. If he spends the season body checking, forearming, and generally smacking around the opponent it will be a great year. Anthony looked like he was pressing early, and never really got his jumper going, but he had a few great dunks and put in a good effort on D. The Rest: Jarrett Jack came as advertised, and showed his great all around game on offense. Carrick Felix and Sergey Karasev looked good. Felix played with reckless abandon and Karasev flashed his range a few times. Henry Sims and Kenny Kadji, battling for a roster spot, both played well. Kadji more so, showing explosion and a very high motor, but Sims wasn't bad either if not as exciting. All in all it was a fun night, and we have a lot to watch for this weekend against Orlando. With how high the energy level was tonight, I'm actually excited to insert Alonzo Gee into the mix and see how he looks. This defense is made for him it seems.
about 9 hours ago
Listen to Radio Play-by-Play announcer John Michael's Time Warner Cable Call of the Game during the Cavaliers vs. Bucks preseason game on October 8, 2013 at The Q.
Listen to Radio Play-by-Play announcer John Michael's Time Warner Cable Call of the Game during the Cavaliers vs. Bucks preseason game on October 8, 2013 at The Q.
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Cavaliers coach Mike Brown was right. It wasn't pretty, but his Cavs downed the Bucks in the preseason opener on Tuesday night at The Q, 99-87.
Cavaliers coach Mike Brown was right. It wasn't pretty, but his Cavs downed the Bucks in the preseason opener on Tuesday night at The Q, 99-87.
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Whoa baby!  It’s October!  And you know what that means…Basketball!!!!  Sure, it’s preseason, and sure, a bunch of roster fill played nearly the entire fourth quarter.  But we’ve been without basketball for months...
Whoa baby!  It’s October!  And you know what that means…Basketball!!!!  Sure, it’s preseason, and sure, a bunch of roster fill played nearly the entire fourth quarter.  But we’ve been without basketball for months, so I’ll take it. And boy oh boy, the Cavaliers did not disappoint.  The Cavalier starting 5 outscored Milwaukee’s 50-27 and the team showed clear improvement on the defensive end, holding Milwaukee to 37% shooting (largely augmented by the fourth quarter bench-fest).  While there was (unsurprisingly) no Bynum appearance, the game did mark the return of a healthy Anderson Varejao, the unveiling of a right-handed TT, the first taste of NBA for three Cavalier rookies, including number one overall pick Anthony Bennett, and a slew of free agent intros, all of which came across as mostly positive. The Good Tristan Thompson’s Right Hand:  No one could’ve expected THIS kind of improvement, right?  7-10, strong finishes, a certain confidence that had been lacking in the past, and even a fantastic ally-oop finish thanks to a great Kyrie pass (a realization of all our dreams?)  Simply put, Tristan looked great on offense.  If this is what we can come to expect, I’m beyond thrilled.  Now lets get cracking on his post D! Kyrie’s D:  Yes, it’s still got lots and lots and lots of holes, there was a certain effort on the defensive end that had, shall I say, been lacking in the past.  On one specific instance Kyrie got beat from the top of the key by Brandon Knight but, instead of giving up and allowing an easy score, stayed with his man, chasing him down for the steal.  It’s this kind of effort that, when applied consistently, will lead to huge improvement on the Cavs The Cavalier D in General:  Seriously though, beyond good man D from Kyrie, the entire team showed vast improvement on D, rotating off of men properly, defending their assignment through the shot, and putting in FAR more effort than Cavalier fans are accustomed to.  I figured Mike Brown would leave his mark on this team, just not this quickly.  And how impressive was Dion?  Awesome. Anderson Varejao’s Everything:  Sure, he didn’t shoot particularly well, but gosh darned I missed Andy!  In just 21 minutes Andy managed 10(!) rebounds, including four on O.  In addition, he was his usual disruptive self on D and smart, court-conscious self on O. Karasev’s Passing:  It’s the little things in life that make things worthwhile, and one little thing that stood out to me was Karasev’s court vision and passing-smarts, especially on a brilliant ally-oop to his fellow rookie Bennett.  Maybe my expectations were a little too low, but Karasev looked far more polished on offense than I imagined he would Jarrett Jack’s Presence:  It’s already pretty clear that Jack was the kind of vet leadership the Cavs needed.  The guy is a consummate pro, the kind of player who will shake off a bad shot and immediately make an impact on the next play.  Glad he’s around. CJ Miles On O:  We pretty much know what to expect here, right?  Sometimes he’ll look like this and we’ll all smile, and other times he’ll lay a giant egg and we’ll all pull our hair out. Kenny Kadji:  Uh, who?  The highlight of the fourth quarter, Kadji showed incredible athleticism, good shot selection, and heads-up court vision.  Kenny even appears to be a decent defender, closing out on his man and playing with toughness.  One or two more games like this and I think we’ve found our 13th man.  Or at least a nice D-League option. The Bad Anthony Bennett:  Sure, we knew he could’ve defend Nate’s daughter after a hardcore coaching session, but I figured he’d be a little more precise on offense.  Bennett, who went 2-12 from the field and 3-8 from the line, showed definite athleticism and explosiveness, but his shot selection and touch were both lacking.  He’s def
about 9 hours ago
In his first game back coaching at The Q, Cavaliers coach Mike Brown said he didn't have any butterflies -- because it was the preseason.
In his first game back coaching at The Q, Cavaliers coach Mike Brown said he didn't have any butterflies -- because it was the preseason.
about 14 hours ago
The Cavaliers open preseason action on Tuesday night against division foe the Milwaukee Bucks at Quicken Loans Arena.
The Cavaliers open preseason action on Tuesday night against division foe the Milwaukee Bucks at Quicken Loans Arena.
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