SWORD MAGAZINE TABLE OF CONTENTS
SWORD MAGAZINE 1
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02 ROOKIE TALES WITH KYLE KORVER
It wasn’t an easy freshman season for Korver. But he made it through
– and then piled another 15 successful campaigns on top of it.
22 A YOUNG BULL BREAKS LOOSE
A performance that had the entire sports world asking: ‘Did you see
what that kid from ‘Bama did?!’
38 CAVALIERS ALL-TIME TEAMS
Anyone can compile a list of all-time teams based on numbers, but it
takes real homework to put together the squads we’ve selected.
56 LIGHTS, CAMERA, ACTION
The current Cavaliers also have plenty of leading man-types on
69 GROWING UP LARRY NANCE JR
Larry Nance Jr. readily admits that it wasn’t easy growing up
named Larry Nance Jr. in Northeast Ohio.
88 CALLED FOR TRAVELING
There are times during the unkind grind of an NBA season that make
it feel like it’s been 322 days out on the road.
105 GOING GLASS WITH KEVIN LOVE
A game of H-O-R-S-E might be about as close as most pros get to
using the backboard as a scoring option.
124 AND THE BEAT GOES ON
At the highest levels, musical talent is one of the only God-given
gifts that – like the players’ own – you either have it or you don’t.
136 WHAT’S IN A NUMBER
In the NBA, it’s a matter of marketability. It’s a matter of identity –
even for the game’s biggest names.
Take a look at your 2018-19 Cleveland
Cavaliers Opening Night roster.
35 CAVS SCHEDULE
Stay in the loop with the full 2018-19
Cavaliers season schedule.
37 YOUTH SPORTS
Get the inside scoop on our latest
camps and clinics offered year-round.
60 UPCOMING EVENTS
Check out a packed lineup of concerts
and events at Quicken Loans Arena.
Cleveland Monsters schedule and
87 CANTON CHARGE
NBA G League schedule
Meet the furry partner-in-crime to Sir
C.C. (see 98) and Cavaliers mascot.
116 IN THE COMMUNITY
Committed to positively impacting social
issues in our community.