Cleveland Cavaliers

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Cleveland Cavaliers
First Season
Team History
Cleveland Cavaliers (1970-present)
National Basketball Association (1970-present)
  • Eastern Conference (1970-present)
Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse (1994-present)
Richfield Coliseum (1974-94)
Cleveland Arena (1970-74)
Key People
Players • Head Coaches • Executives

The Cleveland Cavaliers, often referred to as the Cavs, are an American professional basketball team based in Cleveland, Ohio. The Cavaliers compete in the National Basketball Association (NBA) as a member of the league's Eastern Conference Central Division. The team began as an expansion team in 1970, along with the Portland Trail Blazers and Buffalo Braves.


Home programs by season

Season/Date Type Opponent Venue
1971-72 Regular Season n/a Cleveland Arena
1972-73 Regular Season n/a Cleveland Arena
1973-74 Regular Season n/a Cleveland Arena
1994-95 Preseason Dallas Mavericks St. John Arena
2007-08 Regular Season Toronto Raptors Quicken Loans Arena
Postseason Boston Celtics Quicken Loans Arena
May 22, 2009 Postseason Orlando Magic Quicken Loans Arena
January 28, 2015 Regular Season Portland Trail Blazers Quicken Loans Arena
2014-15 NBA Finals Golden State Warriors Oracle Arena, Quicken Loans Arena
2015-16 NBA Finals Golden State Warriors Oracle Arena, Quicken Loans Arena
2016-17 NBA Finals Golden State Warriors Oracle Arena, Quicken Loans Arena
2017-18 NBA Finals Golden State Warriors Oracle Arena, Quicken Loans Arena

Media guides and yearbooks by season

Media guides

1970s 1970-71 • 1971-72 • 1972-73 • 1973-74 • 1974-75 • 1975-76 • 1976-77 • 1977-78 • 1978-79 • 1979-80
1980s 1980-81 • 1981-82 • 1982-83 • 1984-85 • 1985-86 • 1986-87 • 1988-89
1990s 1990-91 • 1991-92 • 1994-95 • 1996-97 • 1999-2000
2000s 2002-03 • 2003-04 • 2005-06 • 2006-07 • 2009-10
2010s 2012-13 • 2016-17 • 2018-19 • 2019-20
2020s 2021-22

Playoff media guides

1990s 1992

Training camp guides

1970s 1974


1970s 1976-77
1990s 1993-94
2010s 2015-16 • 2016-17
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