The Cavs are back!

OK, so they’re  almost back. The Cleveland Cavaliers started their preseason slate with a domination of the Milwaukee Bucks on Tuesday night in front of a raucous crowd of just over 9,000. Since this is Believing Since 1999’s first post dedicated solely to the Cavs ahead of the 2013-14 season, we’re going to do this the […]

Everything is alright in Cleveland

It doesn’t get a whole lot better than what transpired yesterday for Cleveland fans. The Indians won their tenth straight game to take the top spot in the American League Wild Card race and secure a playoff game at home on Wednesday night. The Browns beat the Cincinnati Bengals to climb into a three-way tie […]

BS1999 Daily: Facing the champs, Wild Cards and Krispy Kremes

Thursday seems like as good a day as any to start talking about this weekend’s Browns matchup in Baltimore against the defending champion Ravens. It hurt to say that, but the good news is how bad Baltimore looked in their opener at Mile High. With that being said, the thin air, loss of major weapons […]

Rationalizing the selection of Anthony Bennett

Nobody saw Anthony Bennett as the first pick in the entire freaking NBA Draft coming, except for two of my closest friends. One told me that the Cavs should draft Bennett weeks ago, which either makes him a sage or clinically insane. The other said with a debatable amount of confidence, “Just watch, they’ll draft someone […]

Forget LeBron, the NBA Draft is days away

To get it out of the way, no Cleveland fan is happy to see LeBron James win an NBA title for the second straight year. It hurts because everyone wanted to see him do it in a Cavalier jersey. Anyone with eyes and the ability to set aside denial and/or bias knew he’d figure it […]

You know things are going well when…

The Cleveland Indians won a game last night by the score of 1-0 over the Oakland Athletics. A masterful effort from Zach McAllister was obviously the highlight of the evening, and Yan Gomes was the difference in more ways than one. He had the only RBI of the game, but also gunned Yoenis Cespedes at […]