One team with LeBron, one team without WKSU sports commentator Terry Pluto says the last time the Cavs have had a winning record without LeBron James was the 1997-98 season. "Since then, they've had 12 seasons where they didn't have LeBron, and they're all losing records. So it's like they're really one franchise with LeBron and a pretty dismal franchise without LeBron," Pluto said.
Cleveland Cavaliers (19-34, 13th in the Eastern Conference) vs. Charlotte Hornets (27-26, seventh in the Eastern Conference) Charlotte; Wednesday, 7 p.m. EDT BOTTOM LINE: Charlotte looks to break its three-game home slide with a win over Cleveland. The Hornets are 15-12 in Eastern Conference games.
Isaiah Hartenstein has been playing well with both Jarrett Allen and Larry Nance out, but can he keep it going? (Daniel Dunn-USA TODAY Sports)