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What If the Cavs Kept Andrew Wiggins?

In the summer of 2014, LeBron James made his triumphant return to Cleveland. He wrote an article in Sports Illustrated, providing various reasons for this decision. The King mentioned key teammates whose potential he planned to help maximize. These names included Kyrie Irving, Tristan Thompson, Dion Waiters, and his old teammate Anderson Varejao. The problem with this article was that there was no mention of the first overall pick of the 2014 draft, Andrew Wiggins. Clearly something was wrong. LeBron had the mindset that he wanted to help mentor these young players, but he still wanted to be a contender. After LeBron left Wiggins out of his article, not many fans were surprised when Wiggins was traded to the Minnesota Timberwolves for All-Star Kevin Love.


Not living up to the hype

This team made so much sense on paper. You have one of the best passers of all-time feeding the ball to Love and Kyrie, who are not only All-Stars, but 3-Point Champions as well. With that being said, many peo…