The newcomers give the Cavaliers a bevy of decent players to complement one All-Star ( Kemp) and another in the making (Ilgauskas). Of course, you could have said much the same thing about them last year, and they finished 22-28. So identifying the key to Cleveland's season is simple. Says Ilgauskas, "Stay healthy. Stay healthy. Stay healthy."
In a conference loaded with so-so teams, the Cavaliers aren't a lock to make the playoffs, but if they heed Ilgauskas's words they'll at least strike more fear than they did last year. How much more? Well, one thing is certain: They'll be better than the Clippers.
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