The Cavaliers have followed up an eight-game winning streak with a five-game losing streak. So right there, you have the good, the bad and the ugly.
Is there reason to be concerned? (Spoiler alert: Not really.)
It just appears that, yes, it could take some time for the likes of Darius Garland, Evan Mobley, Caris LeVert, Jarrett Allen and the rest to adjust to Donovan Mitchell. Also, the person (or computer) who makes the NBA schedule has done the Cavs no favors.
Why not to panic about Cavs’ losing streak
On coach J.B. Bickerstaff’s comments
What J.B. Bickerstaff is seeking now
Most disappointing thing about season so far
Cavs’ biggest pleasant surprise so far
Biggest difference between the winning and losing streaks
Are lineup changes on the way?
How much are the Cavs missing Jarrett Allen?