Cleveland Is A Win Away From Becoming 2016’s Top Sports City
The city of Cleveland is on the edge of becoming the top sports city of 2016 and one of the few cities who can claim to have won multiple professional sports titles in the same year.
If the Indians can win tonight in Wrigley Field and win the World Series in five games, 2016 will go down as the sports year of Cleveland with the Cavaliers winning the NBA title in June over the Warriors and the Indians winning the World Series over the Chicago cubs.
Rewind just six months ago, and a completely different picture was painted about Cleveland sports.
ESPN’s 30 for 30 made this documentary: Believeland, detailing Cleveland’s sports futility and how it hadn’t won a professional sports title in over 50 years.