Cleveland Cavs to play super close to Dayton

The members of the Golden State Warriors celebrate after winning the NBA Finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers in Cleveland on June 17, 2015. The Warriors defeated the Cavaliers 105-97 to win the best-of-seven game series 4-2.
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The members of the Golden State Warriors celebrate after winning the NBA Finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers in Cleveland on June 17, 2015. The Warriors defeated the Cavaliers 105-97 to win the best-of-seven game series 4-2.

Credit: Paul Sancya

Credit: Paul Sancya

Full  preseason schedule: 

— 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 5 at Quicken Loans Arena vs. Orlando

— 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 8 at Quicken Loans Arena vs. Philadelphia

— TBA Monday, Oct. 10 at Quicken Loans Arena vs. Atlanta

— 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 13 at Quicken Loans Arena vs. Toronto

—8 p.m. Friday , Oct. 14  at United Center vs. Chicago

 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 18 at The Jerome Schottenstein Center vs. Washington

The  NBA Champion Cleveland Cavaliers are gearing up for their upcoming season. And guess what? You do not have to drive all the way to Cleveland to see them.

The team will play a "home" preseason game in Columbus against the Washington Wizards on Tuesday, Oct. 18, at Value City Arena at The Jerome Schottenstein Center on Ohio State University's campus.

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Ticket information for preseason games will be announced later this month, according to an announcement on the team's website.

The Cavs will play three additional preseason games at home in Cleveland plus two on the road.

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