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Cleveland Cavaliers Fans React Calmly To The Championship. … Just Kidding

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David Hookstead Smoke Room Editor-in-Chief
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Reports out of Cleveland make it sound like the city was full of riots and anarchy after the Cavaliers won the NBA championship.

It was the first championship for any pro sports team in Cleveland in more than 50 years, and fans reacted exactly like you’d expect after five decades of pent-up rage and disappointment. (RELATED: Cleveland Cavaliers Win NBA Championship)

Things got so wild downtown that police eventually cut off access. (SLIDESHOW: Baller Babes: These Gorgeous Women Love Basketball)

They might not have much going for them as a city, so you can’t judge too much, but allegedly jacking a fire truck sets the bar for championship parties at a new level. If the Browns win the Super Bowl, the city might honestly burn down to the ground.

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