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Cleveland Amnesty Baron Davis

In Free Agency on December 15, 2011 at 6:51 am

ESPN’s Marc Stein reports

The Cleveland Cavaliers have decided to waive Baron Davis through the league’s amnesty clause.

The Cavaliers announced Wednesday night that they’re releasing Davis in advance of Friday’s amnesty deadline after exploring both trade and buyout possibilities with the former All-Star. Read the rest of this entry »

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Cavs Bring Back Anthony Parker

In Free Agency on December 12, 2011 at 8:01 pm

IamaGm.com has the press release

The Cleveland Cavaliers have signed guard/forward Anthony Parker to a contract, Cavaliers General Manager Chris Grant announced today. Per league and team policy, terms of the contract were not announced.

“Bringing back Anthony was a high priority for us. We place great value on the leadership, professionalism and veteran presence he brings both on the court and in the locker room,” said General Manager Chris Grant. “His high basketball IQ, ability to shoot with range and play solid perimeter defense made re-signing him extremely important for us.” Read the rest of this entry »

Jamison To Miss 5-7 Weeks

In General NBA on March 1, 2011 at 12:47 pm

RealGM has the press release

Antawn Jamison sustained a fracture of his left little finger during Sunday’s loss to Philadelphia.

X-rays taken at The Q confirmed the fracture. He was re-examined on Monday and it was determined that surgery will be required to repair his fractured finger.

He is now scheduled to have that surgery on Tuesday and is projected to miss 5 – 7 weeks. Read the rest of this entry »

Boston Create Empty Roster Spots

In Trade Talk on February 25, 2011 at 12:54 pm

ESPN reports

The Celtics also traded rookie center Semih Erden and forward Luke Harangody to the Cleveland Cavaliers for a 2013 second-round draft pick. Read the rest of this entry »

Cavs Bring Baron Davis To Cleveland

In Trade Talk on February 24, 2011 at 6:34 am

ESPN reports

The Los Angeles Clippers and Cleveland Cavaliers have agreed in principle to a trade that would send Baron Davis and the Clippers’ 2011 first-round draft pick to Cleveland in exchange for Mo Williams and Jamario Moon, league sources confirmed to ESPN.com. Read the rest of this entry »

Varejao Out For Season

In General NBA on January 10, 2011 at 9:06 am

NBA.com reports

Scrappy, steady center Anderson Varejao is done for the season with a torn ankle tendon that will require surgery, another major blow to the bottoming-out Cavs, who are not close to recovering after star LeBron James left as a free agent last summer.

“It’s a big blow,” first-year coach Byron Scott said in Phoenix before the Cavaliers played the Suns. “Arguably, he’s been our best player.” Read the rest of this entry »

2010/11 Cleveland Cavaliers

In General NBA on October 25, 2010 at 11:52 am

The Roster

  • PG – Mo Williams, Ramon Sessions and Daniel Gibson
  • SG – Anthony Parker, Manny Harris, Christina Eyenga
  • SF – Jamario Moon, Joey Graham, Jawad Williams
  • PF – Antawn Jamison, JJ Hickson, Leon Powe
  • C – Anderson Varejao, Ryan Hollins

Strengths

  • Quality players at the point with Mo Williams (scorer) and Ramon Sessions (playmaker)
  • Best player is Anderson Varejao. Provides a defensive anchor and solid rebounder. Solid passer with a limited skill-set as a scorer but a very effective finisher off pick and rolls and around the rim. Read the rest of this entry »

Cavs Sign Lowry To Offer Sheet

In Free Agency on July 14, 2010 at 10:53 am

Yahoo Sports reports

The Cleveland Cavaliers have signed Houston Rockets restricted free-agent guard Kyle Lowry to a four-year offer sheet worth around $24 million, league source told Yahoo! Sports.

The Rockets have seven days to match the offer sheet and are seriously considering it, a league source said. Lowry averaged 9.1 points, 4.5 rebounds and 3.6 assists last season for the Rockets. Read the rest of this entry »

Bron, Wade and Bosh’s Contracts + Miami’s Cap Space

In General NBA on July 10, 2010 at 12:02 am

Shocking news here …

Pay Cuts

Chad Ford reports (link one and link two)

LeBron & Bosh start at $14.5M … $2M less starting salary than max. Wade starts at $14.2M. Overall each took about $15M less

Breaking: Contract details of LeBron, Wade & Bosh LeBron & Bosh sign 6 year, $110M dollar deals. Wade signs 6 year, $107M dollar deal. Read the rest of this entry »

2010 Cap Space: Cleveland

In Free Agency, General NBA, Trade Talk on June 24, 2010 at 3:41 am

Cleveland Cavaliers Salaries

Contracts above $5 million

  • Antawn Jamison – $13.36 million
  • Mo Williams – $9.3 million
  • Anderson Varejao – $7.03 million

Anderson Varejao has five years remaining on his contract, Mo Williams has three years and Jamison has two seasons.

This gives us a sub-total of $29.69 million for three players. Read the rest of this entry »