Originally posted on Fox Sports Ohio  |  Last updated 6/28/13
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio -- When the Cleveland Cavaliers decided to select UNLV forward Anthony Bennett with the No. 1 overall pick in the 2013 NBA Draft, its safe to say there were no high fives in the room. They had to decide on someone, and they had to do it by Thursday night. Had general manager Chris Grant and his staff been afforded another week, chances are, they wouldve used it. This isnt intended to say the Cavs are less-than-enamored with Bennett, an ultra-talented (albeit undersized) power forward with an All-Star upside. But they didnt reach their decision until the morning of the draft -- and not because they thought this was a top-heavy event. Instead, they initially worked on trading the pick, seeking a talented young veteran and a 2014 first-rounder in return, sources told FOX Sports Ohio. It didnt happen which, again, was not necessarily a tragedy. Theres no shame in landing the guy who you (eventually) determine is the best player in the draft. Bennett wowed the Cavs...
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