Found July 04, 2012 on
Waiting For Next Year:
The Cavaliers will retain the services of Luke Harangody according to several reports tonight. The Cavalier forward will sign his qualifying offer of $1.1 million.
Luke Harangody has signed his $1.1 million qualifying offer to stay with the Cleveland Cavaliers, league source tells Y! Sports.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) July 4, 2012
The Cavaliers ‘lost’ Semih Erden to Turkey today, and cut Guard Manny Harris yesterday. They still have to make decisions about Daniel Gibson, Samardo Samuels and Kelenna Azubuike’s team options. Alonzo Gee will likely test the free agent market, but the Cavs will certainly match the offer sheet he signs. If the Cavs keep all of these players, they will have 13 players under contract, 14 if Kevin Jones makes the team.
[Related: Undrafted Rookie Kevin Jones Signs with Cavs]
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The Cleveland Cavaliers have decided to part ways with shooting guard Manny Harris, officially announcing on Monday that he has been waived.
Harris, 22, averaged 6.7 points and 2.7 rebounds through 26 contests with the Cavaliers last season. He missed a substantial portion of the shortened season with a foot injury and apparently became the odd man out with the team selecting Dion...
FSO’s Sam Amico is reporting that the Cavaliers have interest in a couple of free agents from Bosnia and Russia. From Amico-
“Two names associated with the Cavs most: Mirza Teletovic and Alexey Shved.
Teletovic is a 6-foot-9 power forward from Bosnia who spent last season playing in Spain.
Shved is a 6-5 guard from Russia who spent last season playing in his homeland.
The Cleveland Cavaliers have waived reserve guard Manny Harris.
Harris made five starts for Cleveland last season, averaging 6.7 points, 2.7 rebounds and 1.2 assists in 26 games. The former Michigan standout averaged 6.2 points, 2.6 rebounds and 1.5 assists in 17.3 minutes in two seasons with the Cavaliers.
Harris became expendable after the Cavs selected shooting guard Dion Waiters...
The Cleveland Cavaliers have been linked to CSKA Moscow's Alexey Shved as a potential Free Agent target over the last couple days. I wanted to learn more about him so I reached out to some people familiar with Shved and the CSKA organization last night. I asked about Shved's contract situation with CSKA, as well as how they would describe Alexey as a player. I also asked...
Though receiving a qualifying offer from the Cleveland Cavaliers, center Semih Erden is heading back overseas to play for Istanbul’s Anadolu Efes of the Euroleague.
The Cavaliers’ right to match offers only extends to teams within the National Basketball League. Erden’s move comes on the heels of Cleveland trading for North Carolina center Tyler Zeller during last week’s...
Semih Erden is back to Turkey, confirmed. Two year deal with Anadolu Efes— Emiliano Carchia (@SportandoBasket) July 3, 2012
We all remember that fateful day in February 2011 when Semih Erden and some other players were traded from the Boston Celtics. Semih wound up with the Cleveland Cavaliers and likely continued his dominating Turkish madness in the midwest, sending Turkish tornadoes...
Antawn Jamison could be a valuable frontcourt piece for the Bobcats to bring a veteran presence.
Semih Erden has signed a two-year deal with Anadolu Efes.
With an NBA championship under his belt, I guess Lebron James now feels the need to respond to Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert’s comments written in a letter about James’ decision to leave Cleveland. And of course, he chose highly rated Oprah to do this interview. Oh Lebron.
Cavaliers’ head coach Byron Scott was on the Dan Patrick Show this morning talking about Steve Nash going to the Lakers, picking Dion Waiters and LeBron winning a title.
“Scott said that there is going to have to be an adjustment in L.A. Nash wants to push the pace and run. The Lakers don’t run. “The dynamics of the two are totally opposite,” Scott said. Scott said that...