Found December 11, 2012 on Menudo Bol:
This has an interesting twist to it. Not only are the Cavs willing to let go of Anderson in exchange for a couple of younger players, Varejao’s camp as stated that he too, wouldn’t mind a trade as long as it’s to a contender. Varejao has been playing some of the best basketball of his career. And he’s notorious for being gritty and energetic, a perfect catch for a serious title contender looking to beef up their bench. Expect this trade to happen on or by the trade deadline in February.
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