Found December 04, 2012 on CLNS Radio:
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Speculation out of Cleveland is that Cavaliers big man Anderson Varejao’s improvement this season could be make him an attractive trade target for contenders as the trade deadline approaches.  Terry Pluto of the Cleveland Plains Dealer writes: “The Anderson Varejao trade talk will heat up again, especially with the incredible Cavalier leading the NBA in rebounding — [...]
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