Found July 11, 2013 on Rumors and Rants:
Andrew Bynum has finally found a new home. The 7-footer – who hasn’t played since the end of the 2012 season - has agreed to a two-year, $24.5 million deal with the Cleveland Cavaliers. Following meetings with the Dallas Mavericks and Atlanta Hawks, it seemed Dallas was the front-runner to land Bynum. Once Cleveland entered the picture, he jumped on the offer and will be on his way to play for the Cavaliers. More than likely, it was the money that lured Bynum to Cleveland. Being that the big man has played in only 392 of 656 possible games over the span of his NBA career (including missing the entire 2012-13 season) he is certainly a risk in terms of injury. But the Cavs are apparently willing to take that risk. The first year of Bynum’s new contract has a maximum earning potential of $12 million, with $6 million of that guaranteed. Year two of the deal is a team option worth a whopping $12.5 million. If Bynum avoids the injury bug in a Cavaliers uniform, the paychecks could be nic...
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