Originally written on Fox Sports Ohio  |  Last updated 9/10/12
Re-signing Alonzo Gee doesnt turn the Cavaliers into title contenders, but it does enable them to stick with the plan of becoming a young, athletic team on the rise. Gee, who finished last season as the starting small forward, entered the summer as a restricted free agent. On Monday, Cavs general manager Chris Grant announced Gee and the team had struck a deal. While terms were not made available, the contract is believed to be for three years and totaling around 9.75 million. Some reports have stated the third year is not guaranteed, but Gee will have plenty of time to prove himself before then. Gee is entering his third NBA season -- although it seems more like his second. Last year marked the first time he played in more than 40 games with one team. He played just 11 as a rookie (with Washington). Now, hell be running the floor next to second-year point guard and reigning rookie of the year Kyrie Irving, second-year power forward Tristan Thompson and No. 4 overall draft pick ...
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