Found July 09, 2013 on Thacover2:
The Andrew Bynum sweepstakes are heating up now. with three teams seemingly in the run for the controversial big man. Bynum is meeting with the Hawks right now according to RealGM, as he contemplates a two-year $24 million offer from the Cleveland Cavaliers. Sources say a decision on where Bynum will be taking his talents should come as early as today. “There should be a deal today,” said a person familiar with the negotiations. Bynum, 25, missed the entire 2012-13 season with knee injuries after he was traded to Philadelphia as part of the four-team deal that sent Dwight Howard from the Magic to the Lakers.
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