Originally posted on Cavaliers Locker  |  Last updated 11/30/11
The Cleveland Cavaliers appear to be in good shape at power forward for the 2011-12 season.  35-year old Antawn Jamison will be the starter, if the Cavs don’t deal him.  Jamison played in 56 games (38 starts) for the Cavaliers last year and he averaged 32.9 minutes, 18.0 points, 6.7 rebounds and 1.7 assists per game.  He has now played in 920 games (793 starts) in his NBA career and he is averaging 36.5 minutes, 19.7 points, 8.0 rebounds, 1.7 assists and 1.0 steal per game.  20-year old first round pick Tristan Thompson will likely backup Jamison this year.  The Cavs have high hopes for Thompson as he was an impressive rebounder and defensive player for the Longhorns last year.  22-year old Samardo Samuels made the team as an undrafted rookie last year and he played pretty decent basketball.  Samuels played in 37 games (10 starts) for the Cavs last year and he averaged 18.9 minutes, 7.8 points, 4.3 rebounds and 0.5 assists per game.  23-year old Luke Harangody came to the Cavaliers ...
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