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Cavs considering trading for Joe Johnson

After keeping Kevin Love and Iman Shumpert this Summer, the Cavaliers have been reported to show interest in dealing Brendan Haywood for the Nets’ Joe Johnson sources have told and Brian Windhorst. Haywood’s contract has become a point of interest in numerous NBA circles. He has a $10.5 million nonguaranteed deal if it gets waived before August 1st. That contract becomes...

Cavs reportedly exploring Joe Johnson trade

An already expensive offseason for the Cavaliers might be getting even more pricey in the near future. ESPN NBA insider Brian Windhorst reported on Sunday that Cleveland is considering a trade for Brooklyn Nets swingman Joe Johnson. The deal is likely to involve Brendan Haywood’s nonguaranteed $10.5 million contract, an asset the Cavs have been...Read More
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Cavs and Nets reportedly discussing Joe Johnson trade

The wheel o’ rumors keeps on spinning, spinning, spinning, and the latest stop has the Cleveland Cavaliers and Brooklyn Nets talking about a trade built around seven-time All-Star shooting guard Joe Johnson, according to ESPN’s Brian Windhorst. The Cavs would send the Nets Brendan Haywood and his $10.5 million nonguaranteed contract, which Brooklyn could immediately waive and...
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Report: Cavaliers interested in acquiring Joe Johnson

Howard Smith-USA TODAY SportsThe Cleveland Cavaliers are interested in acquiring Brooklyn Nets star Joe Johnson, according to Brian Windhorst of ESPN. The Cavs would use the Brendan Haywood contract chip to help facilitate a deal.  Haywood has a $10.5 million nonguaranteed contract if waived before Aug. 1. The Nets would be willing to move Johnson to reduce their tax burden...
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Cavs Rumors: Cavaliers Exploring Trade Options for Brooklyn’s Joe Johnson

What appears to be the latest attempt by the Cleveland Cavaliers to use the unique contract status of veteran center Brendan Haywood to their advantage is a rumor that the team is interested in trading for Brooklyn Nets guard Joe Johnson. That rumor comes from Brian Windhorst of ESPN, who has indicated that in order to accommodate taking on a much larger salary (Johnson will make...
Via Cavaliers Nation
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Report: Cavs considering trading for Joe Johnson

The Cleveland Cavaliers are apparently ready to cater to LeBron James in an attempt to build a better team than the one that found itself two games from winning the NBA title this past season. With James still waiting for the team to work out a new deal with Tristan Thompson and add another veteran or two before engaging in contract discussions, the Cavaliers seem to be interested...
Via Sportsnaut
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Cavs Interested In Trading For Joe Johnson

The Cleveland Cavaliers are considering trading for Joe Johnson by using the non-guaranteed contract of Brendan Haywood. Haywood's has a non-guaranteed contract through Aug. 1. Haywood's contract has increased in value as more teams have used their cap space. The Nets are actively looking to move Johnson to reduce their tax burden this upcoming season as they are facing paying the...
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Report: Cavs Considering A Trade For Nets’ Joe Johnson

ESPN’s Brian Windhorst is reporting that the Cleveland Cavaliers may be looking to trade for SG Joe Johnson in exchange for Brendan Haywood: The Cleveland Cavaliers are considering trading for Brooklyn Nets star Joe Johnson with their Brendan Haywood contract chip, sources told Johnson, set to make $24.8 million next year, averaged 14.4 ppg. last season. A starting...
Via Diehardsport
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Nets, Grizzlies reportedly discussed Joe Johnson trade

The Brooklyn Nets aren’t a championship contender, so they don’t need a slightly above average player who costs $25 million per season. The Memphis Grizzlies lack a perimeter weapon to complement Mike Conley, so they need to upgrade the backcourt. Per ESPN’s Marc Stein, the franchises attempted to work out a deal that would send Joe Johnson to Memphis but could not agree...
Via Sportsnaut
6 days ago  |  Discuss

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