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How Does Richard Jefferson Fit Into The Cavaliers Offense?

For the second straight year, the Cleveland Cavaliers have looked toward the Lone Star State in search of a veteran who can provide production on the court and offer advice off of it, a combination that will hopefully allow them to take one final step to an NBA championship. The signing of forward Richard Jefferson has parallels to last year, when the Cavaliers signed longtime...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Cleveland Cavaliers: Jones and Jefferson Signing Grades

(Jan. 6, 2015 – Source: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images North America) By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff… James Jones Contract: 1 seasons, vet’s minimum James Jones is an elite shooter and he and LeBron James have played together for years, so if Jones wants to be there and James wants him to be there (he wouldn’t be there if James didn’t), there isn’t a reason...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Cleveland Cavaliers sign Richard Jefferson, plus ex-Cavs who remain unsigned

The Cleveland Cavaliers added another veteran name to the lineup with swingman Richard Jefferson, who reportedly turned down the Mavs in order to play for a championship in Cleveland. The 14-year veteran comes to the Cavs as much needed forward depth behind LeBron, as well as adding 3-shooting on a team that seemed to desperately need it in the playoffs late this year. Jefferson’s...
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Richard Jefferson plans to sign with Cavs

14-year NBA veteran Richard Jefferson has backed out of his deal with the Dallas Mavericks and plans to sign a one-year deal with the Cleveland Cavaliers. Another curveball in Mavs’ offseason: Hearing that vet swingman Richard Jefferson, thought to be staying in Dallas, now signing with Cavs — Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine) July 21, 2015 Marc Stein reports that Mavs’ owner...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Richard Jefferson to sign one-year deal with Cavs

Richard Jefferson, who committed to re-sign with the Dallas Mavericks earlier this month, changed his mind and is finalizing a one-year veteran minimum deal with the Cavaliers instead, reports ESPN’s Marc Stein.   Mavericks owner Marc Cuban said he was not blindsided by the decision. “He called and talked to me,” Cuban told ESPN. “RJ said he had an opportunity with...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Cavs to sign Richard Jefferson

The Cleveland Cavaliers are on the verge of signing veteran small forward Richard Jefferson, per multiple reports. The deal is for one-year, veterans minimum. Jefferson, 35, last played on the Dallas Mavericks last year. Jefferson was going to stay with the Mavs, but after the DeAndre Jordan collapse, Mavs gave their free agents to go out and look again, thus Jefferson signing with...

Report: Cavs sign veteran swingman Richard Jefferson

Hands up if you saw this one coming: the Cavs are reportedly signing veteran small forward Richard Jefferson. ESPN’s Marc Stein was first with the report, with NEOMG’s Chris Haynes and the Akron Beacon Journal’s Jason Lloyd confirming and adding that it’s a one-year deal for the veteran’s minimum, worth a shade under $1.5 million.1 Another curveball in Mavs' offseason...
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Cavs Sign Forward Richard Jefferson

ESPN’s Marc Stein is reporting that the Cleveland Cavaliers have signed Richard Jefferson to a deal. Looming signing of Richard Jefferson adds wing depth for Cleveland as Cavs continue to negotiate with the still-unsigned J.R. Smith — Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine) July 21, 2015 As Stein mentioned above, the Jefferson signing doesn’t impact J.R. Smith returning to the Cavs...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Richard Jefferson dunks on Michael Kidd-Gilchrist

While with the Nets, Richard Jefferson was known for being a high-flyer and throwing down some highlight-worthy dunks. But that was then and this is now and age and time caught up with RJ… right? Wrong! Check out Jefferson showing off that he still has some major hops as he posterized Michael Kidd-Gilchrist! The post Apparently Richard Jefferson still has some hops appeared...
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February 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Utah Jazz: Is Jefferson worth re-signing?

Richard Jefferson scores in a game against the Philadelphia 76ers. Jefferson has started every game for the Jazz this season. As the NBA season rapidly approaches its climax for the Utah Jazz, a multitude of questions arise for general manager Dennis Lindsey about who the Jazz should keep for next season, and who should be let go in the wake of one of the worst seasons in Utah Jazz...
March 29, 2014  |  Discuss

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