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Samardo Samuels Living The Good Life In Milan

Former Cardinal Samardo Samuels was one of the more recent Cardinals to spend time in the NBA.  When he came to Louisville from New Jersey, by way of Jamaica, he was ranked as one of the top high school prospects to ever commit to Louisville. Samardo spent two solid seasons here, but never really lived up to the hype that the No.2 rated player in the class brings.  Samardo left...
Via The Cardinal Connect
October 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Samardo Samuels Will Take His Talents To Italy

Former Louisville forward Samardo Samuels will be taking his talents to Italy next season. Samuels has reportedly signed with Emporio Armani Milano of Italy’s top level professional league. The deal is for two years. Since leaving Louisville in 2010, the Jamaica native has been well traveled. He went undrafted in 2010, but played well enough in the summer league for the Chicago...
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July 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Samardo Samuels Waived By The Cavaliers

Former Louisville big man Samardo Samuels was waived by the Cleveland Cavaliers over the weekend. Samuels is in his third season with the Cavs after signing as an undrafted free agent in 2010. In three seasons in the NBA, Samuels has averaged 5.9 points and 3.4 rebounds. This was expected to be a breakout year for the Jamaican native after losing weight and getting in much better...
Via The Cardinal Connect
January 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Samuels waived by Cavs, draws interest

The Cavaliers waived Samardo Samuels on Sunday, and the hustling big man is already drawing interest from around the league. Both the Brooklyn Nets and Oklahoma City Thunder are among the teams that may be interested, league sources said. Samuels is a 6-foot-9 power forward. He was in his third season with the Cavs after signing as an undrafted free agent in 2010. He appeared...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
January 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Cavaliers Waive Samardo Samuels

The Cavaliers announced this afternoon that they have waived forward Samardo Samuels. Samuels, 23, played in 18 games (1 start) for the Cavaliers this season, averaging 3.2 points and 1.6 rebounds while shooting just 37% and posting a 6.44 PER.  His best season came two years ago when he averaged 7.8 points and 4.3 boards in 37 games (10 starts). Samardo’s contract was non-guaranteed...
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January 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Samardo Samuels to Play for Jamaica in Centrobasket Championship

Good news for the Jamaican National team: Cleveland Cavaliers power forward Samardo Samuels has agreed to represent them in the upcoming Centrobasket Men’s Championship tournament to be held this June in Puerto Rico. Bad news for the Jamaican National team: Samuels is the headlining act, per The Jamaican Observer, as Indiana Pacers center Roy Hibbert — captain of the 2010 team...
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May 18, 2012  |  Discuss

Samuels misses Toronto game with passport issues

Because of a passport snafu, forward Samardo Samuels didn't travel with the team to Toronto after Tuesday's game.He wasn't available to play against the Raptors, who blasted the Cavs (3-3) on Wednesday, 92-77.Samuels, who will be 23 on Jan. 9, is a native of Jamaica. Apparently he misplaced his passport. He's reportedly applied for a new one, but it takes time to...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
January 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Player misses game due to lost passport

Cleveland Cavaliers center Samardo Samuels couldn't travel with the team for its game in Toronto against the Raptors because he misplaced his passport.

Via Larry Brown Sports
January 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Cavs center Samuels has passport issue

Cavaliers backup center Samardo Samuels will not play in Toronto because he doesn't have a passport. The team said Samuels did not travel with the club and won't be in uniform Wednesday night as Cleveland visits the Raptors to open a seven-game road trip. The Cavs said Samuels, who is averaging 7.3 points and 2.5 rebounds in 16 minutes, will rejoin them in Minnesota Thursday...
Via AP on Fox
January 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Samardo Samuels: “I am ready to Play Basketball”

Fox Sports Ohio’s Sam Amico polled seven NBA players.  The result: all of them want to play basketball, even if it means agreeing to a 50-50 split of Basketball Related Income.  Though he was not apart of the sample provided by Amico, Cavaliers big man Samardo Samuels throws his name into the hat of those who want to lace up their high-tops and start earning a living once again...
Via Waiting For Next Year
November 03, 2011  |  Discuss
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