Cavaliers Rumors & News

  • 10h
    Adrian Wojnarowski @WojYahooNBA

    Washington Wizards have talked to free agent Luol Deng, but still determined to re-sign Trevor Ariza, league sources tell Yahoo Sports.

  • Clippers, Cavaliers Among Teams Interested In Anthony Tolliver

    Real GM Basketball "Free agent Anthony Tolliver has been in substantial conversations with six NBA teams – including the Los Angeles Clippers and Cleveland Cavaliers – as a stretch-forward addition, league sources told RealGM. Tolliver has also received interest from the Detroit Pistons, Washington Wizards, San..." July 10

  • 13h
    Chris Broussard @Chris_Broussard

    While Cavs pursue Mike Miller, Miller is getting close to agreeing to terms with Denver, source says

  • LeBron to rejoin Cavs will be announced on his Web site before he leaves for World Cup

    Sheridan Hoops "The Decision has been made, even though it hasn’t been made public by the man himself. LeBron James is returning to the Cleveland Cavaliers, a league source tells James met with Miami Heat president Pat Riley on Wednesday in Las Vegas to deliver the news, and Riley did his..." July 10

  • 8h
    Adrian Wojnarowski @WojYahooNBA

    Cavs pressed Celtics/Nets officials to complete paperwork on 3-way trade in last hour, needed it done "immediately." Cap space is clear now.

  • 7h
    Sam Amico @SamAmicoFSO

    To be more precise, no less than five police officers at LeBron James home. They were told to expect a 3:30 ET announcement.

  • NBA announces salary cap of $63.065 million

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "The NBA announced that the salary cap for the 2014-15 season will be an all-time high of $63.065 million, an increase by 7.5 percent. The tax level for the season will be $76.829 million, an increase of 7.1 percent. The minimum team salary, which is set at 90 percent of the cap, is $56.759..." July 10

  • Wiggins' reps told no trade with Wolves including Love coming "Ever since the Cleveland Cavaliers won this year's draft lottery, there has been speculation that they might trade the No. 1 pick. They've said all the right things about keeping Andrew Wiggins since selecting him, but could he possibly be on the move? USA Today reported that his representatives..." July 10

  • Sources: Cavs, Nets, Celtics partner in trade "The Cleveland Cavaliers will trade Jarrett Jack to the Brooklyn Nets on Thursday as part of a three-team deal with Boston to create more salary-cap space for the pursuit of LeBron James, according to sources close to the process. Sources told that the Nets have agreed to take on the..." July 09

  • Report: 90 percent chance LeBron returns to Cleveland

    Sheridan Hoops "A plugged-in source tells me there is a 90 percent chance that LeBron James will return to the Cleveland Cavaliers, and it will be announced on if it happens. That is my latest intelligence, and it comes from the same league source who told me Monday that he felt there was a..." July 09

  • Cavs discussed Kevin Love deal with LeBron's agent

    Fox Sports Ohio "The Cleveland Cavaliers outlined potential trade scenarios involving Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Love with Rich Paul, LeBron James' agent, two sources told FOX Sports Ohio. The Cavs expressed to Paul that, after their discussions with the Timberwolves, doing a deal "would not be easy,"..." July 09

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    Chris Broussard @Chris_Broussard

    While Cavs pursue Mike Miller, Miller is getting close to agreeing to terms with Denver, source says

  • 1d
    Sam Amico @SamAmicoFSO

    The Cavs are pursuing free agent shooting guard Mike Miller, sources tell @FOXSportsOH.

  • Report: Cavs to target Trevor Ariza if they miss out on LeBron "The Cleveland Cavaliers intend on using their newly acquired cap space to make a run at free agent forward Trevor Ariza if they can't get LeBron James, according to Yahoo Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski. The Washington Wizards have also made it a priority to retain Ariza. This sounds a bit..." July 09

  • Celtics Acquire Tyler Zeller, Marcus Thornton, 1st-Round Pick In 3-Team Deal

    Boston Globe "According to several reports, the Celtics are using the Traded Player Exception (TPE), acquired in the deal that sent Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett to the Nets, to make the move. The Celtics will also give up a second-round pick. Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge appears to..." July 09

  • Cleveland stuck between ‘hate’ and desperation for LeBron

    New York Post "When you break a city’s heart, there is a steep price to pay. Fan forgiveness takes time, even if you are the King. “I hate him. I don’t want him back,’’ Jason Timothy, 27, said Tuesday on the four-year anniversary of The Decision, the day LeBron James officially dumped the grittiness of..." July 09

  • Andrew Wiggins signs $10-12 million Adidas contract

    USA Today "Andrew Wiggins, the No. 1 pick overall pick by the Cleveland Cavaliers in the June draft, has reached a shoe and apparel deal with Adidas, a person familiar with the deal told USA TODAY Sports. The person requested anonymity because he was not authorized to speak publicly about the deal until..." July 09

  • LeBron Narrows Choices To Heat, Cavs

    Real GM Basketball "LeBron James has narrowed his choices down to the Miami Heat and Cleveland Cavaliers, according to Adrian Wojnarowski during an appearance on Fox Sports Live. James will meet with Pat Riley on Wednesday." July 09

  • Jim Brown says LeBron only should return to Cavaliers if Dan Gilbert makes public apology

    St. Paul Pioneer Press "Cleveland’s greatest sports legend would have no problem with LeBron James returning to the city, but believes he only should under one condition. Jim Brown, the hall of fame Browns running back, believes James only should re-sign with the Cavaliers if owner Dan Gilbert makes a public apology...." July 08

  • Report: LeBron's 'inner circle' wants return to Cavs "LeBron James' "inner circle", including his wife Savannah, reportedly believe he should return to Cleveland, according to Chris Sheridan of SheridanHoops. Sheridan cites a "source who has been briefed" on James' free agency. Yahoo Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski previously reported that James'..." July 08

  • Cavs explain why they took down Dan Gilbert's letter to LeBron James

    SB Nation "By now, you've probably noticed that Dan Gilbert's famous Comic Sans letter to LeBron James, an active link on the team's website even four years later, was taken down for good Sunday night at the same time rumors circulated about a meeting between the Cavaliers and James' agent to discuss a..." July 08

  • 3d
    Ken Berger @KBergCBS

    The Mavs, Cavs, Lakers and Heat are pursuing Wizards free agent Trevor Ariza, league sources say. Ariza seeking deal starting at $9-$11m.

  • Cavaliers take down Dan Gilbert's scathing letter "The Cavaliers' website is now sans Comic Sans. As rumors of a potential return to Cleveland for LeBron James swirled Sunday night and into Monday, the Cavaliers removed the infamous letter that Dan Gilbert wrote in the aftermath of The Decision in 2010 Sunday night. The page it has remained on..." July 07

  • Cavs believe James is open to pitch "After more than two years of planning, the Cleveland Cavaliers believe they have LeBron James legitimately listening to their pitch to leave the Miami Heat and return to his home state in free agency, according to sources close to the process. There has yet to be a firm indication that James..." July 07

  • 3d
    Adrian Wojnarowski @WojYahooNBA

    In pursuit of max slot for LeBron James, Cavs searching for team to take Nets' Marcus Thornton in deal to unload Jarrett Jack, sources say.

  • 5d
    Adrian Wojnarowski @WojYahooNBA

    Meanwhile, Rockets, Cavs pushing closer to creating max contract slots. Deals lined up for Jeremy Lin. Cavs shopping Jarrett Jack w/ a pick.

  • 7d
    SportsCenter @SportsCenter

    THIS JUST IN: Reps from CLE, PHX, HOU & DAL have met w/ LeBron's agent in past days. (via @Chris_Broussard, @ESPNSteinLine, @WindhorstESPN)

  • 7d
    Adrian Wojnarowski @WojYahooNBA

    Free agent Luol Deng intrigued with Clippers sign-and-trade possibilities, sources tell Yahoo. He's expected to speak with Doc Rivers today.

  • 8d
    Adrian Wojnarowski @WojYahooNBA

    Utah RFA Gordon Hayward is meeting with Cavaliers officials in Cleveland today, sources tell Yahoo. Offer sheet could be forthcoming.

  • Cavs preparing max offer for Hayward "The Cleveland Cavaliers are preparing a maximum offer sheet for swingman Gordon Hayward, according to ESPN's Brian Windhorst. He's meeting with the team on Tuesday, as reported by Yahoo Sports, and a contract that lucrative would put the Utah Jazz in a tough position. They'd obviously rather he..." July 02

  • 9d
    Marc Stein @ESPNSteinLine

    Stretch big man Spencer Hawes drawing interest from clutch of contenders already (Blazers, Clips, Rockets, Mavs) on top of incumbent Cavs

  • 9d
    Sam Amico @SamAmicoFSO

    CJ Miles (Cavs) will meet with Pacers on Tuesday. Miles an unrestricted free agent.

  • Cavs willing to spend to win LeBron back

    Akron Beacon Journal "The white Cadillac Escalade pulled into the parking garage attached to the IMG building on July 1, 2010, and LeBron James slipped out of the passenger side door. He flipped a black backpack over his shoulders and entered the headquarters of his LRMR marketing firm as the frenzied scene outside..." July 01

  • Irving agrees to $90 million extension to stay with Cavs

    SB Nation "Despite much noise to the contrary, Kyrie Irving and the Cavaliers agreed to the five-year maximum extension on the first day of free agency. After much speculation, Kyrie Irving has indeed agreed to sign a five-year maximum extension to stay with the Cleveland Cavaliers, according to owner Dan..." July 01

  • Cavs flying to New Jersey to offer Kyrie Irving the max "Members of the Cleveland Cavaliers front office are flying to New Jersey on Monday in order to meet star point guard Kyrie Irving and offer him a maximum contract extension as soon as the team is allowed to, according to ESPN's Chris Broussard. It was reported weeks ago that the Cavs would try..." June 30

  • Cavs Pick Andrew Wiggins at No. 1 "The Cleveland Cavaliers selected Kansas forward Andrew Wiggins with the No. 1 pick in the 2014 NBA Draft. With their third No. 1 pick in four years, the Cavaliers are hoping to add a second star to the roster with Kyrie Irving. They failed to add a star with Anthony Bennett last season,..." June 27

  • Hornets will receive Alonzo Gee as part of Cavs trade

    At The Hive "According to a tweet from Tom Withers of the Assosciated Press, the Hornets have received Alonzo Gee as part of the Cavaliers trade. It was reported earlier that the Hornets were sending newly drafted center, Dwight Powell, to the Cavaliers along with Brendan Haywood. At the time it looked like..." June 27

  • 14d
    Chad Ford @chadfordinsider

    Dante Exum has declined to fly to Cleveland for a workout today according to a source

    2014 NBA Draft Day Rumors - Live Blog

    PSD Staff Thursday night's draft should be one of the best in recent memory. But more importantly, the draft day rumors should be flying around all day long with dozens of teams looking to move up into the lottery positions. Buckle up! June 26

  • 14d
    Adrian Wojnarowski @WojYahooNBA

    Philadelphia is no longer pursuing a deal with Cleveland for the No. 1 pick, league source tells Yahoo Sports.

  • 14d
    John Clark CSN @JClarkCSN

    Sixers have offered the Cavs their 3,10,32 picks to get top pick to draft Andrew Wiggins, according to @dlynamCSN

  • 14d
    Bob Cooney @BobCooney76

    According to league source, Sixers in full court press with Cleveland to get No. 1 pick. "They really, really, really want Wiggins."

  • 14d
    Sam Amick @sam_amick

    I'm told Philly (No. 3) isn't pursuing deals w/ Bucks No. 2).Possibly telling w/ GM Sam Hinkie reportedly pursuing No. 1 for Wiggins w/ Cavs

  • 14d
    Adrian Wojnarowski @WojYahooNBA

    Cleveland and Orlando nowhere on a possible deal for the No. 1 pick, team sources tell Yahoo Sports. "Total bullshit," one executive says.

  • 14d
    Jeff Goodman @GoodmanESPN

    Cleveland Cavs extremely active in the trade market in the past 24 hours for the No. 1 overall pick. Still torn on Wiggins/Parker.

  • 14d
    Chad Ford @chadfordinsider

    Sources: Cavs were calling around offering teams Orlando's picks at 4 & 12 for players last night. Interesting

  • Heat, Cavs, Rockets, Knicks, Nets top LeBron's list, not Clippers "ESPN reports that the Miami Heat, Cleveland Cavaliers, New York Knicks, and Brooklyn Nets top LeBron James' list of potential free agent destinations, in that order, and that the Clippers, surprisingly, are not at the top of that list. As mentioned above, I'm told the Clippers are not among..." June 25

  • Cavs talked No. 1 for Kevin Love, he wouldn't commit to re-sign "The Cleveland Cavaliers and Minnesota Timberwolves reportedly discussed a deal involving Kevin Love and the No. 1 pick in Thursday's draft, but talks died because Love wouldn't commit to re-signing after the trade, according to Yahoo Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski. The top pick would've been a..." June 25

  • Cavs trying to arrange last-minute Dante Exum workout "The Cleveland Cavaliers are trying to arrange a last-minute workout and interview with prospect Dante Exum, according to ESPN's Andy Katz: The Cavaliers, who already have All-Star point guard Kyrie Irving, are unlikely to take Exum with the No. 1 pick, but he could be an option for the team if..." June 25

  • Cavs make Tyronn Lue top-paid assistant coach in NBA history

    Yahoo! Sports "The Cleveland Cavaliers have made associate head coach Tyronn Lue the highest-paid assistant coach in NBA history – and perhaps all of professional sports – league sources told Yahoo Sports. To leave Doc Rivers and the Los Angeles Clippers to join coach David Blatt's staff with the Cavaliers,..." June 25