Anderson Varejao RUMORS & NEWS

  • Warriors' Anderson Varejao in 'strange' position facing Cavs in NBA Finals

    USA Today "Anderson Varejao knew he had a good chance of playing in the 2016 NBA Finals. He just didn’t know he would be with the Golden State Warriors. He spent his entire career with the Cleveland Cavaliers until they traded him to the Portland Trail Blazers at the trade deadline. The Blazers cut..." June 06

  • LeBron James and Kevin Love called out Anderson Varejao for flopping

    USA Today "Game 1 of the NBA Finals couldn’t go a first half without controversy, and it all seems to be about flopping. After Draymond Green drew a foul and apparently kicked Kyrie Irving, the Warriors’ Anderson Varejao drew a questionable foul on former teammate Kevin Love." June 03

  • Anderson Varejao Is Not Guaranteed a Championship Ring If the Cavaliers Win the Title

    The Big Lead "Anderson Varejao was drafted by the Orlando Magic in the 2nd round of the 2004 NBA Draft. A month later, he was traded to the Cavaliers in the trade that brought Drew Gooden to Cleveland. Varejao then played his next 11 seasons with the Cavs, appearing in 71 playoff games for the team during..." June 01

  • Warriors are favorite to sign Anderson Varejao

    ESPN "The Golden State Warriors have emerged as the heavy favorite to sign soon-to-be free agent Anderson Varejao, according to league sources. League sources told ESPN.com that Varejao is leaning strongly toward joining the Warriors after he clears waivers Sunday at 5 p.m. Sources say that the..." February 21

  • Thunder interested in Anderson Varejao

    The Oklahoman "Less than 24 hours after the NBA's trading deadline came and went the Thunder has been linked to a potential buyout candidate. Anderson Varejao has captured the attention of Oklahoma City's front office, according to ESPN reporter Brian Windhorst. Appearing on an ESPN Cleveland radio segment,..." February 20

  • Warriors, Thunder, Spurs, Mavs eyeing Anderson Varejao

    ESPN "The Golden State Warriors are contemplating a run at free agent-to-be Anderson Varejao, according to league sources. Sources told ESPN.com that the Warriors are among several teams, along with Oklahoma City, San Antonio and Dallas, currently investigating the prospect of signing Varejao, who is..." February 20

  • Anderson Varejao deserved better by the Cleveland Cavaliers

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "When you think of the epitome of being selfless, giving and loyal, Anderson Varejao comes to mind. Unfortunately, when it comes to business in the NBA, loyalty isn't always reciprocated. The Cleveland Cavaliers shipped out a Cavalier lifer, or at least he wanted to be. In return, they got..." February 19

  • Magic send Frye to Cavaliers in 3-team deal

    The Score "The Orlando Magic have traded stretch four Channing Frye to the Cleveland Cavaliers in a three-way deal that would see Anderson Varejao dealt to the Portland Trail Blazers, USA Today's Sam Amick reports. The Magic would send draft picks along with Varejao to Portland in exchange for an expiring..." February 19

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    Sam Amick @sam_amick

    Channing Frye will be sent to the Cavs from Orlando, I'm told. Anderson Varejao will wind up in Portland. More to come.

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    Adrian Wojnarowski @WojVerticalNBA

    The Portland Trail Blazers will likely waive Anderson Varejao, league sources tell @TheVertical.

  • Kevin Love, Iman Shumpert, Anderson Varejao expected to remain in Cleveland through deadline

    Akron Beacon Journal "While Thursday’s 3 p.m. trade deadline is looming, the Cavaliers have been engaged in trade talks on multiple fronts, according to various league sources. The odds of them actually striking a significant trade prior to the deadline, however, remain slim. Anything can change in the final..." February 18

  • Cavs offered Anderson Varejao to Magic for Channing Frye

    Fear The Sword "If a report from ESPN's Marc Stein is to be believed (and it probably should), there is a bit of substance to the rumors from last night that the Cavs are interested in Channing Frye. And the Cavs offer would include Anderson Varejao, a favorite of both many Cavs fans and LeBron James. The Magic..." February 18

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    Frank Isola @FisolaNYDN

    Cavs also considering a trade that would include a LeBron favorite, Anderson Varejao. Portland & Philadelphia are possibilities.

  • Anderson Varejao won't request a trade from Cleveland Cavaliers, despite being stuck on the bench

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Seldom-used Cleveland Cavaliers center Anderson Varejao told cleveland.com he has not requested a trade and says he will not do so. "If I go anywhere else and win a championship, it's not going to be the same," he said. "I want to win a championship in Cleveland. That's where I want to stay. I..." January 12