Richard Jefferson RUMORS & NEWS

  • JR Smith, Richard Jefferson Respond to Bradley Beal Saying Cavs Didn’t Want to See Wizards

    Black Sports Online "It’s an actual fact, but Bradley Beal shouldn’t be the one delivering the message. NBA logic suggest that the Washington Wizards would have matched up better with the Cleveland Cavaliers, on the strength of their dynamic backcourt, and Beal harped on that point when making these comments...." May 20

  • Cavaliers Richard Jefferson calls out Warriors Draymond Green

    Fanrag Sports "Cleveland Cavaliers forward Richard Jefferson has responded to Golden State big man Draymond Green’s criticism about the Cavaliers’ level of competition in the playoffs, according to Jordan Heck. Green recently said he likes to watch “good basketball,” and that when Cleveland plays, “you’re..." May 11

  • Richard Jefferson on Draymond Green’s podcast: It’s ‘something you try and fall asleep to’

    Sportsnaut "The level of petty in today’s NBA just continues to be taken to another level. Whether rival players actually don’t like one another or if it’s just for show, there’s a lot of trash-talking taking place around the Association. From LeBron James’ Warriors-themed birthday party to Stephen Curry..." April 07

  • Bill Walton tells story on-air of how he got Richard Jefferson suspended for two games at Arizona

    Awful Announcing "Wednesday night’s ESPN broadcast of Dave Pasch, Bill Walton and Dick Vitale calling the NBA game between the Indiana Pacers and the Cleveland Cavaliers produced plenty of memorable moments, but the highlight may have been Walton sharing an unusual story about his connection to Cavs’ forward..." February 16

  • Cavs' Jefferson: LeBron 'always wants to feel uncomfortable'

    ESPN "Forty-eight hours before the Cleveland Cavaliers lost at home to a sub-.500 Sacramento Kings team, LeBron James sat in front of his locker at the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans and touched and twisted his overgrown black beard as he unloaded on the state of his team. He had been growing..." January 26

  • Kyrie Irving offers to pay Richard Jefferson's fine for taunting tech

    ESPN "Cavaliers veteran swingman Richard Jefferson was assessed a technical foul for taunting after he smiled and winked -- yes, winked -- at the Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant in the fourth quarter of Cleveland's 109-108 come-from-behind victory on Christmas Day. "I was a little bit surprised..." December 26