Larry Nance Jr. RUMORS & NEWS

  • Blazers’ Plan A to get Damian Lillard more help before Larry Nance Jr. trade

    Clutch Points "The Portland Trail Blazers added more help for Damian Lillard when they landed Larry Nance Jr. in the three-team deal that sent Lauri Markkanen to the Cleveland Cavaliers. Before that, however, they were apparently eyeing a different player: Memphis Grizzlies wing Dillon..." August 30

  • Does Kevin Love Wish He Got Traded To Blazers Instead Of Larry Nance?

    Fadeaway World "Larry Nance Jr. has recently become a member of the Portland Trail Blazers, with a three-team trade that sent forward Lauri Markkanen to the Cleveland Cavaliers and Derrick Jones Jr. to the Chicago Bulls. Nance will provide a great defensive presence to the Portland Trail Blazers and..." August 30

  • Larry Nance Jr. Wasn’t Surprised Cavaliers Traded Him

    Cleveland.com "According to sources close to Nance, he wasn’t caught off guard by Friday’s agreed-to deal. He is happy about his fit with the Blazers -- and a chance to play with Damian Lillard and buddy CJ McCollum. Portland, which finished sixth in the Western Conference last season and hired..." August 28

  • Lauri Markkanen Headed To Cleveland Cavaliers In Three-Team Sign-And-Trade

    Hoops Rumors "The Cavaliers will acquire Lauri Markkanen from the Bulls in a sign-and-trade deal that also includes the Trail Blazers, tweets ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. Portland will receive Larry Nance Jr. in the deal, according to..." August 27

  • Grading Portland Trail Blazers’ 2021 offseason after acquiring Larry Nance Jr. in trade

    Clutch Points "In their continued efforts to surround franchise superstar Damian Lillard with more talent, the Portland Trail Blazers have added Larry Nance Jr., who could provide them with more youth and athleticism on the wing. After re-signing Norman Powell to a long-term deal and..." August 27

  • 3 Teams Who Could Consider A Trade For Larry Nance Jr.

    NBA Analysis "The Cleveland Cavaliers really have not been in the news much this offseason, as the 2021-22 season appears to be a year they look to take the next step in their young talent’s development. Collin Sexton, Darius Garland, Isaac Okoro, Jarrett Allen and now Evan Mobley make up one of the..." August 24

  • This Cavaliers-Celtics Trade Is Focused On Larry Nance Jr.

    NBA Analysis "For years now, the Boston Celtics have constantly been one of the better teams in the Eastern Conference contending for another NBA title, but they have not seemed to be able to get back to the NBA Finals.  The Celtics came close a few times over the last handful of years,..." August 23

  • Cavaliers may be open to Larry Nance Jr. trade

    Pro Basketball Talk "Rookie Evan Mobley likely starts at the four for Cleveland next season, next to Jarrett Allen at center. While Mobley’s long-term position in the NBA may be at the five, he is not physically ready for that grind yet, and he slots better at the four. Behind him would..." August 22

  • Celtics Continually Linked To Larry Nance Jr.

    Heavy "As appealing as impending free agents such as Chris Paul and Kyle Lowry may sound, the Boston Celtics‘ best chance of bolstering their roster this summer likely remains the Gordon Hayward trade exception. With retaining Evan Fournier looking to be atop Brad Stevens’ to-do list,..." July 19

  • Cleveland Cavaliers’ Larry Nance Jr. could be done for season

    Sportsnaut "Cleveland Cavaliers forward Larry Nance Jr. sustained a fractured right thumb in Sunday’s 119-110 road loss to the Washington Wizards and will likely miss the rest of the season. Nance was hurt while fighting for a loose ball in the fourth quarter. He later left the contest in..." April 26

  • Jarrett Allen, Larry Nance Jr. to return Wednesday vs. Charlotte Hornets

    Cleveland.com "The Cleveland Cavaliers’ frontcourt is suddenly crowded. Sources tell cleveland.com that both Jarrett Allen and Larry Nance Jr. will play in Wednesday’s game against the Charlotte Hornets. Nance and Allen practiced Tuesday afternoon -- the final step before..." April 14

  • Larry Nance Jr., Jarrett Allen both return to basketball activities

    Cleveland.com "The Cleveland Cavaliers could soon be getting close to full strength. Jarrett Allen and Larry Nance Jr., sidelined since late March, have returned to basketball-related activities on a limited basis. The Cavs held a light practice session on Friday afternoon following their recent..." April 11

  • Larry Nance Jr. Reportedly Lost Nearly 20 Lbs. In 1 Week Due To Mystery Illness

    TMZ "Scary situation for Larry Nance, Jr. -- the Cleveland Cavaliers forward reportedly lost nearly 20 POUNDS in just over a week while battling a non-COVID-related illness. But, luckily, the 28-year-old is starting to show signs of improvement and is "on the..." April 07

  • Larry Nance Jr. keeps validating Cleveland Cavaliers’ decision to reject trade offers for him

    Cleveland.com "The Cleveland Cavaliers spent the last few months telling interested teams Larry Nance Jr. wasn’t available in a trade. That didn’t stop the calls from coming. The first two post-deadline games spotlight why. Why playoff contenders -- New Orleans, Miami, Dallas, Boston and..." March 29